SheROX Philadelphia Triathlon
Athletes pedal toward the finish line in the biking segment of the all-women SheROX Philadelphia Triathlon. Competitors in the August event must complete an 0.8K swim in the Schuylkill River, a 25k bike race and a 5K run along Martin Luther King Drive in Fairmount Park.
Credit: Photo by M. Kennedy for Visit Philadelphia™
The high-resolution photo galleries of the visitphilly.com pressroom contain downloadable high-resolution images. These images MAY be used for editorial purposes ONLY in magazines, newspapers and online; by non-profit organizations promoting Philadelphia tourism; and by for-profit organizations hosting meetings and conventions in the region. These images MAY NOT be used in advertising or in for-sale items. Photos MUST be accompanied by a photo credit that includes GPTMC and the photographer's name. If you have further questions, please contact Meredith Edlow.
More Photos20 related photos
More Videos7 related videos
The Towns Of The Philadelphia Countryside Celebrate The Holiday Season In Style
Light Displays, Decorated Gardens & Family Activities Help Make Seasonal Memories
The Towns of the Philadelphia Countryside sparkle with seasonal events and activities—from the glittering lights at Longwood Gardens to North Pole-themed rides on the New Hope & Ivyland Railroad. Add in elegantly decorated historic houses, winter festivals and seasonal performances for a memory-filled holiday season.
Find top holiday events, a...
Backgrounder: Eco-friendly Philadelphia
Obsession For The Environment Takes Over The City Of Brotherly Love
Philadelphia’s Bike Share program, to begin in spring 2015, is just the latest news in the city’s eco-friendly efforts. Long a pioneer in the environmental movement, Philadelphia is attracting increasing global attention for efforts to become a leader in urban sustainability. Attractions, organizations and the city itself hold prestigious designations,...
Philadelphia Marks 2015 With New Exhibits, Anniversaries & The Pope
Tall Ships, World Meeting Of Families, Alice In Wonderland & Other Events Dot The Calendar
With 2015 comes plenty of reasons for visitors to plan a trip to Philadelphia. In fact, The New York Times ranked Philly in the #3 spot in its article of the "52 Places to Go in 2015."
So what’s on the calendar? The Tall Ships Challenge Philadelphia Camden...
2015 Annual Events In Philadelphia
So Much To Do For Any Kind Of Trip, Any Kind Of Interest
Festivals, athletic events, art shows, parades and cultural events keeps art lovers, garden enthusiasts, film connoisseurs, music aficionados and sports fans keep coming back to Philadelphia year after year. Here’s what’s going on in the region in 2015:
- Thousands of decorative strutters kick off the New Year by
A First-Timer's Guide To Philadelphia
Iconic Sites & Bites Give Visitors An Experience That’s Distinctly Philly
While Philadelphia offers a variety of authentic and top-notch attractions, exploring this vibrant city takes some planning—especially for first-time visitors. With so much to see, do and taste, it’s challenging for a novice to know where to begin. From the historic Liberty Bell to the deliciously indulgent cheesesteak, here’s a...
Fact Sheet: Family Fun In Philadelphia
Historical Sites & Attractions:
- Wannabe sailors can visit the nation’s most decorated battleship, the Battleship New Jersey, and take tours of the ship, ride the 4-D flight simulator, climb into the onboard helicopter and sleep in the sailors’ bunks as part of its award-winning Overnight Encampment program. 62 Battleship
Philly Region Festivals Celebrate Art, Music, Mushrooms & More
In The Towns Of The Philadelphia Countryside, There’s Always Something To Celebrate
VISIT PHILADELPHIA’s newest marketing effort—entitled Towns of the Philadelphia Countryside—encourages locals and visitors to explore 15 of the quaint neighborhoods and towns dotting the five-county region, and there’s no better time to explore these towns than during festival season. Some of these events are quirky—think tens of thousands of...
It's Cool To Be A Nerd In Philadelphia
Geeky Attractions & Activities Never Go Out Of Style
Every day is geek day in Philadelphia. Brainiac activity abounds in University City, a vibrant section of West Philadelphia that boasts numerous institutions of higher learning, including the University of Pennsylvania and Drexel University, along with 51,000 college students and groundbreaking advances. Outside of the classroom and on the other...
How To Get On The Water In Philadelphia
Major Pro Fishing Tournament Just One Of The Region’s Many Fun Water Activities
Sport fishing fans will fall hook, line and sinker for the 2014 Bassmaster Elite Series Professional Tournament, taking place on Philadelphia’s Delaware River August 7-10, and just one of the many ways locals and visitors can enjoy life on the water in the Philadelphia region this summer. The catch-and-release competition...
Philadelphia Throws A Week-Long Fourth Of July Party
Fireworks, Concerts, Parades & Parties Highlight Independence Week Festivities In America’s Birthplace
Philadelphia, the birthplace of independence, is celebrating the Fourth of July in a big way. From the start of the annual Wawa Welcome America! celebration on June 28 to the Independence National Historical Park Service’s reading of the Declaration of Independence on July 8, events celebrating America’s birthday will light...