Swim Philly 2017

Free Aqua Zumba! Free Aqua Aerobics! Free Poolside Yoga! The Swim Philly 2017 class schedule has been released! Swim Philly is a program of Philadelphia Parks & Recreation supported by the Philadelphia Department of Public Health / Get Healthy Philly / Philly Powered that provides low-cost , high impact pool renovations and FREE fitness classes

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Zumba 4 Purpose

  • Date:
  • June 30, 2017
  • Time:
  • 8-10 pm
  • Location:
  • St. Paul Presbyterian Church, 22 E. Chestnut Hill Ave, Philadelphia, PA 19118
  • Cost:
  • $10
  • Website:
  • http://www.danse4nia.org →

  Looking for some good ole’ Friday night fitness and fun? Come out and Zumba® 4 Purpose with Zumba® Instructor Deirdra Rich! This $10, 2-hour Zumba® experience will support Danse4Nia Repertory Ensemble, Inc. in Germantown. Photos by Alexander Iziliaev/iSasha Media For more info check out the flyer here: Zumba Party Flyer 2017

Get Your Swim On!

  Pool season has officially begun! Stay cool this summer and let’s top 1 million swims! Click below to read the Mayor’s Blog, locate your pool on a map, and find opening day at your pool. 2017 Philadelphia Public Pool Season

Walk Your Way to Wellness

Want to walk in your neighborhood, but don’t want to do it alone? Look no further! We Walk PHL walking groups meet regularly in FDR Park, Hunting Park and East Fairmount Park. We Walk PHL is a joint effort of Get Healthy Philly, the Fairmount Park Conservancy, Philadelphia Parks and Recreation, and Health Promotion Council

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Support Community Wellness at the Roots, Rock , Run 5K

R3: Roots, Rock, Run 5K is GrassROOTS Community Foundation’s public health initiative to promote community wellness. Together we are reclaiming our health and our communities. R3 unites people to run, walk, dance and move together. It’s a celebration!! Proceeds from the 5K race go to GrassROOTS’ out-of-school time wellness and leadership programs in Philadelphia. With the

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Why We Should Bike to Work This Week (& Every Week)

by Anna Petruncio Nelson   May is Bicycle Month, this week is Bike to Work Week, and this Friday, May 19 is Bike to Work Day! Philadelphia is full of bicycle events this month to celebrate even more bike lanes in the city! Indego, Philadelphia’s bicycle share, just celebrated its 2nd birthday, touting 1.2 million rides

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Queering Fitness by Elissa Martel

Have you ever felt judged at the gym because of your body, clothes, hair, the way you express your gender, or the types of fitness activities you like to do? Have you ever felt unsafe using a bathroom or locker room, or like you weren’t welcome on a sports team? You’re not alone! So much

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6 Can’t-Miss Group Fitness Classes and More!

  Are you looking for free or low-cost group fitness opportunities? Check out some of our favorites! Running For free running clubs in your neighborhood visit: http://phillymayorscup.com/clubs Or check out: Philadelphia Runner Thursdays: 6:00PM @ 1601 Sansom St, Center City Thursdays: 6:30PM @ 4358 pm Main Street with, Manayunk Wednesdays: 6:00PM @ 3621 Walnut Street (between

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