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Title Boxing Club Philadelphia Is Now Open. Here’s 5 Reasons You’ll Love It.

PSA, people! Title Boxing Club Philadelphia — yes that Title boxing brand — just opened at 2101 Market Street, which means that the boom in boxing studios around […]

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Is Kombucha Doing My Gut Any Good? 3 Things I Learned During a Gut Health Check

As a long-time kombucha guzzler, fan of probiotic-rich baked goods and general health and wellness nerd, naturally I was thrilled by the news that a […]

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Philly’s New Flying Trapeze Is the Scariest Fun You’ll Have This Fall

The Philadelphia School of Circus Arts (PSCA) has been making quite a few updates since they moved to a much larger building — formerly a […]

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I Took a Two-Hour Squatting Class in Port Richmond. Here’s What I Learned.

You may think you know how to squat. I certainly did. But after spending two hours at Cedar Street Barbell Club’s Squat School, I realized […]

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This Track Practice Workout Will Bring Back Your High School Sports Glory Days

There’s something very nostalgic about hitting up a high school track for your workout. Maybe it was the warm spring weather that reminded me of […]

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This Indoor Cycling and TRX Fusion Class Will Bring Out Your Competitive Side

The first time we tried BPM Fitness was on the very first day they opened their doors. The studio was launching their highly anticipated indoor […]

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This Disco Barre Class at Tuck Barre and Yoga is the Perfect Friday Night Plan

Hi, my name is Bailey King and I am a self-proclaimed barre-dict — yup, that’s a “barre addict.” The pulsing and squeezing is 100 percent […]

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I Joined a Waitlist to Try $25 Vegan Yogurt. Here’s What It’s Really Like.

Cult-followed, probiotic-filled The Coconut Cult yogurt is currently only available at one spot here in Philly — Snap Kitchen’s Rittenhouse location (1901 Chestnut Street). And even though […]

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I Gave Up Carbs at Dinner for a Week. Here’s What Happened.

I’m not one of those people who thinks carbs are evil. I love carbs. Carbs are fuel. Dave’s Killer organic bread is practically my comfort food, […]

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I Tried It: Philly’s First Boutique Treadmill Fitness Studio

Running on the treadmill is to runners what eating at a Roy Rogers off the highway is to a road trip: A last resort — […]

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The Cruel (But Awesome) Way Solidcore Totally Tricks You 

Last Saturday, I found myself in a Solidcore class at 10:30 a.m. The studio, home to a popular Pilates-style workout done on a resistance-based machine, […]

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The Philly-Area Yoga Class That Won a Staunch Om-Hater Over

I hate yoga — hated, I should say. That opinion never bothered me because I thought I gave yoga a fair shake and it, like […]

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We Tried It: The Drumming-Inspired Workout Where You Rock Out All Class Long

The Need-to-Know Beginner friendly: Yes. Time commitment: 45 minutes. Cost:$12. What: Pound Fitness at Philly Dance Fitness, 1624 South Street, Graduate Hospital. When: Wednesday, February 10th at 8 p.m. […]

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I Tried It: A 20-Year-Old Guy’s Very First Yoga Class

“Just relax your leg!” the doctor said with a smirk while shaking my suspended limb back and forth. “My leg is relaxed, it just refuses to […]

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I Tried It: The 12-Minute Workout Science Says You’re Supposed to Enjoy

To say I enjoyed the 12 minutes I spent trying 10-20-30 training on Sunday morning like I would enjoy, say, a mimosa followed by a […]