24 Hour Fitness® Brings Super-Sport Experience to Burbank, CA and Celebrates Grand Opening with Proclamation

Mayor Jess Talamantes Announces “Healthy Burbank Day” on Saturday, July 23


SAN RAMON, Calif. - July 25, 2011

On behalf of  Burbank, Calif., Mayor Jess Talamantes helped 24 Hour Fitness celebrate the grand opening of its new Burbank Empire Super-Sport club by proclaiming Saturday, July 23 “Healthy Burbank Day.” The proclamation honored the opening of the new, state-of-the-art fitness facility, which opened its doors to residents of Burbank, CA and the greater Los Angeles area this past weekend.

“We’re very pleased this much-anticipated club has opened, and it was an honor to have support from Mayor Talamantes and the City of Burbank to make the occasion a special moment for 24 Hour Fitness,” said Danny De La Rosa, division president, 24 Hour Fitness. “We’re proud to provide the community with convenient access to fitness kicking off with the first ever Healthy Burbank Day.”

Now open to the public, the 40,000 square foot club is located at 1903 W. Empire Ave. in Burbank. Brody Schmidt, a three-year veteran of 24 Hour Fitness, serves as club manager for the new facility, which employs more than 100 team members – many of whom are Burbank residents. Club amenities include an indoor lap pool, a variety of strength and cardio equipment with personal viewing screens on select machines, a full-sized outdoor basketball court, towel service and Kids’ Club babysitting service - where children ages six months up to 12 years can enjoy activities while their parents work out. The club also features a full schedule of Group X® classes, TRX® Suspension Training®, a retail shop, functional training area, sauna, steam room and whirlpool. Personal training services are also available to help members achieve their fitness goals.

The 24 Hour Fitness® team members invite guests to stop by the new location for complimentary club tours. Additionally, members of the community can try out the new location by downloading a free 3 Day Pass at www.24hourfitness.com. 24 Hour Fitness memberships can be purchased online or at the club by speaking with a membership counselor.

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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