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3 Things You Need to Know If You’re Training for the Philadelphia Marathon

So you’re really doing this — you’re running your first marathon. You’re signed up, committed and, hopefully at this point, deep into your training plan. Completing […]

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Hey, Runners! The Philadelphia Marathon Is Having a Flash Sale

The Philadelphia Marathon announced on Instagram Wednesday that they’ll be running a flash sale of sorts on race registration for both the full and half marathon races […]

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Philadelphia Marathon Announces New 39.3-Mile “Rocky Challenge”

For everyone out there who doesn’t think running a marathon is hard enough, the Philadelphia Marathon — which has been shaking things up quite a bit […]

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Why Runners Are Upset About the Philadelphia Marathon Course Changes 

Back in April, the Philadelphia Marathon announced that they’d be making some big changes to the November race this year: For one, Jim Marino, race […]

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Philadelphia Marathon Announces Big Changes to Race Weekend

The Philadelphia Marathon, going down the weekend of November 18th, sent out a press release earlier this afternoon announcing some big changes. Below, the three most important […]

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REMINDER: Philadelphia Marathon Registration Opens Tonight

Reminder: Registration for the Philadelphia Marathon, happening Sunday, November 20th, opens at midnight tonight, people! And note: The first 500 registrants will get their bibs […]

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Philadelphia Marathon 2016 Registration Date Announced

Get ready to jot this date down, folks: The Philadelphia Marathon just released the registration date for the the 2016 race very early (they didn’t […]

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PHOTOS: The Most Hilarious Spectator Signs at the 2015 Philadelphia Marathon

Yesterday, about 30,000 runners took to the streets to tackle the Philadelphia Marathon and the Philadelphia Half Marathon, and a bunch more lovely humans lined the streets […]

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20 Training Tips for First-Time Marathoners from a First-Time Marathoner

On October 11th of this year, I successfully finished the Chicago Marathon. Considering I ran my first 5K just two years prior to this race, […]