Battle on the Turf 5k


Inaugural Battle on the Turf 5k Run/Walk

& 1.5 Mile Walk

September 13, 2017 – Wednesday

Frederica, DE

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Calling all superheroes: we will be holding a superhero costume contest at the event, with prizes for the best individual and group costumes. Grab your friends and your cape and come out for a great time!

NOTE:  We are thrilled to announce this new event in Frederica using the Women’s Race for the Pink Ribbon 5k event date.  That event has moved to Mother’s Day (May 13th), 2018 and has added a 10k to go along with the 5k run walk.  Details will be posted in the fall.

Watch our promotional video here!

Race Time

5:00pm- Registration opens
6:10pm- Pre-race activities begin
6:30pm- 5k Run/Walk start and 1.5 mile non competitive walk start

Entry Info

Register online – click here (online registration closes the Monday before the race at noon)

Entry fee- $25 pre-registration (until the Monday before the race at Noon) / $30 day of event


DE Turf Sports Complex
4000 Bay Rd
Frederica, DE 19946


Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition

All proceeds from the Battle on the Turf 5K Run/Walk benefit DBCC’s programs that increase breast cancer awareness, promote the importance of early detection, provide access to mammograms, and provide support and resources to men and women in our local community who are newly diagnosed or facing recurrence of breast cancer.


DE Turf Sports Complex


SODEL Concepts

United Healthcare


Dedicated to Women ObGynsodel-logo-web

L&W Insurance

Rotary International

Wesley College

Dover Pools


Winner Auto

Kiwanis Club of Wilmington


Fast and flat course measured by Rob Muniz

Course map – coming soon

NOTICE: No dogs allowed due to insurance liability. Bibs are non-transferable. Please reference our policies page for more details.



-Tee shirts to participants registered by September 6th
-Post race refreshments
-Beer for those age 21 and older


-Awards for top male/female overall
-Awards for top male/female masters
-Awards for top 3 male/female in 10 year age groups 13 & under through 70 & over
-Top male/female walkers
-Medals for best individual costume and best group/team costume
-Prizes for most money raised by an individual and most money raised by a team


NOVA Timing Systems will chip time using the MYLAPS BibTag Timing System



Click HERE for race results. They will be posted online during the race and complete results will be posted once the race is complete.


Photos will be posted on Races2Run Facebook page following the event


For more information, contact

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