This past weekend’s Stroehmann Back on My Feet 20in24 attracted a lot of media attention due to its turnout numbers and success.
The generous individuals who participated or volunteered for the event helped raise a great amount of awareness for Back on My Feet’s cause. As with any large local event with high attendance, media came to 20in24 in droves.
Below is a showcase of the various media outlets that provided coverage of 20in24.
Philadelphia affiliate CBS3 gave a fuller piece on the 20in24. Read their coverage here.
A 6ABC crew put together a piece that hasn’t made its way online yet, nor has one from a Fox 29 crew.
WHYY, a Philadelphia local public source of TV and radio, posted a story on their website that featured Back on My Feet residential member Claudell “Fifty” Edwards and his plans to participate in 20in24. Click here to read the story.
KYW 1060, a news radio station, provides a recap of the Stroemann Back on My Feet 20in24. Read their coverage here.
Philadelphia Magazine’s Be Well Philly section ran an article informing readers that the event was to take place. Read the article on Philly Magazine’s website, here.
Nic Ebright Sport’s Massage, a running blog that keeps readers informed about upcoming events and provides reviews of running gear, told readers of the author’s intent to participate in the Stroemann Back on My Feet 20in24.
Aptly put, the post said, “We’re going to stink. We’re going to be sleep deprived. We’re going to eat cheesesteaks. We’re going to make friends and grow closer to the supporters around us.” Click here to read the update.
Minnesota Fox affiliate picked up on the event, noting the hot weather conditions the runners had to endure. Watch their video here.
An article Post on the Brunswick Sentinel’s website details the 20in24 experiences of a participant. Click here to read it.
Roughly a month after the event, the Stroehmann 20in24 is still receiving media attention. Click here for an article from the website Hackrunner.com
Also, a fitness coach wrote up a blog item on his own experiences as a Lone Ranger.