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Entries in Dale S. Dibble (2)


Belmont Athletic Club takes center stage

Belmont Athletic Club, in Long Beach, Calif., is in an old movie theater.

John and Jan Doyle are the proud proprietors of Belmont Athletic, a 25,000-square-foot, full-service facility that’s situated in an historic building, the former Belmont Movie Theater. They decided to open a health club after they moved to Long Beach and couldn’t find a convenient place to play racquetball. The Doyles chose the theater for its charm and location, and, although it required some lengthy negotiations with the city and the local cultural heritage commission, they eventually secured the space.

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Dale Dibble, Industry Legend, Passes Away

It is with great sadness that we announce the passing of industry legend Dale Dibble on December 13.

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