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Hometown Heroes 5K Wilmington, DE 19806 US


Hometown Heroes 5K Run

6:00PM EDT - 8:00PM EDT

Hometown Heroes 1 Mile Walk

6:00PM EDT - 8:00PM EDT


Delaware Tech’s Stanton and Wilmington campuses will host the annual Hometown Heroes 5K Run/1 Mile Walk on Wednesday, September 20 at 6 p.m. at the clock tower in Rockford Park, Lookout Dr., Wilmington, DE. Registration will open at 5 p.m.

This year’s event is free, and you can purchase a race t-shirt for $15. T-shirts will be distributed at Rockford Park on race day. Other race amenities include food, music, and games – fun for the whole family!

If you can't attend in person but would still like to support student scholarships, you can make a donation.

Delaware Tech trains many essential workers such as paramedics, nurses, small business owners, IT professionals, and more who become our Hometown Heroes.

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Make a Donation

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Participant SWAG

T-shirts will be available for purchase at Rockford Park on race day. All t-shirts are $15.


Age Groups and Awards

Overall 1st place Male/Female
Overall 1st place Delaware Tech Faculty/Staff
Overall 1st place Delaware Tech Student Finisher

Top 3 in each age group (Gold, Silver, Bronze) 
13 and under, 14-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+


The awards will be announced post race at Rockford Park. 

Course Map

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