FLINT TWP. — A ribbon-cutting ceremony on Monday marked the grand opening of the Planet Fitness health club, 3333 S. Linden Road, at Genesee Valley Center mall.
Heather Kale, director of member services for the Flint & Genesee Chamber of Commerce, was on hand to assist with ribbon-cutting duties and to personally thank club managers for investing in Flint Township.
Known for its affordable prices and Judgment Free Zone, the health club franchise will be open around the clock from 5 p.m. Monday through 9 p.m. Friday and from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Saturday and Sunday. It has its own access door off the parking lot between Macy’s department store and the Burlington Coat Factory.
The 18,400 square-foot facility offers brand new cardio machines, new fully equipped locker rooms with day lockers and showers, two massage chairs*, 20 full size flat screen televisions, a 30-minute express circuit, two HydroMassage beds*, six tanning booths and two Total Body Enhancement booths.
“We’re thrilled to bring our Judgment Free Zone to Flint Township, MI,” said Planet Fitness Regional Manager Lisa Rittmaier.
“We look forward to providing everyone in Flint Township with a high quality, judgment free fitness experience at an extremely affordable cost.”
Membership includes a variety of other benefits including unlimited small group fitness instruction by a certified trainer. Free pizza on the first Monday of every month and free bagels on the second Tuesday, while supplies last, is another member appreciation gesture at Planet Fitness.
New members can join now for $1 down and $10 a month with no commitment, under a special membership enrollment offer good through January 16.
A PF Black Card membership for $19.99 a month includes additional privileges such as the ability to bring a guest every day at no additional charge, access to all 800+ clubs in the Planet Fitness chain, use of massage chairs and other amenities, and 50 percent off select cooler drinks.
Planet Fitness operates more than 800 locations nationwide, and is a national brand partner of NBC’s “The Biggest Loser” television show.
For more information about Planet Fitness or to join online, visit http:// www.planetfitness.com/gyms/flinttownship mi-996