Expo

Packet Pickup/Health & Fitness Expo To kick off the Philadelphia Marathon Weekend, the Health & Fitness Expo takes over downtown Philadelphia at the Pennsylvania Convention Center for two days during race weekend. With vendors showcasing the newest running apparel, shoes and accessories, distributing product samples, and offering tips on health and fitness, the Expo is […]

Brand Ambassadors-Confirmation

Confirmation – We received your application. Thanks for your interest in the 2024 Brand Ambassador program. We received your application and will review. Below is the application timeline for when a decision will be made. Application timeline: March 25: Applications open April 30: Applications closed May 17: Winning candidates contacted Thanks again for your interest!

Lauren Fleshman

Lauren FleshmanLauren Fleshman is one of the most decorated American distance runners of all time, having won five NCAA championships at Stanford and two national championships as a professional.She was Head Coach of Littlewing Athletics for eight years, serving professional women runners with Olympic aspirations.Her book, “Good for a Girl: A Woman Running in a […]

Non-binary Participation

Non-binary Participation The Philadelphia Marathon Weekend has expanded its gender diversity, equity, and inclusivity efforts to include non-binary participation in all races to meet the needs of our growing gender-diverse community and provide access and opportunity for all. We prioritize diversity, equity, and inclusivity to ensure all athletes can thrive and compete in a welcoming […]

Brand Ambassadors

2024 Ambassador Program It’s time to amp up the excitement for our 6th Annual Philadelphia Marathon Weekend Ambassador Program – 2024 edition! Since its inception in 2018, this program has been the heartbeat of the Philadelphia Marathon Weekend, connecting our race with the vibrant running communities from all over the United States (and the world!). […]

Jared Ward

Jared WardBorn in Mapleton, Utah, Jared Ward married his high school sweetheart and has six children. He served a two year mission for the Church of Jesus Christ of Latter-day Saints in Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania and has a B.S./M.S. in statistics from Brigham Young University — his thesis was on optimal pace strategy in the marathon.He […]

Premier & Professional Ambassadors

Meet Our 2024 Premier & Professional Ambassadors!Don’t miss this year’s Philadelphia Marathon Weekend featuring elite athletes Aliphine Tuliamuk, Jared Ward and the Mayor of Running himself, Bart Yasso.Lauren FleshmanLauren Fleshman is one of the most decorated American distance runners of all time, having won five NCAA championships at Stanford and two national championships as a […]

FAQ

2023 Frequently Asked Questions (FAQ’s) (Updated November 15, 2023) Application Process & Registration FAQ’s (General) Will there be virtual race options in 2023?We are currently not offering a virtual race option for 2023.What if the 2023 race is cancelled?In the event of a cancellation, all 2023 participants will be given the option to defer their […]

Aliphine Tuliamuk

(Photo credit: Paul Ward)Aliphine Tuliamuk – Pro Running Ambassador”I’m excited to visit the great city of Philadelphia again and meeting runners from all over the world at the Philadelphia Marathon Weekend. It’s an amazing city and I’m grateful for the opportunity to be here again.”Aliphine Tuliamuk is a Kenyan-American professional marathon runner and winner of […]