Founded two and a half years ago as a Facebook group, this running community now boasts over 7,500 members all working toward advancing the positive culture of running in Philadelphia. Jon Lyons, the group’s founder, at its heart leading with compassion and an encouraging attitude that welcomes people from all walks of life. RUN215 has been an integral part in seeking a safer Schuylkill River Trail. As a fixture at the intersection of health and happiness, three of RUN215 events (#RunToWorkPHL, #NightShiftPHL, #RunStreakPHL) were recently featured on BeWellPhilly’s 50 Best Fitness events.

Category: 2016 - Movement of the Year

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