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Sat December 21, 2024 Newark, DE 19711 US Directions
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The Santa Cause 5K

$40 $30
($20: Ages 0 - 18)
10:00AM EST - 12:00PM EST Price increases after April 30, 2024 at 11:59pm EDT


158 East Main Street
Klondike Kate's
Newark, DE US 19711


Join us on December 21st for The Santa Cause 5K. 

Put on your favorite ugly sweater and log some miles for charity!

Join us afterwards for a Post Race Party at Klondike Kate's!

Runners Amenities

Runners will receive:

- Post Race Snacks

- Post Race Drinks at Klondike Kate's

- Ugly Race T-Shirt

- Custom Bib 

Bib Pick Up

Saturday December 21st from 9:00am till 9:55am at Olan Thomas Park.

5K Start Time 10:00am at Olan Thomas Park below Cleveland Ave.

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+

*Overall and Masters - based off GUN TIME

*Age Groups - based off CHIP TIME


Awards will be back at Klondike Kate's around 11:15am.


Do not fear Newark Parking.  We have plenty of it.

Here is a link of the virtual PARKING MAP.

We suggest parking behind Klondike Kate's.

Holiday Food Drive for Newark Area Welfare Committee

Help us help our community.
Please consider brining any of these needed items to the race and we will deliver them to NAWC for the holidays.
Cereal - Cereal bars - Granola bars - Crackers - Bisquick(or similar) Baking Mix - Pancake mix - Syrup - Cake mix - Brownie mix  - Cookie mix - Premade/Sealed Packaged Desserts - Corn Meal - Evaporated Milk - Flour - Sugar - Coffee - Tea - Juice - Ketchup - Mustard - Mayonnaise - Gravy - Vegetable Oil - Canned Soup & Stews - Canned Meats-tuna, chicken

Course Map

*Map is for directional purposes only

USATF Certified Course

Charity Partner

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.

*Discount applies starting 2.1.24

FAQ's & Policies

*Important information all participants should know

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