Contact: Melissa Piffero, In-Shape Health Clubs 

(209) 922-0039 or 

IN-SHAPE HEALTH CLUBS Grand Opening in Bakersfield May 8th 

Host of Events to Precede Sixth In-Shape Facility Opening 

Bakersfield, CA (April 22, 2015) – The highly anticipated opening of the sixth In-Shape Health Club location in Bakersfield is quickly approaching. On May 8th at 10am, the state-of-the-art fitness facility located at 11340 Ming Avenue will hold a ribbon cutting with the Bakersfield Chamber of Commerce before opening the doors for the first workouts. The first 50 members through the door will receive an exclusive giveaway. 

In celebration, the Stockton-based company is hosting a free barbeque open house event Tuesday, April 28thfrom 5 to 8pm. Interested residents are invited to come enjoy food by Salty’s BBQ and Catering, giveaways and group exercise and personal training demonstrations. 

The new In-Shape: Bakersfield Seven Oaks will complement the company’s 5 existing clubs in town and will focus on five-star hospitality, innovative programming and an unprecedented focus on the member experience. This club will feature an expansive outdoor aquatics center with a 5 lane outdoor lap pool and spa with an expansive pool lounge area with lots of lounge furniture and cabanas. Three group exercise studios offer something for everyone. One will hold Group Exercise Classes like Zumba® and LesMills BODYBUMP®, a cycling studio and a private yoga studio that will offer an exclusive line of classes. Members can also add on a VIP Package which enables them to enjoy extra amenities like massage chairs, tanning, discounts on drinks and guest passes for their friends. 

Along with these élite offerings, this club will host a large cardio theater plus personal viewing screens, In-Shape’s exclusive 29-Minute Circle®, a childcare area for those aged 6 months-12 years, weight training machines plus free weights and a large functional training space with TRX. 

“We are really looking forward to opening another club in Bakersfield, giving our members even more options to stay in shape. But we are especially excited about this club because it will offer more exclusive fitness options,” said Rob Farrens, In-Shape’s Executive Vice President. 

Interested residents should call 661-396-5600 or stop by the Preview Center at 11350 Ming Avenue for more information. 

About In-Shape Health Clubs 

In-Shape Health Clubs is based in Stockton, CA. Founded in 1981 with one club and a vision for helping people stay healthy and have fun. The company is expanding to provide state-of-the-art facilities to members throughout the state. In-Shape currently owns and operates 72 locations in California, including 5 other locations in Bakersfield. 


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