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5 Old-School Boxing Gyms in the Philly Area That Will Make You Feel Like Rocky

It’s no secret that Philly is a boxing city. After all, we count “Smokin” Joe Frazier, Bernard Hopkins, and, of course, the (fictional) Rocky Balboa […]

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Forget Rocky: Biographer Mark Kram Jr. on Philly’s Real Boxing Hero, Smokin’ Joe Frazier

The Rundown Age: 62 CV, abridged: Senior writer, Philadelphia Daily News (1987-2013); panelist, Comcast SportsNet’s Daily News Live (1999-2012); winner, PEN/ESPN Award for Literary Sports […]

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This Philly-Based Female Boxer Seeks to Knock Down the Industry’s Gender Barriers

Who I am: Alyssa Marsh, 27. I live in South Philly, but I’m originally from Overland Park, Kansas. What I do: I work at Blink […]

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Rumble Boxing’s Upbeat Workout Is Surprisingly Beginner Friendly

For a region that’s already packed with upscale fitness facilities and healthy eateries, it’s amazing how much attention and activity new gyms get. But if […]

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Center City Is Getting Another Celebrity-Studded Boxing Gym

Unless you haven’t emerged from your wintertime hibernation cave, you’re probably aware that Philly’s boutique boxing scene has exploded over the past few months. Title […]

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This South Philly Woman Slimmed Down by Boxing Nearly Every Day

Want to share your Transformation Story? Email mfischer@phillymag.com. Who: Sara Hall, 31, product manager from South Philly Why I wanted to make a change: Ugh, I was just […]

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Here’s What to Expect at Philly’s Huge, Fancy New Boxing Gym

By now, if you’re at all immersed in the Philly fitness world, you’ve probably heard the name “EverybodyFights.” We’ve anticipated the opening of the Boston-based […]

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A Massive Luxury Boxing Gym Is About to Open in Philly

This year has a lot of great things in store for Philly’s fitness world, and we won’t have to wait much longer for what we […]

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Here’s Where You Can Try a Free EverybodyFights Boxing Class Before Their New Philly Gym Opens

There’s no doubt that boxing is kind of a big deal in the Philly fitness scene right now. Title Boxing Club just opened, Rumble Boxing is on […]

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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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YouTube Star Tori Sterling Just Opened a Fitness Studio Near Philly

Look, we’re not going to pretend like opening a new boutique gym is easy. For one thing, there’s a ton of competition out there — […]

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Sweat Diaries: The Amateur Boxer Who Eats the Same Thing Every Day Leading Up to Fights

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

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Title Boxing Club Is Coming to Center City This Fall

Apparently, all the boutique boxing chains were CC’d on the same mass email — one with a tip about opening a new location in Philly, […]

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A Luxe New Boxing Gym Is Coming to Center City Philadelphia

Philadelphia has long been known as a boxing city — we literally have a trail named The Boxers’ Trail and we don’t really need to […]

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This Pop-Up Boxing HIIT Class in Fairmount Looks SO Fun

Living in Philadelphia — home to Rocky and the Boxers’ Trail — I’m almost embarrassed to admit that boxing isn’t one of my most frequent […]