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Jan 20, 2015, 06:15 ET
'Weight of the Union'  - Anytime Fitness Examines the Current State of Health and Fitness in America

'WEIGHT OF THE UNION'

Americans have sufficient time to exercise, but they don't make it a priority.  They do claim, however, that they're willing to make changes...

Dec 29, 2014, 06:15 ET
Anytime Fitness Member Lost 264 Pounds And Is Featured In People Magazine's "Half Their Size" Issue

Anytime Fitness Member Featured In People Magazine's "Half Their Size" Issue

 When he weighed 442 pounds and experienced chest pains three years ago, Mark Bryant never imagined that someday he'd be featured in People...

Nov 06, 2014, 06:15 ET
John Pindred New CFO Anytime Fitness

Anytime Fitness Appoints John Pindred As New CFO

 Anytime Fitness, LLC, the world's largest and fastest-growing co-ed fitness club franchisor, has appointed John Pindred as its new Chief...

Oct 14, 2014, 06:15 ET
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Anytime Fitness' "Get to a Healthier Place" Ads Reflects New Consumer Priorities

A new study by the International Health, Racquet and Sportsclub Association (IHRSA) concludes that the number one reason adults belong to fitness...

Jul 10, 2014, 06:00 ET

For The 7th Year In A Row, Anytime Fitness Is The "World's Fastest-Growing Fitness Club"

HASTINGS, Minn., July 10, 2014 /PRNewswire/ --  Anytime Fitness is the world's fastest-growing fitness club for the seventh consecutive year,...

May 14, 2014, 06:00 ET
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Anytime Fitness Is Saving Lives And Surpassing Milestones Worldwide

 Anytime Fitness, the world's fastest-growing fitness club chain, recently surpassed another impressive milestone:  2,500 gyms...

Apr 22, 2014, 06:00 ET
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"MY ANYTIME STORY" - WIN $10K, GIVE $10K

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...

Mar 03, 2014, 06:00 ET
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Anytime Fitness Receives Investment from Roark Capital Group

 Anytime Fitness, the world's largest and fastest-growing co-ed fitness franchise, today announced that an affiliate of Roark Capital Group, an...

Jan 30, 2014, 07:00 ET
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It's Not Me, It's You: Anytime Fitness Research Reveals Americans See A Growing Obesity Problem - But Not When They Look In The Mirror

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...

Dec 19, 2013, 06:15 ET
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Entrepreneur Magazine Ranks Anytime Fitness #1 On Prestigious Franchise 500® List

Anytime Fitness, the world's largest and fastest-growing co-ed fitness club chain, is ranked No. 1 on Entrepreneur magazine's annual Franchise...

Nov 14, 2013, 12:25 ET
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Anytime Fitness Is First Global Gym Chain To Offer LES MILLS® Virtual Classes

 Anytime Fitness, the world's fastest-growing gym franchise, is now the first global fitness chain to offer LES MILLS® Virtual classes....

Oct 30, 2013, 13:30 ET
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Anytime Fitness CEO Wins Prestigious "Leadership" Award

 Chuck Runyon, CEO and co-founder of Anytime Fitness, the world's fastest-growing gym, has been presented with an inaugural "Leadership"...

Oct 28, 2013, 05:30 ET
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Anytime Fitness Expanding Into Asia -- Again

Anytime Fitness, the fastest-growing fitness club franchise in the world, continues its worldwide expansion – this time into Singapore....

Oct 02, 2013, 06:00 ET
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Improving The Self-Esteem Of The World

If you've ever been depressed or experienced self-esteem issues, then five people who were honored by Anytime Fitness (www.anytimefitness.com) as...

Jul 10, 2013, 06:00 ET
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For The 6th Year In A Row, Anytime Fitness Is The "World's Fastest-Growing Fitness Club"

Anytime Fitness is the world's fastest-growing fitness club for the sixth consecutive year, according to data released by The International...

May 06, 2013, 06:00 ET
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Summer Not Sunny Season for Weight and Body Conscious; Many Covering Up More and Expecting to Enjoy Summer Less

 Though summer's in sight, more and more of us are feeling less and less sunny about our bodies – and anticipate enjoying the season...

Feb 13, 2013, 09:00 ET

Anytime Fitness Releases Third Annual "Weight of the Union" Report

The United States is the wealthiest nation on earth, but devotes a greater percentage of its GDP to health care than any other country,...

Feb 06, 2013, 11:52 ET

Forbes Names Anytime Fitness One Of "America's Most Promising Companies"

 Anytime Fitness has been named one of "America's Most Promising Companies" by Forbes magazine.  The world's largest co-ed fitness...

Dec 14, 2012, 10:11 ET
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Ditch The 12 Days Of Christmas For The 12 Ways Of Weight Loss And Get A Jumpstart On Your New Year's Resolution To Get Fit

While many people look to January 1 as the perfect time to start a health and fitness regimen, there are things that you can do now to...

Dec 13, 2012, 10:58 ET

Anytime Fitness Leaps Past Giants On "Franchise 500" List

 Anytime Fitness, the world's largest and fastest-growing co-ed fitness club chain, is ranked #6 (up from #11 last year) on Entrepreneur...