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This Is Why Your Race Bib Costs So Darn Much

This post is part of our Running Week content. I don’t think anyone *enjoys* handing over their hard-earned money. Maybe if you’ve saved up for a […]

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6 Awesome Philly-Area Running Routes That Aren’t Kelly Drive

This post is part of our Running Week content. Stay tuned for more stories related to pounding the pavement. You’ve gotta love the Kelly Drive Loop: It’s […]

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This After-School Running Program for Girls Is Expanding to 20 More Philly Locations

At Potter-Thomas Promise Academy, all of the students are eligible for free lunch. At least 40 percent come from low-income families. When the Fairhill elementary […]

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Registration for New Women-Only Race in King of Prussia Opens Today

2018 was known across mass media as the “year of the woman.” (Cheers to the #MeToo movement and a record number of women heading to […]

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The Broad Street Run Lottery Opens Today

We know most of you probably don’t even want to think about running right now. (The number of times we’ve heard lifelong Philadelphians say, “It […]

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This Philly Pizza Mile Run Sounds Both Disgusting and Totally Wonderful

Sometimes all we want to do is lace up our sneakers and hit the trails. Sometimes all we want to do is sit on the […]

turkey trots near philadelphia
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Where to Run a Thanksgiving Turkey Trot Near Philadelphia

Thanksgiving is right around the corner, and we’re excited for two reasons: 1) The food. Duh. and 2) Turkey Trots! There’s honestly something so satisfying about […]

fall races
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14 Fun (and Spooky!) Fall Races to Run Around Philadelphia

There are a myriad of reasons why people love fall: the pumpkin treats, apple picking and, of course, the cozy clothes. But an often-overlooked aspect […]

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Lululemon Is Hosting a Virtual 8K Race on the Schuylkill River Trail

When it comes to running, we all have off days. Maybe we’re not dressed well for the weather, we’re sore from another workout, or our […]

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This New Philadelphia Run Series Comes With Nutrition Tips From the Pros

Sure, there are plenty of group runs that end with beer, but what about a run that ends with something a little, well, healthier? Here […]

long run breakfasts
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Long Run Breakfasts Real Philly Runners Actually Eat

Probably the only thing runners think about more than running is food — what kinds of food they’re going to eat the night before, the […]

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Run to Work PHL Returns This Month. Here’s Everything You Need to Know Before You Run Your Commute.

Have you ever been in a bad patch of traffic, staring out at the sea of red taillights ahead of you and thought, My gosh, I […]

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7 Running Safety Tips Real Philly Runners Use Around Town

As much as we love outdoor running, it doesn’t take much to realize it can be dangerous. While cases like Mollie Tibbetts — the University […]

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You Can Join a Citywide Beer Run to Yards Brewery

Is there anything better than the running community here in Philly? We think not. There’s a lot of love and a lot of fun events […]

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7 Delicious Brunch Spots Where You Can End Your Run Around Philly

Welcome to Run Month at Be Well Philly! Every week, we’ll bring you the best and the latest on info on running around Philadelphia. Stay tuned for […]