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The Bar Method Is Hosting Free Outdoor Barre Classes This Summer

From free yoga at the Race Street Pier to workouts on The Deck at Moshulu to pool boot camps, we didn’t think summer in Philly could […]

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Fairmount Is Getting a Brand-New Barre and Yoga Studio

Unlike some Philly neighborhoods (read: Rittenhouse), Fairmount isn’t currently packed to the gills with boutique fitness studios. Personal trainers and group training studios you can […]

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Here’s Proof That All Those Barre Classes Can Totally Transform Your Body

Changing your body takes hard work, persistence, and dedication. Here’s one local’s story. Want to share your Transformation Story? Email ccunningham@phillymag.com Who: Nichole Tucker, 37, stay-at-home mom from […]

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14 Classes in 5 Days: A Week in the Life of a Full-Time Barre, Yoga, and Pilates Instructor

Welcome to Sweat Diaries, Be Well Philly’s look at the time, energy, and money it takes to pursue a healthy lifestyle in Philly. For each Sweat Diary, […]

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This Old City Yoga Studio is Adding Barre, Acro Yoga, and Massages to Their Schedule

It certainly seems like a lot of local fitness studios are kind of hitting the “reset” button on things lately: Philly Power Yoga and Thrive Pilates […]

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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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The Philadelphia Area is Getting Another Spin, TRX, and Barre Fitness Studio

Boutique fitness used to be a pretty basic concept. You had studios which offered one kind of workout, and you paid per class. Nowadays, boutique […]

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University City Is Getting a New Yoga and Barre Fusion Studio

Last March, Tuck Barre and Yoga opened a boutique barre and yoga studio in Point Breeze somewhat on the sly. Next month — just a […]

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What’s the Difference Between Pure Barre, Barre3, and The Bar Method?

When The Bar Method opened in Philly last month, it became official: Rittenhouse is the hub for this city’s trendy barre studios. All within a few […]

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Barre3 Rittenhouse Is Celebrating Their Birthday With a Ton of Free Classes

Why can’t more birthday parties involve those attending getting all the gifts? That’s the model Barre3 Rittenhouse is following as they celebrate their first full year in […]

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Refuel with Brunch and Beer at This $5 Pop-Up Workout For a Good Cause

Pop-up classes that happen early on weekend mornings are the bane of my existence. In my least whine-y voice, it’s just SO hard to peel […]

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The Bar Method Is Now Open in Rittenhouse

We were very pumped when the Californian franchise The Bar Method brought their first Philly-area studio to Wayne back in October. And we’re even more stoked that […]

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This Philly Spin, Barre, and TRX Studio Is Moving — And Doubling in Size

We love ourselves some boutique gyms — especially when they offer multiple kinds of workouts, all with the same cushy, amenity-filled experience. That’s why we’re […]

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SCORE: This Studio Just Added a Bunch of Free and Cheap Spin and Barre Classes

Alright, friends, let’s be real: The holiday season is creeping up on us and you know what that means — a LOT of spending. Holiday […]

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The Bar Method’s First Philly-Area Studio Officially Opens This Weekend

Guys, the time has come: The Bar Method Wayne, Philly’s first outpost for the California-based franchise barre studio, is having its grand opening this weekend. […]