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September 28, 2014
Philadelphia, PA
RFA by the numbers video

Congratulations to the fundraisers, participants and volunteers of the 5th Annual Running for Answers 5K & Kids' Fun Run on 9/28!

Check out this video for our final numbers courtesy of Motus Video Design!

RFA start line

Check our your race results for the RFA 5K!

RFA Group Photo

Stay tuned for pictures from our 2014 event!

In the meantime, check our our race pictures and media over the years!

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"The Journey"

RFA socks

Please meet above the knee amputee and 15 year desmoid survivor, Dana Pounds (see video), who will video journal her training milestones until RFA on 9/28! Follow her here, and get inspired by her commitment & perseverance despite the challenges around getting a new leg- and learning how to run again. #runforanswers #poundsthepavement

RFA socks

Thanks for joining us with your crazy socks, and congratulations to our top 3 crazy socks winners!

Inspired by Kevin Reilly - desmoid survivor and ex-NFL player?

Click here to learn more.

Want to learn more about DTRF and our desmoid tumor research? Visit! Check out the impact your fundraising and race fees helped make - DTRF research.

Desmoid Tumor Research Foundation

The Desmoid Tumor Research Foundation (DTRF) seeks to advance the science related to desmoid tumors, by:

  • Funding research related to the diagnosis and treatment of desmoid tumors;
  • Facilitating and enhancing the dialogue among members of the medical and scientific communities about research related to desmoid tumors;
  • Providing informational support for desmoid tumor patients and their families and friends, and heightening awareness of desmoid tumor diagnosis and treatment.
Sponsor: Abbey Road on the River Sponsor: Bank of America Sponsor: Cancer Treatment Centers of America Sponsor: Carlos Cintron Photography Sponsor: Eagles Cheerleaders Sponsor: Fairmount Park Sponsor: Carol & Jack's Sponsor: KPMG Sponsor: Lap 4 Life Sponsor: Makin' Music Sponsor: Motus Video Design Sponsor: Motus Video Design Sponsor: Philadelphia Runner Sponsor: Quest Diagnostics Sponsor: Rassler Financial Sponsor: Road ID Sponsor: Susquehanna Bank

Running for Answers 5k run, walk, and kids' fun run has been scheduled for Sunday September 28, 2014.

  • 7- 8am :: Registration & Packet pickup
  • 8am :: Kids' fun run
  • 8:30am :: 5k run/walk start


Watch the registration help video. Video requires Flash Player 7 or greater.

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