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Be Well Philly

The Philly Bike Expo Turns 10 Years Old This Weekend. Here’s How It Was Born.

Ten years ago or so, bicycling was picking up speed in Philadelphia. It wasn’t the first time. Back when Philly was the place where things […]

Be Well Philly

14 Tips to Make Your Bike Commute Through Philly Safer

It’s no secret that Philly is a huge city for bike commuting. Not only is it a quick way to get around town, but riding […]

Schuylkill River bike ride
Be Well Philly

This Schuylkill River Bike Ride Ends with Free Food, Beer, and Live Music

If you love beer, biking, and the Schuylkill River Trail — not necessarily in that order — then there’s an event coming up later this […]

Be Well Philly

Score a Free Bike Tune-Up in Philly Ahead of Bike to Work Day

Hey, Philly bikers! As you probably know, May is National Bike Month and May 14 to 18 is National Ride Your Bike to Work Week. […]

City Life

Has the Manayunk Bike Race Hit Its Final Wall?

At this point, it wouldn’t be alarmist to ask if Philadelphia’s storied pro bike race is officially kaput. In February, we learned that the one-day […]

Property

Why Bikeability Is a Real Estate Story

Earlier today, we reported on the latest rankings from Walk Score, which listed the most bikeable downtowns in the United States based on their Bike […]

Property

Center City West Named America’s Most Bikeable Downtown

This is Bike to Work Week, and while I left my three-speed at home in Germantown and took SEPTA to work today,* I generally consider bicycling as practical […]

City Life

Philly’s Bike Share Is Shutting Down Tonight

If you absolutely must go somewhere this weekend, it appears that one of your only remaining options will be your own two feet: The Indego bike share […]

Be Well Philly

Here Are All the Indego Bike Share Stations in Philadelphia

If you signed up for Indego Bike Share Philly, which officially launches on April 23rd, you should be receiving your Indego key and welcome packet […]

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Bike Commuting Up in Philly, Census Bureau Data Confirms

Among the 10 largest cities in the country, Philadelphia has the highest percentage of bicycle commuters, according to new data from the U.S. Census Bureau. […]

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To Do: Yoga for Cyclists with Expert Bike Fittings at Maha Yoga

Yoga meets cycling at this upcoming workshop at Maha Yoga. Instructors Morgan Andrews and Jean-Jacques Gabriel will teach a special all-levels session focused on stretching and conditioning […]

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14 Best Instagram Photos from Philly Naked Bike Ride 2013

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Reminder: Philly Naked Bike Ride 2013 Is on Sunday (Video)

I would like to give everyone a semi-last-minute heads up (warning?) that the annual clothing-discouraged Philly Naked Bike Ride is happening on Sunday. The route […]

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Why I Hate Center City Sips: An Open Letter from a Cyclist

Dear participants of Center City Sips, We need to have a talk. I’ve managed to stay quiet all summer long but, with just two Sips […]

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Free Bike Tune-Ups at Hotel Monaco’s Pop-Up Bike Shop Tomorrow

If you ride your bike to work tomorrow, or just so happen to have your wheels in or near Old City, make a pit stop […]