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How to Train Your Mind to Tackle the Mental Hurdles You’ll Encounter During Broad Street

No matter how many miles you log in your Broad Street Run training, there’s no escaping that point in the race where your breathing becomes more difficult, […]

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Broad Street Run Training: What an Effective Runner’s Warm-Up Looks Like

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

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Listen Up, Runners: The Bridge Run Training Program and Happy Hour Is Back!

If you’re training for Broad Street, here’s a fun (and scenic!) weekly activity to add to your training routine: The Bridge Running and Happy Hour […]

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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 […]

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WATCH: Cyclist Chased, Threatened By Angry Driver After Knocking Over Loading Zone Cone

[UPDATE, 1 p.m., January 27th]: Cameron Kline, spokesman for Philadelphia District Attorney Seth Williams, says that after the cyclist inquired about pressing charges, the police contacted […]

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Rooster Soup Company in the Wall Street Journal

It’s nice to see that the Wall Street Journal has discovered Philadelphia’s dining scene. Just a month after featuring Kensington Quarters, the paper is back […]

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Navy Yard Subway Extension Update: Funding for New Feasibility Study Secured

“I’ll be back only when I can ride a train from City Hall here,” U.S. Rep. Bob Brady (D-1st District) told the assembled dignitaries and […]

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The Best Thing That Happened This Week: Kenney and the Subway

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Broad Street Median Parking Spotlighted on ESPN

Three years ago, I wrote about the establishing shots that are always used during national sports broadcasts played in Philly: LOVE Park, the Rocky statue […]

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Rooster Soup Co. Lands on Sansom Street

Rooster Soup Company, the Federal Donuts and Broad Street Ministry backed soup restaurant that ran a successful and highly publicized Kickstarter campaign in the summer of […]

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Ask Liz: Who’s Allowed to Park in the Middle of Broad Street?

Who’s allowed to park in the middle of Broad Street and why? — Metered Out

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I Didn’t Have a Great First-Time Broad Street Run Experience

I feel like I didn’t perform top-notch at Broad Street, but it had nothing to do with my race time or the status of an […]

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Two Runners Saved After Going Into Cardiac Arrest During Broad Street Run

Two runners were saved by FBI agents, police officers and medics after going into cardiac arrest on the Broad Street course this past Sunday, the […]

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Hey, Runners: Now That Broad Street’s Over, Here’s What to Do Next

Congrats to everyone who ran Sunday! What a great day for a race. But now that Broad Street is over, you’re probably wondering, Where do […]

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Be Well Workout of the Week: Get in the Post-Broad Street Recovery Zone

I’m sure many of you ran Broad Street this weekend, and you’re not quite ready to get back out there and run again (like, ever, […]