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Miles for Migraine Race - Philadelphia, 2016
2 Mile Walk - 5K Run - 10K Run


Miles for Migraine Race - Philadelphia, 2016

Saturday, October 8, 2016 - 8:30 am Start for all events

"Forbidden Drive" 

Use Address: 

120 W. Northwestern Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19118

or

Glenside, PA - depending on your GPS! 

Closest cross road is Germantown Pike/Ave, and Bruno's Restaurant

NOTE: Race starts in front of "The Cedars House" (Cafe) on Forbidden Drive 

PACKET / BIB PICK UP:

You can come to Philly Runner on Friday 11-6.

3621 Walnut St Phila, PA

OR

Come to Registration Day of Race from 7-8:15am

Please do not be late. We have a full roster and expect a long line. 

Miles for Migraine will host its next Philadelphia 2-mile Walk/ 5K/ 10K Run and Kids Treasure Hunt in the beautiful Wissahickon Park along Forbidden Drive. This Fundraiser for Migraine & Headache Awareness, Treatment & Research will take place Saturday, October 8th, 2016 at 8:30am featuring awards for the top male and female runners and walkers. There is parking along Northwestern Ave, Andorra Road and Thomas Road. Also, there are 2 lots along Bells Mills Rd, with a short walk to the start. Course is an out and back along the picturesque Forbidden Drive on a packed/crushed gravel trail. All runners and walkers will start and finish in the same location. Porto potties will be provided at the start/finish and there will be 2 water stops along the course. Post race awards will immediately follow top runners and walkers finishing in each race category, near the start/finish line. 

PRIZES ALSO AWARDED FOR:

LARGEST TEAM

AND

MOST CHARITABLE TEAM*

 

PACKET PICK UP IS AT PHILLY RUNNER on Friday Oct 7 from 11am-6pm. Location is 3621 Walnut Street, Philadelphia, PA. Packets can also be picked up at Registration on race day, but there could be a long line. 

REGISTRATION opens at 7:00am on Saturday Oct 8th.  

ALL EVENTS WILL TAKE PLACE RAIN or SHINE (No-Refunds)

PLEASE NOTE 10k is only for runners. We can not keep the course open past 10:00. If you want to walk/run the 5k and can be finished by 9:30, then that is ok.

Please Note: Due to the safety of runners and walkers, we cannot allow Dogs or Strollers in any of the events.

* Sorry, this does not include corporate sponsors donations.

PRIZES AWARDED FOR TOP FUNDRAISERS:

1ST PRIZE: $300 VISA GIFT CARD 

2ND PRIZE: $200 VISA GIFT CARD

3RD PRIZE: $100 VISA GIFT CARD

PRIZE AWARDED FOR LARGEST TEAM:

1ST PRIZE: $300 VISA GIFT CARD 

Registration Fees

“Map the Migraine” Kid's Treasure Hunt Closed

Follow the clues to win prizes! Ages 8 & Older.

Running-10K - Adult (over 18) Closed

Running-10K - Under 18 Closed

Running-5K - Adults (over 18) Closed

Running-5K - Under 18 Closed

Walking-2 Mile Walk - Adult (over 18) Closed

Walking-2 Mile Walk - Under 18 Closed

Participant Fundraising Letter

Download Here

Top Donors

# Name Amount
1 Laurestine Moore $600.00
2 Juliet Goodfriend $500.00
3 Ed Ogden $500.00

Top Teams

1

Momma's Got a Migraine

$2,468.00

Raised

$1,500.00

Goal
2

Migraine.com Racers

$2,395.00

Raised

$4,000.00

Goal
3

Down But Not Out

$2,125.00

Raised

$2,000.00

Goal

Top Fundraisers

1

Katie M. Golden

$2,395.00

Raised

$2,000.00

Goal
2

Magen Kauffman

$2,293.00

Raised

$1,500.00

Goal
3

Cathy Rosenwald

$2,256.00

Raised

$1,000.00

Goal

Event Schedule

  • October 8 8:30 AM EDT - Run and Walk Start

  • October 8 8:30 AM EDT - "Map the Migraine" Kid's Treasure Hunt

Contact Information

Event Location

120 West Northwestern Avenue, Philadelphia, PA 19128, United States

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