Posted on: May 15, 2014
The Friends of the Wissahickon (FOW) is hosting a 10K race along Forbidden Drive in the northwest section of Philadelphia on May 18. The 10K, 6.2-mile loop course begins at 9 a.m. and takes place in the Wissahickon Park, along Forbidden Drive and will pass by many historic points of interest including the Thomas Mill covered bridge, the Tedyuscung Indian statue and Valley Green Inn. The race is perfect for both the serious runner and the occasional runner/walker.
There will be awards for male and female divisions as well as various age groups. Bryn Mawr Running Co. will be doing the chip timing for the race. The cost of registration is $40 per entrant. After May 1, it is $50. Register for the race at fowforbidden10k.org.
Funds raised from the race will assist in the continued restoration and preservation of the historic Valley Green Inn and Wissahickon Park.
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