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2018-04-25 Print

Planet Fitness to open “Judgement Free” Club in Kansas City

New location to offer non-intimidating Judgement Free Zone®, extremely low prices, free fitness training included in all monthly memberships, and more.


Kansas City, MO (April 25, 2018)— Planet Fitness, one of the largest and fastest-growing franchisors and operators of fitness centers in the U.S. and home of the Judgement Free Zone®, today announced it will open its 12th location in the Kansas City area, at 1201 E. Emanuel Cleaver II Blvd at Plaza East, near Gates BBQ, in the fall of 2018.

“We are very pleased to see Planet Fitness coming to our neighborhood. Their facilities in Kansas City are top notch,” said Ollie Gates, Plaza East owner, Kansas City BBQ legend, and owner of Gates BBQ.

The 20,000 square foot Planet Fitness will offer state of the art cardio machines and strength equipment, 30-Minute Express Circuit, fully equipped locker rooms with day lockers and showers, numerous flat screen televisions, HydroMassage beds*, massage chairs*, tanning beds, a Total Body Enhancement booth*, and more.
“We’re excited to bring a Judgement Free experience to Plaza East, where residents can break a sweat for just $10 a month,” said Greg Henson, Franchise Partner of United PF Partners, a leading Planet Fitness Franchisee Group that currently operates 87 locations across ten states.

Planet Fitness prides itself on providing a high-quality experience at an exceptional value and being home of the Judgement Free Zone®, where members experience a hassle-free, non-intimidating environment, starting at just $10 a month. Membership includes a variety of other benefits, including free 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, as a reminder that it’s okay to treat yourself.

The PF Black Card® membership, which is $21.99 a month, includes additional amenities such as the ability to bring a guest every day at no additional charge, access to all 1,500+ Planet Fitness locations, as well as access to massage beds and chairs and tanning, among other benefits*.

*PF Black Card® amenities may vary by location but are included in Kansas City Plaza East.

About United PF Partners
United PF Partners is the largest Planet Fitness franchise group with 87 locations across Alabama, Arizona, Kansas, Louisiana, Mississippi, Missouri, Oklahoma, Pennsylvania, Texas, and West Virginia.

About Planet Fitness
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. As of December 31, 2017, Planet Fitness had approximately 10.6 million members and more than 1,500 stores in all 50 states, the District of Columbia, Puerto Rico, Canada, the Dominican Republic and Panama. The Company's 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 95% of Planet Fitness stores are owned and operated by independent business men and women.

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