Fitness First Health Club

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In a Nutshell

16 area locations inspire fitness pursuits with staff of certified personal trainers & group classes such as Pilates, boot camps & Zumba

The Fine Print

Promotional value expires Feb 29, 2012. Amount paid never expires. Limit 1 per person, may buy multiple as gifts. Must activate by 2/29/12, membership expires 30 days from activation date. Must be 18 or older. Not valid for existing members. May redeem across visits. Merchant is solely responsible to purchasers for the care and quality of the advertised goods and services.

Since the rise of the Internet, people have struggled to tear their now-useless phone books in half. Bulk up to succeed where others have failed with today’s Groupon: for $29, you get a gym package at Fitness First Health Clubs, with 16 locations in the Maryland, Virginia, and DC areas (a $125 total value). The package includes:

  • A 30-day membership (a $75 value)
  • A 30-minute personal-training session (a $50 value)<p>

Fitness First invites visitors to explore expansive club floors populated with modern fitness equipment, certified personal trainers, and an impressive roster of group classes. Clients report for their 30-minute personal-training session to chart a custom routine, flexing alongside an accredited expert as they develop a path toward their fitness goals. Workout experts strive to make their trainees self-sufficient with an emphasis on balanced exercises, education, and tailored headbands that dangle tickets to a Bruce Springsteen concert just out of reach. Fitness First corrals a multitude of group classes every month, with different schedules at each location. Yoga and Pilates sessions kindle a wholesome core-burn through stretching limbs instead of sticking candles in belt loops. Aerobic and boot camp coaches conjure perspiration with a mélange of exercise motions, and Zumba instructors steer shimmying hips to Latin-inspired rhythms. Each club encourages members to bask in saunas and steam rooms in their locker facilities, and most locations offer childcare services for an additional fee.

Fitness First Health Club

CEO Peter Harvey believes that a quality gym staff must demonstrate more than technical expertise. "Service doesn't only mean showing someone how to do an arm curl," he says. Certified personal trainers develop workouts that zero in on each person’s specific goals, giving clients the skills to pole-vault over impassable plateaus. By steadfastly refusing to hand out fish in favor of putting on master classes in fishing, they help clients become self-sufficient, educating them on fundamentals.

During these one-on-one sessions, and in solo workouts, guests set calories ablaze atop rows of continually updated equipment. Treadmills, recumbent bikes, and strength-training tools line the walls.

Members can also drop in for as many group classes as they can muster. Inside a separate studio, stationary cycles whir in time with galvanizing music, kickboxing strikes arc through the air, and barbells rise with each BodyPump rep. For more meditative practices, Pilates sessions and several types of yoga enhance flexibility and focus.

Customer Reviews

I only used half the coupon as I am pregnant and had to be on bed rest two weeks after I activated the coupon. The Personal trainer manager is very helpful and cooperative. Also the gym Manager id a very nice person, although he doesn't respond to his emails at all. In general it's a nice gym. I recommend it and I am thinking to renew my membership.
Ola I. · March 29, 2013
Fitness First is just overall a good gym. Great people, great staff, great equipment & great classes. I think I'll stay even when the groupon is up.
Paris M. · January 13, 2013
I also got a free 3 day pass! Woohoo!
Tamaki I. · August 29, 2012

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