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Entries in Urban Active Clubs (2)

Friday
Oct262012

LA Fitness Acquires Urban Active Clubs

(Irvine, CA/ Lexington, KY) October 26, 2012 -- LA Fitness and Urban Active announced today that they have completed their transaction and LA Fitness has purchased substantially all of the assets relating to the 36 Urban Active clubs in Ohio, Kentucky, Tennessee, Georgia, Nebraska, North Carolina, and Pennsylvania. Since their initial announcement on September 10, both parties have been working to complete the deal and prepare for the transition of the existing Urban Active member base and staff.

LA Fitness will honor all of the active membership agreements that it purchased from Urban Active, at their current rate, including those for personal training.

  • All active Urban Active members with multi-club, multi-state privileges will have access to all Urban Active and LA Fitness locations except Signature and New York clubs.
  • All active Urban Active members with multi-club, single-state privileges will have access to all Urban Active and LA Fitness locations in the state where they joined, except Signature clubs.
  • Similarly, all active single club members will have the same access they have now to the Urban Active location where they joined.

Urban Active has closed its 27,000 square foot location at 5600 Deerfield Boulevard in Mason, Ohio and those members are being relocated to the 50,000 square foot LA Fitness club located nearby at 11359 Montgomery Road in Symmes, Ohio.

LA Fitness has been meeting with all interested Urban Active employees to discuss employment opportunities.  The parties are pleased to announce that many of Urban Active’s employees have accepted positions with LA Fitness. Additional information regarding these clubs is available on lafitness.com.

 

Media contact:

Urban Active: Coby DeVary at 859-608-6452

LA Fitness: Jill Greuling at 949-255-7371

Monday
Sep102012

LA Fitness agrees to purchase Urban Active Clubs

The following is a press release from LA Fitness

LA Fitness and Urban Active are pleased to announce that they have entered into an agreement for LA Fitness to acquire assets relating to all of the Urban Active Fitness clubs in seven states.  The transaction is subject to various closing conditions. While the parties are hopeful that the transaction will be completed within the next several weeks, there can be no assurance as to when or whether a closing will occur.

Upon closing the transaction, additional information regarding these clubs will be available on lafitness.com.