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Local Mom Breaks Burpee World Record While Raising Money for CHOP

Gena Laielli, 37-year-old mom of two, and co-owner of Genfitness in Somers Point, New Jersey, broke the women’s burpee world record this week. She completed […]

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Take a Look Inside Philly’s New Barry’s Bootcamp

Well, folks, it’s finally here. After months of rumors and anticipation, Barry’s Bootcamp finally opened in Rittenhouse on November 16th. And while I know many of […]

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Two Philly Couples Are Opening a New HIIT Training Gym in Kensington

It’s pouring outside, and I am late. I’m not normally late to workouts — I am, however, late to basically everything else — but tonight was […]

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Pure Barre Is Now Open in Washington Square West

It’s been a minute since we first heard that Pure Barre would be bringing their signature “lift, tone, burn” workout to the east side of […]

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Center City’s Massive New Rock Climbing Gym Is Almost Ready to Open

It’s been a long time since we first reported that The Cliffs — an NYC-based rock climbing gym chain — would be landing in Callowhill. We were […]

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City Fitness’ Sixth Location Is Finally Open in East Market

In May 2017, we got word of something big coming to the mixed-use East Market development. Something huge, in fact: 37,000 square feet of cardio […]

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Where to Find an Early-Morning Fitness Class in the Philly Area

This post has been updated. If you are not a morning person, you are probably envious of morning people. We at Be Well have this […]

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CycleBar West Chester Is Offering $99 Memberships for Unlimited Rides

Philadelphians are BIG on spin classes. Whether they’re duking it out at Flywheel Sports, vibing to candlelight at SoulCycle, or jiving and racing at Revel […]

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Take a Look Inside Spring Garden’s Sleek New Kettlebell Gym

We’re calling it now: Kettlebells are going to be big in 2019. And sure, yes, kettlebells are by no means a new fitness instrument, and […]

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You Can Try Rittenhouse’s New Small Group Training Gym for Free

Remember when we told you that Brewerytown’s Fit Academy gym was expanding to a second location in Rittenhouse? A location formerly occupied by Body Cycle […]

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City Fitness East Market Has a New Official Opening Date

It’s a new year, and there are lots of new gyms headed to Philly. Topping that list is City Fitness East Market, the highly anticipated […]

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5 New Rock Climbing Gyms to Check Out Around Philadelphia

Next year, indoor rock-climbing debuts as an Olympic sport in Tokyo. Locally, people are flipping out over it, too. In fact, we’re in the middle […]

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We Can’t Wait for These Philly Gyms to Open in 2019

Sure, this list could also be called “gyms we thought would open in 2018 that haven’t,” but you know, construction delays are common. That said, all […]

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A Boutique Kettlebell Gym Is Coming to Spring Garden

At this point, boutique fitness isn’t so much a trend as it’s just what gyms look like in 2018. But while we’ve got studios devoted solely […]

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This New Center City Indoor Pool Will Offer Lap Swimming Memberships

I can’t tell you the number of times I’ve thought about signing up for a triathlon, only to get scared off by the reality of  training […]