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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, […]

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Massive Cycling Arena Could Be Coming to South Philly’s FDR Park

Our friends over on Philly Mag’s Property blog just alerted us to some pretty exciting news for the Philly cycling community: It looks like a […]

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5 Fit Things to Do in Philly This Weekend: Free Beginner’s Yoga, Marathon Madness, Rowing on the Schuylkill and More

1. Free Yoga for Beginners When: Saturday, November 22nd from 2:15 to 4:30 p.m. Where: Studio 34, 4522 Baltimore Avenue, West Philly. Teacher trainees will […]

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Food Drive Bike Ride This Weekend: It’s Cranksgiving, Of Course

If you’re planning to log some miles on your bike this weekend, why not do so for a good cause? Philly’s fourth annual Cranksgiving ride is […]

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VIDEO: Watch Philadelphia Eagle Connor Barwin Ride Around Philly on His Bike

And the subway. According to this ESPN piece, Eagles linebacker Connor Barwin is all about making Philly a greener, healthier place to live, both through […]

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5 Awesome Fitness and Foodie Things We Wish Were in Philly

Don’t get me wrong: I love Philly. This city of ours boasts tons of my favorite fitness and foodie stuff that you can’t find anywhere […]

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Sweet New Bike Parking Facility Coming to SEPTA’s South Broad Concourse

The Bicycle Coalition of Greater Philadelphia is the bearer of excellent news this week, with an item detailing plans for a new bike parking facility […]