Sunday, May 3, 2015

Broad Street Run

The first runners will take off for the 2015 Independence Blue Cross Broad Street Run in Philadelphia at 8 a.m. on May 3, 2015. Check out race photos, interviews with the winners, and profiles of inspiring local runners.

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Esther Erb looks at the Blue Cross Broad Street Run as one that changed her running career.
This Sunday, May 3, The Broad Street Run will be back again. Here is what you need to know if you are heading down to either run, or to cheer on the pack.
Everything you eat and drink leading up to the run has a direct impact on your performance. In order to help you better prepare, I’ve outlined the best advice to strengthen your body for this year’s Broad Street Run.
Sunday Funday has never looked so athletic. Thousands will take to Broad Street on Sunday, May 3 for the largest 10-mile race in the country: Broad Street Run. Whether you’re racing or cheering the masses on, there’s plenty to see and do over the course of the weekend.
It's almost time for the Broad Street Run, which means more than 30,000 people will try to run 10 miles through the heart of Philadelphia on a Sunday morning - for fun. How can you tell if you're ready? Ask yourself these two questions.
The Broad Street Run is a 10 mile race down one of our main Philly thoroughfares. Here are 10 sports psychology tips - one for each mile - to make the race easier and more enjoyable for you.
So just how big is the Broad Street 10-mile run?
Jim Marino has quarterbacked the Broad Street Run for 18 years but he still gets antsy.
For endurance runners, the old pasta party idea may be on its way out. A new school of thought called Metabolic Efficiency Training has been gaining popularity in recent years.
Be prepared to set your alarm clock for a little earlier if you are running the Broad Street Run this May. Due to requests from the Philadelphia Police Department and the Stadium Complex Management, the start time of the race has been moved from 8:30 a.m. to 8:00 a.m.
Study found short bouts of light activity seem to boost longevity
But availability varies, with Southern counties faring worse
Higher fruit intake, cholesterol-lowering drugs also associated with reduced risk, researchers say
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Study found that the high-aerobic activity of running helped people walk more efficiently
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