- $10 for 10 day-passes ($220 value)
- $50 for entry in the Biggest Loser Challenge ($225 value)
The Biggest Loser Challenge runs from April 11–May 23, and includes nutritional guidance and a six-week workout program. For those six weeks, participants enjoy full access to the club’s amenities and classes. The challenge is a team-based contest, and participants can recruit their own five-person team, or be placed on one by the gym. The winning team is rewarded with a grand prize of $5,000.
Since its 1965 founding in Venice Beach, California, Gold's Gym has dotted the globe with more than 600 locations where professional athletes and exercise newbies gather under the umbrella of personal strength. Nearly 3.5 million Gold's members chart and aim for their fitness peaks, perspiring beneath the gaze of certified personal trainers or pedaling beside peers at cycling sessions. In a diverse lineup of group classes, patrons strengthen cores with strengthen cores with bootcamp, body pump, zumba, pilates and more, and members amp up heart rates along to the pulsating soundtracks of Les Mills routines.
Many Gold's Gym locations stockpile futuristic amenities, such as cardio machines with individual iPod docks and televisions that help keep patrons motivated.