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PF Growth Partners Making California Debut
Posted: April 12, 2021 in Chains

Planet FitnessTIMONIUM, MD - PF Growth Partners, LLC (PFGP), an award-winning franchise division of Planet Fitness, is going to “The Golden State.” In June, the Timonium, Maryland-based group is scheduled to open its first California gym in San Bruno, bringing its portfolio to 70 U.S. clubs and six Australian clubs. The 11,996-square-foot San Bruno club will offer state-of-the-art cardio machines and strength equipment, 30-Minute Express Circuit, fully equipped locker rooms with day lockers and showers, numerous flat screen televisions, HydroMassage beds, massage chairs, tanning beds, a Total Body Enhancement booth and more. Read More...

Gold’s Gym Crofton Debuts Mr. America Reality Show
Posted: April 8, 2021 in Chains

Gold's GymCROFTON, MD - As top athletes prepare to compete in the 2021 Mr. America competition, the reality show, "Mr. America's Gym. Eat. Repeat: The Road to Mr. America", provides an insider's look at the physical and emotional impacts and challenges that each experiences. Each 30-minute show is filmed in the hometowns of the six competitors, beginning on April 9 - 10, 2021 at Gold's Gym in Crofton, Maryland. Read More...

World Gym International & Champions + Legends Announce Strategic Partnership for CBD Sport Supplements
Posted: April 8, 2021 in Chains

World GymLOS ANGELES, CA - World Gym International, the iconic global fitness brand and Champions + Legends, a premium manufacturer of hemp-derived CBD-based sport supplements for preparation, performance and recovery, announce a new partnership for the supply, distribution and education of the Champions & Legends product line. The partnership with Champions + Legends is one of many new initiatives World Gym International has launched to provide its franchisees and their members with the best possible fitness programming, nutritional guidance, recovery tools and supplements in the gym, at home or on the go. Read More...

Retro Fitness Launches At-Home Workout Bike and First-Ever Dual Gym Membership
Posted: April 6, 2021 in Chains

Retro FitnessWEST PALM BEACH, FL - Retro Fitness, a leader in high-value, low price fitness, has announced the launch of Get Wheel, an at-home stationary bike with an in-gym dual membership. This marks the brand's entry into the at-home fitness arena and the first national gym to offer a membership that combines both at-home and in-gym fitness experiences. Read More...

Life Time Partners with GameFace Training to Offer Sports Performance Training for Athletes
Posted: April 6, 2021 in Chains

Life Time  - The Healthy Way Of Life CompanyCHANHASSEN, MN - At a time where young athletes are looking for more opportunities and spaces to train for their sport, Life Time, one of the nation's premier omnichannel healthy lifestyle brands, has announced a partnership with GameFace Training to offer sports performance training at Life Time Sport Winter Park in Eden Prairie and Life Time New Hope. Read More...

World Gym International Introduces All-New World Gym Athletics
Posted: April 1, 2021 in Chains

All-New World Gym Athletics - Built for your lifeLOS ANGELES, CA - World Gym International, the iconic global fitness brand, announces the All-New World Gym Athletics, a complete health and fitness training solution built for the everyday athlete. The All-New World Gym Athletics is now available at World Gym locations across the United States, Brazil, Canada and Australia. Read More...

ClubCorp Charity Classic Generates More Than $1.4 Million for Charity Through Challenging 2020
Posted: March 31, 2021 in Chains

ClubCorp - The World Leader In Private ClubsDALLAS, TX - ClubCorp – The World Leader in Private Clubs – continued its tradition of providing impact in the markets where its clubs call home by generating more than $1.4 million through its Charity Classic events. While the total dollar amount is certainly impressive, especially given the challenges of 2020, the stories of the impact in the communities that ClubCorp calls home are an inspiring reminder of the good that can be generated through membership organizations that take the extra steps to give back. Read More...

XSport Fitness Hires New CIO
Posted: March 31, 2021 in Chains

XSport FitnessST. CHARLES, IL - Capital Fitness, dba XSport Fitness has announced the appointment of Brent Zempel as Chief Information Officer. Mr. Zempel has an impressive professional history centered on the health and fitness industry. Brent led Life-Time Fitness as the CIO for over 17 years, and most recently, he spent two years at Motionsoft as its CPO. Read More...

Mountainside Fitness Joins the Pickleball Revolution
Posted: March 31, 2021 in Chains

Mountainside FitnessSCOTTSDALE, AZ - Pickleball is taking the world by storm: one dink shot at a time. Mountainside Fitness is joining the frenzy as the King of the Swing by offering the game at three of its Valley Locations: Scottsdale Shea, Mesa and Surprise. “Pickleball is a fun way for members of Mountainside Fitness to get in their work-out and play a competitive game with their friends and family at the same time,” said Craig Cote, CEO of Mountainside Fitness. “We are constantly evolving and thinking out of box and court in order to add to our offerings here at Mountainside Fitness, and Pickleball is definitely a fun one.” Read More...

