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Find out about the latest news and announcements for the EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler!

Hehir Breaks Course Record and Ngige Improves Time to Take the Titles at 2018 EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler

Martin Hehir, 25, of Philadelphia, PA broke the event record with a time of 46 minutes, 48 seconds in the men’s race. Monicah Ngige, 24, of Kenya improved upon her 2017 performance, clocking 52:06, to easily win the 2018 women’s division. Read more

P3R Announces Road Closures for the 2018 EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler

The 2018 EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler course is similar to courses from years past, taking participants on a scenic tour of four of Pittsburgh's more unique neighborhoods and across three of its golden bridges. Read more
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2018 EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler Attracts Top Athletes from Around the World

The EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler will return to the streets of the Steel City on Sunday, Nov. 4. A deep field of top American and international professional athletes will compete for a $26,200 guaranteed prize purse, including a $4,000 prize for each race champion. Read more

Road Racing Star Stephen Sambu and Top U.S. Marathoner Kellyn Taylor Headline Deep Fields at 2018 EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler

Kenya’s Stephen Sambu and top U.S. marathoner Kellyn Taylor will headline the professional athlete fields at the sixth annual EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler. Scheduled for Sunday, Nov. 4, the race offers a $26,200 prize purse, including $4,000 for each race champion. Read more

New Course Announced for 2018 EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler

Pittsburgh Three Rivers Marathon (P3R) announced a new course for the 2018 EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler, scheduled for Sunday, Nov. 4. For the first time, race participants will run past Pittsburgh’s iconic sports stadiums, including Heinz Field and PNC Park, during the 10-mile road race. Read more

Registration Now Open for the 2018 EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler

Registration is now open for the 2018 EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler, scheduled for Sunday, November 4. More than 5,000 are expected to register for the 10-mile race, which can be completed as an individual event or a two-person relay. Read more
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Diriba Defends Title with Three-Peat and Mkungo Comes Up Big in Debut at 2017 EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler

by Pittsburgh 10 Miler
Panuel Mkungo, 23, of Kenya continued his streak of podium finishes in 2017 by breaking the tape in 47 minutes, 3 seconds in a thrilling men’s race. Buze Diriba, 23, of Ethiopia won the women’s division, clocking 52:11 to become the first three-peat event winner. Read more

P3R Announces Road Closures for the 2017 EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler

by Pittsburgh 10 Miler
The race will start on West Carson Street near Station Square. The course continues through the West End, North Side, Strip District, and Downtown before finishing in front of EQT Plaza on Liberty Avenue. Road closures will take place from 7:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on Sunday, November 5. Read more

2017 EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler Draws Course Record Holders, Race Champions

by Pittsburgh 10 Miler
An impressive field of American and international runners are set to race at the fifth edition of the EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler on Sunday, November 5. The race also doubles as the 2016-17 Professional Road Running Organization (PRRO) Championship. Read more

Course Record Holders Buze Diriba and Tyler Pennel Return for the EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler

by Pittsburgh 10 Miler
EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler course record holders Buze Diriba and Tyler Pennel will headline the professional athlete fields at the fifth annual EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler. Read more
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Kids of STEEL Named as the Official Charity of the 2017 EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler

by Pittsburgh 10 Miler
P3R is pleased to announce that Kids of STEEL will be the official charity of the 2017 EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler. When participants register for the event, $10 of each registration will benefit Kids of STEEL, an award-winning, free youth physical activity and nutrition program. Read more

Registration Opens for the 2017 EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler

by Pittsburgh 10 Miler
Registration is now open for the 2017 EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler, scheduled for Sunday, Nov. 5. More than 5,000 runners are expected to compete in the 10-mile road race. Read more

2016 EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler Receives "Zero Waste" Award

by Pittsburgh 10 Miler
The Pennsylvania Resources Council (PRC) presented its “Zero Waste Award” to P3R in recognition of their commitment to minimizing the amount of solid waste sent to area landfills during the 2016 EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler. Read more

Diriba Defends Title and Shatters Event Record, Korir Repeats at 4th EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler

by Pittsburgh 10 Miler
Buze Diriba, 22, of Ethiopia broke her own event record with a time of 51 minutes, 38 seconds, the second fastest women’s 10 mile road time ever recorded on U.S. soil. The 2014 event champion and 2016 U.S. Olympian Leonard Korir, 29, broke the tape in 47:13. Read more

Don't miss the most death-defying stunt performed above the streets of Pittsburgh in 100 years

by Pittsburgh 10 Miler
After the EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler, local magician Lee Terbosic will recreate a stunt first performed by Harry Houdini at the corner of Liberty Ave. and Wood St. exactly 100 years ago to the day. Terbosic will attempt to escape from a straight jacket, upside down, 60 ft above the street. Read more

P3R Announces Road Closures for the 2016 EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler

The race will start on West Carson Street near Station Square, continue through the West End, North Side, Strip District, and Downtown, and finish on Liberty Ave. near 7th Street in front of the EQT building. Road closures for the event will take place from 7:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. on Nov. 6, Read more

Past Champions Korir, Diriba Face Formidable Fields at EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler

by Pittsburgh 10 Miler
Fourth edition on Nov. 6 event kicks off 2016-17 PRRO Circuit; Steel City fall classic offers prize purse of $26,200 including $5200 U.S.-only bonus money. A deep field of international and American runners are set to race at the 4th EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler. Read more

EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler kicks off the 2016-17 PRRO Circuit

Mary Wacera, 2014 and 2015 PRRO Circuit Companionship winner, will race in Pittsburgh on Nov. 6.
by Pittsburgh 10 Miler
The PRRO Circuit has some impressive credentials. To-date, PRRO Circuit events have produced 18 world and 17 U.S. road records, awarded more than $6.9 million in prize money and seen more than 2.3 million runners cross their finish lines. Read more
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New EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler Charity Program Benefits Five Charity Partners

As part of a new P3R charity program, this year’s EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler will benefit five nonprofit organizations that are making a difference in Pittsburgh. P3R will donate $10 of every race registration to these charities. Runners who want to give even more can also individually fundraise. Read more

Registration Open for 2016 EQT Pittsburgh 10 Miler and Relay

Registration is now open for the PRRO Circuit race, which is back to a runner-favorite date - Sunday, November 6! With relays trending on the running scene now, the 2-person relay is the perfect answer for those that prefer to split the course and conquer the 10-mile course together. Read more
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