Run Ottawa Bus Trip to the 2018 AACR Philadelphia Marathon

Run Ottawa is organizing a bus trip for area runners to travel down to Philadelphia, Pennsylvania to take part in the AACR Philadelphia Marathon.

Sign up to run the marathon on Sunday, November 18th, the half marathon on Saturday, November 17th or take on both races with the ‘Liberty Bell Challenge’ or the ‘Independence Challenge’ of the Saturday 8k and Sunday’s marathon.

The bus will leave early on the morning of Friday, November16th, with 3 pickup locations as follows:

  • Gloucester Shopping Centre: 6:30 a.m.
  • Hampton Park Plaza: 6:45 a.m.
  • Bells Corners Loblaws: 7:00 a.m.

Parking is available at all 3 locations at no charge.

The bus will stop for lunch near Binghamton, NY and arrive in Philadephia, in the afternoon. The Marriott Hotel is a short walk from the race expo site and the incredible Reading Terminal Market.

The trip includes bus transportation and 2 nights accommodation (double occupancy, state sales tax, visitor taxes, U.S. exchange rate). The bus will leave Philadelphia at an agreed upon time but not later than 3:00 p.m.

Those who have not registered for the race will be given an access code to receive a $10 discount on their entry fee.

Please visit the race website

A representative from Run Ottawa will be your host for this excursion.