Thu August 18, 2022 Newark, DE 19711 US Directions
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I Thought You Said RUM 5K

$29 6:30PM EDT - 8:30PM EDT
146 spots left. Price increases after August 17, 2022 at 11:59pm EDT
89 Paper Mill Rd
Olan Thomas Park
Newark, DE US 19711

Some of us LOVE it, others hate it.

Either way we felt is was important to celebrate National Rum Day with a 5K. (just a couple days before)

For all your friends who hate to run, this is for them.

I Thought You Said RUM 5K is sure not to disappoint.

Runners Amenities

Runners will receive:
- Post Race Snacks
- Post Race Drink
- Custom Bib (sign up before August 4th and have your name on the bib)
- Race SWAG

Post Race Rum Celebration

Post race join us back at Timothy's in Newark for a Rum/Run Celebration.

Rum Punch drinks, live music and friends.

Post race is from 7pm till 9pm upstairs.

Bib Pick Up

Thursday August 18th from 5:30pm till 6:25pm at Olan Thomas Park.
5K Start Time 6:30pm.
*Day of registration - $40

Awards and Age Groups

Overall Male/Female 
Overall Masters Male/Female 
Top 3 in each age group Male/Female - medals
9 & under, 10-13, 14-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+

Friends of Fusion Foundation is a non-profit organization that provides immediate assistance and support for children and first responders in the state of Delaware. They also support organizations which provide support to the same population.
*Children must be under the age of 18

Fusion Running Club Members Get 20% OFF Registration

To become an Fusion Running Club member click HERE.

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