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The Prettiest Fitness Challenge Ever: Tackle All of the Wissahickon’s Trails

There isn’t much better incentive to get your heart rate up in the great outdoors come fall than the promise of catching a good glimpse […]

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New Bike/Pedestrian Bridge Connecting SRT to Valley Forge Opens Tomorrow

Good news, cyclists, runners and flat-out trail lovers of Philly: The new Sullivan’s Bridge, a 14-foot-wide, 602-foot-long bike-and-pedestrian bridge that crosses the Schuylkill, connecting the […]

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The Checkup: The No-Regrets Guide to Ordering at Taco Bell

• Let’s face it: Taco Bell happens — usually with the nudge of one too many happy hour margaritas. That’s where these Taco Bell orders and […]

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Here’s When the Philly Naked Bike Ride Will Take Over Philly’s Streets Again

Maybe nothing can truly prepare innocent bystanders for scores of naked people overtaking Philadelphia’s streets, but get as ready as you can: The Philly Naked Bike Ride will return […]

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Here’s a Brand-New Map of All of Philly’s Bike Lanes

Navigating for bikers just got a little bit easier. For the first time since 2014, the Philadelphia City Planning Commission released a new map of […]

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The Checkup: The Most Efficient Exercise to Strengthen Your Entire Core

• A recent study put folks to work, having them perform a slew of of abs-strengthening exercises while hooked up to electrodes to determine which […]

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PopeRide and Philly Naked Bike Ride Organizers Team Up for Huge DNC Ride

Another big Philly moment in history, another big group bike ride to go along with it: Alexandria Schneider, the organizer of the PopeRide — the […]

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The Checkup: The Body Part You Need to Start Properly Protecting From the Sun

• I’ll admit it, I am the biggest culprit when it comes to stocking up on cheap (but cute — I swear!) sunglasses so I don’t […]

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University City District Wants to Reduce Your Encounters With Overcrowded, Rage-Inducing Bike Parking

You know when you sweat your face off biking to your destination, hop off your bike, look around for bike parking and realize there is […]

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Why You Should Absolutely Bring Your Bike Out of Storage This Weekend 

This weekend, two great things are happening: First off, we’re supposed to see temps in the high 60s (hallelujah!), with lots of sun; and two, […]

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The Checkup: Where You Can Expect to See New Protected Bike Lanes

• Cyclists, rejoice! There are plans to install over 10 new protected bike lanes (lanes separated from cars by physical barriers) around the city, and the […]

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Best Weekend Ever: Bike to a Farm-to-Table Dinner, Camp, Drink Beer, Eat S’mores, and More 

If I were to dream up the best weekend ever, it would involve biking along the Schuylkill River Trail, refueling with really good food straight from […]

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The Checkup: This Is Why You Get Eye Boogers

• You know when you wake up with eye boogers? Or worse, you wake up next to someone else with gnarly eye boogers? Well, turns […]

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10 Spring and Summer Charity Bike Rides to Have on Your Radar

With the sun making more of a regular appearance, it seems like warmer days are finally here to stay (please?). And along with the spring […]

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Yay: Lights Are Coming to the Manayunk Bridge Trail. Boo: It’ll Be a While.

We were super excited last fall when the Manayunk Bridge Trail, a train bridge-turned-pedestrian path that connects Manayunk to Montgomery County, officially opened for business. […]