Latest Anytime Fitness Stories

2014-10-14 08:26:56

Gym Members Now More Concerned about Overall Health than Weight Loss HASTINGS, Minn., Oct. 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- A new study by the International Health, Racquet and Sportsclub Association (IHRSA) concludes that the number one reason adults belong to fitness centers is "To stay healthy." "To lose weight" ranked fifth on the list of gym members' goals. The prioritizing of health - and the ability to enjoy an active lifestyle - is also the focus of the re-branding of Anytime...

2014-07-10 08:24:16

Rapid growth attributed to personal service for members, profits for franchisees HASTINGS, Minn., July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Anytime Fitness is the world's fastest-growing fitness club for the seventh consecutive year, according to new data released by The International Health, Racquet and Sportsclub Association (IHRSA), which annually issues its "Global 25" rankings as a barometer of the fitness industry. Anytime Fitness (www.anytimefitness.com) added 338 new gyms in 2013, a...

2014-05-14 08:26:19

2,500 Clubs Now Open, Including Nearly 600 Outside of the U.S. HASTINGS, Minn., May 14, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Anytime Fitness, the world's fastest-growing fitness club chain, recently surpassed another impressive milestone: 2,500 gyms worldwide. Perhaps even more noteworthy, nearly 600 of those gyms have opened in 16 different countries during the last five years. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130506/AQ07432LOGO-b "A very small percentage of U.S.-based franchises can say that nearly...

2014-04-22 08:27:57

Anytime Fitness campaign is designed to "Pay Fitness Forward" HASTINGS, Minn., April 22, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- They say, "When you've got your health, you've got everything." If that's true, then wouldn't it be great to be able to give others the ultimate gift: The gift of health? http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130506/AQ07432LOGO-b That's the thinking behind a new campaign launched by Anytime Fitness (www.anytimefitness.com), the world's fastest-growing fitness club. "My...

2014-03-03 08:30:13

Leading Fitness Franchise Seeks to Accelerate Worldwide Growth HASTINGS, Minn., March 3, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- Anytime Fitness, the world's largest and fastest-growing co-ed fitness franchise, today announced that an affiliate of Roark Capital Group, an Atlanta-based private equity firm that focuses on investing in the franchise industry, has made an equity investment in the company. Terms were not disclosed. http://photos.prnewswire.com/prnvar/20130506/AQ07432LOGO-b Anytime...

2014-01-30 08:30:22

Annual 'Weight of the Union' Survey Indicates Current Attitudes on Health and Activity HASTINGS, Minn., Jan. 30, 2014 /PRNewswire/ -- More than one-third of American adults today are obese according to The Centers For Disease Control and Prevention, but a new survey from Anytime Fitness finds that most people don't think they are part of the problem--and those who do want to get healthier may be setting themselves up for failure from the start. (Photo:...

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