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5K Information








Event Day — begins with a 5K run through the Duke campus, followed by a Family Fun Walk through the Sarah P. Duke Gardens. A family-friendly event, Angels also offers a silent auction, fun activities for children, food vendors and much more. Awards are given to the top 10 fundraising teams, top newcomer team, and top 5 T-shirt designs.

Event Layout


Saturday, April 28, 2018 -- Rain or Shine

Duke Medical Center Campus -- Corner of Erwin Rd. and Flowers Dr. 

  7:00 am – 5K Run Registration Opens (for those not registered online)

  7:50 am – 5K Line Up – competitive runners, then recreational runners

Walk1.JPG  8:00 am – 5K Run Begins

  8:45 am – 5K Run Refreshments provided by Panera, Diamond Springs Water, and Fresh Point Produce

  9:00 am – Family Fun Walk Registration Opens (for those not registered online), Food vendors available

  9:30 am – 5K Run Awards

10:30 am – Survivor’s Recognition, Angel Team Awards, Check Presentation

11:15 am – Family Fun Walk (through the Sarah P. Duke Gardens)


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5K Run Location - Corner of Erwin Road and Flowers Drive on the Duke Medical Center Campus

Map of 5K Location

Map of 5K Route

5K Route - Route Directions

Award Categories 


Bib Number Pick-up For Runners Only:

NOTE: Bib number pick-up is optional and only for 5K entrants.

Family Fun Walk entrants do not need a bib number.

If you are picking up bib numbers and event shirts for a group of 20 or more runners, you'll need to email the t-shirt sizes by Friday, April 20th, to ensure you'll receive the correct size. Email Mary Woodall at mary.woodall@duke.edu.

  • Omega Sports - North Hills Shopping Center, 4120 Main Street at North Hills, Raleigh, NC

         on Wednesday, April 25th, from 5 - 7 PM.

         on Friday, April 27th, from 4 - 8 PM.


Absent Angel Team

Can’t come to Angels Among Us but would like to help in the fight against brain tumors? You do not have to be present at the Angels Among Us event to help Duke’s brain tumor research program. For those who cannot attend the event, but would like to honor their loved ones and raise funds in their community to help find a cure for brain tumors, click Form a New Team and register your team as an Absent Angel Team. Your donations will go directly to support exciting new research being done at the Preston Robert Tisch Brain Tumor Center. Every gift is important to the work being done at Duke.


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Register Online Online registration closes midnight Thursday, April 26th. You may register at the event on April 28th.

Registration Form to mail with your check made payable to Duke University-Angels.

Please put your team name on the memo line. Mail-in registrations must be received by April 25th. Mail by April 17th.

Registration includes t-shirt, chip and official time for "competitive" runners and awards for eligible winners.

Pre-registration fees are non-refundable.

Host Hotels Information for Angels

CAMBRiA Hotels & Suites
2306 Elba Street, Durham, NC 27705

Tel: 1-919-286-3111 

Mention the group code name "ANGELS" for the special rate of $99.00 + tax/night

Click here to book online: CAMBRiA Angel group link

Group rate ends April 6, 2018.


Hilton Garden Inn
2102 W. Main Street, Durham, NC 27705

Tel: 1-800-445-8667 or 1-919-286-0774

Mention the group code name "AAU18" for the special rate of $119.00 + tax/night

Click here to book online: Hilton Garden Inn Durham

Group rate ends April 9, 2018.

Event Sponsors