Silver&Fit Offers No-Cost or Low-Cost Exercise Options for Eligible Medicare Beneficiaries

STOCKTON, CA, September 26, 2016 – In Shape Health Clubs, California’s premier destination for fitness, recreation and fun, is pleased to announce that it is now providing the Silver&Fit® Exercise and Healthy Aging program at more than 50 of its 72 locations throughout California. The addition of the Silver&Fit program means that In-Shape now offers no-cost or low-cost access to eligible older adults at almost every club in California.

 

“In-Shape has always been committed to offering services and amenities for the whole community, including older adults, so we are delighted to become part of the Silver&Fit national fitness center network,” said Francesca Schuler, Chief Marketing Officer of In-Shape Health Clubs. “This Silver&Fit partnership dramatically expands In-Shape’s ability to offer low- or no-cost memberships to older adults in nearly all the communities we serve, and we are thrilled to welcome them to the fitness, recreation, social opportunities and fun at In-Shape.”

 

The Silver&Fit program is available to people who are Medicare-eligible and have purchased Medicare Advantage or Medicare Supplement coverage that includes the Silver&Fit program as a benefit. The program covers all classes offered by In-Shape Health Clubs, as well as access to all of the amenities available to regular club members, such as fitness machines, tennis, swimming pools, weights, whirlpools and saunas.

 

To find out if your local In-Shape Club is a Silver&Fit program participant, please call 800-678-9133. For more information about whether your Medicare plan includes the Silver&Fit program, please contact your health plan or 1-800-MEDICARE.

 

About In-Shape Health Clubs

In-Shape Health Clubs LLC is one of the top 10 health club companies in the United States. Founded in 1981 in Stockton, CA, with one club and a vision for helping people stay healthy, fit and have fun, In-Shape has more than 70 clubs throughout California that combine the best of fitness, recreation and relaxation.  With amenities such as free weights, group fitness classes, indoor and outdoor pools, cardio equipment, basketball, tennis, racquetball and personal training, In-Shape gives members and their families the perfect mix of fun and fitness. For more information about their clubs, please visit inshape.com.

 

About the Silver&Fit® Exercise & Healthy Aging Program

The Silver&Fit® program is an exercise and healthy aging program providing unique, evidence-based fitness and health education activities for Medicare beneficiaries and group retirees. Silver&Fit members have access to:  no-cost or low-cost memberships at a participating, contracted fitness club or exercise center, or to the Silver&Fit Home Fitness program for those who prefer or need to work out at home; SilverandFit.com, a website providing health tools and resources specifically designed for older adults; The Silver Slate® newsletter; and a toll-free customer service hotline.  For more information, visit www.ASHCompanies.com or call 800-848-3555. Follow us on Facebook at www.facebook.com/SilverandFit, YouTube at www.youtube.com/silverandfit, Pinterest at www.pinterest.com/silverandfit, Twitter at @SilverandFit and Instagram at @SilverandFit.

 

The Silver&Fit program is a product of American Specialty Health Fitness, Inc., a subsidiary of American Specialty Health Incorporated (ASH).

 

Media Contacts:

Colby Zintl
colby.zintl@inshape.com
415-732-9944