Broad Street Run

Everything you need to know to get you race-ready for Philadelphia’s Broad Street Run, our city’s most popular 10-miler.

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A Viewer’s Guide to the 2012 Broad Street Run

The Facts The Broad Street Run has been held on the first Sunday of May ever since 1980, making this the 33rd year. It is […]

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11 Inspirational Videos to Get You Psyched for the Broad Street Run

Alright, Broad Streeters: We have officially entered The Zone. This is the period before a race when you really start psyching yourself up. Your Saturday […]

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Broad Street Etiquette: Is It Okay to Run Without a Bib?

I’m a rule follower—always have been, always will be. The first year I ran Broad Street (it was the first race I’d ever run, by […]

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The Ultimate Broad Street Run Playlist

I have a confession to make: I am completely dependent on music when I run. I can lift weights, row and bike in silence just […]

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Strength Training for Runners (Video)

Distance running is great but it comes with a whole set of overuse injuries to watch out for. Part of the problem is poor form […]

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Broad Street Run: What to Do If You’ve Slacked Off on Training

So, say when bibs for the Broad Street Run went on sale back in February, you eagerly beat the rush, signed up and mapped out […]

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Broad Street Training: The Best Pre-Run Foods

As a runner, you probably already know the healthy foods you’re supposed to be eating on a regular basis: lean sources of protein, veggies, fruits […]

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Broad Street Training: How to Perfect Your Running Form (Video)

It might seem like learning the correct technique for running would be like learning the correct technique for breathing (i.e. intuitive, innate). This is not […]

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Broad Street Training: What the Heck Is a Speed Workout?

When I trained for the Broad Street Run for the first time three years ago, I completely skipped the once-a-week speed workouts my training plan […]

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Broad Street’s Bib Transfer Program Is Now Open

I certainly didn’t anticipate the Broad Street Run selling out in a whirlwind five hours last month. Talk about record-breaking. If you’re among the dejected […]

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Beyond Broad Street: Spring 2012 Races Near Philadelphia

Didn’t snag a spot in Philly’s über-popular 10-miler? Here, five other springtime races worth lacing up for. Tyler Arboretum 10K Trail Run When: March 31st […]

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Get in Race Shape: Broad Street Run Training Programs

With the Broad Street Run only 10 weeks away (!), it’s time to start mapping out a training plan. Since flying solo on your Saturday-morning […]

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And the Broad Street Giveaway Winner Is …

Wow, ya’ll. You really blew my mind with your awesome entries in our Broad Street Run Giveaway! When I asked you to explain why you’re […]

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Broad Street Run Bibs Still Available Through Local Charities

If you’re one of the many who tragically discovered that the Broad Street Run was full before you had the chance to register (I’m bitter, […]

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Be Well Giveaway: I’m Running Broad Street Because …

UPDATE: We’ve selected the winner! See which lucky commenter is taking home a $100 gift card to Philadelphia Runner over here. So you did it: […]