24 Hour Fitness® Completes Renovations, Re-opens Downtown Portland Club

Community Invited to Experience Refreshed Club on Saturday, June 25


SAN RAMON, Calif. - June 23, 2011

24 Hour Fitness, the nation’s largest privately-owned U.S. fitness club chain and a health club industry pioneer, is pleased to announce the much-anticipated re-opening of its Downtown Sport Club located at 1407 SW 4th Avenue in Portland, Ore. The club, which began a series of renovations earlier this month, re-opens Saturday, June 25 at 6 a.m. Members and guests will now enjoy a variety of enhancements including select new pieces of cardio and strength equipment, updated locker rooms, revamped group exercise and cycle rooms, a refreshed pool area and refreshed interior. To celebrate, 24 Hour Fitness® Team Members invite the community for free workouts and VIP club tours this Saturday.

“24 Hour Fitness strives to deliver a great fitness experience and we are pleased to provide our members and the community with a remodeled club that better serves their needs,” said Jim McPhail, executive vice president of real estate and chief development officer, 24 Hour Fitness. “Portland has been home to our brand for 11 years and we hope to continue supporting the fitness goals of our members for years to come.”

The 40,000 square foot club originally opened in June of 2000 and is staffed by more than 40 Team Members. The club offers personal training services, a full schedule of Group X® classes, a retail shop, functional training area, indoor lap pool, sauna, steam room, whirlpool and Kids’ Club babysitting service where children ages six months up to 12 years can enjoy activities while their parents work out.

About 24 Hour Fitness

Headquartered in San Ramon, Calif., 24 Hour Fitness is a leading health club industry pioneer, serving nearly four million members in more than 400 clubs across the U.S. For more than 30 years, the company has been dedicated to helping members change their lives and reach their individual fitness goals. With convenient club locations, personal training services, innovative group exercise classes and a variety of strength, cardio and functional training equipment, 24 Hour Fitness offers fitness solutions for everyone.   

Please call 1-800-224-0240 or visit 24hourfitness.com for more information and to find the club nearest you. 

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