The 2014 PHL17 Hot List Results for 'Best Gym' Are In The Drexel Recreation Center is represented as one of the top gyms according to the 2014 PHL17 Hot List. Out of a jam-packed field of over 76 nominees vying for the title of “Best Gym,” the Drexel Recreation Center claimed the fourth-place slot. The PHL17 Hot List contest was based on more than 90,000 votes from local experts and 48,495 voters, and one winner was selected for each of the 164 different categories. See the center’s profile here. Find out why the Drexel Recreation Center is one of the area’s top gyms at an open house on October 22. Check out the latest additions and programs available at the Rec Center. Treat yourself to a day of fun and learn how to better improve your overall health and fitness goals.