Bally Total Fitness Corp., Chicago, says it is not involved in a lawsuit and foreclosure of a Bally franchised club in Baton Rouge, LA. Bally made the clarification to Club Industry after an article was published last week by the Business Report of Baton Rouge regarding a lawsuit filed against two partners of Fitness Ventures, the franchisee that owns the Bally club in Baton Rouge. First Bank and Trust is suing the partners for more than $2.13 million, according to the Business Report. ...

Club Industry Freemium Content

This content is FREE to access as a registered user on

Why register for It’s simple and free and here is a sample of what you get:

  • The latest breaking news on club operators, manufacturers and vendors, including mergers and acquisitions and financial reports
  • Insights from Club Industry editors
  • Advice from industry experts on how to improve your business

Already registered? here.