the Cedars House rules

Eat. Train. Run. The Cedars House is a cafe, running hub, and personal training center at the start of Forbidden Drive in Philadelphia's beautiful Fairmount Park.

Wednesday, May 5, 2010

Opening Day 5K!!

Register on-line today for the Opening Day 5K!
Friday, June 25th
7 pm
click here to register:

or go to: and scroll down race list. Races are listed in date order.

Come and help us celebrate the restoration and grand opening of the Cedars House!! Run (walk, skip, hike) your 1st (or your 100th) 5K, and then stay, relax and enjoy Cedars House treats! All skills and abilities are welcome. 

Post party and bonfire continues across the street following the race!

this is a USATF sanctioned event
with ChronoTrack Timing by Lin-Mark Sports!

A portion of the proceeds from the race will go to support the Friends of the Wissahickon, a wonderful organization whose mission is to preserve the natural beauty and wildness of the Wissahickon Valley. The Friends of the Wissahickon is the oldest and largest of the nonprofit, volunteer groups active in Philadelphia's Fairmount Park system. For over eighty-five years they have been stewards of Wissahickon Valley Park, the beautiful northern stretch of Fairmount Park. Members maintain and preserve trails and historic structures, care for native plant and animal species, and protect the watershed. For more information, go to

1 comment:

  1. Is there currently any group that is training together from beginner to 5K. I am just beginning to train to run (it has been over 15 years since I ran!!) and I would like company to build at a moderately advised pace. Would you be a source to find a group or companion?