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P3R Partners with Magee-Womens Research Institute & Foundation to Empower and Support Women on Their Health and Wellness Journeys

February 3, 2021

P3R launches the first-ever Ready.Set.MOVE. box focusing on celebrating and empowering women

PITTSBURGH, PA (February 3, 2021) – Today, on National Girls & Women in Sports Day, P3R is proud to announce a new partnership with Magee-Womens Research Institute & Foundation (MWRIF).

P3R, the engine behind the DICK’S Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon and the creators of the Ready.Set.MOVE. subscription box, and MWRIF are working together to support women runners and inspire the next generation of girls to run. MWRIF will help P3R achieve the goal of educating and empowering women on their health and wellness journeys throughout the year—and ultimately empower them to accomplish their goals around running and movement during 2021.

“This new partnership inspired us at P3R to come up with new and meaningful ways to get women moving,” said P3R VP of Partnerships & Runner Experience, Caroline Fitzgerald. “We are excited to introduce the first-ever Ready.Set.MOVE. box that will not only inspire female runners, but also benefit the generations of female runners to come.”

As part of the partnership, P3R and MWRIF are launching the first-ever women’s-themed Ready.Set.MOVE.box. The box is curated with fitness items and goodies that will both support and empower women along their wellness journeys.

This box is available for purchase starting today and will ship in time for International Women’s Day on March 8, 2021. For each box sold, $10 will be donated directly to Girls on the Run Pittsburgh. This nonprofit organization is dedicated to creating a world where every girl knows and activates her limitless potential and is free to boldly pursue her dreams.

“We are excited to partner with P3R this year. As a research institute focused on women’s health, our organizational goals are closely aligned: to support and empower women, and lead positive change that impacts the health of women in our community,” said Janice Devine, Executive Director of MWRIF. “The Ready.Set.MOVE. box is a great way to kick off the partnership and celebrate every woman on this year’s International Women’s Day.”

Some items in the box include Olympic runner Alexi Pappas’ book Bravey: Chasing Dreams, Befriending Pain, and Other Big Ideas and Nathan Saferun Ripcord siren. Throughout the month, P3R will also reveal other box items from partners at Magee-Womens Research Institute and Foundation, DICK’S Sporting Goods, Brooks Running, Nuun Hydration, Beyond Boss, and more.

The International Women’s Day Ready.Set.MOVE. box is available for purchase here while supplies last.

P3R and MWRIF’s partnership for 2021 also includes an episode of P3R’s Behind The Start Line Podcast focusing on the intersection of women’s health and running. Additionally, MWRIF is the Official Partner of the 2021 Virtual DICK’S Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon weekend of events PR Bell (personal record bell) that will help all runners celebrate their accomplishments come May.

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About Ready.Set.MOVE.

Ready.Set.MOVE. is a quarterly subscription box created by P3R. Ready.Set.MOVE.teams up with top brands to give the running community the best in running gear, accessories, and nutrition. Each quarterly box is valued at more than $100 and retails at $49.99. The subscription box aims to be the best in the running industry, curated with industry-leading products to help those passionate about moving their fitness goals forward.

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About Magee-Womens Research Institute

As the largest research institute in the U.S. devoted to women’s and infants’ health, Magee-Womens Research Institute (MWRI) is an interactive community of researchers from the University of Pittsburgh together with physician-scientists and clinicians at UPMC. With partnerships in more than 20 countries, MWRI focuses on expanding our understanding of reproductive biology and women’s health and translating discovery into diagnostics, treatment and disease prevention that promote wellness regionally, nationally and globally.

About P3R

P3R is the engine behind Pittsburgh’s greatest races. We strive to inspire any and all to run with us. Best known for organizing the acclaimed annual DICK’S Sporting Goods Pittsburgh Marathon, P3R runs a variety of other high-quality races, events, and health and fitness programs throughout the Pittsburgh region. While many of our races attract some of the nation’s highest-profile professional athletes, we offer activities for all ages and ability levels. Anyone and everyone is invited to #RUNwithP3R! Read more at: P3R.org

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