On Sunday morning, more than 40,000 runners near and far participated in the 33rd Annual Broad Street Run in Philadelphia. According to Philly.com, Henry Rutto, 29, of Kenya, won the 10-mile run for the men's division, clocking in at 47 minutes and 6 seconds, while Esther Erb, 26, of North Carolina, won the women's division with 55 minutes and 28 seconds.
Among those who participated, 211 runners represented the Narberth-Bala Cynwyd Patch area:
Watch a first-person account of the run in the YouTube clip attached to this article. Find some notable results from local runners below:
- William Rowland, 26, of Bala Cynwyd finished 58th overall and 23rd in his division with a time of 54:48.
- Christine O'Connell, 33, of Narberth finished 145th overall and third in her division (ninth among all women) with a time of 59:03.
- Charles Muchnick of Bala Cynwyd was, at 69, the oldest area finisher, crossing in 2:08:36.
- Martha Zeller of Narberth was, at 17, the youngest area finisher, crossing in 1:25:59.