Philadelphia Escape Tri
Jun
24
Jun 25

Philadelphia Escape Tri

The Philadelphia Triathlon is recognized as one of the premier triathlon festival weekends in the country. This year will mark the 13th year of this annual event, featuring two days of activities including a multisport expo, a sprint distance race (800m swim, 15.7 mi bike and 3.1 mi run), Olympic distance race (1500m swim, 24.8 mi bike and 6.2 mi run) a Sprint distance AquaBike race (800m swim and 15.7 mile bike) and an Olympic distance AquaBike race (1500m swim and 24.8 mile bike). 

Pride Run Philly - Fun Run
Jun
18
11:30 am11:30

Pride Run Philly - Fun Run

Celebrate Philly Pride 2017 with a 1.5 mile run down the historic Pride Parade route in Center City Philadelphia!
  
The dmhFund,  Lez Run Running Club, Out Philadelphia Athletic League, in collaboration with Philly Pride and The William Way LGBT Community Center, are excited to bring our very own Pride Run to Philadelphia. This year, runners will get to run a portion of the 5k route that is in the works for next year.  Though it's half the distance, it's still ALL the fun! 

ODDyssey Half Marathon
Jun
11
7:00 am07:00

ODDyssey Half Marathon

The ODDyssey Half Marathon will take place on Sunday, June 11, 2017.  The ODDyssey both starts and finishes in front of The Please Touch Museum, in the Belmont Plateau section of Fairmount Park.

See Chicks Run 5K walk/run and 10K race
Jun
4
8:30 am08:30

See Chicks Run 5K walk/run and 10K race

Philly Girls in Motion invites City Fit Girls to participate in the 6th Annual See Chicks Run 5K walk/run and 10K race on Sunday, June 4th 8:30 am. See Chicks Run is the ONLY all-female race event in Philadelphia, held each year on the gorgeous Forbidden Drive trail in Fairmount Park. The out and back, flat, gravel course is both runner and walker friendly, situated alongside Wissahickon Creek with shaded views of the water and covered bridges. Participants have the option to run or walk the 5K and run the 10K; age group prizes will be awarded for each race.

All proceeds of See Chicks Run support Philly Girls in Motion, a registered nonprofit that delivers sports and physical fitness programs to underserved girls in Philadelphia. Click here to register.

Blossom Philadelphia 5k Night Race
May
25
7:00 pm19:00

Blossom Philadelphia 5k Night Race

The 5k Night Race & After Party begins at the Philadelphia Art Museum and is the only weeknight race grandfathered in by the city. There is something for everyone: a 5k race for competitive athletes or a walk/run for friends and co-workers. After the race, head over to Eakins Oval for the After-Party at the Oval! A fun event with food trucks, music, and a place to rest some weary feet.  Think Cow and the Curd, The Tot Cart, Undrgrnd Donuts, Sweet Box Cupcakes, Taco Mondo, and Baby Blues Barbecue and a Victory Brewing beer garden.
 
Proceeds from the race help Blossom achieve their mission: to change the lives of children and adults with disabilities (cerebral palsy, autism, down syndrome, head trauma, and any condition that limits a person’s ability to function independently) in the Philadelphia area.

Register here

 FringeA-Thon - Philadelphia's first outdoor, dance-party-marathon
May
20
12:00 pm12:00

FringeA-Thon - Philadelphia's first outdoor, dance-party-marathon

FringeArts launched FringeA-Thon - an outdoor, 12-hour dance-party-marathon where dancers raise money for the arts - then dance their "art" out with other dance aficionados. The event will be on Saturday, May 20 at the Blue Cross RiverRink and is going to be fun! An exciting line-up of DJ's, themed dance hours, pop-up performances, dance competitions and a coordinated dance finale are just a few of the exciting happening at FringeA-Thon.

RSVP here.

Rebuilding Together Philadelphia's Run to Rebuild 5K
May
20
9:00 am09:00

Rebuilding Together Philadelphia's Run to Rebuild 5K

The mission of Rebuilding Together Philadelphia is to bring volunteers and communities together to improve the homes and lives of low-income homeowners. On May 20th, RTP’s only annual fundraiser, the 7th annual Run to Rebuild 5K Run/2 Mile Walk, will take place on Forbidden Drive in Fairmount Park.  Proceeds from the event support the RTP’s important work: revitalizing vulnerable communities by transforming vulnerable homes into safe, healthy and energy-efficient homes.

The event is family friendly and includes face painting, kids’ activities , and a kids’ dash. This year Stateside Urbancraft Vodka will also be providing free Bloody Mary’s and Screwdrivers post-race for all participants. http://www.rebuildingphilly.org/

Rise Gathering (Retreat)
May
12
May 14

Rise Gathering (Retreat)

Rise Gathering is a transformative summer camp experience for women designed to promote personal growth, enhance overall well-being, inspire collective connection and share some serious fun.