Volofit Appoints Fitness Industry Leader Kory Angelin as Chief Operating Officer
Posted: March 31, 2021 in Chains

VolofitCHARLOTTE, N.C. - Volofit, a breakthrough HIIT fitness concept, announces the appointment of Kory Angelin as the company’s new Chief Operating Officer. An award-winning fitness expert, Kory joins Volofit with more than two decades of leadership experience and a proven track record of driving brand growth and achieving operational excellence. Read More...

TG The Gym – Mesa, Arizona Opens March 31, 2021
Posted: March 30, 2021 in Chains

TG The GymMESA, AZ - Starting March 31, 2021, TG The Gym Mesa, Arizona will be serving its community of bodybuilders, powerlifters and serious fitness enthusiasts with over 40,000 square feet of indoor gym space, lap pool, saunas, steam, private training studio, private spin studio, cardio theater room and converting of a basketball court to a large functional training area. And, of course, all the hard core equipment TG is known for. Read More...

EoS Fitness Opens 25th Gym in Arizona
Posted: March 30, 2021 in Chains

EōS FitnessGILBERT, AZ - EoS Fitness, a leader in the fitness industry with its High Value Low Price gyms, officially opened the doors to its 25th location in the state of Arizona, its second gym in Gilbert, Arizona. Just minutes from Gilbert's Heritage District and SanTan Village, the brand new 38,000+ square-foot gym is now open 24 hours a day, seven days a week, Read More...

Xponential Fitness Ready to ‘Rumble’ with Addition of Boutique Boxing Concept
Posted: March 25, 2021 in Chains

Xponential FitnessIRVINE, CA - Xponential Fitness has announced the acquisition of Rumble, the latest brand added to its portfolio, further highlighting the company's position as the largest curator of boutique fitness brands in the world. Rumble, a boutique boxing concept, joins the other eight brands under the Xponential Fitness umbrella including Pure Barre, Club Pilates, CycleBar, YogaSix, StretchLab, Row House, AKT and STRIDE. Read More...

Only 18% Regularly Achieve 8+ Hours of Sleep According to Survey by Life Time and Beautyrest
Posted: March 25, 2021 in Chains

Life Time  - The Healthy Way Of Life CompanyCHANHASSEN, MN and ATLANTA, GA - To bring more attention to the importance of sleep during National Sleep Awareness Month, a new survey finds 92% of respondents deem sleep quality to be extremely/very important to their overall holistic wellness, yet only 18% achieve 8+ hours, which is often noted as the magic number by experts. Read More...

Workout Anytime Approves the GluteCoaster for Clubs Nationwide
Posted: March 24, 2021 in Chains

Workout AnytimeATLANTA, GA - The renowned fitness chain, Workout Anytime, has officially approved the GluteCoaster from The Abs Company as their newest booty training tool for their 160+ clubs. Many Workout Anytime clubs are already finding that the GluteCoaster is a big hit. The new GluteCoaster is the latest in The Ab Company's line of products leveraging the rising trend of glute training. Read More...

YogaSix Opens 100th Studio, Flows Past 500 Signed Franchise Agreements
Posted: March 24, 2021 in Chains

YogaSixIRVINE, CA - YogaSix, the fast-growing boutique yoga brand backed by Xponential Fitness announced it has opened its 100th studio overall and surpassed over 500 signed franchise agreements. Even during a challenging year, YogaSix continues to prove its value to consumers, evidenced by growth with 56 new studios opened since the beginning of 2020 and the onboarding of dozens of new franchisees to continue that momentum. Read More...

Orangetheory Fitness Names PATH Official Sustainable Water Provider for Corporate Events and Releases Co-Branded Refillable Bottled Water for U.S. Studios
Posted: March 24, 2021 in Chains

Orangetheory FitnessFREMONT, CA - Orangetheory Fitness has partnered with PATH, the first refillable bottled water brand, to provide a custom-designed bottled water for OTF Corporate events and to make available in select studios nationwide. Featuring Orangetheory Fitness' signature color, the sleek aluminum 20oz bottles are filled with ultra-purified water and can be infinitely refilled or 100% recycled. Read More...

World Gym International Selects Life Fitness as a Preferred Partner
Posted: March 23, 2021 in Chains, Suppliers

World GymROSEMONT, IL - Life Fitness has signed a partnership agreement to be a preferred equipment supplier to World Gym International. Under the agreement, Life Fitness will supply World Gym facilities with select premium cardio and strength training equipment from its Hammer Strength and SCIFIT brands, in addition to its Life Fitness SPARC and Arc Trainer cardio products. Read More...

Blink Fitness to Add Fourth Houston Gym Location in Northline
Posted: March 22, 2021 in Chains

Blink FitnessNORTHLINE, TX - Residents and commuters in Northline seeking a new fitness option will soon be able to enjoy a premium-quality, affordable fitness experience, as Blink Fitness will open in Northline on April 2, 2021. The new gym will span more than 14,000 square feet. Read More...

Orangetheory Fitness Offers Studios and Equipment to NCAA Women’s Basketball Teams Amidst Weight Room Disparities
Posted: March 19, 2021 in Chains

Orangetheory FitnessBOCA RATON, FL - Orangetheory Fitness is stepping up to provide private in-studio sessions and equipment donations to all NCAA women's basketball teams amidst news of weight room disparities at the 2021 NCAA basketball tournament. Read More...

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