For-profits en Viral Fitness News: New York Sports Clubs Billing Spat, Misleading Advertisement, Pokémon Go Workout <div class="node-body article-body">Club Industry's Viral Fitness News highlights recent popular stories about the fitness industry circulating on social media. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> For-profits News Manufacturers la fitness Tue, 26 Jul 2016 20:18:00 +0000 56811 at <p>A man&#39;s efforts to solve billing issues related to his canceled New York Sports Clubs membership was recently profiled by (Photo by Stuart Goldman.)</p> Camp Gladiator Trainer Files Proposed Class Action Lawsuit Over Alleged Unpaid Wages <div class="node-body article-body">A recently filed lawsuit alleges Camp Gladiator failed to pay minimum wages to interns and failed to pay overtime to primary trainers.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> For-profits News Tue, 26 Jul 2016 17:13:00 +0000 56771 at <p>Shannon&nbsp;<span data-scayt-lang="en_US" data-scayt-word="Schoellhorn">Schoellhorn</span>&nbsp;filed the suit in U.S. District Court in Dallas on July 15 alleging Camp Gladiator violated the Fair Labor Standards Act. (Photo by Thinkstock.)</p> Property Briefs: Life Time Fitness Opens Second Massachusetts Location, Crunch Expands in San Diego <div class="node-body article-body">Club Industry's property briefs features recent notable openings, real estate transactions and renovations in the health club industry. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> anytime fitness For-profits Wellness crunch Nonprofits lifetime fitness planet fitness Tue, 26 Jul 2016 12:29:00 +0000 56801 at <p>Other brands with notable openings in this report include Flyhweel Sports, Planet Fitness, Anytime Fitness, Orangetheory Fitness and World Gym. (Photo by Thinkstock.)</p> Indoor Tanning Businesses Continue to Face Regulatory Pressure <div class="node-body blog-body">More than 200 salons and retailers across the country make health claims related to tanning, according to a report profiling tanning regulation.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> For-profits news Behind the Scenes Thu, 21 Jul 2016 19:42:00 +0000 56661 at The Bay Club Company Purchases Two California Country Clubs <div class="node-body article-body">The Bay Club Co. acquired Fairbanks Ranch Country Club in Rancho Santa Fe, California, and The Golf Club at Boulder Ridge in San Jose, California, on Tuesday for an undisclosed sum.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> For-profits Tue, 19 Jul 2016 22:05:00 +0000 56631 at <p>The 274-acre&nbsp;Fairbanks Ranch Country Club, built in 1983,&nbsp;includes a 27-hole golf course, eight tennis courts and a clubhouse. It is The Bay Club Co.&#39;s second property in its San Diego campus, along with Bay Club Carmel Valley.&nbsp;(Photo courtesy The Bay Club Co.)</p> World Gym Opens 11 New Gyms in Second Quarter 2016 <div class="node-body article-body">In the second quarter, World Gym opened a U.S. location in California and opened international locations in Australia, Brazil, Mexico and Taiwan.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> For-profits world gym Tue, 19 Jul 2016 21:19:00 +0000 56581 at <p>World Gym has more than 210 franchised locations in 20 countries and territories. (Photo courtesy World Gym.)</p> LA Fitness Bans Playboy Playmate Dani Mathers for Nude 'Body Shaming' Snapchat Post <div class="node-body article-body">Playboy Playmate Dani Mathers apologized in a video for a Snapchat post she made of a nude woman in the locker room of an LA Fitness, saying the post was intended for a friend and not for the public.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> la fitness Mon, 18 Jul 2016 15:28:00 +0000 56461 at <p>Dani Mathers was banned by LA Fitness for a Snapchat post taken in a locker room. Mathers is shown here at Playboy&#39;s 2015 Playmate of the Year Ceremony in Los Angeles on March 14, 2015. (Photo by Jason Kempin/Getty Images for Playboy)</p> Life Time Fitness Offers Bacterial Meningitis Warnings after Employee Diagnosed <div class="node-body article-body">Kristy Malter, who worked as a day camp employee at the Life Time Fitness in Rochester Hills, Michigan, contracted bacterial meningitis, which she later died of. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> lifetime fitness Fri, 15 Jul 2016 16:10:00 +0000 56381 at <p>Life Time Fitness employee&nbsp;Kristy Malter died July 14, according to a Detroit Free Press report. (Facebook photo.)</p> ClubCorp Reports $269 Million Q2 Revenue, Reaffirms 2016 Guidance <div class="node-body article-body">ClubCorp reported $269 million in second quarter revenue, noting that the year-over-year growth in the quarter was due to a "solid increase" in dues and food and beverage revenue.</div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> For-profits Thu, 14 Jul 2016 19:15:00 +0000 56341 at <p>ClubCorp&#39;s&nbsp;Country Club of the South in Alpharetta, Georgia. (Photo by&nbsp;ClubCorp.)</p> Kaia FIT Finds Growth in Helping Women Rediscover Fitness <div class="node-body article-body">Kaia FIT, a gymnastics-inspired functional training workout franchise, opened seven years ago, and its owners project it will have 200 locations open by the end of 2017. </div> <p><a href="" target="_blank">read more</a></p> For-profits Tue, 12 Jul 2016 19:51:00 +0000 56291 at <p>Kaia FIT&nbsp;is currently undergoing a rebranding initiative to bring a consistent aesthetic&nbsp;to all of its&nbsp;locations. The brand expects the rebranding to be completed by the middle of 2017. (Photo courtesy Kaia FIT.)</p>