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Delaware Distance Classic 15K & 5K 2022 (Draft)

Sat October 7, 2023 Wilmington, DE 19801 US Directions
This Race is in Draft Mode


Dupont Environmental Education Center at the Riverfront
1400 Delmarva Lane
Wilmington, DE US 19801


Delaware Distance Classic
Packet pickup is race morning.
Fun & flat course, with great refreshments after the race. 9am start time for the 15k with the 5k starting shortly after. Stick around for the after party.   See Directions/Parking

40th Annual 15K Road Race held on the Wilmington, DE Riverfront. A USATF 15k Championship and Grand Prix Event. Certified, Fast and Mostly Flat! PRIZE MONEY. 15K race features a total of $750 in prize money and 5 year age groups for awards.  15K USATF Course Certification # DE19005LMB

 DDC Race Poster

DDC 5K Run/Walk
This out and back course will be mostly flat and fast with scenic views of the protected watershed.  

Our Running Club

The Pike Creek Valley Running Club was founded in 1982 by runners who resided in the Pike Creek area of New Castle County, Delaware.

Our club is dedicated to promoting physical fitness through running. Although comprised primarily of Delaware runners from the Newark and Wilmington areas, we have members from other parts of Delaware and surrounding areas of Maryland, Pennsylvania and New Jersey.

We welcome runners of all levels of ability from beginning joggers to the highly competitive road racer to marathoners. Walkers are also welcome.  PCVRC currently has over 160 families and individual members. We are a social club and very supportive of all our member's running goals. Most importantly, we have a great time running.

Join us for just $25, which includes your whole family!

Charity Proceeds

Athletes Serving Athletes is the official Charity Partner and Beneficiary of the 2023 Delaware Distance Classic 15k and 5k Run/Walk

Pike Creek Valley Running Club, a registered 501(3)c non-profit, also benefits.

15K Course Map


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