• Gravity Fitness & Spa at Le Parker Meridien, New York, for being selected as “One of the Top 10 Hotel Gyms in America” by Men's Fitness. American Leisure Corp. manages Gravity.

  • Gold's Gym of Paramus, N.J., which was honored with the title “Franchise of the Year” by Gold's Gym International (GGI) at its recent annual convention. The club is owned and operated by Mike Epstein and Art Carril.

  • HealthPoint Fitness and Wellness Center, for being named Best Health Club, West by the editors of Boston Magazine. HealthPoint, developed in conjunction with CareGroup Healthcare System, is reportedly the Boston area's first hospital-affiliated fitness and wellness center. Among some of the reasons the magazine listed for choosing HealthPoint as a “Best of” were “three stories of windows overlooking an evergreen thicket, plenty of trainers on the floor at any given moment, an astonishingly clean pool, and a top-condition track.”