The countdown to the Philadelphia Marathon (half-marathon and 8K!) is on and we can’t wait to run this city with you. From Center City to West Philadelphia and Fairmount Park out to Manayunk, we’re looking forward to a weekend of fun, sweat and cheers with the best running community around.
Since the race is only getting closer, we’re kicking off Marathon Month with a ‘Runner’s Checklist’ to help you get everything you need for the big day.
5 Ways To Kick Start Your Broad Street Run Training
The hype around the Broad Street Run lottery has finally settled down and you’re coming to terms with running a 10-mile race. Whether it’s your first time or you’re looking to set a new personal record, it’s time to start training (if you haven’t done so already).
In our last post, we discussed training do’s & don’ts and getting fitted for your perfect running shoes. This week is all about setting realistic goals, finding a training program that works for you and incorporating cross-training into your weekly program. Check out these tips to kick start your training program and use the coupon below to save $15 on your full price shoe purchase of $75 or more! Read more →
This is the moment you’ve been waiting for. You received an email welcoming you to the Blue Cross Broad Street Run and things just got real.
If this is your first time running Broad Street, don’t panic. We’ve compiled a short list of everything you need to do before you jump in to training for the Broad Street Run. Each week, we’ll post a blog including everything you need to know about running a successful race. Read more →
Over the past few months, we’ve been following along Jenn Collins’ marathon training with Team Philly. If you’ve been following along the series, you know that Jenn experienced a few ups and downs along the way. With Philadelphia Marathon behind her, here’s what Jenn had to say in her last blog of the series Read more →
It’s officially race week and if you’re anything like Jenn Collins, you’re probably trying to piece together your race-day outfit and your last minute plans for a successful recovery. We caught up with Jenn one last time before her first marathon to discuss how Rock N Roll Half-Marathon prepped her for race weekend and how she plans to spend the next few days gearing up for the Philadelphia Marathon.