TOMBALL, Texas - Dec. 4, 2014 // PRNewswire // - Planet Fitness, the nation's leading franchisor of low-price/high-value gyms, announced the grand opening of a new club in Tomball at 27830 State Highway 249, and will be offering pre-sale memberships for just $1 Down. The official grand opening is scheduled on or around Tuesday, January 1, which will mark the chain's first location in Tomball and eighth in the greater Houston area.
The space, which is one block north of Wal-Mart, has been completely gutted and transformed into a state-of-the-art club facility. The 20,000 square-foot club will be fully staffed and open 24-hours, seven days a week, and will feature a selection of cardio equipment including: treadmills, ellipticals, arc trainers, and stationary bikes. Every cardio machine is connected to an entertainment system and multiple widescreen HD televisions. Planet Fitness also offers upper and lower body strength machines, a 30-minute PF Express circuit, and a 12-minute ab circuit. The Tomball club includes a PF Spa, with multi-level tanning, Red Light therapy booths, HydroMassage® beds and massage chairs. Plus, a certified fitness trainer will be on staff weekdays, at no additional charge.
"Our goal is to offer a non-intimidating environment for exercising, at an affordable price," says Jon Evans, owner of the club. Prices at Planet Fitness are extremely low, and start at just $10 a month. Planet Fitness stands apart from other clubs, providing a relaxed atmosphere and a low tolerance for bodybuilders. Committed to helping people of various fitness levels, clubs have a Lunk Alarm®, which is an actual beacon light and siren intended to deter members from the hard-core, look-at-me behavior found in many gyms.
Founded in 1992 in Dover, N.H., Planet Fitness is the fastest-growing full size health club franchise in the United States, and has revolutionized the industry with a combination of low prices and a unique, friendly, and hassle-free environment.
Planet Fitness has over 800 locations nationwide and prides itself on giving people an unbeatable value, top-notch facilities, and an atmosphere that focuses on the needs of occasional or first-time gym users rather than hard-core fitness fanatics.
Planet Fitness is a partner of NBC's The Biggest Loser®. For more information visit www.PlanetFitness.com.
SOURCE Planet Fitness