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Pick up a copy of the latest BELONG. Magazine, featuring Seth Williams Taking on the Challenge, Fit Kitchen tools for healthy eating by Williams-Sonoma, how to keep your cardio workout fresh, and much more. BELONG. Magazines are available at The Sporting Club Front Desk, or view it online here

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Hannah’s Fitness Spotlight   Are you heading to the gym full of negative and demanding thoughts? At the same time are you feeling exhausted and ultimately not achieving your workout goals? This is not very surprising. Some days I complete my run feeling like an Olympian and some days I feel like there’s no way I can complete a mile. …

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Hannah Purbe, Sporting Club Trainer and Group Fitness Director, is offering an intense, advanced boot-camp for those who want to take their workout to the next level. This 10-week challenge will begin Wednesday, Jan. 14th and continue until Friday, Feb. 20th, 2015. Classes will be held on Wednesdays and Fridays from 6:15 a.m. – 7:15 a.m. Sessions will focus on …

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PD Moves is a group fitness program designed specifically for people living with Parkinson’s disease to help reduce the progression of the disease. The Parkinson’s Disease and Movement Disorders Center, part of the Penn Medicine Neuroscience Center at Pennsylvania Hospital is partnering with The Sporting Club at The Bellevue to offer a fitness program designed specifically for individuals with Parkinson’s. …

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Natalie Gulla, a personal trainer at The Sporting Club at The Bellevue, recently won the 100% RAW Powerlifting Federation World Championship. Below she tells us about her journey to the title. I wasn’t always into powerlifting, my athletic career started with something very different, on the other end of the spectrum even; I was a cheerleader. Although, before #girlswholift started …

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Students Run Philly Style (Students Run) is a mentoring organization that uses long distance running as the catalyst for the relationship between the student and their mentor. The program, now in its 10th year, serves Philadelphia youth aged 12 to 18 by providing them a volunteer adult mentor who trains with them 3 to 4 times a week. The students …

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Originally Posted MARCH 12, 2014 / New York Times / By ROBERT STRAUSS PHILADELPHIA — I DON’T blanch as the guy in the green muscle shirt posts me up, six feet from the basket. He is 30 years younger, four inches taller and 25 pounds of muscle heavier. He gets the ball and goes up for the shot, but my …

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The Sporting Club at The Bellevue will be hosting Fight Night 5 on Friday April 4, 2014. Fight Night is an annual boxing event that matches members of The Sporting Club. Proceeds for this event benefit Parkinson’s Research at the University of Pennsylvania. Fight Night 5 will take place at The Sporting Club where the basketball court is converted to …

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We would like to welcome the Calamari Sisters back to Philadelphia for their brand new comedy show, The Calamari Sisters Big Fat Italian Wedding. If you didn’t get a chance to see the show last year, don’t miss it this time around! Performances begin February 20th at Penn’s Landing Playhouse. “When the Calamari Sisters bulldozed upon the musical comedy scene, …

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