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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Ultimate Broad Street Run Race Day Playlist: Get Pumped Anthems

The time has finally come, friends: Broad Street Run weekend is here. And we come bearing race-day gifts! Here, we’ve got two full hours of […]

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84-Year-Old Lorraine Cephus Has Run Every Broad Street Run—And She Is Amazing

Lorraine Cephus read about the first-ever Broad Street Run in the Daily News. It was 1980, and she’d been running for a few years at […]

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5 Reasons Not to Wear Your Broad Street Race Shirt on Sunday

Yay! You’re running Broad Street! Good for you! Let the celebration begin … after you cross the finish line. Friends, I’m here with a Broad […]

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What to Eat the Day Before, Morning Of and During the Broad Street Run

If you’re a newbie to distance running and Broad Street is your first big race, you might be feeling a tad lost on what you […]

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A Viewer’s Guide to the 2014 Broad Street Run

The Facts The Broad Street Run has been held on the first Sunday of May since 1980, making this the 35th year. It is the […]

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Cecily Tynan’s Official Broad Street Run 2014 Weather Forecast

Broad Streeters can breathe a sigh of relief: The torrential rain and flooding we’ve experienced these past 48 hours—and, that, according to my weather app […]

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Broad Street Runners: What to Do Before Sunday If You Have Shin Splints

I heard from few readers earlier this week who are worried about running Sunday’s Blue Cross Broad Street Run because of some lingering shin split […]

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The Broad Street Run Now Has an App

Not only did the Broad Street Run get a shiny new website this year (it’s so much better than the old one, don’t you think?), […]

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Free Starbucks for Broad Street Runners

If you guzzle Skinny Mochas like they’re water, listen up: The Pain Management Center, which has locations in the Navy Yard and over in Jersey, […]

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The Checkup: 10 Things to Know Before You Do the Broad Street Run

• T-minus five days until the Broad Street Run! Who’s excited? If you’ve never done Philly’s biggest 10-miler, check out these smart tips for getting […]

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More Free Beer at the Broad Street Run Post-Race Tailgate Party

Your post-Broad Street plans just got infinitely more awesome, runners. After you have your free beer at McFadden’s, head over to FDR Park, where Philadelphia […]

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Broad Street Run Training Playlist: Radio Hits

No matter how off the beaten path your music taste happens to be, sometimes a good ol’ fashioned pop hit just hits the spot. So […]

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Broad Street Run Training Playlist: Ode to Boy Bands

Don’t try to act like you don’t secretly love boy bands. Even if you’re not into the current iterations (see: One Direction), I am positive […]

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Sneak Peek: This Is What the 2014 Broad Street Run Race Shirt Looks Like

The 12th Street Gym just posted a photo of the 2014 Broad Street Run race shirt, which one of its employees received in the mail […]

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Throwback 1980 Broad Street Run Race Shirt Now Available at Modell’s

Dreams do come true, my friends. Remember a few weeks back when I shared what is absolutely, most definitely the best #ThrowbackThursday post of all […]