Sat November 20, 2021 Wilmington, DE 19808 US Directions


9:00AM EST - 11:00AM EST
2501 Pike Creek Rd
St. Mark's High School
Wilmington, DE US 19808

Walk to Serve!  Let's help Catholic Charities provide available services to the needy in our Diocese. 

Did you know that one out of every 10 residents of the Diocese receive at least one service each year from Catholic Charities? The Bishop’s 5K Run/Walk will bring attention and resources to assist Catholic Charities in its continuing efforts to reach out to underserved areas of the Diocese.  This event is a great way for you to participate in the mission of Catholic Charities – providing caring service to the most vulnerable in our community.

Last year, Catholic Charities assisted more than 30,700 individuals in Delaware and Maryland’s Eastern Shore with a variety of essential services including food, clothing, energy assistance, residential and behavioral health programs.  Catholic Charities also runs the Bayard House which is the only licensed residential program in Delaware providing food, shelter, and direct care to at-risk, homeless, pregnant, and newly parenting teens and young women. With the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic, the needs of those served by Catholic Charities have risen exponentially.  

Walking either in person or virtual helps keep Catholic Charities and it’s resources a viable connection to our communities needs, especially with the pandemic and unemployment at such a high rate.  Your involvement is crucial.

We are also sponsoring a team challenge to all Diocesan Catholic Schools with the highest participants (including family & friends.)  Levels of prizes include $1000 first place, $500 second place, $500 third place!  Get involved and help raise funds for your school!  You only need 15 supporters from your school to qualify your school to win!


Bib Pick Up and Registration

Saturday November 20th at St. Mark's

8am till 8:50am

5K starts at 9am sharp

*Day of Registration is from 8am till 8:50am.  Cost is $40.

Awards and Age Groups

Overall Male/Female 

Overall Masters Male/Female

Top 3 in each age group Male/Female

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

Student Pricing

All students 18 and under are only $19.

Price reflects at checkout.

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 November 20th 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.
Can my SWAG be mailed to me?
YES.  You can have your swag mailed to you for a $4.95 charge that can be paid at registration.
Can my SWAG be picked up?
YES.  We can drop your SWAG off at Captain Blue Hens on Main Street.  If you choose this option, we will email you after the event for pick up instructions.

Diocesan Catholic School Challenge

Here is a chance for your school to win some money.

Friends and Family can join your Diocesan Catholic School Team.

When you register make sure you join the existing team for your school.

The team with the most participants by Friday November 19th at midnight will win.

1st Place - $1,000

2nd Place - $500

3rd Place - $500

Race Website

Additional race information can be found at

Race Contact Info

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