Race Info

Date:  Saturday, April 29th, 2017 – rain or shine

Race Times:

  • 7:30 – Half Marathon
  • 7:40 – Marathon
  • 10:00 – 10K
  • 11:15 – 5K

Entry Fees:

  • Marathon – $60
  • Half-Marathon – $40
  • 10K – $35
  • 5K – $25
  • Triple Crown (HALF+10K+5K) Individual – $70
  • Triple Crown (HALF+10K+5K) Team – $85

Benefits:   Newark, Delaware and surrounding area homeless ministries

Parking:  Ample parking is provided in the field adjacent to the recreation area lot.  Volunteers will direct you where to park.

Course: The Trail Triple Crown is run in Delaware’s White Clay Creek State Park. Terrain is moderately hilly mixed hardwood forest interspersed with streams and upland meadow. Trails are mostly single-track with short sections of dirt road; only a couple of hundred feet of pavement (road crossings).  Read more…


  • T-shirts guaranteed to all participants pre-registered by April. 26.
  • Commemorative runnin’ dawg coffee mug for Triple-Crown finishers and first 100 half-marathon finishers
  • Post-race refreshments, and Survivors’ BBQ for all participants and volunteers starting around 10 AM


  • Finisher medals for all marathon survivors
  • For first-in-category only: M&F overall and master (40+) winners plus 1st places in 10-year age-groups for each of five events (marathon, half, 10K, 5K and Triple Crown); 1st place open, women, master and corporate Triple Crown teams; 1st place 5K walkers