Sun September 19, 2021 Newark, DE 19702 US Directions

Feathered Friends 5K

$29 9:00AM EDT - 11:00AM EDT Registration ends September 18, 2021 at 11:59pm EDT

Feathered Friends 5K - VIRTUAL

$29 Registration ends September 18, 2021 at 11:59pm EDT

Join us on Sunday, September 19, 2021 to help native wild birds at Tri-State Bird Rescue & Research’s Feathered Friends 5K, with both in-person and virtual options.

All proceeds benefit Tri-State Bird Rescue & Research, a nonprofit organization located in Newark Delaware. 

Tri-State treats more than 3,000 patients each year in our Wild Bird Clinic, offering them their best, if not only chance at a healthy return to life in the wild. Operating under federal and state permits, the staff and volunteers in our clinic provide expert medical care, housing, and diets to injured, orphaned, and oiled native wild birds.

Tri-State Bird Rescue & Research's Oiled Wildlife Response Team is one of just a handful of organizations in the United States that can manage an oiled wildlife response effort. Our professional team is ready 24/7/365 to join, lead, or assess a response situation.

2275 Pulaski Highway
Glasgow Park
Newark, DE US 19702
Bib Pick Up

Sunday September 19th from 8:00am till 8:55am at Glasgow Park.
5K Start Time 9am.
*NO Day of Registration

Awards & Age Groups
Participant Amenities

Participants will receive:
- Post Race Snacks
- Race T-Shirt

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 Sunday September 19th 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 September 19th.
You can pick up your SWAG at no charge at Captain Blue Hens on Main Street.  SWAG pick up dates are Wednesday September 22nd - October 6th.  Please go to their FB PAGE for hours and directions.

Parking for Event

Please use the parking lots closest to the playground and the basketball courts.

*Map is for directional purposes only.

*Important information all participants should know.

Race Contact Info

If you have any questions about this race, click the button below.

As of Friday 5/21 at 8am we will be following the State of Delaware and CDC guidance which advises that fully vaccinated people can stop distancing and wearing masks in most places indoors and outdoors. Unvaccinated and partially vaccinated individuals are recommended to continue wearing a masks in public settings and around those who live outside of their household.


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