Justin Bennett, Program Assistant

Justin joined the Students Run Philly Style staff in August 2019, serving as a Program Assistant / Coach in conjunction with Up2Us Sports, a national sports-based youth development nonprofit organization. In his role, Justin will conduct site visits on behalf of SRPS in addition to supporting the program team with events, team coordination, and youth development initiatives. He will be working with SRPS for one year as an AmeriCorps VISTA.

Justin currently studies Liberal Arts at the Community College of Philadelphia. As a former student member and junior leader of Team Bodine, Justin has completed three Blue Cross Broad Street Runs and one Philadelphia Half Marathon.

Favorite Students Run Event

The Broad Street Run. I’ll always remember it as the first long distance I’d ever completed, plus the excitement and energy you receive in front of fellow Philadelphians is truly unmatched.

I Can’t Run Without

Rocky theme music!