SN: 117972 - 2021 / Y1756

what is the event

Capital - YMCA

Year Round Walk

where is the event

Dover, Delaware

The address/location for the physical start box (PSB) is as follows:

Central Delaware YMCA

WARNING: The map pin is for reference only and may not accurately indicate the start box location or the event start.

when is the event

From Fri, Jan 1st, 2021 to Dec 31st, 2021

Start box available: Normal Business Hours

reasons to do the event

Special programs

Rockin’ Around the Clock

Walking the United States - Capitals

Walking the USA, A - Z

Walking with America’s Veterans

Long description

5am-10pm M-F, 7am-6pm Sat & Sun NOTE: YMCA is closed on Sundays right now due to the pandemic. (5k-10k-15k walks) There is a 5k & 10k walk starting at the YMCA; a 5k walk starting at Silver Lake; and a 5k indoor walk at the Dover Mall. For the 15k you can walk a 10k and one 5k or three 5ks - directions and maps are in the walk box. Dover is the Capital of Delaware. This walk is stock full of historic buildings and sites. Delaware is the First State, after all. There's also a park with a lake, tree-lined streets, a very old cemetery and the State Legislature and Archive buildings. A truly remarkable walk!

conditions for the event

Distance: 5k, 10k and 15k, Rating: 1A

Restrooms: Yes

Pets: Yes

Strollers: Easy

Wheelchairs: Easy


Capital Walk of the First State

Awards and fees: IVV Credit Only

how to get to the event

Driving to the start box

1137 S State St., Dover, DE 19901. From DC/Maryland: Bay Bridge to US Rt 50/301. N on US Rt 50/301, US Rt 301 after split, to MD Rt 304; Right (E) on MD Rt 304 to Bridgetown/MD Rt 312; Left (N) on MD Rt 312 to MD Rt 313; Right (E) on MD 313 to Goldsboro/MD Rt 287; E on MD Rt 287 to Delaware/Del Rt 10; E on Del Rt 10 to Camden/US Rt 13; left (N) on US Rt 13 to intersection S State (US Rt 113A); Carroll's Corner Shopping Center/Dover Pool). Left (N) on S State, over 1 block, YMCA parking on right, after light. Wilmington/points N: exit I-95 W of Wilmington to Del Rt 7/Del Rt 1 S to Smyrna rest area (toll road). On US Rt 13 to Dover-do Not get back on Del Rt 1. In Dover, continue on US Rt 13 S intersection S State (US Rt 113A); (CCSC/DP). Right (N) on S State, over 1 block, YMCA parking on right, after light. S: US Rt 13 N to Dover, intersection of S State (US Rt 113A); (CCSC/DP). Left (N) on S State, over 1 block, YMCA parking on right, after light. Lat 39 Degree 8 Min 40 Sec N Lon 75 Degree 31 Min 19 Sec W

event sponsor

First State Webfooters (AVA-0065)

Event website:

point of contact

Click inside the box to send an email to the POC.