Little Sisters of the Poor Nun Run 5K

185 Salem Church Road
Newark, DE 19713-2997

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Event Description

You've heard of the Flying Nun and Nunsense. But have you ever seen a Nun Run?

On Saturday, September 14th join the Little Sisters of the poor for our 13th annual Nun Run 5K. It's the best 5K around so 'Make it a Habit' and register now.

Race Time:    9:00am Start.

Registration: opens at 8:00am at Jeanne Jugan Residence.

Benefits:   The needy Elderly at Jeanne Jugan Residence.  $60,000 goal .

Course:   USATF Certified & wheel measured. Out and back course, flat and fast.


  • T-shirts and goodie bags for all participants who pre-register by August 26th!
  • Chic-fil-A, Pizza, fruit, homemade baked goods, raffles and more!
  • Adult beverages provided for our 21+ crowd
  • DJ playing upbeat music before and after awards presentation.
  • Parking:   Unless you arrive early, park directly across street in Christiana HS lots.

Awards:  Awards will follow the completion of the race.

  • Overall Male/Female
  • Masters Male/Female
  • Top 3 in each 10 year age group Male/Female (13 and under to 70+)
  • 1st place Male/Female walkers 
  • Top individual and Team fundraisers

This event is an inclusive 5K walk/run, which provides the opportunity for our Residents at our Home and supporters to cross the finish line together.

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