24 Hour Fitness Completes Renovations, Re-opens Downtown Oakland, CA Club

Community Invited to Experience Refreshed Club on Thursday, Dec. 29


SAN RAMON, CALIF. - Dec. 27, 2011

24 Hour Fitness, is pleased to announce the much-anticipated re-opening of its club located at 2050 Webster Street in Oakland, Calif. The 24 Hour Fitness® Oakland Active club began renovations in early December and re-opens to members and guests on Thursday, Dec. 29 at 6 a.m. Members will now enjoy a variety of enhancements including:

Earlier this year, 24 Hour Fitness began a series of renovations for select locations across the U.S., including many located in the Bay Area, such as Larkspur and Petaluma. In addition to these club updates, 24 Hour Fitness recently opened new clubs in Sunnyvale and Pleasanton, expanded its Santa Rosa location and has a brand new club in Walnut Creek slated to open in 2012.

“The Bay Area has been the home to 24 Hour Fitness for nearly 30 years, and we are proud to make continued investments in our home market,” said Jim McPhail, executive vice president of real estate and chief development officer, 24 Hour Fitness. “We are committed to helping our members in Oakland, and across the country, change their lives and reach their individual fitness goals.”

Fernando Gurgel, who joined the 24 Hour Fitness team earlier this year, serves as club manager for a staff of approximately 120 team members at the 30,000 square foot facility. In addition to the recent upgrades, the club will still offer popular amenities including:

To celebrate the re-opening, 24 Hour Fitness team members invite the community to stop by the club on opening day for VIP tours. Guests can also try 24 Hour Fitness by downloading a free pass at 24hourfitness.com.

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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