The Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition announced the ninth annual DE-feet Breast Cancer 5K Run/Walk and 1-Mile Fun Walk will take place May 20 at the Tanger Outlet Center, 36470 Seaside Outlet Drive, Rehoboth Beach.
The race is produced by Races2Run and sponsored in part by Tanger Outlets. The Run/Walk is a family-friendly event open to participants of all ages. Money raised will benefit DBCC’s programs and services to support those touched by breast cancer in Delaware and the surrounding communities.
Registration is $25 per person before May 17 and $30 for day-of registration. Online registration is open at defeetbreastcancerwalk.org. Registration will open at 7 a.m., and pre-race activities will begin at 7:55 a.m. featuring music, entertainment and a special survivor celebration.
Participants will partake in the chip timed 5K Run/Walk at 8:30 a.m. or a 1-Mile Fun Walk at 8:35 a.m. After the race, there will be a party with music, a food court, wine and beer garden, the Starboard’s Famous Bloody Mary Bar and awards for top finishers in various age categories. Team and individual spirit awards will also be presented.
The inaugural Kim Miller Award Medal will be presented for the first-place overall run finisher. The award celebrates the life and legacy of Kimberly Miller, a friend of DBCC who battled stage four breast cancer for 16 months until she died October of 2011 at age 28. Pre-packet pickup will be available from 4 to 6 p.m. May 19 at Crooked Hammock Brewery, 36707 Crooked Hammock Way, Lewes.
For more, visit debreastcancer.org.