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Ascend Greater Philadelphia: The Long Run Event
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Join us for an inspirational speaker session. If you have ever been sidelined by injuries… if you know what it’s like to watch the pack pass you by … if you’ve lost sight of your personal finish line … if you simply need a strong shot of resolve to get yourself back up to pace … then this is an event you will not want to miss! Speaker: Matt Long

When: Thursday, November 14, 2013
5:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Where: Deloitte Conference Center
1700 Market Street
26th Floor
Philadelphia, Pennsylvania  19103
United States

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Matt Long
17-Year Veteran of the FDNY, Elite Athlete & Author of The Long Run 
Matt’s story was covered in a wildly popular article in the March 2009 edition of Runner’s World magazine. Matt has since chronicled his life and journey both before and after he was struck and run over by a 20-ton bus in his book The Long Run, released in October 2010. Matt has also started the I WILL Foundation which provides coaching, training and financial support to help people overcome adversity and challenges caused by illness or traumatic injury. 

Matt’s heartfelt presentation takes listeners through the ups and downs he’s faced throughout his life and is sure to inspire audiences across America. He currently resides in New York City. 
Location: Deloitte Conference Center, 26th Floor - 1700 Market Street, Philadelphia, PA 19103 
Date: Thursday, November 14, 2013 
Time: 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM 
5:30 - 6:00 PM     Registration 
6:00 - 6:10 PM     Video 
6:10 - 6:40 PM     Presentation 
6:40 - 7:00 PM     Q&A 
7:00 - 8:00 PM     Book Signing\ Cocktail Reception   
Autographed Books: 

  • Free for members 
  • $15 for non-members



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