24 Hour Fitness Releases Exclusive Team USA Workouts
Featuring U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Medalists Kerri Walsh, Tony Azevedo and April Holmes
SAN RAMON, Calif. - July 30, 2012
According to a recent member poll by 24 Hour Fitness, 65 percent of club members prefer to see an athlete’s warm-up and training routines when watching behind-the-scenes footage around the Olympic Games.
In celebration of the London 2012 Olympic and Paralympic Games, 24 Hour Fitness proudly partnered with Team USA and three U.S. Olympic and Paralympic athletes to offer exclusive signature workouts for their fans. This elite team of athletes, known as Team 24 Hour Fitness, includes:
- Kerri Walsh (USA Volleyball, 2004 and 2008 Olympic Gold Medalist)
- Tony Azevedo (USA Water Polo, 2008 Olympic Silver Medalist)
- April Holmes (U.S. Paralympic Track & Field, 2004 Bronze Medalist and 2008 Gold Medalist)
Designed to inspire 24 Hour Fitness® members and fans to reach for their fitness goals and give them a sneak peek at what it takes to train like some of our nation’s best athletes, the workouts are available at the 24 Hour Fitness page on YouTube and on The Blog at 24hourfitness.com/teamusa.
Additionally, 24 Hour Fitness invites members and guests to participate in exclusive Team USA Boot Camps – with exercises designed to enhance agility, speed, power, strength and quickness. Developed in partnership with the USOC, the boot camp provides a full-body workout to give members and guests a sense of the skills U.S. Olympic athletes use in their training regimens. These classes are being offered through Aug. 3 at participating 24 Hour Fitness clubs nationwide, with schedules available at 24hourfitness.com. Guests are also welcome to participate by downloading a free pass at 24hourfitness.com/pass.
24 Hour Fitness is a proud official sponsor of the United States Olympic Committee and Official Fitness Center Sponsor of the U.S. Olympic and Paralympic Teams. To learn more about 24 Hour Fitness visit 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.
About the Member Poll
The 24 Hour Fitness club member poll, measuring how members are motivated and inspired by the Olympic Games, was distributed by email and fielded from March 12 to 21, 2012, to a random sample of more than 400 club members across the country.
About the USOC
Founded in 1894 and headquartered in Colorado Springs, Colo., the U.S. Olympic Committee serves as both the National Olympic Committee and National Paralympic Committee for the United States. As such, the USOC is responsible for the training, entering and funding of U.S. teams for the Olympic, Paralympic, Youth Olympic, Pan American and Parapan American Games, while serving as a steward of the Olympic and Paralympic Movements throughout the country. For more information, visit TeamUSA.org.