Great Eastern State Breakout Race 2018
5K Race in Philadelphia


Saturday, October 13, 2018

On site registration opens at 7:00am.  Race starts at 8:30am.

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2200 Brown Street

Philadelphia , Pennsylvania 19130

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     The online registration deadline for this event has passed.


This is a one-of-a-kind, 5K USATF-sanctioned flat road race through Fairmount, inside the grounds at Girard College, down Corinthian Avenue and right past the Eastern State Penitentiary! 5K Race starts at 8:30 AM Kids Fun Run starts 9:15 AM Winners Announcements at 9:30 AM (1st, 2nd and 3rd place male and female winners will be announced and reported in the following age groups): 19 and under 20-29 30-39 40-49 50-59 60-69 70-74 75-79 80-84 85-89 90+ Early Bird Registration through September 19th. Register by September 27th to guarantee a T-shirt! Shirts are not guaranteed to runners who register after September 27th, or those who register at packet pick up or day of race. **Online registration ends October 7th at midnight. Registration after this date can occur at packet pick up for $30 and on race day for $35 for 5K run. Day of race registration for Fun Run is $20. PACKET PICK UP: Thursday October 11th and Friday October 12th at Lifesport (2112 Fairmount Ave) from 5-8 PM and on race day starting at 7:00 AM. VOLUNTEER TO HELP! We are always in need of race day volunteers, especially race marshals. If you'd like to help out, sign up here:


Friends of the Eastern State Penitentiary Park
Urban Saloon
Retro Fitness
Love Your Stoop
Jack's Firehouse
Nochumson P.C. Attorneys at Law
Lifesport Fitness Center
Yoga Habit
Fairmount Pediatrics
Wallace & Nilan Physical Therapy
Fairmount Bicycles
Wake Up Yoga
Ali's Wagon
La Calaca Feliz
Fairmount Pet Shoppe
Fare Restaurant