Yoga is for EveryBODY @ Murrell Dobbins High School

  Philly Powered Yoga Classes Brought to You by Roots2Rise Murrell Dobbins High School located at 2150 W. Lehigh Ave. Saturdays from 11:00am-12:00am   September 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th October 6th, 13th, 20th, 27th These classes are FREE and open to the community! Children under 18 can participate parental permission.   BRING YOUR OWN MAT OR

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Fitness at the Free Library!

Fitness at the Free Library’s of Philadelphia The Free Library of Philadelphia is known for enriching minds, but did you know that it is also a great resource for the body? Many different libraries across the city of Philadelphia are hosting health and wellness events for FREE throughout the summer. People of all ages and abilities

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Yoga is for EveryBODY in a Community Space Near You

Yoga is a great way to stay balanced physically, mentally and spiritually. The tripod of health indicates that focusing on strength, flexibility, and cardiovascular / aerobic fitness contributes to that balance. Some types of yoga cover all three! There are many styles of yoga that accommodate every fitness level, from gentle beginners to vigorous advanced.

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Spring Is in the Air!!

Spring Is in the Air!   Spring is definitely in the air! And you know what that means? Many opportunities to stay active for free! Beginning in April, the popular spring training classes, hosted by Dilworth Park, will run for eight weeks. Classes include yoga, bootcamp workouts, zumba and group runs- no registration required. Just

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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
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  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

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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The #Healthy3forMe Challenge

Do you wish you could feel better, live a healthier lifestyle, and reduce your stress but have trouble making the changes you know you should make to get there? Get Healthy Philly is here to support your personal journey by providing ideas and resources to use physical activity and nutrition as well as tobacco-free living

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Fitness Resolutions Fail Due to Lack of Accountability

How to set yourself up for success in reaching your 2017 fitness goals by: Philly Powered Ambassador, Leslie Marant Many of us begin the New Year with a resolution or other promise to avoid using the “r” word. We set out with the best intentions and maybe even a new or renewed gym membership, DVDs,

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Cheap Workouts Everyday of the Week: Our Top 5 Picks in Philly

New Year, New You! Looking for ways to get moving in this New Year? Here are some of our favorite upcoming opportunities: Mondays Zumba- Starting January 9th at 6:30pm at Markward Recreation Center- Cost $5 Tuesdays Yoga- Starting January 10th at 6:30 pm at  Markward Recreation Center- Cost $5 Wednesdays Zumba- Starting January 4th at 7:15

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