Gold's Gym http://clubindustry.com/taxonomy/term/7423/more en Former Gold's Gym President Joins Newly Purchased Texas Family Fitness http://clubindustry.com/profits/former-golds-gym-president-joins-newly-purchased-texas-family-fitness <div class="node-body article-body">Aaron Watkins, former president of Gold's Gym International, has been named the CEO of Texas Family Fitness after the company was purchased this week by private equity fund Topspin Partners.</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/former-golds-gym-president-joins-newly-purchased-texas-family-fitness" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/former-golds-gym-president-joins-newly-purchased-texas-family-fitness#comments For-profits Gold's Gym Wed, 17 Aug 2016 18:13:00 +0000 57321 at http://clubindustry.com Gold's Gym Franchisees Honored at Convention http://clubindustry.com/golds-gym/golds-gym-franchisees-honored-convention <div class="node-body article-body">More than 500 people attended the Gold's Gym convention, which featured an "All In" theme. The convention celebrated the brand's growth, previewed new initiatives and shared best practices. </div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/golds-gym/golds-gym-franchisees-honored-convention" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/golds-gym/golds-gym-franchisees-honored-convention#comments Gold's Gym Tue, 09 Aug 2016 19:28:00 +0000 57061 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Bill Austin, second from right, was inducted into the Gold&#39;s Gym National Hall of Fame at the company&#39;s annual convention in July. Pictured from left: GGFA president J.C.&nbsp;Custard, Austin&#39;s daughter and Gold&#39;s Gym franchisee Kim Kenyon, Austin&nbsp;and Gold&#39;s Gym CEO Brandon Bean. (Photo courtesy Gold&#39;s Gym.)</p> Property Briefs: SoulCycle Expanding in Boston, Planet Fitness in Los Angeles, Orangetheory Fitness in Hawaii http://clubindustry.com/profits/property-briefs-soulcycle-expanding-boston-planet-fitness-los-angeles-orangetheory-fitness-h <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="http://clubindustry.com/profits/property-briefs-soulcycle-expanding-boston-planet-fitness-los-angeles-orangetheory-fitness-h" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/property-briefs-soulcycle-expanding-boston-planet-fitness-los-angeles-orangetheory-fitness-h#comments anytime fitness For-profits Wellness Nonprofits Universities equinox Gold's Gym planet fitness Tue, 12 Jul 2016 12:29:00 +0000 56281 at http://clubindustry.com <p><span data-scayt-lang="en_US" data-scayt-word="SoulCycle">SoulCycle</span>&nbsp;will open two new locations in Boston next year, according to a media report. Pictured here is the SoulCycle studio in Malibu, California. (Photo by Jason Merritt/Getty Images for&nbsp;SoulCycle.)</p> Baños Brothers Partner with PTontheNet and PTA Global http://clubindustry.com/golds-gym/ba-os-brothers-partner-ptonthenet-and-pta-global <div class="node-body article-body">Willie and Angel Baños, who are Gold's Gym franchisees in the Los Angeles market, have joined PTontheNet as partners and influencers. They will contribute their health club operations experience to content development.</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/golds-gym/ba-os-brothers-partner-ptonthenet-and-pta-global" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/golds-gym/ba-os-brothers-partner-ptonthenet-and-pta-global#comments Gold's Gym Thu, 07 Jul 2016 16:45:00 +0000 56111 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Willy Ba&ntilde;os, left,&nbsp;and Angel Ba&ntilde;os, right, have become partners in PTontheNet and PTA Global. (Photo courtesy PTontheNet.)</p> Property Briefs: Two Gold's Gyms Acquired by Planet Fitness, Former NFL Player's Wellness Center, $60 Million Rec Center http://clubindustry.com/profits/property-briefs-two-golds-gyms-acquired-planet-fitness-former-nfl-players-wellness-center-60 <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="http://clubindustry.com/profits/property-briefs-two-golds-gyms-acquired-planet-fitness-former-nfl-players-wellness-center-60" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/property-briefs-two-golds-gyms-acquired-planet-fitness-former-nfl-players-wellness-center-60#comments anytime fitness For-profits Wellness Nonprofits Universities Gold's Gym la fitness planet fitness Thu, 30 Jun 2016 12:29:00 +0000 55841 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Two&nbsp;Gold&#39;s Gym&nbsp;locations in Spartanburg, South Carolina, have been sold to&nbsp;Planet Fitness, according to a media report.</p> Gold's Gym Tops J.D. Power's Health Club Satisfaction Report for Second Straight Year http://clubindustry.com/profits/golds-gym-tops-jd-powers-health-club-satisfaction-report-second-straight-year <div class="node-body article-body">The 2016 J.D. Power Health and Fitness Center Satisfaction report ranked Gold's Gym first among eight national gym chains, giving it a score of 878 on a 1,000 point scale.