The ALWAYS READY 5K is the inaugural race event presented by the Cape May County Coast Guard Community Foundation taking place on October 15, 2022. The course will begin and end at Harbor view Park and flow through U.S Coast Guard Training Center Cape May. Proceeds of the Always Ready 5K will go toward maintaining the Foundation’s mission of nurturing the relationship between the Coast Guard and the Cape May County Community.

See how your support impacts our Coast Guard Service Members.

Sponsorship Opportunities

The Delaware (2) Premier Sponsor: $1500

*One Premier Sponsorship still available 

The Diligence: $1,000

The Munro: $500

  • Recognized as Premier Sponsor at event and on Race T-Shirt
  • Sponsor Logo / Name in select email blasts, Social Media Posts, Website, Promotional Materials and Banner on the Start/ Finish Line Arch
  • Table space available at Registration and/or After Race Event
  • 5 Race Entries for sponsor team members or guests
  • Sponsor Logo / Name on Race T-shirt
  • Sponsor Logo / Name in select email blasts, Social Media Posts, Website, Promotional Materials and Sponsor signage at the Start/ Finish Line (up to sponsor to provide banners and installation)
  • 4 Race Entries for sponsor team members or guests
  • Sponsor Logo / Name on Race T-Shirt
  • Logo on Sponsor signage at the Start/ Finish Line (up to sponsor to provide banners and installation)
  • 3 Race Entries for sponsor team members or guests

The Buddy System: $250

The Mile Marker: $100

Race Entry: $35

  • Sponsor Logo / Name on Race T-Shirt
  • 2 Race Entries for sponsor team member or guest
  • Sponsor Logo / Name on Mile Marker Signage
  • 1 Race Entry for sponsor team or guest
  • **Price will Increase to $40 after the first 100 people register or by August 15 and then increase to $50 after September 15. Registration ends on October 14, 2022.

Virtual 5K: $35

  • Run at your leisure between October 1 and October 31
  • ***Price will increase after August 15 to $40, then to $50 after September 15

The Delaware (2) Premier Sponsor: $1500

*One Premier Sponsorship still available 

  • Recognized as Premier Sponsor at event and on Race T-Shirt
  • Sponsor Logo / Name in select email blasts, Social Media Posts, Website, Promotional Materials and Banner on the Start/ Finish Line Arch
  • Table space available at Registration and/or After Race Event
  • 5 Race Entries for sponsor team members or guests

The Diligence: $1,000

  • Sponsor Logo / Name on Race T-shirt
  • Sponsor Logo / Name in select email blasts, Social Media Posts, Website, Promotional Materials and Sponsor signage at the Start/ Finish Line (up to sponsor to provide banners and installation)
  • 4 Race Entries for sponsor team members or guests

The Munro: $500

  • Sponsor Logo / Name on Race T-Shirt
  • Logo on Sponsor signage at the Start/ Finish Line (up to sponsor to provide banners and installation)
  • 3 Race Entries for sponsor team members or guests

The Buddy System: $250

  • Sponsor Logo / Name on Race T-Shirt
  • 2 Race Entries for sponsor team member or guest

The Mile Marker: $100

  • Sponsor Logo / Name on Mile Marker Signage
  • 1 Race Entry for sponsor team or guest

Race Entry: $35

  • **Price will Increase to $40 after the first 100 people register or by August 15 and then increase to $50 after September 15. Registration ends on October 14, 2022.

Virtual 5K: $35

  • Run at your leisure between October 1 and October 31
  • ***Price will increase after August 15 to $40, then to $50 after September 15

Download Sponsorship Reservation Form PDF here.

Each Race Entry Includes:  Chip timing with instant results thanks to DelmoPro, Awards to the Top 3 Female & Male Overall and in Age Groups: 14 & under, 15-19, 20-29, 30-39, 40-49, 50-59, 60+ Commemorative Always Ready 5K Coast Guard Challenge Coin for all finishers.

***The deadline for Sponsorships is August 30, 2022. All graphics and logos must be submitted by the deadline to be included in our promotional materials.

Thank you to our Premier Sponsor & Event Partner, Cape May Brewing Company, Cape May, NJ.

The ALWAYS READY 5K is produced by Second Capital Running, Vineland, NJ.
The Cape May County Coast Guard Community Foundation is a registered 501(c)(3) organization

Liability Release Waiver Form – download here.  Each participant must read, complete and return this form with your Sponsorship or at Race Day Pick Up & Registration.

In-Kind Donations:  The foundation also grants recognition for in-kind donations of items we would otherwise purchase, including media placements, food/beverage, equipment rental and more. Each request is considered individually, and a level of recognition is mutually agreed upon. Please email us at [email protected] to discuss the possibilities.