The Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition will welcome runners and walkers to the inaugural Battle on the Turf 5K Run/Walk and 1.5 Mile Fun Walk, set for Sept. 13 at the Delaware Turf Sports Complex, 4000 S. Bay Road, Frederica.

This is the first 5K to be held at Delaware Turf and will benefit DBCC’s programs that increase breast cancer awareness, promote the importance of early detection, provide access to mammograms and bilingual screening navigators and offer support and resources to women and men in the local community who are newly diagnosed or facing a recurrence of breast cancer.

The race is open to women, men and children of all ages. On-site race registration will open at 5 p.m. Sept. 13, and the 5K race and fun walk will begin DBCC/Battle on the Turf at 6:30 p.m. Refreshments, music and team and individual awards will be available after the race.

Online registration is available at and costs $25 per person until noon Sept. 11. Day-of registration will cost $30 per person.