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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Where to Get Free Beer (and Shake Shack!) After the Broad Street Run

After running your little heart out for 10 miles down Broad Street, you deserve some snacks and sweet hangs. And the folks at Philadelphia Runner have your back: Once […]

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The Complete Broad Street Run Guide for Runners and Spectators

Get your dazzling and witty signs ready, folks, because the big day is rapidly approaching. Six days from now, on Sunday, May 7th, runners and spectators […]

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Broad Street Run Training: You’re About to Begin the Most Important Week of Training

One of my favorite running quotes is “The race is just a victory lap.” How you perform on race day is mostly a result of […]

5 Lessons We Can All Learn From the Philadelphia Running Community
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Broad Street Run Training: Mental Strategies to Power Through a Race

No matter how many miles you log preparing, there’s no escaping that point in the race when your breathing becomes more difficult, your legs feel […]

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Broad Street Run Training: The One Skill to Practice Now for a Stronger Race Day

If I asked you to run six miles, making each mile slightly faster than the previous, could you do it? The truth is, most runners […]

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Broad Street Run Training: Two 10-Minute Workouts That Will Help You PR

Let’s say you have two identical bicycles, one with treaded mountain bike tires and the other with smooth road bike tires. Which bike would you […]

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Broad Street Run Training: How to Nail Down a (Realistic) Goal Race Pace

Odds are, at this point in your Broad Street training you’ve landed upon a finishing time goal. There’s also a good chance your goal has […]

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Broad Street Run Training: Philly’s Best Places to Do Long Runs

If you’re training for the Broad Street Run, or another upcoming race this spring, you’re going to have a lot of long runs in your […]

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Broad Street Run Training: Do You Really Need to Cross Train?

For most of us, our time available to train for a race is limited by work, family and life’s more pressing issues. This can lead […]

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Broad Street Run Training: Follow These 2 Simple Rules to Become a Better Runner

At face value, running seems like a very simple sport. All you need is a pair of shoes and the will to exhaust yourself and […]

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Broad Street Run Training: The One Thing Every New Runner Does Wrong

Remember the old saying, “Slow and steady wins the race?” Well, when it comes to running, there’s a lot of truth to that statement. I […]

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Everything You Need to Know About the Broad Street Run Lottery (It Opens Wednesday!)

Yup, it’s that time of year again, runner friends. The Broad Street Run frenzy is about to hit, as the registration lottery, now in its […]

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Be Well Workout of the Week: Jump-Start Your Broad Street Run Recovery 

Since many of you ran the rainy Broad Street Run this weekend, let’s do a nice recovery workout to help ease your achy muscles. Now, I […]

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10 Awesome Photos from the Broad Street Run — Including a Mid-Race Marriage Proposal!

Yesterday was one of those days where the last thing anyone wants to do is leave their house, let alone put on their running shoes […]

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Cecily Tynan’s Official Broad Street Run Forecast

If you were looking forward to near-perfect weather for the Broad Street Run again this year, it looks like you should lower your expectations. As […]