</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/golds-gym-tops-jd-powers-health-club-satisfaction-report-second-straight-year" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/golds-gym-tops-jd-powers-health-club-satisfaction-report-second-straight-year#comments For-profits equinox Gold's Gym la fitness lifetime fitness planet fitness Tue, 28 Jun 2016 19:59:00 +0000 55801 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Gold&#39;s Gym performed &quot;particularly well&quot; in the equipment condition, safety and cleanliness factors, according to J.D. Power.&nbsp;(Photo courtesy Gold&#39;s Gym.)</p> Crime Briefs: Orlando Shooter's Gym Past, Tennessee Club Terror Threat, Trainer Sex Assault Charge http://clubindustry.com/profits/crime-briefs-orlando-shooters-gym-past-tennessee-club-terror-threat-trainer-sex-assault-char <div class="node-body article-body">Club Industry's crime briefs report lists recent crime news in the health club industry.</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/crime-briefs-orlando-shooters-gym-past-tennessee-club-terror-threat-trainer-sex-assault-char" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/crime-briefs-orlando-shooters-gym-past-tennessee-club-terror-threat-trainer-sex-assault-char#comments For-profits Nonprofits Gold's Gym lifetime fitness planet fitness Tue, 28 Jun 2016 19:08:00 +0000 55791 at http://clubindustry.com <p>All accused parties in this report are innocent until proven guilty in a court of law. (Photo by&nbsp;Thinkstock.)</p> Viral Fitness News: Stephen Colbert on Gym Showers, CrossFit CEO Rips Wearables, SoulCycle's 'Hamilton' Workout http://clubindustry.com/profits/viral-fitness-news-stephen-colbert-gym-showers-crossfit-ceo-rips-wearables-soulcycles-hamilt <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="http://clubindustry.com/profits/viral-fitness-news-stephen-colbert-gym-showers-crossfit-ceo-rips-wearables-soulcycles-hamilt" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/viral-fitness-news-stephen-colbert-gym-showers-crossfit-ceo-rips-wearables-soulcycles-hamilt#comments For-profits News Manufacturers Nonprofits equinox Gold's Gym lifetime fitness Tue, 21 Jun 2016 20:18:00 +0000 55581 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Equinox, Curves and Gold&#39;s Gym were part of a joke during Stephen&nbsp;Colbert&#39;s&nbsp;monologue&nbsp;on the&nbsp;&quot;Late Night With Stephen Colbert&quot; last week. Colbert is pictured here during the 2015 Summer TCA Tour in August 2015.​ (Photo by&nbsp;Frederick M. Brown/Getty Images).</p> Property Briefs: Large Planet Fitness in Kansas City, Genesis Health Clubs Expansion, $35 Million YMCA http://clubindustry.com/profits/property-briefs-large-planet-fitness-kansas-city-genesis-health-clubs-expansion-35-million-y <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="http://clubindustry.com/profits/property-briefs-large-planet-fitness-kansas-city-genesis-health-clubs-expansion-35-million-y" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/property-briefs-large-planet-fitness-kansas-city-genesis-health-clubs-expansion-35-million-y#comments 24 hour fitness anytime fitness For-profits Nonprofits Universities Gold's Gym la fitness planet fitness Fri, 17 Jun 2016 12:29:00 +0000 55391 at http://clubindustry.com <p>The 29,000-square-foot Planet Fitness gym in Shawnee Mission, Kansas, expected to open this year will&nbsp;be the largest Planet Fitness location in the Kansas City metro area. (Photo by Planet Fitness.)</p> Genesis Health Clubs Expands with Purchase of Six Gold's Gym Clubs, 19 24 Hour Fitness Clubs http://clubindustry.com/profits/genesis-health-clubs-expands-purchase-six-golds-gym-clubs-19-24-hour-fitness-clubs <div class="node-body article-body">On Tuesday, Rodney Steven, owner of Genesis Health Clubs, made deals with 24 Hour Fitness and Gold’s Gym International that increased his club numbers by 19 locations. Since he purchased Genesis Health Clubs as one club in 1994, he has grown it to a 44-club chain. </div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/genesis-health-clubs-expands-purchase-six-golds-gym-clubs-19-24-hour-fitness-clubs" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/genesis-health-clubs-expands-purchase-six-golds-gym-clubs-19-24-hour-fitness-clubs#comments 24 hour fitness For-profits Gold's Gym Wed, 15 Jun 2016 04:19:00 +0000 55281 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Rodney Steven, owner of Genesis Health Clubs, pulled off multiple deals on Tuesday, purchasing 19 clubs from 24 Hour Fitness&nbsp;and six from&nbsp;Gold&#39;s Gym while selling six of the recently purchased 24 Hour clubs to Gold&#39;s Gym. He has taken Genesis Health Clubs from one location in 1994 to 44 clubs after this week&#39;s purchases. (Photo courtesy Genesis Health Clubs.)</p>