Rehoboth Run-for-the-Books 5k


2nd Annual Rehoboth Run-for-the-Books 5k

May 20, 2017 – Saturday

Rehoboth Beach, DE

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Race Time

7:30am- Registration opens
8:30am- Race start

Entry Info

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

Entry fee – $25 pre-registration (until the Thursday before the race at noon) / $30 after and day of event

Guest fee for post race party: $5


Rehoboth Beach Public Library
226 Rehoboth Ave
Rehoboth Beach, DE 19971

Start line is behind the Rehoboth Beach Library at the intersection of Christian and Bayard Streets

Post race party at Papa Grande’s Coastal Taqueria


Rehoboth Beach Public Library

The Rehoboth Run-for-the-Books 5k is organized by the Friends of the Rehoboth Beach Public Library who provide library support in a number of ways:


-Raise funds to purchase materials and pay for programs that are not supplied by the library budget
-Promote awareness of the functions, resources, services and needs of the library
-Cooperate with the library in developing services and facilities for the community


Platinum Race Presenters:


Jack Lingo Realtor
Village Improvement Association

Platinum Hospitality Sponsor:

Papa Grande’s Rehoboth

Platinum Media Sponsor:

Delmarva Public Radio

Gold Media Sponsorpapa-grandes-logo-web

Cape Gazette

Silver Sponsors:

All Saints Parish Thrift Shop
Atlantic Theaters
Boardwalk Plaza Hoteldelmarva-public-radio-logo-web
Carl M. Freeman Companies
Country Club Estates Property Owners Association, Inc.
County Bank
Dewey Beach Lions Club
Lyons Companies
RB Homeowners Association
Seaboard Hotels
TD Bank
Wharton’s Landscaping LLC

Bronze Sponsors:

Anderson Carpet
Burger King of Rehoboth
The Debbie Reed Team of RE/MAX
i.g. Burton & Company Inc.
Jobe’s Landscape, Inc.
Kids Cottage
McGregor Custom Homescape_gazzette-logo-web
The Rehoboth Art League
Rudy’s European Motorcars
Williams Insurance Agency Inc


Course Map

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


-Tee shirts
-Breakfast Taco Bar at Papa Grande’s Rehoboth with eggs and Mexican fixings
-Mich Ultra and Shocktop beer available for those 21 and over


-Awards for overall male/female (trophy)
-Awards for overall male/female masters ( trophy)
-Awards for top 3 male/female in 10 year age groups 9 & under through 80 & over
-Awards to top 3 male/female walkers
-Rehoboth Beach Public Library Cup & happy hour for the largest team
-Papa Grande’s Rehoboth Cup & happy hour to the team that raises the most money.


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.

2016 Results


Photos will be posted on Races2Run Facebook page following the event.


For more information, contact

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