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Aug 15, 2017, 06:00 ET Anytime Fitness Flexes Development Plans for Alabama

Anytime Fitness, the fastest-growing gym in the world, recently announced plans to introduce over 65 locations in targeted areas throughout the...


Aug 02, 2017, 06:00 ET Tears & Laughter in the Workplace: Billion Dollar Brand Anytime Fitness is onto Something

The CEO praises employees who cry at work. The President hams it up as Capt. Kirk in satirical company spoof videos. They both wear kilts – for no...


Aug 02, 2017, 05:30 ET Anytime Fitness Flexes Development Plans for Upstate New York

Anytime Fitness, the fastest-growing co-ed gym in the world, recently announced plans to introduce over 150 locations in targeted areas throughout...


Jun 21, 2017, 06:00 ET Anytime Fitness Becomes First U.S. Fitness Franchise Granted License in China

For the first-time, a U.S.-based fitness franchise is joining China's growing franchise community traditionally dominated by restaurants and retail...


Jun 13, 2017, 06:00 ET New Anytime Fitness Mobile App Empowers Members with a New Workout Every Day

Solving the universal problems of lack of time to hit the gym and uncertainty of how to work out solo, Anytime Fitness has launched a new mobile...


May 02, 2017, 06:00 ET Hundreds of Anytime Fitness Gyms to Host "May Free Workouts" to Keep America Moving

Yet another reason to love the month of May – free outdoor exercise events nationwide, open to the general public. The "May Free Workouts" are...


Jan 12, 2017, 06:00 ET Anytime Fitness Opens 100th Gym in the United Kingdom

Anytime Fitness, the world's fastest-growing fitness franchise, today announced the opening of its 100th gym in the United Kingdom. The newest UK...


Nov 30, 2016, 06:00 ET Hundreds Of Anytime Fitness Gym Owners Are Reserving Parking Spaces For Their Members - As Far Away From The Gyms As Possible

Spending 30 minutes on a treadmill or an elliptical machine a few times each week is not the key to a healthy lifestyle. What's more important is...


Sep 27, 2016, 06:00 ET Stacy Anderson Promoted To Brand President Of Anytime Fitness

Anytime Fitness, the world's largest and fastest-growing fitness franchise, is pleased to announce the promotion of Stacy Anderson to the new...


Jun 22, 2016, 06:00 ET Anytime Fitness Named "#1 Top Global Franchise" For The 2nd Year In A Row By Entrepreneur Magazine

 For the 2nd year in a row, Anytime Fitness, the world's largest and fastest-growing co-ed fitness club chain, has been ranked No. 1 on...


Mar 08, 2016, 06:00 ET What If Your Fitbit Could Tell You When To Call A Sober Cab?

 Fitness-minded Americans are obsessed with steps, checking their tracking devices daily if not hourly, a recent survey found. But the same...


Dec 21, 2015, 06:00 ET Anytime Fitness Adds Digital Muscle with the Acquisition of PumpOne®

 Anticipating the needs and preferences of current and future gym members, Anytime Fitness announced today that it has purchased PumpOne®...


Nov 12, 2015, 11:47 ET Celebrity Chef G. Garvin And Anytime Fitness Recommend Burning The Turkey This Thanksgiving

 While acclaimed Food Network Chef G. Garvin doesn't actually recommend burning the turkey to a crisp this Thanksgiving, he does recommend...


Nov 02, 2015, 06:15 ET Anytime Fitness Opens 3,000th Gym

Anytime Fitness, the world's largest co-ed health club chain will celebrate the opening of its 3000th gym at a ceremony in Stroud, England later...


Jan 20, 2015, 06:15 ET '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 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...


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 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...


Jan 30, 2014, 07:00 ET 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 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 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 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 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 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 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...