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art museum steps, City Sports, free fitness, rocky run -

Since our founding in 1983 in Boston, the unique life of the urban athlete has been at the heart of who we are. We are inspired by the millions of people that wake up every day and make the city their playground. From the endless number of groups and clubs dedicated to getting a sweat on, to the urban landscape that gives us thousands of ways to work out at no cost, we have compiled the best place to go and workout when you're in town in one of the Northeast's 4 biggest cities: Philadelphia: Art Museum steps: This isn't...

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We can be guilty of falling off the fitness wagon a bit in the summertime. We're busy driving to the beach, reading by the pool, or grilling in the backyard. We're outside, but not always moving as much as we'd like. But the good news is, you don't have to sacrifice your beach plans to get in a good workout. We have found 4 great fitness options at beaches in the Boston, NYC, Philly, and DC areas that won't make you compromise between spending a weekend at the beach or getting your workout in.  New York CityYou don't have to...

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Asbury Park, charity, City Sports, City Sports Shirts, Pride Month, shop for good -

June is Pride Month and we have have a new line of limited edition shirts that we are really excited about! First is our City Sports: Pride tee shirt, made with the same fabric of our classic City Sports tees but with a rainbow twist. We are also celebrating the start of summer with the debut of two shore town tees! Our City Sports: Asbury Park shirt celebrates the hometown of City Sports 2.0 (although Boston will always be our spiritual home) and our City Sports: P-Town shirt commemorates the popular Boston summer retreat, Provincetown. As with all of our...

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We get emailed several times a day with a variety of questions: 1. How many miles can I get out of my shoes?2. What do you recommend for tight IT bands?3. Do I REALLY have to workout today?4. How do I use my City Sports gift card/merchandise credit from the old City Sports?We can easily answer the first three (1. About 400 miles. 2. Foam rolling and dynamic stretching. 3. Yes.), but the last one has been a challenge. We bought City Sports because, like you, we loved the store and didn't want to see it go away. But, as part of that purchase, we did not receive any business...

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City Sports, City Sports Shirts, Intrepid Heroes Fund -

We received an email a while back from a woman, Lindsay, who is a paramedic in the military in Kuwait. She was looking for some City Sports shirts to give to a team of Filipino paramedics who teased her boyfriend about the only shirt he ever seemed to wear when hanging out, his City Sports shirt. A few weeks later and Lindsay received her shirts with a couple special City Sports Kuwait shirts that we custom made for her. Her email got us thinking and, with some recommendations from Lindsay, we launched a small run of limited edition camouflage ARMY,...

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