American Association for Cancer Research (AACR)
The American Association for Cancer Research (AACR) enters its second year as the title sponsor of the Philadelphia Marathon. The AACR’s mission is to prevent and cure cancer through research, education, communication, and collaboration. Through its programs and services, the AACR fosters research in cancer and related biomedical science; accelerates the dissemination of new research findings among scientists and others dedicated to the conquest of cancer; promotes science education and training; and advances the understanding of cancer etiology, prevention, diagnosis, and treatment throughout the world. Through its Runners for Research program, the AACR encourages marathon weekend participants to take part in raising money and awareness for cancer research while joining an atmosphere of comradery as a part of the team. Run with our Runners for Research team by registering here.
Dietz & Watson
Dietz & Watson is a proud supporter of the Philadelphia Marathon and enters its second year as the title sponsor of the Half Marathon. Dietz & Watson is one of the largest preparers of premium deli meats and artisan cheeses, offering more than 400 products at the finest supermarkets and neighborhood delis throughout the United States and the world. A family owned and operated business with 75 years of experience, Dietz & Watson is in constant pursuit of healthy recipes to suit a wide range of dietary needs. Most of all, it is passionate about what it does best—providing fresh and delicious deli products, from our family to yours. Learn more about our products and where to find them at www.DietzandWatson.com.
Rothman has been a proud supporter of the Philadelphia Marathon weekend for over two decades and is the title sponsor of the Rothman 8K. Rothman Institute is internationally recognized for excellence in orthopaedic science and technology. Its physicians are experts in their specialty areas, leaders in clinical research and innovators in the development of advanced treatment methods and technologies. Rothman’s mission is to provide its communities with high quality, compassionate, and affordable musculoskeletal care that is grounded in evidence-based medicine, the results of which will exceed expectations. For information on injury prevention and care, go to www.RothmanInstitute.com.
Dunkin’ Donuts is the world's leading baked goods and coffee chain, serving more than 3 million customers every day. True to its name, it offers 50+ varieties of donuts, as well as dozens of premium beverages, bagels, breakfast sandwiches and other baked goods. Dunkin’ Donuts is a proud supporter of the Philadelphia Marathon weekend and enters its second year as the title sponsor of the Dunkin’ Munchkin’ Run, which is a short-distance, non-competitive event for kids of all ages. The race focuses on making running fun and encouraging families to discover the fundamentals of fitness. The goal of the run is to provide a positive experience that will encourage the young to be active and physically fit. Find out more about Dunkin’ Donuts and its locations at www.DunkinDonuts.com.
ACME Markets got its beginning in 1891 when two friends, Samuel Robinson and Robert Crawford, opened a small neighborhood grocery store at Second and Fernon Streets in South Philadelphia that emphasized quality products, low prices and friendly service. Over 125 years later, ACME remains dedicated to providing a high-quality grocery experience that its customers have come to expect. ACME prides itself in supporting community events, particularly related to health and wellness. ACME is proud to be the Official Supermarket and Water of the Philadelphia Marathon weekend providing over 60,000 bottles and 20,000 gallons of water over the two days. For more information about ACME and its locations, go to www.ACMEmarkets.com.
Lyft provides a mobile phone application that facilitates peer-to-peer ridesharing by allowing passengers who need a ride to request one from available community drivers in more than 300 U.S. cities. Its goal is to reconnect people through transportation and bring communities together. Lyft’s friendly drivers help to get you where you need to go in a convenient and cost-effective manner. Lyft is proud to be the Official Ride of the Philadelphia Marathon weekend. Consider Lyft for your transportation to your race and for everyday needs. To find out more or to order your next ride, go to www.Lyft.com.
Yards Brewing Company
Yards Brewing Company is a craft brewery with roots right here in Philadelphia. What started in a garage in Manayunk evolved into what is now one of the Philadelphia area’s most popular craft breweries. Its motto, “Brew Unto Others,” reflects its commitment to quality, community, and sustainability. Providing quality products and a local brewery at 5th and Spring Garden Streets, Yards has engrained itself as a part of the community. It was a natural fit for Yards to become the Official Beer of the Philadelphia Marathon weekend. For more details about their products and local brewery, go to www.YardsBrewing.com.
AllWhites 100% liquid egg whites is a convenient, fat-free, cholesterol-free and low-calorie source of lean protein – ideal for providing you the energy you need for every day. For more information or to find great recipes, go to www.AllWhitesEggWhites.com