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Thin Mint 5K

On Sunday, April 15th celebrate the end of the 2018 Girl Scout Cookie Program with the return of the Thin Mint 5k! Registration will open at 8:00 a.m. at "Lot E" on the Wilmington Riverfront. Download the registration form here.

Event Breakdown

From young beginner to experienced runner, this family-friendly event offers courses suited for participants of every age and level!

Pre-registration entry fee is $30. After Thursday, April 12, 2018 at 12:00 p.m., the entry fee becomes $35 up to and on the day of the event. The Fun Run is FREE for those 8 and under. 

Thin Mint 5K t-shirts are guaranteed to all who pre-register by Sunday, April 1, 2018.

Thin Mint 5K

SATF-certified, this 5K course is open to runners and walkers of all ages. Registration opens at 8:00 a.m., with the race beginning at 9:00 a.m. Awards will be presented to runners and walkers in the following categories:

  • Top 3 male and female runners
  • Top 3 male and female walkers
  • Top 3 male and female runners in age groups
    • Ages 13 and under
    • Ages 14 to 19
    • Ages 20 to 29
    • Ages 30 to 39
    • Ages 40 to 49
    • Ages 50 to 59
    • Ages 60 to 69
    • Ages 70 and over
Fun Run (for kids ages 8 and under)

The Fun Run is designated for kids ages 8 and under. Registration opens at 8:00 a.m., before the run occurs at 8:30 a.m.

For Girl Scouts

Girls can earn troop incentives by participating in the event and getting creative!

Troop Incentives

Troops can earn incentives during the event in the following categories:

  • Most Creative
  • Most Original
  • Most Participants in a Troop
  • Cutest Costumes
  • Most Girl Scout Spirit

Sponsorship Opportunities

Businesses who would like to sponsor this event and have a table at the Thin Mint 5K, and vendors who wish to have a table, have several opportunities to become one of our sponsors.  Your support helps provide leadership development and healthy living experiences to girls. To learn more about sponsorships, click here