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Mayor Kenney To Kickoff Philadelphia Marathon Weekend

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEPress Contacts Only: Jenn Sherlock, [email protected], 609-369-3482 Mayor Kenney To Kickoff Philadelphia Marathon WeekendThis press conference will celebrate the 26th Philadelphia Marathon WeekendPHILADELPHIA, PA (November 20, 2019) – Mayor Jim Kenney is set to welcome those taking part in the Philadelphia Marathon Weekend on Friday, November 22, 2019, at 12:00 p.m. during a press conference […]

City Announces Road Closures for 2019 AACR Philadelphia Marathon Race Weekend

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEPress Contacts Only: Lauren Cox, [email protected], 215-686-6210Jenn Sherlock, [email protected], 484-417-6297 or 609-369-3482Contact for Members of the Public: Office of Special Events, 215-686-3488 City Announces Road Closures for 2019 AACR Philadelphia Marathon Race Weekend, November 22 – 24Philadelphia – City officials released information about road closures associated with the AACR Philadelphia Marathon Race Weekend today. […]

Philadelphia Mural Dedicated to Philadelphia Marathon Weekend

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMedia Contact: Jennifer [email protected] PHILADELPHIA MURAL DEDICATED TO PHILADELPHIA MARATHON WEEKENDCelebrate the Unveiling of the Official Marathon Mural Featuring Philadelphia LandmarksPHILADELPHIA, PA (November 18, 2019) – AACR Philadelphia Marathon, in conjunction with Mural Arts Philadelphia, is proud to dedicate the AACR Philadelphia Marathon Mural on Thursday, November 21, 2019, at 2 pm. Designed and painted […]

Legendary Runners Return to Support The Philadelphia Marathon Weekend Runners! 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMedia Contact: Jennifer [email protected] Runners Return to Support The Philadelphia Marathon Weekend Runners! The Philadelphia Marathon Weekend welcomes back top runners Meb Keflezighi and Desiree Liden as they offer their support to all participants PHILADELPHIA, PA (October 1, 2019) – We are just eight weeks away from the historic Philadelphia Marathon Weekend where 30,000 runners […]

City of Philadelphia Launches First Ever Comcast Business Corporate Challenge

CITY OF PHILADELPHIA MAYOR’S OFFICE OF COMMUNICATIONS For Immediate Release: June 14, 2019Contact: Jennifer Sherlock, [email protected], 609-369-3482 CITY OF PHILADELPHIA LAUNCHES FIRST EVER COMCAST BUSINESS CORPORATE CHALLENGE AACR Philadelphia Marathon Encourages Local Companies to Compete for a CausePHILADELPHIA – June 14, 2019 – The City of Philadelphia is proud to announce Comcast Business as an official partner for […]

Michelob ULTRA is the Official Beer of 2018 Philadelphia Marathon Weekend

MEDIA CONTACTS:Nina G Zucker | Nina Zucker Associates610-457-4387 | [email protected] Marathon WeekendAamir RajLocal Connections Manager630-362-5142 | [email protected] ULTRAFOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEMichelob ULTRA is the Official Beer of2018 Philadelphia Marathon WeekendPHILADELPHIA – November 13, 2018 – The American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Philadelphia Marathon is proud to announce Michelob ULTRA as the official beer of the […]

City Announces Road Closures for 2018 Philadelphia Marathon Weekend

CONTACTS:Sarah Reyes, [email protected], (215) 686-6210For Marathon: Nina Zucker, (610) 457-4387For constituent concerns: [email protected], (215) 686-3488FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASECity Announces Road Closures for2018 Philadelphia Marathon WeekendPHILADELPHIA– The City of Philadelphia would like to remind residents that streets will be closed in many parts of the city relating to the 25th annual AACR Philadelphia Marathon on the weekend […]

Garmin is the Official Timer and Running Watch of 2018 Philadelphia Marathon Weekend

MEDIA CONTACTS:Nina G Zucker | Nina Zucker Associates610-457-4387 | [email protected] SchultzMedia Relations Specialist913-397-8200 | [email protected] International, Inc.FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASEGarmin is the Official Timer and Running Watchof 2018 Philadelphia Marathon WeekendPHILADELPHIA – October 23, 2018 – The countdown is on! As you start your watch on the 25 days remaining until race day, the American Association […]

M&T is the Official Bank of 2018 Philadelphia Marathon Weekend

MEDIA CONTACTS:Nina G Zucker | Nina Zucker Associates610-457-4387 | [email protected] HosmerM&T Bank V.P. Corporate [email protected] IMMEDIATE RELEASEM&T is the Official Bank of 2018 Philadelphia Marathon WeekendPHILADELPHIA – September 12, 2018 – The American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) Philadelphia Marathon has announced M&T Bank as the official bank of the 2018 Philadelphia Marathon Weekend.”We are […]

Running stars will shine at the AACR Philadelphia Marathon’s 25th Anniversary celebration!

Media Contact:Kathleen Titus215-680-4794FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASERunning stars will shine at the AACR Philadelphia Marathon’s 25th Anniversary celebration!PHILADELPHIA, PA – To celebrate its 25th anniversary, the AACR Philadelphia Marathon will welcome three legendary marathon runners to the festivities this year.Considered one of the greatest runners of our time, Meb Keflezighi (pronounced Kef-lez-ghee) is the only athlete in […]