Leading Fitness Club Chain Opens Doors to All Active Duty Military Personnel and Veterans at more than 400 Locations Nationwide
SAN RAMON, Calif. - May 24, 2012
In appreciation and support for millions of active and retired military personnel, 24 Hour Fitness is providing our nation’s heroes with complimentary access to more than 400 clubs across the nation during Memorial Day Weekend. For the sixth consecutive year, all active, reserved and retired members of the U.S. armed forces* and guests are welcome to work out any 24 Hour Fitness® club nationwide from Friday, May 25 through Monday, May 28.
“The millions of men and women who have bravely protected us and are currently serving our country at home and abroad, have made great sacrifices to ensure the safety of our nation,” said Carl Liebert, chief executive officer, 24 Hour Fitness. “It is in the spirit of their sacrifice that we are proud to show this small token of appreciation and open our doors in their honor over this special holiday weekend.”
Along with the military community, guests can also stop by to try 24 Hour Fitness’ full offering of amenities - including state-of-the-art cardio, strength and functional training equipment, high-energy Group X® classes and more - by downloading a free pass at24hourfitness.com.
24 Hour Fitness received recognition as one of the “Top 100 Military-Friendly Employers” of 2012 by G.I. Jobs magazine for its commitment to recruiting and hiring U.S. servicemen and servicewomen who enter the workforce in the hundreds of thousands each year. The accolade is in addition to the fitness leader being named as one of the “Top 20 Military Spouse Friendly Employers®” of 2012 by Military Spouse magazine.
* Army, Navy, Air Force, Marines, Coast Guard and National Guard only. Must present valid military identification or DD214 Discharge document.