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Philly Girls in Motion Lacrosse Featured in Passyunk Post!

This great article was featured in both the Passyunk Post and PhiladelphiaNeighborhoods.com

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West Oak Lane Rec Center hosts Philly Girls in Motion sessions

West Oak Lane girls are gearing up for fitness this spring through Philly Girls in Motion, an initiative that brings young girls together to exercise and learn healthy habits.

The eight-week workout session will be held at the Simons Community Recreation Center, located at 7200 Woolston Ave. It features group fitness sessions including yoga, kickboxing, Zumba, boot camp and Flip Fitness.  Read Article

 


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Philly Girls in Motion Featured on Fox29

(via MyFoxPhilly.com)

“Philly Girls in Motion” is a new program coming to Philadelphia.

In an effort to cut down childhood obesity rates and get more girls involved in a healthy lifestyle, the program will teach young women how to grocery shop, prepare healthy meals and exercise.

The girls become empowered – and fit!

Beth Devine, Program Director for “Philly Girls in Motion” stopped by Fox 29 news at Ten to discuss this exciting program.


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MMA grad helps fight childhood obesity

(via Main Line Media News)

Beth Devine is getting Philly girls up and moving.

The founder and director of Philly Girls in Motion is determined to “reach out to girls and get them active,” said the Havertown native who graduated from Merion Mercy Academy in Merion. Devine had been working in the corporate world for years and running athletic programs during the summer. An athlete herself, Devine missed being active in full-time health and fitness work. She got herself back in shape and realized “there are so many kids that are inactive and overweight; I wanted to give back to them.”

Continue reading at Main Line Media News


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Motivating girls into motion

(via SouthPhillyReview.com)

After launching basketball clinics locally, a nonprofit broadens its scope to encourage youngsters to become active.


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PHILLY GIRLS IN MOTION KICKOFF HAPPY HOUR

(via PhillyMag.com)

On Monday, June 28th, Councilman Jim Kenney, Bill Anderson of the WURD morning show, and the directors of Philly Girls in Motion, hosted the Philly Girls in Motion Kickoff Happy Hour at The Palm. Celebrity bartenders served drinks and collected tips to help support the new organization dedicated to nutrition and fitness for Philadelphia girls. Celebrity bartenders included Bill Anderson, head coach Phil Martelli of St. Joseph’s University men’s basketball, head coach Bruiser Flint of Drexel University men’s basketball, head coach Denise Dillon of Drexel University women’s vasketball, and former general manager and team president of the Philadelphia 76ers Billy King. Photography by Diane Devine Foster

View the gallery at www.PhillyMag.com


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Philly Girls in Motion Lacrosse Featured in Passyunk Post!

This great article was featured in both the Passyunk Post and PhiladelphiaNeighborhoods.com

CLICK HERE TO VIEW ARTICLE


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West Oak Lane Rec Center hosts Philly Girls in Motion sessions

West Oak Lane girls are gearing up for fitness this spring through Philly Girls in Motion, an initiative that brings young girls together to exercise and learn healthy habits.

The eight-week workout session will be held at the Simons Community Recreation Center, located at 7200 Woolston Ave. It features group fitness sessions including yoga, kickboxing, Zumba, boot camp and Flip Fitness.  Read Article

 


read more
Philly Girls in Motion Featured on Fox29

(via MyFoxPhilly.com)

“Philly Girls in Motion” is a new program coming to Philadelphia.

In an effort to cut down childhood obesity rates and get more girls involved in a healthy lifestyle, the program will teach young women how to grocery shop, prepare healthy meals and exercise.

The girls become empowered – and fit!

Beth Devine, Program Director for “Philly Girls in Motion” stopped by Fox 29 news at Ten to discuss this exciting program.


read more
MMA grad helps fight childhood obesity

(via Main Line Media News)

Beth Devine is getting Philly girls up and moving.

The founder and director of Philly Girls in Motion is determined to “reach out to girls and get them active,” said the Havertown native who graduated from Merion Mercy Academy in Merion. Devine had been working in the corporate world for years and running athletic programs during the summer. An athlete herself, Devine missed being active in full-time health and fitness work. She got herself back in shape and realized “there are so many kids that are inactive and overweight; I wanted to give back to them.”

Continue reading at Main Line Media News


read more
Motivating girls into motion

(via SouthPhillyReview.com)

After launching basketball clinics locally, a nonprofit broadens its scope to encourage youngsters to become active.


read more
PHILLY GIRLS IN MOTION KICKOFF HAPPY HOUR

(via PhillyMag.com)

On Monday, June 28th, Councilman Jim Kenney, Bill Anderson of the WURD morning show, and the directors of Philly Girls in Motion, hosted the Philly Girls in Motion Kickoff Happy Hour at The Palm. Celebrity bartenders served drinks and collected tips to help support the new organization dedicated to nutrition and fitness for Philadelphia girls. Celebrity bartenders included Bill Anderson, head coach Phil Martelli of St. Joseph’s University men’s basketball, head coach Bruiser Flint of Drexel University men’s basketball, head coach Denise Dillon of Drexel University women’s vasketball, and former general manager and team president of the Philadelphia 76ers Billy King. Photography by Diane Devine Foster

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Programs

Our goal is to make the programs offered by Philly Girls in Motion accessible to as many girls as we can.  Check out our current locations and view our program schedules.

FITNESS & HEALTHY HABITS PROGRAMS (click for more info)

Guerin Recreation Center 

South Philadelphia

16th & Jackson Sts.

Philadelphia, PA 19145

Simons Recreation Center 

West Oak Lane

7200 Woolston Avenue

Philadelphia, PA 19138

LACROSSE PROGRAM (click for more info)

Our lacrosse program takes place at the Edward O’Malley Athletic Association Complex (EOM) in South Philadelphia/Pennsport area.  Fall instructional league is in the works!  Registration is open now for Fall Clinics!

BASKETBALL PROGRAMS (click for more info)

Our Philly Girls Got Game programs run out of Neumann Goretti High School in South Philadelphia.

We are currently enrolling for our annual clinic with the Women’s Division I Basketball Teams.  Join Drexel, Saint Joseph’s, Temple, Villanova, Penn and LaSalle on OCTOBER 5th from 10am – 12noon.Register for Basketball Clinic

 


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