Houston runner

Rock Philadelphia on September 20th and 21st with the Run For Our Sons team! Every step you take and every dollar you raise gets us one step closer to ending Duchenne.

There are two race options for runners and walkers of all abilities! A 5K on Saturday and a Half Marathon on Sunday means there's a race course for everyone though one of the country's most historic cities.


5K - Saturday, September 20th

Start Time: 8 am

Start/Finish Lines: Eakins Oval, Fairmount Park between Kelly Dr & Art Museum Dr.

Half Marathon - Sunday, September 21st

Start Time: 8 am

Start Line: Benjamin Franklin Parkway, west of 22nd St.

Finish Line: Eakins Oval, Fairmount Park between Kelly Dr & Art Museum Dr.

As a member of the Run For Our Sons team for this race, you'll receive:

  • Guaranteed entry into the race
  • An official Run For Our Sons tech shirt (and t-shirt for half marathoners!)
  • A personal fundraising page
  • A dedicated staff person to answer all of your questions about the race and fundraising
  • Frequent training tips
  • The knowledge that you are helping to improve the lives of those living with Duchenne muscular dystrophy

Run For Our Sons Fundraising Requirement:
Each Run For Our Sons team member is required to raise a minimum of $1,000 to participate in the half marathon and $400 to participate in the 5K race. Your entry fee counts toward your fundraising minimum. If you do not meet the required minimum by race day we will contact you about alternate methods of payment in order to receive your race entry.