Participants on the first Atlantic Derm Philly Fun Run enjoyed a guided running/walking tour of Philadelphia on Sunday morning.
At designated spots along the route dermatology residents presented participants with fitness-related dermatology pearls and guided them through fun morning exercises.
Date: Sunday, April 26, 2015 | 7:00-7:45 AM
Run Highlights and Map
Start: at Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel
Course along Race Street around Logan park
Highlights: Sister Cities Park, Swann Memorial Fountain, Cathedral Basilica of Saints Peter and Paul
Head North West along the Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Highlights: Barnes Foundation, Rodin Museum
At the Philadelphia Museum of Art
Highlights: Run the Rocky Steps and the Rocky Statue
Wrap around the back of the Philadelphia Museum of Art
Highlights: Fairmount Water Works, Boat House Row, Schuylkill River, View of the Philadelphia Zoo
Return South East West along the Benjamin Franklin Parkway
Highlights: Paine’s Park, The Franklin Institute, World War I Aero Memorial
Finish: at Sheraton Philadelphia Downtown Hotel
Meet your fitness specialists!
Jaryd Freedman (left) and Brett Miller (right) founded the 2015 Philly Fun Run as a way to inspire dermatologists to integrate wellness into their practices. They have a passion for living an active lifestyle, physical activity and overall health, including diet and nutrition. They are excited to incorporate this passion while taking you on a guided tour of Philadelphia. Enjoy the run!