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Rock ‘n’ Roll Philadelphia Half Marathon & 5K

13.1- and 3.1-mile races followed by free concerts

Philadelphia Rock 'n' Roll Half-Marathon

The Philadelphia Rock ‘n’ Roll Half-Marathon returns in September, bringing together fitness and music. Credit: Courtesy of the Rock ‘n’ Roll Philadelphia Half Marathon & 5K

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Date:
September 16-17, 2017
7:30 a.m.

Overview

The Rock ‘n’ Roll Philadelphia Half Marathon & 5K returns in September, bringing together fitness and music for the seventh year that the nationwide series will pound the pavement in Philly.

At each mile marker of the 13.1-mile and 3.1-mile races, runners will be greeted with live music from some of Philly’s favorite bands. Local cheerleading squads will also be on site providing choreographed encouragement to the runners.

Health and Fitness Expo

Leading up to the race, the Pennsylvania Convention Center will set the scene for an awesome Health & Fitness Expo.

On Friday, September 15 and Saturday, September 16, more than 70 exhibitors will be on site offering free samples, showcasing the latest in gear and apparel, and offering health and nutrition tips.

Half Marathon, 5K and Finish Line Festival

The 5K starts at Eakins Oval at 7 a.m. on Saturday, September 16. The 10K starts at 7:30 a.m. on September 16, also leaving from Eakins Oval.

The half marathon starts at 7:30 am on Sunday, September 17. Runners will start at the Benjamin Franklin Parkway and N. 22nd Street and traverse a course that ends at Eakins Oval.

Both races will feature a headliner band and beer garden at the exciting Finish Line Festival. Participants who tackle the Remix Challenge and run the 5K on Saturday and half marathon on Sunday will earn an additional medal!

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