LA Fitness Opens Newest Atlanta Location in Brookhaven

Aug 16, 2011, 10:40 ET from LA Fitness

IRVINE, Calif., Aug. 16, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- LA Fitness® is pleased to announce the opening of its newest sports club, a 50,000 square foot facility in Atlanta's Brookhaven community at 755 Brookhaven Avenue, conveniently situated on Peachtree Road, north of Lenox Square Mall and Phipps Plaza and adjacent to historic Oglethorpe University. A grand opening party is scheduled for Saturday, September 17, 2011.


"We are pleased to be part of this long awaited and beautiful new center and to provide the residents of Brookhaven, Chamblee and Druid Hills with convenient access to one of our larger clubs and the wide variety of LA Fitness sports club amenities," said Louis Welch, CEO of LA Fitness.

The new state-of-the-art facility expects to employ 50 people ranging from part-time group fitness instructors to full-time club staff. The club features full court basketball, four racquetball courts, a 25 yard three lane lap pool, a whirlpool spa, spacious locker rooms with showers and saunas, a group exercise studio, and a separate multi-tiered 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 360 locations in 21 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, visit To contact the Brookhaven club directly, call (678) 280-8844, or for the club nearest you, call (800) LA FITNESS.