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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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11 Gorgeous Photos from the Love Run Philly Half Marathon

Now in its fifth year, the Philadelphia Love Run Half Marathon has developed into a must-do race on many Philly runners’ bucket lists. This year’s […]

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Get Ready to Register for the Philly 10K Race That Ends With Shake Shack and Beer

Yes, it may be literally snowing outside, but in our minds, it’s a hot, glorious day August and we’re eating ice cream. That’s because we’ve […]

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How to Run Broad Street Faster This Year Than You Ever Have Before

Let’s face it, while hopefully we all run because we enjoy it and it feels good, we also run to get faster. And while it’s […]

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You Can Now Register for the Philadelphia Marathon and Half Marathon

I know, I know — it feels like the 2017 Philadelphia Marathon just happened. And yet here we are, a few months later, already thinking about next […]

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This Jersey Shore Race Just Got a Makeover (With Help From the Philly 10K Organizers!)

Big changes are coming to the Novo Nordisk New Jersey Marathon and Half Marathon, guys: As Ryan Callahan (you probably know him as the race […]

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Philadelphia Marathon Training: How to Deal with Race Training Setbacks

When you’re training for a race, setbacks are bound to happen. Obstacles like injury, sickness, travel, work or family responsibilities will disrupt your training. While […]

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The Ghost Race: Lululemon’s Virtual Race to Return to the Schuylkill River Trail

Remember last year when the folks at Lululemon teamed up with Strava to turn Philly’s Schuylkill River Trail into a virtual race course for a […]

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Eagles Announce New Running and Cycling Challenge to Raise Funds for Autism Research

Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie, Mayor Jim Kenney and representatives from Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Drexel University and Thomas Jefferson University/Jefferson Health stood together on a stage atop the grass of Lincoln Financial Field […]

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Philadelphia Marathon Training: 3 Important Things Your Marathon Training Plan Won’t Tell You

Newsflash! The Philadelphia Marathon is a measly 10 weeks away, people! And for those of you who are following a training plan, the words and […]

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How to Win Your Weight in Beer

The folks over at the ODDyssey Half Marathon, a race known for its fun mid-race challenges and optional costumes, just spilled the beans on what the […]

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The Philadelphia Marathon’s Half Marathon Course Looks Completely Different This Year

As you might’ve noticed if you were thinking about running the Philadelphia Marathon’s half marathon course on November 18th, for a while, where there would […]

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Hey, Race Junkies: The ClassPass of Running Just Launched

Calling all race junkies! A tech-savvy trio of runners wanted to figure out a way to simplify the act of signing up for races. Enter Racepass, […]

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10 Awesome Photos From the Broad Street Run (Including a Marriage Proposal!)

Yesterday, thousands of runners took to Broad Street to tackle 10 miles on foot in the Broad Street Run. Let’s pause to give them all […]