Blue Hen 5k

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7th University of Delaware Blue Hen 5k

June 7, 2015 – Sunday

Newark, DE

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Race Time

8:30am- Registration opens
9:00am- Kids Fun Run start
9:30am- Race start

Entry Info

Register online – click here (Weekend races close online registration the Thursday before the race at noon)

Register at Delaware Running Company – cash only by the Thursday before the race at noon. Located in Greenville Crossing.

Entry fee- $20 pre-registration (until the Thursday before the race at Noon) / $25 day of event

Location

University of Delaware – Laird Campus
100 David Hollowell Drive
Newark, DE 19716

Registration will be located between James Smith and Thomas McKean halls.

Course

Starts and finishes in front of the clock on the walkway of Laird Campus

Course map

NOTICE: no baby strollers are allowed in the run portion of this event. You may WALK with strollers. No dogs allowed due to insurance liability.

Amenities

-Short sleeve performance shirts are guaranteed to all pre-registered 5k participants. Additional shirts will be available for purchase at the finish line for $10 or by calling the Office of Alumni
Relations after the event 302-831-2341. Select sizes may be available.
-Post race refreshments
-Bag drop area available for items to be held during race
-Water stop just after 2 mile mark plus start and finish

Awards

-Awards for top 3 male/female
-Prize pack for overall male and female UD Alumni
-Prize pack for runner with the most spirit
-Prize pack for fastest Double Del couple
-Medals for top 3 male/female in age groups 12 & under, 13-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60-69, 70 over
-Kids 1k fun run awards will be ribbons for all participants

Presidents Cup

The President’s Cup pits UD’s seven colleges and other participating departments against one another to see which college has the fastest alums participating in the race. There is a participation component that is

1. College of Health Sciences
2. College of Business & Economics
3. College of Engineering
4. College of Arts & Sciences
5. College of Education & Human Development
6. College of Earth, Ocean, and Environment
7. College of Agriculture and Natural Resources

If your department is interested in participating in the race for the President’s Cup, contact Michael Yancey at 302-831-6358 or myancey@udel.edu

Timing

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

Results

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

2014 Results

Photos

Click HERE for race photos. They will be posted online later after the race.

2014 Pictures

Contact

For more information, contact Michael Yancey at myancey@udel.edu or 302-831-6358

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