Rock 'n' Roll Philadelphia Half Marathon

The Philadelphia Half Marathon (official name since 2010 ING Rock ' n ' Roll Philadelphia Half Marathon until 2009 Philadelphia Distance Run) is a half-marathon in Philadelphia, which takes place in September since 1978. Since 2010 he is organized by the Competitor Group.


The start is on the Benjamin Franklin Parkway at the height of 22nd Street. The first third runs on a loop through the city center, the Philadelphia City Hall and other attractions are happening. Then you walk on the right bank of the Schuylkill River upstream to the Falls Bridge and on the left bank back to the finish at the Philadelphia Museum of Art


Track records

  • Men: 1:00:16 h, Mathew Kipkoech Kisorio (KEN ), 2010
  • Women: 1:07:45 h, Meseret Defar (ETH ), 2010

List of winners

Source: ARRS