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The Midwest and South Are Home to States with the Highest Obesity Rates
U.S. obesity rates continue to climb with 10 Midwest and Southern states at the top of the list.
Precor Adds Queenax Modular Functional Training to Its Portfolio after Purchase
Precor will incorporate Queenax's functional training systems into its brand after its parent company purchased Queenax.
Wellbridge Buys Harbor East Club from Maryland Athletic Club
Wellbridge, Denver, is expanding its Baltimore presence with the purchase of a club from the Maryland Athletic Club & Wellness Center (MAC), Baltimore, the two companies announced Friday. No purchase price was disclosed.
Go Inside Orangetheory Fitness
Orangetheory Fitness, a 60-minute group personal training workout, is based on intervals of cardiovascular and strength training and excess post-exercise oxygen consumption. Participants train on a variety of equipment in a workout that involves heart rate-monitored training to keep heart rates in a target zone to stimulate metabolism.
Go Inside CycleBar's Boutique Fitness Studios
CycleBar, a boutique cycling studio, opened its first franchise six months ago and is looking to open 100 more studios across the country by 2016.
Title Boxing Club Restructures Leadership Team, Hires New President
Title Boxing Club has moved former McDonald's, Sport Clips, Cold Stone Creamery executive into president role.
Life Time Fitness and LTF Merger Sub Announce $600 Million Notes Offering
Life Time Fitness Inc. and LTF Merger Sub Inc. announced today that LTF intends to privately offer $600 million in aggregate principal amount of its senior notes due 2023 to help fund a portion of the purchase of Life Time.
Top 10 Fittest Metro Areas in America
Washington, DC, topped the list of the top 10 fittest metro areas in America, released by the American College of Sports Medicine (ACSM) and funded by The Anthem Foundation.
Check Out New Fitness Products from First Quarter 2015
Take a look at some new product releases in the fitness industry from the first quarter of 2015.
Chris Brown Settles Suit Over Alleged Assault at 24 Hour Fitness

Chris Brown settled the lawsuit brought against him over an alleged assault during a basketball game in 2013.

Technogym Looking at Possible IPO
Technogym may be making a move for an IPO, according to a Reuters report.
Planet Fitness Franchisee Settles Discrimination Lawsuit for $25,000
Owners of the Planet Fitness Ewing (NJ), aka New England Fitness Ewing Inc., agreed to settle a racial discrimination lawsuit with a former employee yesterday, according to an announcement from the New Jersey Attorney General's Office.
Sneak Peek at NorthBay Healthcare's Planned $58 Million Cancer and Wellness Center
Last week, NorthBay Healthcare leaders broke ground on a $58 million cancer and wellness center on the NorthBay VacaValley Hospital campus in Vacaville, CA.The 110,000-square-foot building is scheduled to open in 2016.
Police Seek Suspects in Beating at Planet Fitness 1
Police are seeking the people who beat two individuals at a Planet Fitness in the Bronx, NY, last month.
Trial Set for Man Accused of Hiding Video Camera in Planet Fitness Tanning Room
A man accused of hiding a video camera in the tanning room of a Planet Fitness will face a bench trial in June.
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