Nun Run 5K 
race in Delaware

11th Annual Nun Run 5K

Make it a Habit!         Newark, Delaware

Benefits the work of the Little Sisters of the Poor
at the Jeanne Jugan Residence
Nun Run 5K in Newark DE
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Jeanne Jugan Residence in Newark, DE Date:   Saturday, September 16, 2017 - rain or shine

Race Time:   9:00am Start.
Registration opens at 7:30am.

Entry Fee:   $25 Pre-registration until 8am Fri. 9/15. $30 Day of event.
Family (3 or more) discount!  $20 ea.

Benefits:   The needy Elderly at Jeanne Jugan Residence.

Parking:   Field behind Residence and directly across street in Christiana HS lots.

Course:   Wheel measured by Doug White. Out and back course, flat and fast.
USATF Certified #DE11009LMB
Sanctioned by USA Track and Field

Amenities:   T-shirts guaranteed to all participants pre-registered by Sept. 15.

      Refreshments & goodie bags for all participants!

      Beer served to those at least 21 years of age.
      ID required (and race bib required) to be served.

      Chocolate milk, pizza, Chick-fil-A, fruit.

      Free entry in raffle drawing for great prizes.

      DJ playing upbeat music before and after awards presentation.

Awards:   Trophies to 1st place Male & Female runners in Open and Masters divisions and 1st place Male & Female walkers; plus medals to Top 3 runners in 5 year age groups, 13 under through 70+.

Entry Info:   Mail check along with completed form or register online.

Additional Donation:   Optional donation (in addition to race entry) of $20 or more will get you a Nun Run Tote Bag or sitting mat as a token of our appreciation!
Select your choice on race day!
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Run tote bag     Nun 
Run sitting mat

Contact:   For race related info (participants, volunteers, sponsors), contact Ray at 302-633-1482.
For inquiries about Jeanne Jugan Residence, contact Debbie Strengari at 302-368-5886.

Mail Entry:   Little Sisters of the Poor, ATTN: Nun Run, 185 Salem Church Rd., Newark, DE 19713.

Race Photos: 2007-09

The Nun Run 5K raises funds for the Sisters to care for the needy aged in the Delmarva area, in the Jeanne Jugan Residence. For over 100 years they have offered quality care in a loving home atmosphere to thousands of elderly persons of low income.     Register Now



We thank our sponsors for their generosity:


Delaware Knights of Columbus


DiSabatino Construction


Saul Ewing LLP


UnitedHealthcare Community Plan


Horizon Services


chic-fil-A  Seasons Pizza


Standard Distributing - beer


Fast Signs Wilmington


  Vince's Sports




Family Dentistry


Jiffy Garage Doors



Mealey Funeral Homes


Trophy Shop   G4S Secure Solutions (USA) Inc.


Above & Beyond Entertainment - DJ





Delaware realtor Debbie Phipps


Artisans Bank





Amore Pizza


Website design in Delaware


Hockessin Athletic Club



Blue Hen Mechanical


Wilmington University



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