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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Yards Is Having a Free Pre-Broad Street Beer Run Tonight 

Well, this is awesome: Tonight, Yards Brewing Company is hosting a pre-Broad Street warm-up 5K that ends with — what else? — beer. How can you say no […]

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Where to Get Free Beer After the Broad Street Run

Here, three places where Broad Streeters can get a free beer after the big race. Because we know you’re only in it for the free […]

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Students Run Philly Style Is Starting the Mile of Cheer at the Broad Street Run

If you’ve pounded the pavement in the Broad Street Run before, you might’ve noticed a stretch in the second half — between miles seven and […]

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Any Other Broad Street Run First-Timers Out There?

We are officially 10 days away from the Broad Street Run on May 3rd. My first one ever! I cannot believe that I’ve lived in Philly for 16 years […]

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Where to Take Yoga for Runners Classes in Philly This Month

It’s easy to forget the value of cross-training when you’re working up to a big race where all you’ll be doing is running for hours […]

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How to Win a Free Bib for This Year’s Broad Street Run

If you didn’t get into this year’s Broad Street Run, get ready to squeal because Independence Blue Cross is giving you a second shot at […]

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Yoga for Broad Street Runners at New Duross & Langel Yoga Studio

Listen up, Broad Street runners! Duross & Langel’s new yoga studio has created a class just for you: This month, they’re hosting a three-part yoga […]

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Special-Edition Broad Street Run 2015 Shirts Available Today

Remember last year when the Broad Street Run surprised us all with vintage throwback t-shirts that were, well, completely and totally awesome? And remember how […]

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Broad Street Run Training: How to Fuel Up for Long Runs and the Big Race

I ran my first Broad Street Run in 1982; there were only 2,088 finishers in the race’s third year. The Broad Street Run has grown […]

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VIDEO: 15-Minute Yoga Routine for Runners

Last week, we told you how to properly warm up before a long run or hard workout. Today, Philly yogi Jake Panasevich (you know him from […]

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Broad Street Run Training: How to Warm Up the Right Way

If you’ve ever run a race before, odds are you’ve seen some runners jogging, jumping, marching, and even sprinting before the gun goes off. Perhaps you thought […]

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Broad Street Run Training: The 10-Minute Workout to 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 Changes 2015 Start Time

Note, runners: Earlier today, the Blue Cross Broad Street Run announced a new start time for the May 3rd race. Instead of popping the gun […]

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Broad Street Run 101: Training Tips for Beginners at Philadelphia Runner Tonight

Congrats! You got into the Broad Street Run! If you’ve never run the race before, you’re in for a real treat. By now, you should be […]

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Broad Street Run Training: Why You Shouldn’t Skip Your Cross-Training Days

“Wait, you’re telling me I have to do more than just run?” Yes, that’s exactly what I’m saying. If you want to be the best […]