AACR Rock 'n' Roll Philadelphia 1/2 Marathon

Join the AACR Runners for Research Team

Team up with the AACR Runners for Research at the AACR Rock 'n' Roll Philadelphia Half Marathon in Philadelphia, PA, to raise awareness and funds for cancer research.  We also need volunteers for the Expo and on race day. Sign up now!

 

Half Marathon Details

  • Start Time: 7:30 a.m.
  • Start/Finish Location: Benjamin Franklin Parkway, West of 22nd Street (in front of Eakins Oval)

Runners for Research Benefits

When you join AACR Runners for Research and fundraise a minimum of $200.00, you will enjoy the following:  

  • Free race entry
  • AACR Runners for Research racing shirt and goodie bag
  • AACR Runners for Research Rock ‘n’ Roll commemorative medal  
  • Prize opportunities for:  
    • top fundraisers in men's/women's categories
    • most creative costume (individual) 
    • most creative costume (couple) 
    • most creative team (4-12) people
  • Camaraderie
  • Virtual coaching tips
  • A healthier, active lifestyle
  • Networking
  • The latest news on upcoming AACR events
  • Free issue of Cancer Today Magazine
  • The ability to  have fun while supporting research on more than 200 types of adult and childhood cancers

Visit the Health & Fitness Expo

For two days, over 70 exhibitors will offer free samples, showcase the latest in running gear, sports apparel, health & nutritional information and much more. Pick up some last-minute race essentials before race day and be sure to visit the Brooks Official Merchandise Store. All runners must visit the expo to pick up their race number, gear bag, and t-shirt.  Additional packet pick-up options are available. Learn more.

Dates: Thursday, October 29, 2015 – Friday, October 30, 2015
Location: Pennsylvania Convention Center
Expo Hours: TBA

Not a Runner?

We need your help in all aspects of the race. Join the AACR Volunteer team.

E-mail aacrfoundationevents@aacr.org and mention the AACR Rock ‘n’ Roll Philadelphia 1/2 marathon.

For more information, visit the race website.

To learn more about AACR Runners for Reseach, email aacrfoundationevents@aacr.org or call toll free at (844) 385-2064.

The American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) is a 501c3 registered nonprofit organization with offices at 615 Chestnut Street, 17th Floor, Philadelphia, PA  19106.

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The American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) is a 501c3 registered nonprofit organization with offices at 615 Chestnut Street, 17th Floor, Philadelphia, PA 19106 | 215.440.9300