New location will offer more square footage, more parking, and more equipment, plus new PF Black Card® amenities and $10 a month membership option.
Online PR News – 02-May-2019 – Canton, Mich. – Planet Fitness, one of the largest and fastest-growing franchisors and operators of fitness clubs in the U.S., announces its Canton location will be moving 1.5 miles from its current site at 6463 N. Canton Center Rd. to a larger space at 43555 Ford Rd. in fall 2019.
Home of the Judgement Free Zone®, Planet Fitness opened in Canton in July 2011, bringing a welcoming and economical workout experience to the community. It will continue to keep Canton fit with double the space and more equipment to accommodate its growing membership, all new PF Black Card® amenities and membership options as low as $10 a month.
The new location will be in the space vacated by Canton 7 GDX movie theater, which recently announced its' May closing.
"When we found out that the theater was leaving, we saw it as a perfect opportunity to serve the community better with a larger facility as more people continue to join our club," said Adam Willaeys, CEO of Impact Fitness.
The current location is 16,000 square feet and the new location will be 32,000 square feet. Available parking will also double.
Planet Fitness prides itself on providing a high-quality experience at an exceptional value and being home of the Judgement Free Zone®, where members experience a hassle-free, non-intimidating environment. Membership includes a variety of other benefits, including free 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, as a reminder that it's okay to treat yourself.
The standard PF Black Card® membership is $21.99 a month. PF Black Card® amenities include the ability to bring a guest every day at no additional charge, access to all 1,700+ Planet Fitness locations in all 50 states, as well as access to massage beds and chairs, tanning, and other benefits.
Planet Fitness also provides members with an opportunity to connect and support each other with "Planet of Triumphs," an online community that celebrates all accomplishments and inspirational stories of Planet Fitness members. The Planet of Triumphs online platform allows members to recognize their triumphs (big or small), share their stories and encourage others, reinforcing the Company's belief that "everyone belongs." Check out real Planet Fitness member stories and accomplishments at PlanetofTriumphs.com.
Additionally, Planet Fitness has extended its judgement free philosophy outside of its gyms and into communities that need it most with its national philanthropic initiative, "The Judgement Free Generation™." Together with Boys & Girls Clubs of America (BGCA), the nation's leading youth development organization supporting millions of kids and teens during the critical out-of-school time, Planet Fitness aims to empower a generation of teens to grow up contributing to a more judgement free planet — a place where everyone feels accepted and like they belong.
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About Planet Fitness
Founded in 1992 in Dover, NH, 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. As of September 30, 2018, Planet Fitness had more than 12.2 million members and 1,700+ stores in 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, Canada, the Dominican Republic, Panama and Mexico. The Company's 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 95% of Planet Fitness stores are owned and operated by independent business men and women.
About Impact Fitness
Based in Brighton, Michigan, Impact Fitness owns and operates 26 Planet Fitness locations and growing in Michigan, Indiana and Canada. With a mission to "Impact Someone Today," Impact Fitness exists to serve, inspire, support and change lives, all revolving around its focus on impacting lives.