Thank you for attending the
AT&T Back on My Feet 5-Miler on
Saturday, March 30th, 2013
“This is more than just a race, this is an opportunity to support Back on My Feet in its mission to help those experiencing homelessness in the Philadelphia area,” said Tiffany Baehman, vice president and general manager, AT&T greater Philadelphia. “It’s about striving for and attaining personal goals – whether that goal is to turn your life around, to run your fastest race or to just do your best to make it across the finish line; for all the runners and walkers who join us, we want this race to be about celebrating personal victories.”
2013 Race Results
Proceeds from the AT&T Back on My Feet 5-Miler will benefit Back on My Feet directly.
Listen to Back on My Feet Residential Members talk about
how they are redefining their lives:
Race Day Details
Location: Intersection of West River Drive & Schuylkill River Trail, near the Philadelphia Museum of Art
Start Time: 8:30 a.m.
*Participants may arrive as early as 7:00 a.m. for packet pickup and bag check.
Distance: 5 miles
Course: See our smiling faces when you arrive at the race start, located at the east end of the lower bridge (over the Schuylkill River at West River Drive). Then, set off for your best race time as you speed through West River/MLK Drive, loop around East Memorial Drive/Centennial Circle and glide past a crowd of waving hands and poster boards. We’ll have a high-five for you waiting at the finish!
Check out the official, certified race course map:
Course Restrictions: This is a race for runners and walkers, please no bicycles, rollerblades, or other wheeled devices (other than wheelchairs) are permitted for the race. Please do not bring any animals to the race, this is for the safety and insurance consideration for our runners.
Kick-start your training for the AT&T BoMF 5-Miler with Back on My Feet! Meet us every Saturday at Lloyd Hall (1 Boathouse Row) at 7:30am for our training runs! Email Cathryn@backonmyfeet.org for more information.
Be one of the first 500 registrants to pick up your packet and receive a hat!
Packet pick-up will be happening two days prior to race day on Thursday, March 28th and Friday, March 29th in the atrium at the Shops at Liberty Place on 1625 Chestnut Street from 11am-7pm. The packet pickup times will be announced shortly. If you can’t make it the day before we will also have an opportunity to pick-up the morning of the race beginning at 7:00 a.m.
Looking to donate your old running shoes? ShoeBox Recycling will join BoMF at Shoe at Liberty Place and on race day to help you dispose of your used shoes, while helping to bring funds to the BoMF program! Learn more about the ShoeBox partnership on our website.
The 2013 AT&T Back on My Feet 5-Miler will be timed by Lin-Mark Sports, Inc. of Mantua, NJ, utilizing the Chronotrack Timing System. The disposable Chronotrack B-tag will be attached to your race bib and will remain there for the entire event. On race day Lin-Mark will be posting results live on their website as every 50 persons finish the race and race results will be available at the AT&T tent near the race start.
- Top three male and female race finishers
- Male and female 1st, 2nd, and 3rd place in the following age categories:
- 19 and under
- 20 to 29 years old
- 30 to 39 years old
- 40 to 49 years old
- 50 to 59 years old
- 60 to 69 years old
- 70 and older
- Community Running Award
- Highest Fundraiser – To get started on your fundraising, click here
- Mona Lisa – Most artistic race sign
- #RunPossible – BoMF Residential Member that has shown
significant changes in his or her life, even beyond running
Do you belong to a running or fitness club, school, company, team or any other group in the community? At Back on My Feet, we believe that you should be rewarded for building a community of health and fitness! The group with the largest registration numbers will be awarded the ‘Community Running Award!’
Don’t forget to write your group affiliation under ‘Team Name’ during your registration.
Check here for weather history.
Each runner will receive a race t-shirt and the option to purchase a BoMF Philadelphia tech shirt. More race swag information to follow!