Are you seeking…
A place to connect, learn and celebrate life with other amazing women?
A fertile ground to play, sweat, dance and create?
An experience to further you on your journey to your whole self?
 

Click here to learn more.  $50 off your ticket with the CITYFITGIRLS promo code

Point Breeze 5K & Community Health Fair
Apr
22
9:00 am09:00

Point Breeze 5K & Community Health Fair

On Saturday, April 22nd, 2017, Sky Community Partners, Councilman Kenyatta Johnson, Councilman Derek Green, State Representative Jordan Harris, iHeartMedia-Philadelphia, and Jefferson University will host the 3rd Annual Point Breeze 5k Walk & Run.

In addition to the 5k Run/Walk, there will also be a Health Fair to provide children and families with resources and information to increase their health awareness and improve their overall quality of life.

The LOVE Run Meet-Up & Cheer Zone [3/26]
Mar
20
7:00 am07:00

The LOVE Run Meet-Up & Cheer Zone [3/26]

The countdown is on and race week is finally here! This Sunday, over 30 City Fit Girls will be running in The Love Run Half-Marathon. The Love Run Philadelphia Half Marathon course will start and finish at the Art Museum at Eakins Oval. Here are the meet-up details for runners and cheer zones.

City Fit Girls x Yoga Habit
Dec
11
8:30 am08:30

City Fit Girls x Yoga Habit

City Fit Girls X Yoga Habit

Hey Philly, our friends at Yoga Habit have invited us for a FREE Power Basics Flow class in Fairmount on Sunday, December 11th at 12:30PM.  

If you're up for a fun cross-training event with other City Fit Girls, here's your chance! 

What's Yoga Habit?

A vibrant, power yoga community sweating it out on Fairmount Ave in Philadelphia. All levels welcome with on-going beginner workshops and classes.

What's Power Flow Basics?

The perfect place to start if you’re a newbie, if you want to refine your practice or for anyone that needs modifications (pregnancy, postpartum, injuries). This session focuses on the foundations of a yoga practice with education on proper alignment and plenty of demonstration. The instructor will cater experienced yogis as well. Learn more about Yoga Habit here.  

 

City Fit Girls Hiking Trip 12/10
Dec
10
8:30 am08:30

City Fit Girls Hiking Trip 12/10

Hey ladies! We've had some interest in hosting a City Fit Girls Hike so we're excited to let you know that it's happening on Saturday, December 10th at 8:30AM in the Chestnut Hill section of the City. We will be hiking the Wissahickon Gorge North Loop (About 5.5 miles). This loop is perfect for beginners and will provide beautiful views! 

About the Trail:

Wissahickon Gorge North Loop is a 5.5 mile moderately trafficked loop trail located near Chestnut Hill, PA that features a waterfall and is rated as moderate. The trail offers a number of activity options and is accessible year-round. 

Getting there and Parking:

We will enter and exit on Chestnut Hill Ave and Seminole Street. This location is just 2 blocks from the Chestnut Hill West - Highland stop. You can also get there via the 23 bus. Parking is available nearby!

Trail Map:

Click here or see below.

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Registration:

The hike is free but please register on the Facebook event page using the link below. This will help the organizers know how many people to expect and allow us to discuss snacks and travel plans.

City Fit Girls [solidcore] Class
Nov
27
Nov 30

City Fit Girls [solidcore] Class

City Fit Girls x [solidcore]

Hey Philly, our friends at [solidcore] have invited us for a FREE workout in center city on Monday, December 5th at 7:30PM.  

If you're up for a fun cross-training event with other City Fit Girls, here's your chance! 

What's [solidcore]?

[solidcore] is a high-intensity, low-impact 50-minute workout. Controlled movements on resistance–based machine give you results like you've never seen.

Spaces are VERY limited. Learn more about [solidcore] here.  

City Fit Girls Soul Cycle Class
Nov
12
11:45 am11:45

City Fit Girls Soul Cycle Class

  • SoulCycle

Hey Philly, our friends at SoulCycle-Ardmore have invited us for a FREE ride in the burbs on Saturday, November 12th at 11:45AM.  

If you're up for a fun cross-training event with other City Fit Girls, here's your chance! 

City Fit Girls Lithe Method Class
Nov
3
8:15 pm20:15

City Fit Girls Lithe Method Class

  • Lithe Method

We're teaming up with our friends at Lithe Method to host a private City Fit Girls session. Join us on Thursday, November 3rd for a sweaty session that will definitely leave you feeling amazing.