Community Invited to Join Festivities and Celebrate “Healthy Lakewood Day” on Saturday, Aug. 11
SAN RAMON, Calif. - July 30, 2012
24 Hour Fitness is pleased to celebrate the grand opening of its new location in Lakewood, Calif. The much-anticipated 24 Hour Fitness® Lakewood, CA Super-Sport club located at 4821 Del Amo Blvd. will replace the original 24 Hour Fitness Lakewood, CA Active location at 4678 Daneland St. – which closes its doors on Friday, Aug. 10 at 8 p.m. The new and expanded club will open the following day, Saturday, Aug. 11 at 6 a.m.
To celebrate, 24 Hour Fitness invites the local community to stop by grand opening day for complimentary VIP tours. Beginning at 6 a.m. and throughout the day, event attendees will have the opportunity to sample several Group X® classes including 24Cycle®, Les Mills BODYPUMP™ and Zumba®. In addition, attending the celebration will be Lakewood Mayor Diane DuBois and other members of the Lakewood City Council. DuBois and the city council will join 24 Hour Fitness at 11 a.m. for a ribbon cutting ceremony, where the mayor will proclaim Aug. 11 as “Healthy Lakewood Day” and officially congratulate the new club on its role in helping the residents of Lakewood continue to live a healthy lifestyle.
“We are excited for the new 24 Hour Fitness Super-Sport club and for the expanded opportunities it gives our community to pursue active and healthy lifestyles,” Mayor Diane DuBois said. “Seeing that a health club leader like 24 Hour Fitness has been able to grow in our community over the last 17 years is a testament that Lakewood is also a great place to grow a business.”
The new 24 Hour Fitness Lakewood Super-Sport club spans approximately 45,000 square feet and features an array of popular amenities and equipment that members and guests can enjoy, including:
- TRX® Suspension Training
- Full-sized basketball court
- Racquetball court
- Personal viewing screens on select cardio equipment
- Large functional training area
- Indoor pool
- Whirlpool, steam room and sauna
- Towel service
“Lakewood has been the home to 24 Hour Fitness since 1995 and we are proud to open a brand new club with more space, equipment, group exercise classes and other amenities that will better serve the fitness needs of the community,” said Danny De La Rosa, division president, 24 Hour Fitness. “We are honored to have the community’s support as we celebrate ‘Healthy Lakewood Day’ on behalf of the grand opening, and look forward to helping local residents improve their lives through fitness for many more years to come.”
The club will be managed by Nik Kish, a nine-year veteran of 24 Hour Fitness, who will lead approximately 100 team members. In addition to the new club’s amenities, the facility will still offer popular features and services that members of the original Lakewood location have enjoyed for years:
- Wide variety of cardio, strength and functional training equipment
- Cycle and Group X rooms
- Personal Training
- Kids’ Club babysitting service for children ages six months up to 12 years to enjoy activities while their parents work out
- Retail shop
To try 24 Hour Fitness and experience the new 24 Hour Fitness Lakewood, CA Super-Sport club, guests can download 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.