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39th Annual Philadelphia Firefighters Memorial 5k Run/Walk

Sunday, September 29, 2013 - Presented by JB Sports Timing

39th Annual Philadelphia Firefighters Memorial 5k Run/Walk

39th Annual Firefighters' Memorial 5k Run & Walk

DATE CHANGE FROM OCT. 6, 2013 TO SEPT. 29, 2013

This event is held in memory of the eight Philadelphia Firefighters who perished in the August 17, 1975 Gulf Oil Refinery blaze and all Firefighters who gave their lives bravely in the line of duty. The race is hosted by the Philadelphia Firefighters and Paramedics' Union, Local #22 I.A.F.F. and Sea Isle City for the benefit of the Burn Centers in the Philadelphia area.

FEE: PLEASE MAKE CHECKS PAYABLE TO: Philadelphia Firefighter & Paramedic Union
Please Checks to this Address:
Firefighters’ Memorial Run
c/o Philadelphia Firefighter & Paramedic Union
415 N. 5th Street
Philadelphia, PA 19123

For Info email: memorialrun@IAFF22.org
If you want to download form at www.IAFF22.org

The event will be timed by JB Sports Timing. www.jbsportstiming.com

IMPORTANT TIMES:
8:30 to 10:30 AM - Number pick-up and race day registration at the Community Lodge, 300 JFK Blvd. @ Park Rd.
9:00 AM – Memorial Mass at St. Joseph’s Church, 43rdh & Landis in memory of our fallen brothers.
10:00 AM –Walk starts on the Promenade @ JFK
11:00 AM – Run starts on the Promenade @ JFK followed by the Fun Run
Noon to 2:00 PM - A free buffet lunch will be served at the awards ceremony to be held at the OCEAN DRIVE, 40th & Landis.

AWARDS: No award Duplication! Awards and commemorative sweat shirts to 1st Male and Female Overall and 1st Male Master (60 & over) and Female Master (50 & over) finishers. Awards to 1st, 2nd and 3rd place finishers in the open divisions.  WAWA gift cards will be giving out as prizes.  

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