Sam Adams, who played 14 seasons in the National Football League and is now the owner of six Oregon Athletic Clubs in Oregon and Washington state, faces a multitude of allegations, including not paying his employees, not paying state taxes and not allowing members to cancel their memberships.
Genesis Health Clubs, Wichita, KS, is expanding into Missouri for the first time. The company, which has 12 clubs in border state Kansas, announced it has purchased the St. Joseph (MO) Tennis and Swim Club.
Gold's Gym International, Dallas, has promoted Aaron Watkins to president. Watkins, the company's CFO, had been serving as interim president since July after former Gold's Gym President and CEO Jim Snow was let go.
The fitness segment of Brunswick Corp., Lake Forest, IL, which is comprised of Life Fitness and Hammer Strength equipment, had another quarter of increased sales in 2013, according to company financials released last month.