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Alejandro Jimenez, an undefeated professional boxer from New Hope, with his trainer Mark Roxey. Photo Credit: Darryl Cobb Jr. 

Alejandro Jimenez came to the United States from Mexico at 15 years old. Now, every time he steps in the ring, he fights for those who are facing similar battles.

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Philadelphia pushes back its Rock ‘n’ Roll Half Marathon

 03/04/2015 - 12:04

Traditionally, it is held on a Sunday during the month of September. This year, however, the Rock ‘n’ Roll Philadelphia Half Marathon will be pushed back a month, specifically until October 31.

Pope Francis’ visit to the city, to participate in the World Meeting of Families, to be held from September 22 -27, and the resulting number of visitors this event will produce, has forced the organization to move the date of the race to the month of October. Another novelty in this year’s race is the suppression of the 5K event.


En preámbulo a la Copa Mundial Femenina, FIFA visita Filadelfia

 01/14/2015 - 02:55
En preámbulo a la Copa Mundial Femenina, FIFA visita Filadelfia

En un esfuerzo por fomentar el desarrollo del fútbol femenino y promocionar la Copa Mundial Femenina de la FIFA 2015, el tour “FIFA’s Live Your Goals” hará una parada en Filadelfia el próximo 16 de enero durante la convención “National Soccer Coaches Association of America” (NSCAA).