ABOUT THE SWCC 5K RUN
Since 2008, the Southwest Center City 5K Run has served the area as a healthy, community-building
event. In addition to hosting hundreds of participants, the event gives back to
the community through its non-profit, SWCC Run, Inc., contributing to beautification
initiatives. Everyone is welcome to join us by walking, running or rolling in the
Start: Saturday, October 26, 2013 @ 9:00 AM
Julian Abele Park - 22nd and Montrose
Registration: Click here to register on Active.com ($20)
In-person registration also at packet pickup and race day ($25)
Race Map: Click
here to see the route map
Race Packet Pickup: Friday, October 25, 2013, 3pm-7pm
City Fitness Gym - 2101 South St, Philadelphia PA 19146
Click here to donate to South West Center City 5k Run towards Chester A Arthur
Results are now posted on Run the Day.
2013 Race Reults
Click here to view the 2013 results.
- Electronic timing for the 5K , which means faster and more
- Partnership with City Fitness in promoting health and fitness by
providing marketing and outreach.
- Establishment of the SWCC Running Club , which grew organically out of local interest.
- Continued success of our Pre-Run Networking Happy Hour at SoWe
on the Thursday night before the race, from 5-7PM, for cheers and beers with friends, sponsors
Year after year, the SWCC 5k Run has a history of donating money to beautify and
improve the South West Center City neighborhood.
This year, the race will benefit the playground project at Chester A. Arthur School.
Pictures of the event are online at our Flickr! account. Click here to view the pictures, and keep checking back
for updates to the album.
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