Tubman Garrett Riverfront Park, Wilmington, DE
Sunday, April 26, 2020 @ 7:30am
Once again in 2020, the 5K distance will be an official part of the festivities! To add to the excitement, the 5K will now be held prior to the full and half marathons! The inclusion of this distance (along with the Kids Fun Run) into the Running Festival lineup ensures that there is a race distance for participants of every ability!
There is no age restriction for the 5K race. Registrants must be able to complete the 3.1 mile course in 1 hour and 30 minutes.
The 5k field will be limited to 500 participants. Please register early.
Online registration will close close April 24, 2020 at 11:59pm or earlier if the field is filled, registration will be available at the expo if space remains. Please register early as we have sold out in the past.
Please take the time to confirm the accuracy of the registration information. Once registered, you may be able to view and edit your information HERE.
NO FAXED OR EMAILED ENTRIES |NO REFUNDS! |NO RACE TRANSFERS!
2019 5K Course
The route for the 2020 5k will change based on recent requests by the police and Riverfront Wilmington. STAY TUNED for a new course map.
5K 2020 Race Premiums
We are excited to announce that all race premiums for the 2019 Delaware Marathon Running Festival will once again be performance race shirts provided by Under Armour. SHIRTS ARE GENDER SPECIFIC ( men’s shown on left and women’s on right in image)
- Updated UA Tech™ fabric has a softer, more natural feel for incredible all-day comfort
- Signature Moisture Transport System wicks sweat so it dries fast
- Lightweight stretch construction improves mobility for full range of motion
- Anti-microbial technology keeps your gear smelling fresher, longer
- Raglan sleeves unlock mobility for serious range of motion
- Center front logo
- Loose fit
Each 5k finisher will earn a medal to commemorate their successful completion of the race. Medals will be distributed as you cross the finish line.
CHECK OUT THE 2020 MEDAL!
The Delaware Running Festival will mint its own Inspiration Coin and embed it as part of your finisher medal. The medal design will allow the finishers to remove the magnetic coin to share with a special someone who inspired their participation, while still having their own medal to keep. [READ MORE]
Overall Winners: Trophies will be awarded to the overall male and female champions as well as to the and the second and third place finishers.
Awards Ceremony: The awards ceremony will take place at the main stage in the center of Tubman Garrett Riverfront Park at 12:00pm. Only the overall winners from the full marathon, half marathon, team relay, Dare Devil, and 5k will be awarded at the ceremony. Age group awards will be mailed.
Age Groups: Prizes go to the top three non-elite male and female age group finishers for the 5k in each of the following divisions: 16 and under 17-19, 20-24, 25-29, 30-34, 35- 39, 40-44, 45-49, 50-54, 55-59, 60-64, 65-69 and 70-74, 75+
Age group awards will be mailed within a month after the event after finishing times have been verified.
NO DUPLICATION OF AWARDS
Results & History
See past results HERE.