Sat April 24, 2021 Newark, DE 19702 US Directions

Placers Cares 5K

$29 9:00AM EDT - 11:00AM EDT
243 spots left. Registration ends April 23, 2021 at 11:59pm EDT

Placers Cares 5K - VIRTUAL

$29 Registration ends April 23, 2021 at 11:59pm EDT
674 Pencader Drive
Midnight Oil Brewery
Newark, DE US 19702
Mask requirements from the state of Delaware

In order to host a live event, we are required to follow the requirements by the State of Delaware.
By signing up for this race you understand that you may be required to wear a mask pre, post and during the race.
Protocols are changing all the time and we keep you posted when we are notified.  
We check in on a weekly basis with the State to see what the current protocols are with 5K events.
Once we have a final say from the State on the protocol for the 5K we send out an email and also update this page.


Join us for the Placers Cares 5K benefitting Preston's March for Energy.

Proceeds from this event help to purchase adaptive bikes for children in our local community.

So lace up those shoes....put in some miles...and enjoy all the SMILES!

Runners Amenities

Runners will receive:
- Post Race Food
- Post Race Drink
- T-Shirt

Bib Pick Up

Saturday April 24th from 8:00am till 8:55am at Midnight Oil Brewery.
5K Start Time 9am.
*NO Day of Registration

Awards & Age Groups

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

Parking for Event

There is plenty of parking in the Midnight Oil parking lot or across the street.

Virtual 5K Information

What is a virtual 5K?
A virtual 5K is a race you can run or walk anytime and anywhere you like.  
How do I post my results for the 5K?
From now until Saturday April 24th you can submit your official time.
Click the results page HERE.
Click the Submit Virtual Results button on the right side.
Provide your information.
Submit your time.
*Remember this is on the honor system.
Will my results count for age group awards?
Your virtual results do not count towards age group awards.  However you can print off a finishers certificate online.
Will my SWAG be mailed to me?
If you would like your SWAG shipped to you there will be a $4.95 shipping and handling charge that you can pay at the time of check out.  SWAG will be mailed after the completion of the event on April 24th.
You can pick up your SWAG at no charge at Captain Blue Hens on Main Street.  SWAG pick up dates are Wednesday April 28th - May 12th.  Please go to their FB PAGE for hours and directions.

*Map is for directional purposes only. 

Important information all participants should know.

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