Broad Street Run

A Grand Prix Event


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A 10-mile, point-to-point course (named one of the fastest 10-mile courses in the country by Runner's World) starts at the Central High School Athletic Field at Broad Street and Somerville Avenue. The course is a pleasing run past the varied neighborhoods of Philadelphia along Broad Street. It finishes inside the Philadelphia Naval Business Center at the end of Broad Street in South Philadelphia. There are, digital clocks at each Mile. The course is traffic-free in the south-bound lanes and monitored by police. This course is certified by USATF (certificate #99008WB)

The Blue Cross Broad Street Run is conducted by the Philadelphia Department of Recreation, and sponsored in part by Independence Blue Cross and the Philadelphia Daily News. Sponsorship or pledge money benefit the American Cancer Society. Cooperating organizations are the City of Philadelphia, the Fairmount Park Commission, the Philadelphia Naval Business Center, SEPTA, and The Delaware River Port Authority.


Wheelchair participants - Limited transportation to the start area is available for all participants who register prior to the Expo and check off the wheelchair box on the entry form. If you have any special needs please hit the contact us section to let us know.

Wheelchair Race Rating 4 - Great race management, Respect for the wheelchair athletes, Good Prize money, relatively flat to downhill , Very nice after
Race Celebration.

Race Course (PDF)
Rating 1 to 5 where 5 is the best 
Race Contact:  


Phone: (215) 683-3594

Broad Street Run
PO Box 18543
Philadelphia, PA  19129

Course records:    
CR= Course Record
Prize Money:

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Push Rim Wheelchair Competitors only.  
No hand crank bicycle type participants are permitted in this event or are eligible for prizes.


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