From Our Editors
Staff Size: 25–50 people
Average Duration of Services: 2–4 hours
Parking: Free street parking
Handicap Accessible: Yes
Recommended Age Group: All Ages
Pro Tip: After your timed 5K, stick around for free ice cream, cheesesteaks and post race yoga.
Most Popular Attraction/Offering: Timed 5K, ice cream, yoga, Kids' Fun Run
Q&A with Lynne Hernandez, Race Director
What is one fun, unusual fact about your business?
DTRF funds research for a rare type of cancer called desmoid tumors. Research progress for desmoid tumors can be extremely efficient in helping find a cure for other types of cancer.
As the old adage says, "Stuff happens." What training do you and your staff have to stay ahead of the unexpected?
We will have an ambulance onsite, and marshals on the course just in case there are any emergencies.
What’s your favorite part of your job?
Running for Answers 5K Run/Walk and Kids' Fun Run is a fun, family event starting at the Please Touch Museum weaving through Fairmount Park. After the race, all participants are welcome to free cheesesteaks, free Mister Softee ice cream cones and gentle post race yoga.