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Posted: Thursday, March 21, 2013 2:23 PM

Location: 1901 North Market Street, Wilmington, DE, US
Event start date and time: April 12, 2013 5:00 PM
Event end date and time: April 12, 2013 5:00 PM

Run for the Ages Race Information

WilmingtonSeniorCenter's 4th annual Run for the Ages will be held on Saturday, April 13, 2013. The race events will begin and end at the WilmingtonSeniorCenter at 1901 N. Market Street, with the USATF Certified 5K and 10K courses going through scenic BrandywinePark. Registration opens at 7:30 a.m., with the race events beginning as follows:

  • 8:30 a.m. – 10K Run
  • 10:00 a.m. – 5K Run
  • 10:00 a.m. – 5K Walk
  • 10:00 a.m. – 1-mile Senior Stroll

Runners and walkers of all ages can participate in a 10K run, 5K run, 5K walk or 1 mile stroll. NOVA Timing Systems will chip time the 10 K and 5K events using the IPCIO chip timing system. Awards will be given to the fastest male and female runners and the top three in age groups. Awards will also be given to the top 3 male and female walkers.


Online registration is available until 4/11/13 at In person registration is available at the WilmingtonSeniorCenter and the Delaware Running Company store in Greenville, Delaware.

Pre-registration cost is $20. Registration on day of race is $25. Cost to run both races is $35.00 (one T-shirt). Events are free for children 10 and under (no T-shirt).

Individual and Team Donations

Participants are encouraged to get donations from friends and colleagues to help the WilmingtonSeniorCenter provide health, activities and economic security for older adults. Teams of runners and walkers can seek contributions, too. Go to the race website at for information on starting a team and to make online donations. Prizes will be given to team captains with the most members and who raise the most money. The individual who raises the most money will also receive a prize.

T-Shirts, Refreshments and More!

Tek T-Shirts are guaranteed for anyone who registers by April 1st. Everyone can enjoy post-race refreshments, as well as drawings for door prizes and musical entertainment. Pre- and post-race massages will also be available on a first come, first served basis.


Parking will be available in the lots at 19th & Market Streets and at Concord & Market.


If you'd like additional information, please email us at or call us at (302) 651-3460.


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