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This South Philly Firefighter Wants to Rename Broad Street to Honor the Eagles

It has been exactly a year since Eagles fans across the region converged on Broad Street and the Benjamin Franklin Parkway for a massive parade […]

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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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SEPTA’s AT&T Station Has Been Renamed … Again

Goodbye, AT&T Station. The southernmost stop on the Broad Street Line will soon undergo its second name change in the past decade. What was in […]

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Watch This Guy Propose to His College Girlfriend at the Broad Street Run Finish Line

Today in things making us teary eyed: The adorable couple who got engaged at the finish line of Sunday’s Broad Street Run. Kristen Tyrrell was running the […]

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A Bunch of Philly Running Groups Are Joining a Broad Street Recovery Run and Party

The Broad Street Run has come and gone. While some runners are still basking in the glow of their accomplishment, others are still in recovery. […]

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The Best and Funniest Spectator Signs at the 2018 Broad Street Run

Another year, another Broad Street Run. This year, the weather honestly couldn’t have been better. Though rain was initially in the forecast, we ended up […]

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This Post-Broad Street Run Party Will Have Free Shake Shack, Beer, and Massages

Indulging in some good food and beer after a long-distance race is practically a law in the running world. Thankfully, Philadelphia Runner has us totally covered for […]

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This Track Practice Workout Will Bring Back Your High School Sports Glory Days

There’s something very nostalgic about hitting up a high school track for your workout. Maybe it was the warm spring weather that reminded me of […]

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The Ultimate Guide to Running and Watching the 2018 Broad Street Run

Get ready to lace up those sneakers, Philadelphia! Whether you’re running the 39th annual Broad Street Run or just cheering on the brave souls that have […]

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Where to Grab Brunch in South Philly After the Broad Street Run

Obviously your first priority on Sunday morning will be to cross the finish line of the Broad Street Run. But your second priority? Brunch. There’s […]

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10 Things You Need to Know Before the Broad Street Run

This post was originally published in April of 2015. Now that your training is pretty much done, it’s time to focus on race day, because a […]

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The Procrastinator’s Guide to Training for the Broad Street Run in Under a Month

If you’re reading, I’m going to assume you’ve found yourself with less than a month until the Broad Street Run on May 6 — and […]

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The Best Trails for Speed Training Runs Around Philadelphia

Most of the time when one thinks of speed training for Broad Street, tempo runs and intervals will come to mind. Runners will focus on […]

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This Philadelphia Gym Is Hosting a Race Recovery Class After the Broad Street Run

While I’m sure many of you are in the throes of your Broad Street Run training — perhaps even running a little behind schedule on […]

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Here’s Where You Can Still Get a Broad Street Run Bib — And Partake in Some Fun Training Runs

Whether you’ve already got your Broad Street Run bib, or missed the lottery and wish you did, there are some super-fun runs on the calendar […]