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Philadelphia Organization Hosts All Day Running Event For The Homeless

A group committed to helping members of the homeless community transition to housing is hosting a unique fundraiser, and if you want to participate, make sure to bring your running shoes!

07/19/2014

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Top Summer Fun Runs In Philly

If you’d rather dress up like a superhero than try to actually be one, these are the craziest, zaniest, most fun races to hit the Philly area this season.

07/02/2014

15th Annual Sickle Cell 5k Walk / Run

Top Upcoming Fun Runs In Philadelphia

If you’d rather dress up like a superhero than try to actually be one, these are the craziest, zaniest, most fun races to hit the Philly area this spring.

05/08/2014

2013 Broad Street Run

Tips For Runners, Just In Time For Philly’s Broad Street Run

If you’re planning on running in May’s iconic Broad Street Run, here are some tips from the experts for getting your body in tip top shape.

04/30/2014

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Guide To The 2014 Broad Street Run

Whether you’ve trained for months to run it or stick to cheering friends and family on from the sidelines, the Blue Cross Broad Street Run is a must-do for any Philly resident.

04/29/2014

(Cupid's Undie Run 2014. Credit: John McDevitt.)

Philadelphia’s Top Spring Fun Runs

For those of us who aren’t looking to get electrocuted or drown in a cess pool during our Saturday morning run, these are the most fun races in Philadelphia.

04/01/2014

Men's winner Abebe Mickuriya crosses the finish line. (Credit: Pat Loeb)

Registration Opens At Midnight For 2014 Philadelphia Marathon

Registration will open up at midnight on Tuesday, April 1st for the full and half marathons and the Rothman Institute 8K.

03/31/2014

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Running Of The Santas

Two representatives stopped by to speak to Ukee Washington about this year’s Running of the Santas. For more info, visit: http://www.runningofthesantas.com

11/29/2013

Philadelphia Marathon 2012 (Credit: Jim Donovan)

Guide To The 2013 Philadelphia Marathon

The Philadelphia Marathon returns in 2013, and more than 50,000 spectators and 30,000 runners are expected to descend on the city. Here’s how to make the most of it.

11/14/2013

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First-Ever ‘Rescue Run’ For Shelter Dogs Hits The Navy Yard In September

A local nonprofit is asking volunteers to lace up their sneakers and run for shelter animals.

08/20/2013

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Mayor Nutter Holds Press Conference On Broad Street Run Security

As Philadelphia prepares for the Broad Street Run, city officials are asking that both runners and residents be prepared for a number of things.

05/01/2013

Tough Mudder - Tri-State

Top Competitions To Get Dirty In Philadelphia

As a competitor in athletic events, sweat and some dirt and grime go with the territory. For a muddy good time, check out these events in Philadelphia.

04/13/2013

bike race, arts festival

Thompson Bucks County Classic Bike Race

For more on the Thompson Bucks County Classic Bike Race, visit: http://doylestownartsfestival.com/bikerace.htm or http://www.1800thompson.com/index.htm

09/14/2012

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Romney Comes Out On Top In Presidential Roach Race

Every four years, the New Jersey Pest Management Association pits two Madagascar hissing cockroaches against each other in a race for the White House.

08/20/2012

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6th Annual Dragon Boat Regatta Kicks Off On The Schuylkill

Organizers say 64 teams from the East Coast are part of this regatta, made up of clubs that practice all year long, to teams from offices and organizations that use this as a team-building exercise.

06/02/2012

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