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33rd Annual Philadelphia Bar Association 5K Run/Walk

Sunday May 20

  • By: Philadelphia Bar Association
  • Time: 8:30 AM - 12:30 PM
  • Time Zone: Eastern Time (US & Canada)
  • Location:
    Entry to Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive (West River Drive)
    - adjacent to Philadelphia Museum of Art
    Philadelphia, PA
  • Contact:
    Philadelphia Bar Association
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  • Source: Pennsylvania

The Philadelphia Bar Association will be holding its 33rd Annual 5K Run/Walk on May 20, 2012 beginning at 8:30 a.m. at the Entry to Martin Luther King, Jr. Drive (West River Drive) in Philadelphia.

Brief Description

This Race is organized by the Philadelphia Bar Association to benefit the Support Center for Child Advocates. In its 33rd year, the event attracts nearly 1,300 runners and walkers of all ages and is one of the oldest a...nd most respected events of its kind in the City of Philadelphia.

Team Competition

Law firms and companies may enter 5K Run teams. For an application contact Michael Berkowitz at or 215-567-2010 (ext 132). Deadline for team registration is May 6.

Buchanan Ingersoll & Rooney Kids' Dash!

Children ages 5-10 will love running in this FREE 200-yard non-competitive Dash! The Kids' Dash begins immediately after the Run/Walk start. All participants will receive a Race give-a-way. Child-friendly activities offered all morning. Registration is required for each child. A parent or guardian must be present.

Neill Clark Challenge

Neill W. Clark has won the Legal Competition for a historic 13 consecutive years!! His friends at Philadelphia Runner will award $200 to the first registered Philadelphia Bar Association runner who beats Neill's 2011 time.

Win with Philadelphia Runner!

When you beat your 2011 Race time, you'll receive a Brooks gift at Philadelphia Runner. So, start training now to take Brooks home with you. All recipients who beat their 2011 Race time will be notified by email.

Packet Pick-Up

Pick up your Race packet in advance when you register by May 13, 2012. Packet pick up: Friday, May 18, 2012 10:00am-7:30pm Philadelphia Runner 1601 Sansom Street Philadelphia, PA 19103

20% off Brooks!

Receive 20% off Brooks footwear, apparel & accessories at all 3 Philadelphia Runner stores for registered participants. Visit for store locations.

Additional Information

For the 5K Run, silver bowls will be awarded to the 1st place male and female runners; Philadelphia Runner gift certificates will be awarded to the 1st place male and female runners in each age group; and commemorative awards will be given to the 1st, 2nd and 3rd place finishers, both male and female, in each age group. T-shirts will be given to all participants who finish the Run or the Walk.

More Information and Registration

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