Tuesday, January 15, 2013

Indoor Yoga and Cycling Fundraiser for Gearing Up

Want to support a local bicycle program with a social mission? Join a fun group workout? Reach your new year's fitness goals? Get fit for the summer at a warm gym? Here is an event for you!

Gearing Up, a Philadelphia-based nonprofit bicycle program for women in transition (and friend of the Bicycle Coalition), is holding an indoor cycling and yoga fundraiser on Saturday and Sunday, January 26-27, at gyms throughout Philadelphia.

Sponsoring Fitness Centers 
Aquatic Fitness Center, Bala Cynwyd
Breakaway Bikes and Fitness (read more about RPM training here)
SWEAT Queen Village
SWEAT South Philly
SWEAT Arch Street
Body Cycle Studio
Sporting Club at the Bellevue
RWJ Hamilton Wellness Center
lululemon athletica, Walnut St.

You can register for the event here. You can also sponsor class spots for participants. Groups, including corporations, can buy a "buy 10, get 1 free" package for any combination of classes (see detailed listing of classes on this registration page). For questions, please contact founding director Kristin Gavin at kristin@gearing-up.org.

About Gearing Up
Gearing Up is a Philadelphia-based nonprofit bicycle program that supports women in transition through biking for exercise, transportation, and personal growth. For more information, please visit www.gearing-up.org and watch this trailer for a soon-to-be-released documentary about Gearing Up and women in the program.