MICHIGAN CITY, Ind. - Sept. 30, 2015 // PRNewswire // - Planet Fitness, the innovative health club franchise known for its Judgement Free Zone® and affordable prices, is celebrating after being voted #1 fitness club in Michigan City by readers of the News Dispatch. To thank Michigan City for its continuous support, the Michigan City Planet Fitness is throwing a big party with free pizza, lots of giveaways and a free day of fitness on October 5, from 4-8 p.m.at the 4067 South Franklin Street location.
The Eagle 96.7 WCOE promotional team will be on-site providing live entertainment and handing out prizes. Local residents will be able to tour the club, enjoy FREE pizza and snacks, win prizes, and meet The Biggest Loser® season 14 winner, Danni Allen. Danni will be available from 5:00-8:00 p.m. at the Planet Fitness in the Marquette Mall to talk about fitness tips, how she has kept the weight off and her experience on the show. This is the second year in a row that Planet Fitness has been voted number one club in Michigan City.
"We've lived here our whole life and Planet Fitness has been such a great addition to the community," said local resident Chris Witt, Regional Manager for Planet Fitness and the Michigan City club. "We really appreciate everyone in Michigan City for voting our club number one, and would like to show our thanks by inviting everyone to celebrate with us on October 5. It's going to be a huge party."
Danni Allen, star of season 14 of The Biggest Loser®, will be in town for the event, as well. "I'll be there sharing tips on how to work out and lose weight, and everyone will be able to check out the unbelievable equipment and spa amenities at the club. Planet Fitness is where I work out, so I'm passionate about sharing my experiences with members and the local community."
Planet Fitness prides itself on offering extremely affordable memberships and a unique Judgement Free Zone® unlike any other gym, where members experience a hassle-free, non-intimidating environment. Each club also features the brand's iconic "Lunk Alarm" – a purple and yellow siren on the wall used to gently remind people that grunting, dropping weights or judging others is not permitted.
Membership includes a variety of other benefits, including unlimited small group fitness instruction by a certified trainer through the pe @ pf ® program. In addition, as a member appreciation gesture, Planet Fitness provides free pizza on the first Monday of every month, and free bagels on the second Tuesday of every month, while supplies last.
The PF Black Card® membership which is $19.99 a month includes additional amenities such as the ability to bring a guest every day at no additional charge, access to all 850+ clubs in the Planet Fitness chain, as well as use of massage chairs, HydroMassage beds, tanning and Total Body enhancement booths, and 50 percent off select cooler drinks.
Additionally, Planet Fitness spotlights its members with "Planet of Triumphs," an online community that celebrates all accomplishments and inspirational stories of Planet Fitness members. Planet of Triumphs provides an online platform for members to recognize their triumphs (big or small), share their stories and encourage others, reinforcing our belief that everyone belongs. Please visit PlanetOfTriumphs.com.
For more information or to join online, please visit www.PlanetFitness.com or follow us on Facebook (www.facebook.com/PlanetFitness) and Twitter (www.twitter.com/PlanetFitness).
*PF Black Card® amenities may vary by location
Founded in 1992 in Dover, N.H., Planet Fitness is one of the largest and fastest-growing franchisors and operators of fitness centers in the United States by number of members and locations. With more than 1,000 locations in 47 states, Puerto Rico, and Canada, Planet Fitness' mission is to enhance people's lives by providing a high-quality fitness experience in a welcoming, non-intimidating environment, which we call the Judgement Free Zone®. More than 90% of Planet Fitness stores are owned and operated by independent business men and women.
SOURCE Planet Fitness