Of all the ways to stay active in Philadelphia, CrossFit brings the city’s values to life by emphasizing a tough, community-driven approach to exercise. Plenty of gyms pepper the city’s landscape, and CrossFit facilities are among the most regarded among them. Places such as CrossFit Novem and CrossFit Renaissance open their doors to exercisers of all ages, sizes, and athletic abilities, pushing CrossFit to the top of many things to do in Philadelphia lists. Indeed, when tourists visit Philly, most of them flock to the famed Rocky statue—yet inside the city’s CrossFit gyms, exercisers are grinding through workouts of the day in an effort to achieve that same exhausted jubilation the statue personifies.

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