OWOSSO, Mich., June 8, 2016 /PRNewswire/ -- Planet Fitness, the innovative health club franchise known for its Judgement Free Zone® and affordable prices, announced a July opening for a new club in Owosso, at 1580 E. Main St., located in the old Staples location. The club will offer special pre-sale memberships for just $1 down and $10 a month with no commitment. The pre-grand opening was Monday, June 6, 2016 in the actual club with the club scheduled to open by the end of July, marking the chain's first location in Owosso.
Once open, the 24,000 square-foot almost 2 million dollar club will be fully staffed and open 24-hours seven days a week, and will feature an extensive selection of over 100 of the latest new cardio equipment including treadmills, elliptical, arc trainers, step units and stationary bikes. Every cardio machine will be connected to an entertainment system with multiple 65-inch widescreen HD televisions. Planet Fitness also offers upper and lower body strength machines, a 30-minute PF Express circuit, an abdominal and stretching area, a PF Black Card Spa, with multi-level tanning, Red Light therapy booths, HydroMassage® beds and lounges as well as massage chairs. Unlimited fitness training is also included in all memberships at no additional charge.
"We're proud to bring a Planet Fitness to Owosso," said club owner Chris Klebba. "Our mission is to offer anyone and everyone a friendly, non-intimidating atmosphere to exercise at a very affordable price."
Planet Fitness prides itself on offering extremely affordable memberships starting at only $10 a month and a unique Judgement Free Zone® unlike any other gym, where members experience a hassle-free, non-intimidating environment. Each club also features the brand's iconic "Lunk Alarm" – a purple and yellow siren on the wall used to gently remind people that grunting, dropping weights or judging others is not permitted.
Membership includes a variety of other benefits, including unlimited small group fitness instruction by a certified trainer through the pe @ pf ® program. In addition, as a member appreciation gesture, Planet Fitness provides free pizza on the first Monday of every month, and free bagels on the second Tuesday of every month, while supplies last.
The PF Black Card® membership which is $19.99 a month includes additional amenities such as the ability to bring a guest every day at no additional charge, access to all 1000+ clubs in the Planet Fitness chain, as well as use of massage chairs, Hydro Massage beds and lounges, tanning and Total Body enhancement booths, as well as 50 percent off select cooler drinks.
Additionally, Planet Fitness spotlights its members with "Planet of Triumphs," an online community that celebrates all accomplishments and inspirational stories of Planet Fitness members. Planet of Triumphs provides an online platform for members to recognize their triumphs (big or small), share their stories and encourage others, reinforcing our belief that everyone belongs. Please visit PlanetOfTriumphs.com.
About Planet Fitness
Founded in 1992 in Dover, N.H., Planet Fitness is one of the largest and fastest-growing franchisors and operators of fitness centers in the United States by number of members and locations. With more than 1,000 locations in 47 states, Puerto Rico, and Canada, Planet Fitness' mission is to enhance people's lives by providing a high-quality fitness experience in a welcoming, non-intimidating environment, which we call the Judgement Free Zone®. More than 90% of Planet Fitness stores are owned and operated by independent business men and women.
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