Life Time Fitness to Host Inauguaral Gran Fondo Cycling Series Event | Business Wire

–(BUSINESS WIRE)–Life Time Fitness, Inc. (NYSE:LTM):




Life Time Fitness members and general public are invited to

participate in the inaugural Life Time Gran Fondo cycling



The unique, 100k (62.1 mile) Life Time Fitness ride will cover a

It’s Better Together: 24 Hour Fitness® Members Look and Feel More Fit after Less Than Two Months of Group Exercise | Business Wire

SAN RAMON, Calif.--(BUSINESS WIRE)--A recent member poll from 24 Hour Fitness reveals participation in group exercise classes delivers a variety of emotional and physical health benefits. The findings were part of a recent survey conducted among more than 500 members of 24 Hour Fitness. Among the top positive physical effects reported, increased energy (74 percent), enhanced muscle tone (71 percent) and improved endurance (71 percent) ranked as the highest, while a sense of accomplishment (67 percent) and improved sleeping habits (46 percent) ranked as top mental benefits.

With most seeing results in less than two months (73 percent) of participation, 38 percent of group exercise participants reported noticing benefits in less than one month. According to the poll, respondents said their favorite Group X® classes included indoor cycling, Les Mills BODYPUMP™ and boot camps. Nearly half of the respondents (49 percent) said they attend these classes an average of two to three times per week.

Consumers can find out which group exercise class might be the best fit for their health and wellness goals by taking a look at the Find...

beautiful. Challenging course on the country roads through

Mound, Orono, Watertown and Delano. It features three ‘Races

within a Ride’. In which age group winners will be crowned in the

three categories: King and Queen of the Mountain, Time Trial and



Additionally, the event will offer two refuelling stations along

the route and a festive, post-event BBQ at the finish area for all




Gran Fondo Start/Finish – 4600 Kings Point Road Minnetrista, MN 55331



Saturday, June 12th

Packet pick up: 5:00 a.m. –. 5:45 a.m.

Ride start: 6:00 a.m.



Life Time Members – $35.00 / General Public – $45.00





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