Friends of the Riverfront Trail Run Now a Virtual Run

Written by Erin Carlin on July 24, 2018

Proceeds from the event to help with Three Rivers Heritage Trail maintenance and improvements

PITTSBURGH (July 24, 2018) – The first-ever Friends of the Riverfront Virtual Trail Run is open through August 31 to inspire more people of all ages and abilities to enjoy the unique perspectives that Pittsburgh’s urban trails have to offer. The new virtual run gives runners the opportunity to complete the run at their convenience and location of their choice while raising money for the care of

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P3R CEO Patrice Matamoros Recipient of Running USA Women’s Leadership Award

Written by Erin Carlin on February 12, 2018

PITTSBURGH – Running USA, the trade industry for the sport of road running, has named P3R CEO Patrice Matamoros as the recipient of the 2018 Women’s Leadership Award. The award recognizes a woman in the running industry who has been an outstanding leader in the sport and has served the sport with distinction.

”We congratulate Patrice on this well-deserved recognition. She joins an elite group of women who have set the course for gender equality in the running industry,” said Rich Harshbarger, Running USA CEO.

Matamoros is

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Patrice Matamoros Named 2017 Woman of Excellence by WISE Pittsburgh

Written by Erin Carlin on November 16, 2017

PITTSBURGH – The Pittsburgh chapter of Women in Sports and Events (WISE) honored Patrice Matamoros as the 2017 Woman of Excellence on Thursday, November 16, 2017 at the Cambria Hotel & Suites Pittsburgh. The award recognizes an extraordinary woman who has made a significant impact on the business of sports.

Matamoros is the CEO of Pittsburgh Three Rivers Marathon, Inc. (P3R), Pittsburgh’s premier organization for promoting running and community health and fitness through large-scale events, races and education programs, including the

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