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Philadelphia Eagle Connor Barwin: “I Like Riding My Bike”

The Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia is apparently in membership-drive mode this week, and it looks like they roped Philadelphia Eagles linebacker Connor Barwin in on the campaign. […]

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The Checkup: Does This Trendy New Hangover Cure Actually Work?

• The newest trend in treating the headache that comes with along with one too many margaritas? A hangover-curing IV bag loaded with vitamins and […]

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6 Spring Charity Bike Rides to Have on Your Radar

Last week, when we posted our guide to springtime charity runs in our area, a reader asked if we had a similar guide for charity […]

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Calling All History Buffs: This Philly Public Art Bike Map Is Awesome 

If you’ve been hard-pressed to find even the slightest bit of motivation to hop on your bike during these colder months, here’s something that might get […]

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LOVE Sculpture Becomes BIKE Print — And You Can Download It

The Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia had a neat little scoop yesterday about a Swarthmore College grad and D.C.-based artist, who reimagined Robert Indiana’s iconic […]

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5 Fit Things to Do in Philly This Weekend

Happy almost-weekend, friends! If y0u’re antsy to get the party started, go ahead and start planning your fitness outings. There’s lots to do this weekend […]

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The $3 Hack to Make Your Bike Tires Skid-Proof for Snowy Winter Rides

Man, the gals over that the Women Bike PHL Facebook group are killing it lately with useful tidbits for bike commuters. First, they alerted us […]

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The Be Well Philly Wish List: Let’s Make Philly the Best City for Fitness in 2015

Over here in Be Well Philly Land, we’re pretty much always talking about what we absolutely love about Philly’s fitness-and-health-food scene (The Schuylkill Banks Boardwalk! […]

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The Checkup: THIS Is the Exact Time You Should Go to Bed

• If you and the snooze button are best friends, you so need this: the trick to finding the exact time you should go to bed so […]

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6 Fit Things to Do in Philly This Weekend

Don’t while away your weekend by sitting around in front of a Netflix marathon. Get out and sweat a little (or a lot!) with our fun […]

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The Weird But Effective Way to Keep Your Hands Warm During Winter Bike Rides

I consider myself a pretty dedicated, all-seasons bike commuter, but I have to admit that the bitter wind and cold of late have been enough force even me to […]

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Bicycle Coalition Maps Four Years of Bike Crashes in Philly

Since 2011, John Boyle of the Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia has been using newspaper reports to keep a map of bicycle traffic crashes in Philly. The […]

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14 Reasons It Was Awesome Being Healthy and Fit in Philly in 2014

Let’s take a look back on 2014 with our health-and-fitness glasses on, shall we? Here’s what got us psyched to run, eat, play and more […]

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5 Fit Things to Do in Philly This Weekend: Toy Drive Run, Solstice Yoga, Holiday Family Bike Ride and More

Your weekend fitness planner, complete with festive runs, rides and yoga classes to get you in the holiday spirit.

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Be Well Philly Gift Guide: 5 Awesome Holiday Gifts for Cyclists and Bike Commuters

Have a cyclist in your holiday-shopping list? You don’t have to spring for a new bike to make his or her day—although, if you did, […]