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Maty Mata is Running From Philadelphia to Harrisburg, Here's Why...

A few months ago, we told you about a group of women running from New York City to Washington, D.C. to raise awareness for women's health issues and money for Planned Parenthood. That group, Run 4 All Women, has been busy creating local chapters, growing an ambassador program and continuing with their fundraising efforts. 

We had the chance to chat with Marielena "Maty" Mata, a Run 4 All Women ambassador based in Philadelphia to discuss the Pennsylvania chapter's run from Philadelphia to Harrisburg (Pennsylvania's capital) to raise awareness and funds for Planned Parenthood. 

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Looking Good, Feeling Good: A Conversation with Beth Blendell

It's true, racing is hard. Whether you're looking to PR in the half-marathon or to qualify for Boston, taking it to the next level by increasing mileage and/or speed is challenging for runners at all levels. And while racing may be hard, it's what we do during training that helps us become better athletes. 

If you're thinking about setting big goals for your next race, you're going to love this Q&A. We caught up with Beth Blendell, a November Project co-leader, Boston Marathon qualifier, and running coach about her training routines, obstacles, and tips she has for runners looking to take on longer distances. 

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Trainer Diaries: Diva Richards

Originally from North Philadelphia, full-time BADASS and personal trainer Diva Richards currently leads workouts in South Jersey and Center City Philadelphia. She teaches kickboxing, Killer Kardio, bootcamp classes, Crossfit, and Spin.  

Keep on reading to learn more about Diva. She'll be leading City Fit Girls next bootcamp in Philadelphia on Monday, May 16th! If you attened our annual Fitretreat the last two years then you know you won't want to miss this! 

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Trainer Diaries: Fabiana Ferrarini

Fabiana Ferrarini is on a quest to help as many women as possible reach their health and fitness goals. Named 'F(ab)ulous Fab' by Oxygen Magazine, Fabiana is the first Latino to ever land on the cover of their magazine. She's also a mother of two and is known for her success with helping clients reach goals and her six pack. Keep reading to get to know your April 18th City Fit Girls Bootcamp Instructor! 

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Trainer Diaries: Meet NYC Fitness Model & Instructor Lauren Williams

NYC --- meet your newest obsession. Raised in North Carolina and now in New York, Lauren Williams is a Personal Trainer/Instructor and fitness model. You may have seen her inside of popular magazines like Self and Women's Health, and in Nike Women ads and videos. Lucky for us, our girl Lauren squeezed some time in her busy schedule to answer a few (okay.. a lot!) questions about fitness, habits, nutrition and more. Full warn. After reading this, you'll want to re-evalute your level of badassness.

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