Gold's Gym http://clubindustry.com/taxonomy/term/7423/more en Gold's Gym Franchisees Ordered to Pay Maryland Consumers $1.3 Million http://clubindustry.com/profits/golds-gym-franchisees-ordered-pay-maryland-consumers-13-million <div class="node-body article-body">The Maryland Attorney General ordered the defunct clubs' owners to refund $559,828 to 7,555 Maryland consumers and pay a $755,000 civil penalty.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/golds-gym-franchisees-ordered-pay-maryland-consumers-13-million" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/golds-gym-franchisees-ordered-pay-maryland-consumers-13-million#comments For-profits Gold's Gym Mon, 11 May 2015 17:23:00 +0000 40341 at http://clubindustry.com <p><span style="font-size: 12.8000001907349px; line-height: 20px;">The Maryland Attorney General&nbsp;ordered the defunct clubs and owners&nbsp;to refund $559,828 to 7,555 Maryland consumers and pay a $755,000 civil penalty. (Photo by Thinkstock.)</span></p> Police Arrest Man for Allegedly Pointing Gun While Inside a Gold's Gym http://clubindustry.com/profits/police-arrest-man-allegedly-pointing-gun-while-inside-golds-gym <div class="field-byline"> Amy Fischbach, contributing news writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">A member of a Gold's Gym in San Antonio was arrested for allegedly pointing a gun at another man on the club's basketball court last week, according to a story by KSAT TV station in San Antonio. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/police-arrest-man-allegedly-pointing-gun-while-inside-golds-gym" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/police-arrest-man-allegedly-pointing-gun-while-inside-golds-gym#comments For-profits Gold's Gym Tue, 21 Apr 2015 20:54:00 +0000 39611 at http://clubindustry.com Gold's Gym Makes Changes after Toddler Wanders Out of Child Care Room into Parking Lot http://clubindustry.com/profits/golds-gym-makes-changes-after-toddler-wanders-out-child-care-room-parking-lot <div class="field-byline"> Amy Fischbach, contributing news writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Last month, a toddler wandered out of the child care area of a Gold's Gym in San Antonio, ending up in the parking lot where a man found her near a busy road.</div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/golds-gym-makes-changes-after-toddler-wanders-out-child-care-room-parking-lot" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/golds-gym-makes-changes-after-toddler-wanders-out-child-care-room-parking-lot#comments For-profits Gold's Gym Mon, 13 Apr 2015 17:14:00 +0000 39351 at http://clubindustry.com Gold's Gym Teams with Rolling Strong to Offer Wellness Program for Truck Drivers http://clubindustry.com/profits/golds-gym-teams-rolling-strong-offer-wellness-program-truck-drivers <div class="field-byline"> Pamela Kufahl, director of content and engagement </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The companies aim to improve the health and fitness of drivers in the trucking industry. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/golds-gym-teams-rolling-strong-offer-wellness-program-truck-drivers" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/golds-gym-teams-rolling-strong-offer-wellness-program-truck-drivers#comments For-profits Gold's Gym Fri, 10 Apr 2015 12:28:00 +0000 39291 at http://clubindustry.com <p>One study found that U.S. long-haul truck drivers are twice as likely to be obese as the general adult working population. <em>Photo by Thinkstock.</em></p> Gold's Gym Franchise in Southwest Leaves Brand after Purchase by Private Equity Firms http://clubindustry.com/profits/golds-gym-franchise-southwest-leaves-brand-after-purchase-private-equity-firms <div class="field-byline"> Donna Loyle, contributing news writer </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Sixteen Gold's Gym locations in Phoenix, Las Vegas and Southern California are now called EOS Fitness after being acquired on Feb. 3 by two private equity firms: Bruckmann, Rosser, Sherrill & Co. (BRS) and Performance Equity Management (PEM). Terms of the deal were not disclosed.