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A New Strength Training Gym Is Opening in Graduate Hospital

Control Lab officially opens on September 20th, with free classes Monday through Wednesday.


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A New Strength Training Gym Is Opening in Graduate Hospital

Control Lab officially opens on September 20th.

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The 10 Best Places to Go Mountain Biking Near Philadelphia

From family-friendly loops to technical runs, these trails boast a mix of all the outdoors has to offer.

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A New Yoga and Meditation Studio Is Now Open in Fishtown

The Well Studio, which began as a virtual provider, has officially opened a brick-and-mortar spot.

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Chestnut Hill Cycle Fitness Just Leveled Up With an In-Studio Sauna

You can try the new infrared sauna for free at the studio’s grand reopening event on September 18th.

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Meet the Rest of This Year’s Health Hero Challenge Semifinalists

Get to know who they are, what they do, and what they stand for.

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A Bunch of Philly Fit Pros Are Coming Together for an Epic Workout Event at Bok

Philly Moves will feature over a dozen coaches and classes on the South Philly rooftop on September 21st.


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6 of the Most Peaceful Places to Hike in and Around Philly

6 of the Most Peaceful Places to Hike in and Around Philly

We polled local outdoor enthusiasts for their favorite places to clear their heads in nature.

Biking Was Big in Philly Even Before the Pandemic. Then the Past Year Sent it Skyrocketing

Biking Was Big in Philly Even Before the Pandemic. Then the Past Year Sent it Skyrocketing

Philly’s cycling scene has been growing for years. Now, record numbers of newbies are turning to biking for exercise, travel, and access to the great outdoors.


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A New Pickleball Festival Is Coming to the Jersey Shore

The Funky Pickle Ventnor Classic will take place on Saturday, September 11th.

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Meet Some of the Semifinalists for This Year’s Health Hero Challenge

Get to know their selected charities and what motivates them to help others.

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Where to Find Healthy Smoothies Around Philadelphia

Because who doesn’t want more smoothies in their life?

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The Pandemic Forced Big Changes in the Philly Fitness World. Where Does It Go From Here?

Mandatory shutdowns. Ever-changing city restrictions. Peloton. Despite it all, Philly’s fitness industry managed to survive. But will it ever be the same?

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5 Philly Tea Brands to Start Sipping Now

From boosting gut health to offering all kinds of antioxidants, these teas are designed with wellness in mind.

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Where to Find Free Tennis and Pickleball Courts Around Philadelphia

Where to Find Free Tennis and Pickleball Courts Around Philadelphia

All the no-commitment places to practice your serve, mapped.

The 8 Best Facial Treatments to Get in Philly After Wearing a Mask All Year Long

The 8 Best Facial Treatments to Get in Philly After Wearing a Mask All Year Long

Maskne, be gone! These local treatments will help you flaunt the skin you’ve been hiding.


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Plant-Forward Meal Service Reap Wellness Just Opened an Adorable Health Market in Fishtown

Trust us, you’ll be visiting the shop for smoothies and pantry goods all. the. time.

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Here Are This Year’s 10 Health Hero Challenge Semifinalists

Cast your vote before September 30th to narrow it down to three finalists.

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Things Are Looking Up for In-Person Fitness Classes, According to Classpass Report

Local ClassPass reservations have increased 295 percent since January and are at an all-time high since the onset of the pandemic.

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Baby-Friendly Fitness Classes Around Philly

Here’s where you can bring your baby along for yoga, Pilates, core restoration and more.

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