October 29, 2008

Gold’s Gym Encourages the Nation to ‘Exercise’ Its Right to Vote

DALLAS, Oct. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- On November 4th, Americans will head to the polls to cast their vote in one of the most historic presidential races in the nation's modern history. Gold's Gym, the world's leading fitness authority, is doing its part to strengthen our democracy by encouraging all Americans to pump up the vote.

To show its support for voters who show up to the polls -- and to help them channel the positive energy they'll get from pulling the lever -- Gold's Gym is offering a free seven day VIP membership for participating in this year's election. Any time between now and election day, consumers can bring in proof that they voted to any Gold's Gym location to receive their complimentary membership.

Gold's Gym recently released its list of top ten fittest U.S. presidents, with John Quincy Adams topping the list for his regular Potomac River swims and daily three to four miles walks. In true democratic fashion, Americans are also invited to cast their vote in a presidential fitness election at goldsgym.com.

About Gold's Gym

Established in Venice, Calif. in 1965, Gold's Gym is the largest full service gym chain in the world with over 620 locations in 43 states and 30 countries. Gold's Gym offers the latest equipment and services, including group exercise, personal training, cardiovascular equipment, spinning, Pilates and yoga. With nearly 3 million members worldwide, Gold's Gym helps all kinds of people achieve their individual potential through fitness.

Gold?s Gym

CONTACT: Lindsey Winkler of MWW Group, +1-201-964-2374,[email protected]; or Dave Reiseman of Gold's Gym International,+1-214-296-5062, [email protected]

Web Site: http://www.goldsgym.com/