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Welcome to Philly Races.

Philly RACES is a series of running events in Philadelphia that is sponsored or supported by the City of Philadelphia’s Managing Director’s Office and the Department of Parks & Recreation.

Philly RACES was established to support the health and wellness of the city through running events that engage more youth and adults in park spaces as well as to build running program offerings across a variety of skill levels to grow these events.

The two anchor events in the running series are the Blue Cross Broad Street Run in May and the Philadelphia Marathon Weekend, which includes the AACR Philadelphia Marathon, the Dietz & Watson Half-Marathon and the Rothman Orthophaedics 8K in November.

AACR Philadelphia
Marathon

Nov 24, 2019

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Dietz & Watson
Half Marathon

Nov 23, 2019

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Rothman
Orthophaedics 
8K

Nov 23, 2019

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Dunkin' Munchkin
Kids Fun Run

Nov 23, 2019

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Blue Cross Broad Street 10 Miler

May 3, 2019

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In addition to these large-scale, well-established races, the running series will consist of several 5K runs throughout the parks in the Parks & Recreation system from February through November.

These races engage neighborhood residents and support good causes in every watershed park in the city.

Events include:

St. Anselm's
19154
5K Race

19154 5K

Feb 2020
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Girl Scouts
Thin Mint
Sprint

Apr 2020
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Healthy Trails
5K Run
 

Apr 2020
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Roxborough
Mother’s Day
Walk/Run

May 2020
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About

Philly RACES is a series of running events in Philadelphia that is sponsored or supported by the City of Philadelphia’s Managing Director’s Office and the Department of Parks and Recreation. Philly RACES was established to support the health and wellness of the city through running events that engage more youth and adults in our park spaces.

Volunteer 

Even if you’re not running, you can still join in on the fun!

We rely on hundreds of volunteers to contribute to the success of our events – whether it be a local community run or the Philadelphia Marathon Weekend or the Blue Cross Broad Street Run.

Partner

Philly Race's active running community offers valuable opportunities to engage with thousands of health and fitness enthusiasts.

Join us as a partner or exhibitor of the Philadelphia Marathon Weekend events, the Blue Cross Broad Street Run, or one of our running series events throughout the year.

Our Partners