Philadelphia's Best Spring Half Marathon
Registration Details
Entry Fees

Half Marathon   $85.00 Thru 11.30.18

7K $47.00 Thru 11.30.18

Run For FREE

It’s so easy. It’s so fulfilling. It’s so important.


Our Love Run 2019 goal is to raise $250,000.

The Love Run Philadelphia Half Marathon is proud to partner with the Legacy of Hope as the 2019 official charity partner.  Together, our goal is to raise $250,000 in 2019 to not only fight cancer but to cure our region of it for good.


  1. Simply register and choose Legacy of Hope Run For Free, choose your distance and follow the online registration process.
  2. Upon completion you will get a confirmation with a link to the LEGACY OF HOPE Crowdrise page.
  3. Go to the link set up your fundraising page and start fundraising!
  4. Once you raise the $200 fundraising minimum Legacy of Hope will issue you a refund of your entry fee and processing fees. Please note if you add on any options (such as mail my packet) you will not be reimbursed these fees.

Already Registered? Simply click here to be directed to the Legacy of Hope fundraising page where you can start your page and start your fundraising now.



You can still race with your team and wear your team jersey even if you decide to fundraise for Legacy of Hope.


Incentives will be offered through the year to keep you on track and motivated to reach your fundraising goal.


All participants in the program will be invited to participate in our training program and course preview runs.

*Note: you must raise the minimum ($200) to receive a refund of your entry and processing fees.


Confirm Your Entry

Go to your, log into your Active passport and locate the Love Run event to confirm your registration.

That was easy!

Having trouble finding your Confirmation on Active?

Email Suzanne Negro on our team and she will assist you.


You must be able to complete the half marathon in 3.5 hours or less.

Race numbers are required to participate – no bandits please.

All participants must sign the Love Run waiver form.

You must be at least 13 years old to participate.

You must be in good health and physically prepared to take on the challenge.

You must show photo ID to receive your race number and timing tag.

Coaches, baby-joggers, bikes, dogs, in-line skates, skateboards or dogs will not be allowed on the course.

If you attempt to sell your race number, you may be banned from future racing.

Walkers Welcome

Please note – while all runners will be chip timed, the course cut off will be determined from the official start of the race or gun time.  We have factored in the time it will take for the last corrals to cross the start line. Please plan your training accordingly.  If you do not make the cutoff, you may finish unsupported.

Refund Policy/Event Cancellation

Event Cancellation/Refund Policy

Motiv Sports/CGI Racing adheres to the standard endurance industry policy that race entry fees are non-refundable.


Participants will be eligible to defer their race entry from the current year, to the next year, until March 17, 2019 – 14 days before race day at a cost of 50% of next year’s registration by emailing Suzanne Negro.

Transfer Policy:

Participants will be eligible to transfer their entry to another person until March 14, 2019 – 14 days before race day, through their MyEvents portal for a fee of $25.

Registration Category Changes (Race Distance Changes):

Participants will be eligible to change their race category (change between race distances) until March 24, 2019 – 7 days before race day (provided there are still available entries in said distance), through the MyEvents portal at no cost. Once within 7 days of race day all changes in race distance must be made at the Solutions table at the Expo for a cost of $10.

Purchase Event Protection:

Booking Protect is offered through the ACTIVE Network, and provides insurance to runners so that they can get their entry fees back if they can’t participate in running events for covered reasons. The product, called Booking Protect, is located in the registration path on Active and can be purchased on the Check-Out page. All claims and refunds will go through Booking Protect.

Event Cancellation:

There is NO rain date, We Go Rain or Shine. In case of inclement weather, management reserves the right to cancel/alter/modify the race/course for safety concerns. In any case there will be No Refunds of race entry fees. Each athlete must accept any such risk of their entry fee paid. There is no complimentary race entry to a future race. All monies collected are used to develop and produce the event, including all race supplies, staffing, and administration. We pledge to make every effort to produce a fair, safe and exciting event for all. Any decision we make to go forth with the race is based on the overall event safety.