UPMC Health Plan Extends Partnership to all P3R events through 2019

Written by Kelsey Emch on February 14, 2017

UPMC Health Plan Extends Partnership to all P3R events through 2019
UPMC Health Plan named official health insurance provider of P3R events

PITTSBURGH – P3R, Pittsburgh’s premier race organization, has announced a partnership extension with Pittsburgh-based UPMC Health Plan. The three year deal names UPMC Health Plan as the official health insurance provider of P3R’s year-round calendar of events, including the DICK’S Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon, EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler, GNC Live Well Liberty Mile, Pittsburgh Triathlon & Adventure Race and FlyBy

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P3R’s American Development Program Reaches New Heights in 2016

Written by Kelsey Emch on December 20, 2016

P3R’s American Development Program Reaches New Heights in 2016
Record $92,500 in prize money awarded to 73 Americans at P3R events

PITTSBURGH – At P3R’s signature events this year, a record number of 73 American runners competed and earned a record $92,500 in prize money as a result of its American Development Program (ADP). Dedicated to offering a competitive prize purse, providing unique community engagement opportunities and committing to a clean sport, the program, in its third year, has made Pittsburgh a

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P3R Announces 2-Year Sponsorship Renewal with GNC Live Well

Written by Dee Stathis on December 17, 2016

P3R Announces 2-Year Sponsorship Renewal with GNC Live Well
Title sponsorship includes the summer’s GNC Live Well Liberty Mile and the spring’s GNC Live Well Pittsburgh Health & Fitness Expo

PITTSBURGH – P3R, Pittsburgh’s premier race organization, announced a sponsorship renewal with GNC Live Well, a leading global speciality retailer of health, wellness and performance products headquartered in Pittsburgh. The 2-year deal will extend GNC’s title sponsorship of the summer-time GNC Live Well Liberty Mile as well as the spring’s GNC Live

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P3R Celebrates Milestone Year by Adding New Talent in Event Planning and Execution

Written by Dee Stathis on December 15, 2016
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P3R Celebrates Milestone Year by Adding New Talent in Event Planning and Execution
The ‘go-to’ event planning organization in Pittsburgh promotes Troy Schooley to Senior Vice President of Partnerships and Sales and adds Jim Krejci as Senior Project Manager of Events

PITTSBURGH, PA – P3R, the nonprofit organizers of the DICK’S Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon and other running events, respond to recent event growth with the hiring of Jim Krejci as Senior Project Manager of Events and the promotion of Troy Schooley

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P3R Sponsors 2016 Women’s Health Conversations in Pittsburgh

Written by Kelsey Emch on October 20, 2016
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P3R Sponsors 2016 Women’s Health Conversations in Pittsburgh
More than 1,000 set to attend the 3-day conference on Nov. 3-5 designed to educate, empower and entertain women about their health and lifestyle choices

PITTSBURGH – P3R, the nonprofit organizers of the DICK’S Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon and other endurance events, is sponsoring the 2016 Women’s Health Conversations, the first of its kind consumer conference designed to educate, empower and entertain smart, savvy women who influence the health of others. The 3-day conference,

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P3R Announces 3-year Partnership with Brooks Running Company

Written by Kelsey Emch on September 22, 2016
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P3R Announces 3-year Partnership with Brooks Running Company
Brooks will be the official footwear and apparel sponsor for the DICK’S Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon, EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler and GNC Live Well Liberty Mile

PITTSBURGH – P3R announced a new 3-year partnership with Brooks Running Company that designates Brooks as the official footwear and apparel sponsor of P3R’s signature races, including the DICK’S Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon, GNC Live Well Liberty Mile and EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler.

“Partnering with P3R is an exciting

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P3R embraces the challenge of making all kids healthy, one step at a time

Written by Michele Nichols on September 14, 2016
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P3R embraces the challenge of making all kids healthy, one step at a time
Giving children a head start toward a healthier future

Being healthy doesn’t come easy to everyone. Children in lower-income neighborhoods may not have a safe place to play outside or have access to healthy foods because the grocery store is too far away or the corner store doesn’t carry fresh produce. If physical activity and healthy foods give children a head start toward a healthier future, how do

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P3R Renews Team USA Minnesota Sponsorship, Continues Commitment to U.S. Elite Distance Runners

Written by Kelsey Emch on September 13, 2016

Team USA Minnesota’s Heather Kampf and Biya Simbassa will compete at the GNC Live Well Liberty Mile on Saturday, Sept. 17

PITTSBURGH – P3R has announced that it will renew its sponsorship of Team USA Minnesota, a post-collegiate distance training center based in Minneapolis focused on developing Olympians and national champions. For the past three years, P3R has supported the team as part of the American Development Program (ADP), an initiative to increase exposure and racing opportunities for American professional runners.

“The

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2016 Run for a Reason Charity Program Raised $1.6 Million-Plus for Charities

Written by Kelsey Emch on July 7, 2016

2016 Run for a Reason Charity Program Raised $1.6 Million-Plus for Charities
Cystic Fibrosis Foundation, Light of Life Rescue Ministries and Children’s Hospital Foundation each raised $100,000+ via DICK’S Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon Run for a Reason charity program

July 7, 2016
PITTSBURGH – P3R has announced that the Run for a Reason charity program presented by Bank of America raised more than $1.6 million during the 2016 DICK’S Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon season. Since the Run for a Reason charity program launched

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First-Ever 5K at Pittsburgh International Airport Scheduled October 1

Written by Kelsey Emch on June 27, 2016

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First-Ever 5K at Pittsburgh International Airport Scheduled October 1
Hosted by P3R and the Allegheny County Airport Authority, the race offers runners a unique opportunity to race at the airport.

PITTSBURGH – P3R and Allegheny County Airport Authority have announced that registration is open for the first-ever Flyby 5K and 1-mile Fun Run at Pittsburgh International Airport. Scheduled for Saturday, Oct. 1, the event offers runners a unique opportunity to race on the grounds and taxiways

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