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The Mayor's Cup

Runners from every Philadelphia community – fast runners and slow runners, trail runners and road runners, ultra-runners and 5K specialists, competitors and volunteers – coming together to represent the “team” they call their own.

5 Events, one day, one start/finish line.
No individual winners; one Mayor’s Cup Champion team.

5K Cross Country Race
The 5K adheres to the traditional Belmont Plateau Cross Country Course. It involves some gravel path and grass, and several hills, but it is not a technical trail course. There will be one Aid Station on the 5K course.

Start Time: 9:15am

5 Mile Road Race
The 5 Mile Race is a Road Race, with some elevation change. There will be two Aid Stations on the 5 Mile course.

Start Time: 8:45am

10K Trail Race
The 10K is a single loop of technical trails through Fairmount Park. It involves some elevation changes. There will be 2 Aid Stations on the 10K course. The course will be similar to the 2016 course; stay tuned for an updated map.

Start Time: 8:15am

10 Mile Road Race
The 10 Miler is an out-and-back road race, involving some elevation changes on a road course.
There will be 5 Aid Stations on the 10 Mile Course.

Start Time: 7:30am

Half Marathon Trail Race
The Half Marathon is a two-loop, technical trail course involving single-track and some elevation changes. There will be 5 Aid Stations on the Half Marathon Course. The course will be similar to the 2016 course; stay tuned for an updated map. Consider bringing a water bottle or snacks for a hot day, or if you need aid more frequently than every 3-4 miles.

Start Time: 6:30am

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