Why Every Milestone Matters

Running is hard.  It’s true. Whether you’ve been doing it for 20 years or 20 days there will always be a challenge to running. And that’s okay. Because in running, in pushing farther–in reaching for a seemingly impossible goal–milestones are achieved. And

10 Years Running

***This guest post is written by one of our former student participants, Alisa “Lele” Footes.   My name is Alisa Footes. But mostly every person in and out of Students Run knows me at Lele. I have been a part of SRPS for 10 years now. One might ask, what makes this pr

“How Do I Start Running?” And Other Questions

“Wait, how old are these kids?” I get asked this question a lot. Most recently, I was in Stanford, California last week visiting two close friends from college, an extension of our staff trip to visit Students Run L.A. in honor of their 25th anniversary.  My friend, who is an incredib

Charity Runners Making a Difference in Philadelphia

With the Blue Cross Broad Street Run weekend over (phew!), we wanted to give a big shout to our AH-MAZING charity runners who Ran for Philly’s Future and will raise over $50,000 for our program. Run for Philly’s Future is Students Run Philly Style’s charity running program. Participan