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/golds-gym-franchise-southwest-leaves-brand-after-purchase-private-equity-firms" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/golds-gym-franchise-southwest-leaves-brand-after-purchase-private-equity-firms#comments For-profits Gold's Gym Mon, 16 Feb 2015 17:06:00 +0000 37311 at http://clubindustry.com Anytime Fitness Ranks No. 2 on 2015 Entrepreneur Franchise 500 List http://clubindustry.com/profits/anytime-fitness-ranks-no-2-2015-entrepreneur-franchise-500-list <div class="node-body article-body">Anytime Fitness did not fall far from its perch atop the Entrepreneur magazine Franchise 500 list. One year after it was ranked No. 1, Anytime Fitness dropped one spot to No. 2 on this year's list.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/anytime-fitness-ranks-no-2-2015-entrepreneur-franchise-500-list" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/anytime-fitness-ranks-no-2-2015-entrepreneur-franchise-500-list#comments anytime fitness For-profits crunch Gold's Gym planet fitness snap fitness Tue, 23 Dec 2014 18:01:00 +0000 35331 at http://clubindustry.com Gold's Gyms in Utah Rebrand to VASA Fitness http://clubindustry.com/profits/golds-gyms-utah-rebrand-vasa-fitness <div class="node-body article-body">Seventeen former Gold's Gyms in Utah rebranded as VASA Fitness last week. The Gold's Gyms were operated by Body Firm Aerobics Inc., Orem, UT, which had been on Club Industry's Top 100 Clubs list for several years. </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/golds-gyms-utah-rebrand-vasa-fitness" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/golds-gyms-utah-rebrand-vasa-fitness#comments For-profits Gold's Gym Sun, 23 Nov 2014 21:41:00 +0000 34431 at http://clubindustry.com <p>This VASA Fitness in Orem, UT, which had been a Gold&#39;s Gym until last week, includes a turf section for functional training. <em>Photo courtesy of VASA Fitness.</em></p> World Gym Vice President, Former Gold's Gym Franchise Executive Keith Albright Dies http://clubindustry.com/profits/world-gym-vice-president-former-golds-gym-franchise-executive-keith-albright-dies <div class="node-body article-body">Friends and colleagues in the health club industry are mourning the death of Keith Albright, the vice president of development at World Gym International who previously served as senior vice president of franchising at Gold's Gym.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/world-gym-vice-president-former-golds-gym-franchise-executive-keith-albright-dies" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/world-gym-vice-president-former-golds-gym-franchise-executive-keith-albright-dies#comments For-profits Gold's Gym world gym Tue, 14 Oct 2014 00:06:00 +0000 33171 at http://clubindustry.com Gold's Gym Changes Kids Club Policy for Employees http://clubindustry.com/golds-gym/golds-gym-changes-kids-club-policy-employees <div class="node-body article-body">Gold's Gym, Dallas, has updated its policy for kids club care for children of its employees. The change leaves restrictions in all but four states in the amount of kids club time allotted for those employees.</div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/golds-gym/golds-gym-changes-kids-club-policy-employees" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/golds-gym/golds-gym-changes-kids-club-policy-employees#comments Gold's Gym Tue, 30 Sep 2014 16:11:00 +0000 32841 at http://clubindustry.com Gold's Gym Mourns Soldier Killed in Afghanistan http://clubindustry.com/golds-gym/golds-gym-mourns-soldier-killed-afghanistan <div class="node-body article-body">A Gold's Gym in Westborough, MA, is mourning the loss of a soldier who was killed last week in Afghanistan. Spc. Brian Arsenault, 28, not only was a member but had worked for the club for two years under previous ownership. </div> <div class="field-content-focus"> <span>Content Classification:&nbsp;</span> Curated </div> <div class="og_rss_groups"></div><p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/golds-gym/golds-gym-mourns-soldier-killed-afghanistan" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/golds-gym/golds-gym-mourns-soldier-killed-afghanistan#comments Military Gold's Gym Tue, 09 Sep 2014 16:33:00 +0000 32271 at http://clubindustry.com