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Tens of Thousands Race in Blue Cross Broad Street Run

Tens of thousands of runners took part in the annual event, including members of the NBC10 team.

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    Ten of thousands of runners took their place Sunday for the start of the Blue Cross Broad Street Run. A lot of people who ran today did so to raise money for someone in need. NBC10’s Denise Nakano has the highlights of the run.

    (Published Sunday, May 7, 2017)

    Dominic Korir and Askale Merachi were the men's and women's winners of Sunday's 38th Broad Street Run in Philadelphia.

    First Women's Runner Crosses the Finish LineFirst Women's Runner Crosses the Finish Line

    Askale Merachi of Ethopia took first place for women in the 2017 Broad Street Run.

    (Published Sunday, May 7, 2017)

    Korir finished the 10-mile course with an unofficial time of 47 minutes and 38 seconds, in a photo finish with Philip Mburu, who crossed the finish line a second later.

    First Men's Runner Crosses Finish LineFirst Men's Runner Crosses Finish Line

    First place finisher Dominic Korir of Kenya crosses the finish line.

    (Published Sunday, May 7, 2017)

    Merachi finished the course with an unofficial time of 53:49, coming in 19 seconds ahead of Serena Burka.

    Tens of thousands of runners took part in the annual event, including members of the NBC10 team.

    The NBC10 Team Takes On the Broad Street RunThe NBC10 Team Takes On the Broad Street Run

    Some of our NBC10 staff decided to take on the Broad Street Run. Tim Furlong chats with them before they hit the pavement.

    (Published Sunday, May 7, 2017)

    Dan Stamm and Jessica Boyington were the first NBC10 members to cross the finish line.

      Broad Street Run PhotosBroad Street Run Photos