Charter Fitness of Willowbrook's Grand Opening Offers Prizes, Savings and Family Fun

May 17, 2012, 06:00 ET from Charter Fitness

CHICAGO, May 17, 2012 /PRNewswire/ -- Chicagoland-based Charter Fitness is hosting a grand opening event on May 21, 2012 from 10 AM to 7 PM for its brand-new facility in Willowbrook, IL.  Exciting programs will be provided by Charter Fitness and area businesses to celebrate the grand opening.

  • LaVida Massage will be on-site to offer free chair massages, and aroma therapy to guests.
  • Palm Beach Tan will offer no-startup fee, and discounted memberships with 25% off lotion to anyone who signs up during the grand opening event.
  • Subway will give away coupons, as well as serve sandwiches at the event.  Charter Fitness members will also receive a Subway meal deal by showing their key tags.
  • GNC will hand out flyers.
  • Charter Fitness will provide free trainer demonstrations from 4 PM to 7 PM, including The Ultimate Medicine Ball Workout - Bosu Blast, Reactive Training, TRX Training, and Kettlebell Training. Guests can compete in fitness activities for a chance to win prizes!!!

Charter Fitness of Willowbrook is located at 6300 Kingery Highway, near Dominick's.  The new location boasts 18,000 square feet of workout space, over 90 pieces of cardio equipment, a private personal training studio, a spacious layout and large free weight area.

"We're very happy to be opening Charter Fitness of Willowbrook and proud to be part of the community. In addition to Willowbrook, the club will serve Darien, Westmont, Burr  Ridge, Hinsdale, Downers Grove and the surrounding area.  Charter Fitness of Willowbrook is going to be a great place to stay fit and healthy.  We invite everyone to join in the fun on Grand Opening day," said Dan Collins, Charter Fitness' Director of Sales.

Free Trial Memberships to the new Charter Fitness of Willowbrook are available on-line at

Charter Fitness Franchising LLC was recently approved to franchise its Charter Fitness Health Club brand nationally. The Company recently converted 38 Cardinal Fitness locations in Chicago, downstate Illinois and Northwest Indiana to the Charter Fitness brand, increasing the number of clubs to over 40 in six states. It is now the largest health club business in the Chicago, IL metropolitan area, and expects to hire 200 employees over the coming months.//

About Charter Fitness Franchising LLC

Based in Orland Park, IL, Charter Fitness Franchising LLC is a health club franchise with over 40 locations in six states.  Charter Fitness health clubs offer members a clean, comfortable and convenient workout experience with best-in-class fitness equipment for as low as $10 per month. Charter Fitness strongly believes in community involvement and is a member of the International Health Racquet and Sportsclub Association (IHRSA).

SOURCE Charter Fitness