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LA Fitness Remodels Five Atlanta Clubs With New Equipment, State-Of-The-Art Facilities

April 25, 2013

Remodeled clubs include new cardio and strength equipment, refinished wood floors, new carpet, new paint, graphics, lighting and other upgrades

IRVINE, Calif., April 25, 2013 /PRNewswire/ — LA Fitness, one of the fastest growing health club chains in the U.S., today announced it has completed the remodels of five of its health clubs in the Atlanta area, including locations in Sugarloaf, Cumberland, Camp Creek, Johns Creek and the Alpharetta/Windward communities. The renovations complement the features already in place at each location, reinforcing LA Fitness’ commitment to ensure the best work out experience possible for its members, while meeting the distinct needs of each community it serves.

The remodels were completed on a rolling schedule March 4-29, with the average club closure being four days. The company scheduled the remodels on a rolling schedule to ensure members could access a nearby club during their home club’s closure.

“We continue to explore innovative ways to enhance the LA Fitness experience for our members, including our commitment to providing state-of-the-art facilities, a wide range of amenities and a highly trained staff in each of our clubs,” said Bill Horner, Senior Vice President/Chief Real Estate Officer at LA Fitness. “We want the residents of Atlanta to have a clean, welcoming environment where they are comfortable exercising and can achieve their fitness goals. We worked to complete club remodels on a schedule that ensures our members will have access to a nearby club and experience minimal interruption in their workout routine.”

All five of the remodeled Atlanta-area clubs now feature upgraded state-of-the-art facilities and features. Select pieces of new cardio and an assortment of strength equipment and dumbbells. Each club received some or all of the following work during the remodels*: new and updated lighting, new carpet, paint and graphic wall coverings; refinished wood floors in the aerobics room, and basketball and racquetball courts; as well as new vinyl flooring in the cycling studio.

*Work dependent on needs at each club

The following Atlanta-area LA Fitness locations were remodeled:

    Location            Club Size            Address                             Telephone
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    Sugarloaf           41,000 Sq. Ft.        1860 Duluth Highway Lawrenceville,
                                              GA 30043
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    Akers Mill II       50,000 Sq. Ft.       2995 Cobb Parkway

                                             Atlanta, GA 30339
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    Camp Creek          42,500 Sq. Ft.        3755 Carmia Dr. SW, Ste. 700
                                              Atlanta, GA 30331
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    Johns Creek         41,000 Sq. Ft.       11720 Medlock Bridge Rd

                                             Duluth, GA 30097
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    Alpharetta/Windward 45,000 Sq. Ft.        5330 Windward Parkway., Ste. H
                                              Alpharetta, GA 30004
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For additional information about the remodeled clubs, visit or call one of the clubs listed above, or attend a grand reopening event from 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. on Saturday, April 27. Nearby residents are invited to attend their respective local area club to experience the new state-of-the-art club, sample a Zumba class at 12:00 p.m., interact with Atlanta Hawks cheerleaders, and enjoy healthy snacks and club tours.

About LA Fitness

Founded in 1984, LA Fitness is one of the fastest growing sports club chains in the U.S. and presently has over 500 locations in 24 states, the District of Columbia and Canada. LA Fitness’ mission is to help as many people as possible achieve the benefits of a healthy lifestyle by creating a nationwide network of sports clubs, offering its members the widest range of amenities and the friendliest service at an affordable price.

To learn more about LA Fitness, visit www.lafitness.com or call 1 (800) LA FITNESS.


Source: PR Newswire