For-profits http://clubindustry.com/taxonomy/term/7414/more en LA Fitness to Rebrand Seattle's Vision Quest Clubs, Close Four and Transfer Memberships http://clubindustry.com/la-fitness/la-fitness-rebrand-seattles-vision-quest-clubs-close-four-and-transfer-memberships <div class="node-body article-body">Fitness International LLC, the owner and operator of Irvine, CA-based LA Fitness, is rebranding the Vision Quest Sport and Fitness clubs in the greater Seattle area as LA Fitness. Fitness International acquired all 10 Vision Quest clubs in late December 2013.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/la-fitness/la-fitness-rebrand-seattles-vision-quest-clubs-close-four-and-transfer-memberships" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/la-fitness/la-fitness-rebrand-seattles-vision-quest-clubs-close-four-and-transfer-memberships#comments la fitness Thu, 17 Apr 2014 20:26:00 +0000 27921 at http://clubindustry.com Millennium's Million Inducted into YWCA Boston's Academy of Women Achievers http://clubindustry.com/profits/millenniums-million-inducted-ywca-bostons-academy-women-achievers <div class="node-body article-body">Smaiyra Million, CEO of Millennium Partners Sports Club Management, Boston, has been inducted into YWCA Boston's Academy of Women Achievers.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/millenniums-million-inducted-ywca-bostons-academy-women-achievers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/millenniums-million-inducted-ywca-bostons-academy-women-achievers#comments For-profits Tue, 15 Apr 2014 21:56:00 +0000 27821 at http://clubindustry.com Health Club Revenue, Memberships Increase in 2013 http://clubindustry.com/profits/health-club-revenue-memberships-increase-2013 <div class="node-body article-body">Overall memberships and revenue generated by health clubs in the United States increased in 2013, according to figures released Monday by the International Health, Racquet and Sportsclub Association (IHRSA).</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/health-club-revenue-memberships-increase-2013" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/health-club-revenue-memberships-increase-2013#comments For-profits Freemium Tue, 15 Apr 2014 20:45:00 +0000 27791 at http://clubindustry.com Summary Judgment Granted to LA Fitness http://clubindustry.com/la-fitness/summary-judgment-granted-la-fitness <div class="node-body article-body">LA Fitness, Irvine, CA, was granted summary judgment in a case involving a member who claimed he was injured in a fight that broke out in a basketball game at a club in Pennsylvania.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/la-fitness/summary-judgment-granted-la-fitness" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/la-fitness/summary-judgment-granted-la-fitness#comments la fitness Freemium Mon, 14 Apr 2014 15:21:00 +0000 27781 at http://clubindustry.com Missouri House Passes Bill Exempting Health Clubs from Paying Sales Taxes http://clubindustry.com/profits/missouri-house-passes-bill-exempting-health-clubs-paying-sales-taxes <div class="node-body article-body">Under current Missouri state law, fees paid to athletic, exercise and fitness clubs are subject to sales tax.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/missouri-house-passes-bill-exempting-health-clubs-paying-sales-taxes" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/missouri-house-passes-bill-exempting-health-clubs-paying-sales-taxes#comments For-profits Fri, 11 Apr 2014 17:43:00 +0000 27751 at http://clubindustry.com New Jersey Fines 53 Health Clubs for Alleged Non-Compliance http://clubindustry.com/profits/new-jersey-fines-53-health-clubs-alleged-non-compliance <div class="node-body article-body">The state says 31 health clubs are unregistered and an additional 22 clubs are registered but allegedly violated New Jersey law by selling longer-term contracts to members without maintaining a required security bond.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/new-jersey-fines-53-health-clubs-alleged-non-compliance" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/new-jersey-fines-53-health-clubs-alleged-non-compliance#comments For-profits Fri, 11 Apr 2014 15:54:00 +0000 27741 at http://clubindustry.com Kansas Senate Passes Another Bill that Would Exempt Property Taxes from Health Clubs http://clubindustry.com/profits/kansas-senate-passes-another-bill-would-exempt-property-taxes-health-clubs <div class="node-body article-body">A new bill with an amendment favoring for-profit health club owners was passed last week.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/kansas-senate-passes-another-bill-would-exempt-property-taxes-health-clubs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/kansas-senate-passes-another-bill-would-exempt-property-taxes-health-clubs#comments For-profits Nonprofits Wed, 09 Apr 2014 11:46:00 +0000 27631 at http://clubindustry.com Sale of 24 Hour Fitness Nears, Sources Say http://clubindustry.com/24-hour-fitness/sale-24-hour-fitness-nears-sources-say <div class="node-body article-body">Private equity firm Forstmann Little, which has been the parent company of 24 Hour Fitness since 2005, has agreed to sell the company, Club Industry has learned.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/24-hour-fitness/sale-24-hour-fitness-nears-sources-say" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/24-hour-fitness/sale-24-hour-fitness-nears-sources-say#comments 24 hour fitness Wed, 02 Apr 2014 20:41:00 +0000 27461 at http://clubindustry.com Firefighter Saves Woman's Life at Life Time Fitness http://clubindustry.com/lifetime-fitness/firefighter-saves-womans-life-life-time-fitness <div class="node-body article-body">The local district's assistant fire chief commended Life Time Fitness for having an AED readily available.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/lifetime-fitness/firefighter-saves-womans-life-life-time-fitness" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/lifetime-fitness/firefighter-saves-womans-life-life-time-fitness#comments Life Savers lifetime fitness Wed, 02 Apr 2014 11:22:00 +0000 27361 at http://clubindustry.com LA Fitness in Illinois Closes Hot Tub Again http://clubindustry.com/la-fitness/la-fitness-illinois-closes-hot-tub-again <div class="node-body article-body">The club first closed the hot tub last October after two members contracted Legionnaires' disease.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/la-fitness/la-fitness-illinois-closes-hot-tub-again" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/la-fitness/la-fitness-illinois-closes-hot-tub-again#comments la fitness Freemium Fri, 28 Mar 2014 19:34:00 +0000 27291 at http://clubindustry.com