Lifestyle Family Fitness North Lakeland branch closed in December. – Lifestyle Family Fitness chain, which began at Lakeland, has been acquired by L.A. Fitness. Monday, the news was announced in a correspondence to workers that were Lifestyle. Officials with Lifestyle and L.A. Fitness couldn’t be reached for comment Monday afternoon. St. Petersburg based Lifestyle Family Fitness is promoting all its 32 Florida places to L.A. Fitness, and is currently shutting another site in Naples. The chain operates gyms in Venice, Sarasota and Bradenton. Lifestyle marketed many of its clubs in Indiana Ohio and North Carolina to Minnesota. In the months that followed, we assessed our choice sell to a bigger business or to stay an independent business, the letter was written in by Lifestyle Chief executive officer Stuart Lasher.
After account, the option to sell precisely the Lifestyle Family Fitness clubs in Florida has been made by the board of business directors. A closing date for the sale hasn’t been specified. Workers are told they may be re hired in their club by L.A. Fitness, or used at another location. That most of the sales or its possible that not all the clubs will be sold will happen on the same day. It was a city, it looked like contest wasnt and it was a wonderful place. In 1988, Dyer followed closely with a South Lakeland location 3 years and opened the Lifestyle Family Fitness in Winter Haven.
The business expanded into Brandon in 1991, also its success there got Dyer realize Lifestyle could compete in bigger cities. Lifestyle once had 55 clubs also about 200, 000 members in four states. Reached by telephone Monday mid-day, Dyer who serves as a Lifestyle board member said he couldnt talk about the sale to California based L.A. Fitness, that has almost 500 places nationwide also more than 60 gyms in Florida.