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Training for Your First Triathlon? Here’s What You Need to Buy.

It is training season, folks. Many of you have already been training for the upcoming Broad Street Run — a nothing-to-scoff-at ten-mile run. But if […]

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City Council Bill Could Hinder Plans for More Protected Bike Lanes

City Councilwoman Jannie Blackwell has introduced a bill that, if approved, could hinder bike lane expansion in Philadelphia. The bill would mandate that a City Council […]

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The Manayunk Bike Race Is Dead — Again

Fans, cyclists, and Manayunk revelers had their fingers crossed that the iconic Philadelphia one-day pro cycling race, which got its start in 1985 and took […]

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Cycling Advocates Plan Another Human Bike Lane to Protest Latest Crash

Following the second serious crash involving a truck and a cyclist in Center City in less than a month, protesters have planned another human bike […]

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The Fall Fitness Activity You Should Be Doing (But Aren’t)

Fall weather is (finally!) here. The temperatures have dropped and cooler weather has set in. Meaning: It’s prime time for biking here in Philly. If you stayed […]

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Eagles Announce New Running and Cycling Challenge to Raise Funds for Autism Research

Eagles owner Jeffrey Lurie, Mayor Jim Kenney and representatives from Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia, Drexel University and Thomas Jefferson University/Jefferson Health stood together on a stage atop the grass of Lincoln Financial Field […]

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Cyclists, Rejoice: The Ben Franklin Bridge Is Getting a Major Upgrade

It’s been a good couple of years for pedestrian-and-bike bridges and walkways around these parts: We got the Manayunk Bridge, then Sullivan’s Bridge, both of which […]

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Listen Up, Wine Lovers: These Local Winery Fitness Events Are Back!

Calling all fans of grown-up grape juice (that’s wine, duh): We have a series of fitness events that were created with you in mind! Crossing Vineyards […]

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Philly Has Set Open Streets Every Weekend (So, Why Aren’t You More Excited?)

Nearly a year ago, we were all jumping up and down with joy at the announcement that we would be getting our very first official […]

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There Won’t Be a Manayunk Bike Race This Year

The Manayunk bike race, most recently known as the Philadelphia International Cycling Classic, will not be run in 2017. The race posted the news on its […]

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There Won’t Be a Manayunk Bike Race This Year

The Manayunk bike race, most recently known as the Philadelphia International Cycling Classic, will not be run in 2017. The race posted the news on […]

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Body Cycle Is Bringing Their Bikes to the Beach for a Sweet Shore Pop-Up

Well, this is awesome: Next weekend, Rittenhouse’s Body Cycle Studio will be carting 15 of their bikes down to Margate, New Jersey to bring a weekend […]

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The Checkup: 3 Surprising Foods You Think Are Healthier Than They Really Are

• What do granola bars, coconut oil, and frozen yogurt all have in common? Well, my friends, they are three foods you probably think are […]

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SoulCycle: The New Birthday and Bachelorette Party Spot?

Back in January, indoor-cycling devotees throughout the Philadelphia area jumped for joy (or shouted, like our buds over at Be Well Philly) when it was finally confirmed thatSoulCycle would […]

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The Checkup: MLK Drive Is Getting a Serious Trail Upgrade 

• Just last week, I was biking along the trail that runs along MLK Drive when I realized just how many bumps and grooves are […]