Running on Faith 5K

Sat October 12, 2019 Newark, DE 19711 US Directions



Due to construction on Academy Street the course has been moved to Olan Thomas Park.

This course starts/finishes below the Wood Fire Pizza on Cleveland Ave.

Registration and Bib Pick Up will take place in Olan Thomas Park.

Post Race celebration will still be at the Stone Balloon.

Parking is recommended in the same lots as before.



Olan Thomas Park (Below Wood Fired Pizza)
89 Paper Mill Road
Newark, DE US 19711


Join us on Saturday, October 12th, 2019 for the third annual Running On Faith 5K Run/Walk to benefit Athletes InterVarsity at the University of Delaware.  

Athletes InterVarsity's vision is to see Athletes and Coaches Transformed, Collegiate Athletics Renewed, and World Changers Developed.  Proceeds go towards student scholarships for the AIV Winter Conference as well as resourcing the sport specific chaplaincies on campus, student leadership development, and mentorship of varsity and club athletes.  Thank you for supporting this important work!

Race starts promptly at 9am.

Bib pick up and registration is from 8:00am-8:45am at *OLAN THOMAS PARK.  Starting line is *at OLAN THOMAS PARK.

Post Race Party

Take a short walk from the finish line to the Stone Balloon Ale house for our afterparty.  Complimentary food and drinks (cash bar available) will be served to all race participants, and awards will be handed out to top finishers in each category (see below) as well as to largest team and largest church.  Thanks to the Stone Balloon for generously hosting us!

Parking Information

Race Parking is available on Main Street (public lots and meters).  Park near the Stone Balloon Ale House so your car is close to the after party!

Parking Information Found Here

Awards and Age Groups

Overall Male/Female

Overall Masters Male/Female

Top 3 in each age group

13 and under, 14-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70+

Largest Church

Largest Team

...and more give aways at the Stone Balloon after party!


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