The 120th running of the Penn Relays begins today in Philadelphia! Temperatures are below normal but should make for nice running conditions! The event kicks off with the College Women's 400m Hurdles Championship at 10:00AM. Check out the full schedule here.
The 35th annual Broad Street Run is just over a week away! Race numbers are usually emailed in the week before and this year the expo will be held at the Pennsylvania Convention Center, Hall A(1101 Arch Street, Philadelphia, PA 19107). This is a new location due to construction at Lincoln Financial Field. The expo will be held Friday, May 2nd from 11-7 and Saturday, May 3 from 9-6.
Special Phillies tickets offers are available for Broad Street runners. Find more information here.
Friday, May 2 at 7:05 pm - Buy one, get one free on tickets $38 and under
Saturday, May 3 at 7:05 pm - Buy one, get one free on tickets $38 and under
Sunday, May 4 at 3:05 pm - $4.00 discount per ticket on best available seats.
Philadelphia area runners take on Boston! One year after the Boston Marathon bombings, runners returned to Boston to finish what they started last year. Congratulations to local finishers of the race.
LOCAL FINISHERS IN THE PHILADELPHIA AREA
Seth Kampf of Phoenixville, 2:39:22.
Sam Gyde of Chadds Ford, 2:41:47
Mary Kelly of Broomall, 2:45:55
Brian Crispell of Philadelphia, 2:46:00
Andrew Bauder of Philadelphia, 2:46:23
Steve Harris of West Chester, 2:46:35
Steven Kollar of Philadelphia, 2:48:11
Dan Troland of Conshohocken, 2:48:25
Adam Alper of Media, 2:51:22
Amanda Sebra of Exton, 3:47:10
Nicole McCarthy of Collegeville, 3:47:37
Phil Gilmore of Wayne, 4:02:45*
Elizabeth Fox of Philadelphia, 4:08:57
Greta Garecht of Philadelphia, 4:09:09
William Mullin of Malvern, 4:18:05
Peter Rohr of Malvern, 4:23:15
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