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30 years for My Sportlady Fitness, Kirstein

Jasmin Kirstein, second from left, celebrated her club's 30th anniversary with her daughter, granddaughter and mother.Jasmin Kirstein, owner of My Sportlady Fitness in Munich, Germany, celebrated the club's 30-year anniversary earlier this month with friends, family, and, of course, members.

Kirstein, an IHRSA board member, isn't limited to her health club. She has written a book, opened a cooking school, teaches yoga, has a foundation that helps women in Afghanistan, India schools and more.


Pierpont Racquet celebrates 35 years

The staff of Pierpont Racquet Club in Ventura, Calif., with owner Spencer Garrett, fourth from the left in the front row.What started out as a idea from two brothers in their 20s has turned into a highly successful and popular club in southern California.

Pierpont Racquet Club hit 35 years on Oct. 1 - the anniversary of when the clubhouse opened on the same day in 1977. Pierpont members did play on the courts on December the previous year.

Members and staff enjoyed the Oktoberfest event that celebrated Pierpont Racquet Club's 35th anniversary.The Ventura club celebrated the event this month with an Oktoberfest party.