la fitness http://clubindustry.com/taxonomy/term/7425/more en LA Fitness Reaches Agreement with New York AG to Expand Its Accommodations for People with Disabilities http://clubindustry.com/la-fitness/la-fitness-reaches-agreement-new-york-ag-expand-its-accommodations-people-disabilities <div class="node-body article-body">As part of an agreement with the New York Attorney General's Office, LA Fitness will now offer free access to aides of individuals accompanying disabled people at its 29 fitness centers throughout New York.</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/la-fitness/la-fitness-reaches-agreement-new-york-ag-expand-its-accommodations-people-disabilities" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/la-fitness/la-fitness-reaches-agreement-new-york-ag-expand-its-accommodations-people-disabilities#comments la fitness Tue, 08 Nov 2016 04:05:00 +0000 59101 at http://clubindustry.com <p>The New York Attorney General&#39;s Office began investigating LA Fitness in May 2015 after receiving complaints that the club company would not modify its membership policy to waive fees for aides who were required to accompany individuals with disabilities. (Photo by Thinkstock.)</p> Model Dani Mathers Faces Criminal Charges for Alleged LA Fitness Locker Room Snapchat Post http://clubindustry.com/profits/model-dani-mathers-faces-criminal-charges-alleged-la-fitness-locker-room-snapchat-post <div class="node-body article-body">Playboy Playmate Dani Mathers faces a charge of invasion of privacy for a photo she allegedly posted to Snapchat in July of a naked 70-year-old woman in the locker room of an LA Fitness. </div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/model-dani-mathers-faces-criminal-charges-alleged-la-fitness-locker-room-snapchat-post" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/model-dani-mathers-faces-criminal-charges-alleged-la-fitness-locker-room-snapchat-post#comments For-profits la fitness Mon, 07 Nov 2016 21:15:00 +0000 59091 at http://clubindustry.com <p>Playboy Playmate Dani Mathers faces six months in jail and a $1,000 fine for allegedly taking a photo of a naked woman in an LA Fitness locker room and posting it on Snapchat.&nbsp;Here, she is shown 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> Liability Waivers Help LA Fitness Win Injury Lawsuit http://clubindustry.com/la-fitness/liability-waivers-help-la-fitness-win-injury-lawsuit <div class="node-body article-body">Signed liability waivers were the deciding factors for a federal judge who dismissed a personal injury lawsuit against LA Fitness and parent entity Fitness & Sports Clubs LLC.</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/la-fitness/liability-waivers-help-la-fitness-win-injury-lawsuit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/la-fitness/liability-waivers-help-la-fitness-win-injury-lawsuit#comments For-profits la fitness Wed, 05 Oct 2016 03:45:00 +0000 58401 at http://clubindustry.com <p>A judge&nbsp;awarded summary judgment to LA Fitness after the company produced a three-page membership agreement and three-page personal training agreement and release of liability signed by the plaintiff in the personal injury lawsuit. (Photo by Pamela Kufahl.)</p> LA Fitness Reaches Settlement in Membership Misrepresentation Lawsuit http://clubindustry.com/la-fitness/la-fitness-reaches-settlement-membership-misrepresentation-lawsuit <div class="node-body article-body">LA Fitness reached an out-of-court settlement in a class action lawsuit over which the health club chain was accused of misrepresenting one-month membership renewals.</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/la-fitness/la-fitness-reaches-settlement-membership-misrepresentation-lawsuit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/la-fitness/la-fitness-reaches-settlement-membership-misrepresentation-lawsuit#comments la fitness Mon, 12 Sep 2016 21:44:00 +0000 57801 at http://clubindustry.com <p>LA Fitness reached a settlement in a&nbsp;lawsuit over which the health club chain was accused of misrepresenting one-month membership renewals. (Photo courtesy LA Fitness.)</p> Federal Judge Denies LA Fitness Arbitration Bid in Membership Billing Lawsuit http://clubindustry.com/profits/federal-judge-denies-la-fitness-arbitration-bid-membership-billing-lawsuit <div class="node-body article-body">The lawsuit against LA Fitness and its parent company Fitness International alleges misrepresentation of one-month membership purchases.</div> <p><a href="http://clubindustry.com/profits/federal-judge-denies-la-fitness-arbitration-bid-membership-billing-lawsuit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/federal-judge-denies-la-fitness-arbitration-bid-membership-billing-lawsuit#comments For-profits la fitness Thu, 11 Aug 2016 16:15:00 +0000 57141 at http://clubindustry.com <p>LA Fitness is&nbsp;accused of false advertising related to its one-month membership sales practices.</p> Viral Fitness News: New York Sports Clubs Billing Spat, Misleading Advertisement, Pokémon Go Workout http://clubindustry.com/profits/viral-fitness-news-new-york-sports-clubs-billing-spat-misleading-advertisement-pok-mon-go-wo <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-new-york-sports-clubs-billing-spat-misleading-advertisement-pok-mon-go-wo" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/viral-fitness-news-new-york-sports-clubs-billing-spat-misleading-advertisement-pok-mon-go-wo#comments For-profits News Manufacturers la fitness Tue, 26 Jul 2016 20:18:00 +0000 56811 at http://clubindustry.com <p>A man&#39;s efforts to solve billing issues related to his canceled New York Sports Clubs membership was recently profiled by NJ.com. (Photo by Stuart Goldman.)</p> LA Fitness Bans Playboy Playmate Dani Mathers for Nude 'Body Shaming' Snapchat Post http://clubindustry.com/la-fitness/la-fitness-bans-playboy-playmate-dani-mathers-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="http://clubindustry.com/la-fitness/la-fitness-bans-playboy-playmate-dani-mathers-nude-body-shaming-snapchat-post" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/la-fitness/la-fitness-bans-playboy-playmate-dani-mathers-nude-body-shaming-snapchat-post#comments la fitness Mon, 18 Jul 2016 15:28:00 +0000 56461 at http://clubindustry.com <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> 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> Property Briefs: acac Fitness & Wellness Club Opens, New UFC Gym Market, CycleBar's Detroit Plans http://clubindustry.com/profits/property-briefs-acac-fitness-wellness-club-opens-new-ufc-gym-market-cyclebars-detroit-plans <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-acac-fitness-wellness-club-opens-new-ufc-gym-market-cyclebars-detroit-plans" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://clubindustry.com/profits/property-briefs-acac-fitness-wellness-club-opens-new-ufc-gym-market-cyclebars-detroit-plans#comments 24 hour fitness For-profits Nonprofits Universities la fitness planet fitness Thu, 23 Jun 2016 12:29:00 +0000 55701 at http://clubindustry.com <p>The acac Fitness &amp; Wellness location in Lutherville, Maryland. (Photo courtesy acac Fitness &amp; Wellness.)</p>