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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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10 Coolest Philly Fitness Events: March 2017

It’s that time again, guys! Time to start sprinkling fitness events into your calendar for the month. Here, our top 10 picks for where to […]

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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 […]

Expect crowded conditions on the Broad Street Line around this time every day during the convention. | Photo: Ben Schumin
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Broad Street Line Service Partly Suspended After Fatality

SEPTA has suspended parts of the Broad Street Line after a person was fatally struck by a train this morning. 

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The Checkup: Why Everyone Is Suddenly Obsessed With Pooping Stools

• Over the holidays, New York magazine suggested their readers give the gift of the Squatty Potty — a stool that puts you into a […]

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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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The Checkup: The Nutrition Label Change Everyone Is Talking About

• The Internet has been chattering away about the FDA’s new changes to nutrition labels since Friday, with most of the talk revolving around the […]

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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 […]

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What to Eat (and What to Avoid) Before and After the Broad Street Run 

After months and months of grueling training for the Broad Street Run, ruining race day by eating foods that set you up for physical discomfort would […]

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Field Guide: The Complete Broad Street Run Guide for Runners and Spectators

We’re just seven days out from the first Sunday of May, and for those in the Philly fitness world, this day on the calendar means one […]