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      2014 West Philly Runners 26 x 1mile Relay Challenge in Philadelphia


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      May 17, 2014

      Saturday  10:00 AM - 1:00 PM

      North Horticultural Drive and Montgomery Drive
      Philadelphia, Pennsylvania 19131

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      EVENT DETAILS
      2014 West Philly Runners 26 x 1mile Relay Challenge

      The WPR 26 x 1mile Relay ChallengeThe Race

      Teams of 13 (or so) people will race for their fastest collective marathon time.

      Teams Currently Include:

      • Baby Got Track
      • Blue Barracudas
      • DJ Jazzy Ninjas
      • Orange Iguanas (full)
      • The Lap Pack
      • WPR Team 1 (full)
      • WPR Team 2
      • November Project PHL
      • Fishtown Beer Runners
      • Leo and the Boomwhackers
      • The BuzzKlub
      • Rowzone
      • Ben Franklin Mob Hash House Harriers
      • The Pink Tutus
      • The Monster Milers
      • Agilent Rocks
      • ...and I sprintzed in my pants...
      The Rules

      Team members run one at a time along a pre-set 1-mile loop. Each runner will run at least two times. Beer drinking between runs is allowed. Drinking during runs is not recommended.The Champion

      Each team will select a runner - different than their last mile runner - to run the final 0.2 miles to complete the official marathon for the team. Selection for this position is considered a great honor.The Baton

      Each team must devise their own baton. It an be anything - a snap bracelet, a banana, a stick, a pompom, etc.The Torch

      Each team's champion will complete his 0.2 mile leg with a torch of their making. It probably should not be on fire, but we'll look the other way.Registration

      Register for the race here and select a team that you would like to be on.

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      Event details may change at any time, always check with the event organizer when planning to attend this event or purchase tickets.
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