2020 Blue Cross Broad Street Run

Join us on October 4, 2020

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Join the AACR Runners for Research Team

Team up with the AACR Runners for Research at the 2020 Blue Cross Broad Street Run to raise awareness and funds for cancer research.  The Broad Street Run is a 40,000 participant 10-mile run along Philly's main thoroughfare.



  • Date: Sunday, October 4, 2020
  • Start Time: 7:30 a.m.
  • Start Location: Broad St. and Somerville Ave.
  • Registration Fee: $50
  • All AACR Runners for Research team members are required to raise a minimum of $500 to support lifesaving cancer research. 

AACR Runners for Research Benefits

  • Guaranteed entry into the 2020 IBX Broad Street Run (no need to sign up for the lottery!)
  • AACR Runners for Research tech-tee
  • Runners for Research tote bag
  • Finding Cures Challenge Medal 
  • Top 3 fundraisers over $750.00 will receive complimentary entry into the distance of their choice for the 2020 AACR Philadelphia Marathon race weekend
  • A personal fundraising page to help you meet and surpass your goals
  • The latest news and first registration opportunities for upcoming AACR events


Visit the Health and Wellness Expo presented by "Einstein Healthcare Network" 

For two days, dozens of 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. All runners must visit the Expo to pick-up their race number, gear bag, and t-shirt.
  • Dates: Friday, October 2 - Saturday, October 3, 2020
  • Location: Pennsylvania Convention Center
Other ways to get involved: 
  • Join the AACR Runners for Research Strava Club to take part in weekly virtual training runs over the coming months. To join, log in to the Strava App and click on “Explore”. Enter “AACR Runners for Research” and select “Join” to become a member!

  • Follow AACR Runners for Research on Facebook and stay up-to-date on the latest team activities!

  • Not a Runner? Volunteer.  We need your help in all aspects of the race. Join the AACR Volunteer team! E-mail [email protected] and mention the Broad Street Run.


For more information on the 2020 IBX Broad Street Run, visit the race website.
To learn more about AACR Runners for Research, email [email protected]


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