LA Fitness® Comes to Laveen

Oct 08, 2010, 10:02 ET from LA Fitness

IRVINE, Calif., Oct. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- LA Fitness® is pleased to announce the opening of its newest sports club, a 42,000 square foot facility in Laveen, Arizona. The club is located at the Southwest corner of 51st Avenue and Baseline Rd.



"We're excited to be opening our newest club in Laveen, at a four corner complex  where we'll be joining Safeway, CVS, Walgreen's, Home Depot, Fry's and a number of other established retailers.  We understand that the demand for fitness is strong in Southwest Phoenix, and we're pleased to have this opportunity to bring a new 42,000 square foot facility and our full complement of sports club amenities to this active market," said Louis Welch, CEO of LA Fitness. The new state-of-the-art sports club expects to employ 50 people ranging from part-time group fitness instructors to full-time club staff. The club features full court basketball, three racquetball courts, a 25 yard four lane lap pool, a whirlpool spa and spacious locker rooms with showers and saunas, as well as a separate group exercise studio and a separate indoor cycling room. These amenities complement a full array of equipment, including over 80 pieces of the latest generation cardio equipment with individual viewing screens, selectorized circuit training, and free weight areas.  Members can participate in a variety of group fitness classes seven days a week including aqua, indoor cycling, dance classes, pilates and yoga at no additional charge, and many find that they enjoy group classes not only for the fitness benefit they provide but also as a means for social connection.  Personal training, league play, and babysitting services are also available.

About LA Fitness

Founded in 1984, LA Fitness is one of the fastest growing sports club chains in the United States and presently has over 340 locations in 22 states 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, please visit To contact the Laveen club directly, call 1 (602) 904-7425, or for the club nearest you call 1 (800) LA FITNESS.

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