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Is Sweat Fitness’ Broad Street Location Ever Going to Open?

When we reported, way back in December 2016, that Sweat Fitness’ Arch Street gym would be closing, we also reported that the gym chain would […]

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A Huge New Indoor Rock Climbing Gym Is Opening Near Philadelphia

Mike Feinberg has been a climbing addict since he was a kid. He competed throughout high school, but it wasn’t long before he wanted to find better […]

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An Iraq War Veteran Just Opened a Badass CrossFit Gym in Manayunk

After James Taulbee returned from serving in the Iraq war, he struggled with something many veterans face: PTSD. “After my second tour to Iraq, I had […]

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5 Philly Gyms With Saunas That You Can Buy Your Way Into for a Day

Are you sick of freezing your butt off? Same! If you’re tired of layering three sweatshirts under a parka, you can always try hitting up […]

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Graduate Hospital Has a Huge New CrossFit Gym — With a Boutique Yoga Studio Attached

Are there two workouts less alike than CrossFit and yoga? One is high intensity — we picture muscled people flipping giant tires. The other is […]

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Picture of the Week: Just Passing Through

From photographer Nicole Young of Girl Photography:

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Picture of the Week: Kick Up Your Heels!

From photography Emily Wren:

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Work Out for Free at PSC Tomorrow

Philadelphia Sports Clubs is celebrating its 39th anniversary, so to celebrate, the local gyms are opening to the masses for free workouts for anyone tomorrow, […]

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Racked Philly Is Searching for the Hottest Local Trainer

Because I know you’re dying to know what personal trainer or fitness instructor has the best abs and tightest butt in Philly (right? Right.), Racked […]

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Bride-to-Be in Philly Flash Mob Proposal Is a Sweat Trainer

Did you catch the super cute flash mob proposal that happened in Washington Square last week? Our friends over at Bridal Bulletin posted the video […]

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Lithe Method Now Has an App

Lithe Method debuted an app yesterday that makes it easier to book classes on the go. The app, available for free for iPhone, iPad and […]

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Philadelphia Sports Clubs Ad Makes Fun of Anthony Weiner’s, Um, Member

Okay, so you know how Anthony Weiner calls himself Carlos Danger when texting photos of his, er, junk to women who aren’t his wife? Yes? […]

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Work Out for Free at Philadelphia Sports Clubs During This Hot, Hot Summer

Guys, I think I might actually, physically be melting in this heat wave. It takes every fiber in my being not to just curl up […]

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VIDEO: Watch a Five-Month-Old Baby Swim in Sweat Fitness’s Pool

When Sweat Fitness aquatics director Holly Waters sends you an email with the subject line “baby whisperer” and the only thing in it is a […]

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Lauren Boggi Loves Oatmeal That Makes You Poop

Steel-cut oats I cracked up yesterday when a coworker sent me a recent post on Lithe Method’s blog about owner Lauren Boggi’s newest a.m. obsession: […]