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Planet Fitness Offers Reciprocity to All Members Impacted by Hurricane Harvey and Irma

Displaced Members in Texas, Florida, South Carolina, Alabama and Georgia Offered Reciprocity at Any Planet Fitness Nationwide

Meet the Fit Couple Who Got Married at Planet Fitness

When Stephanie Hughes and Joseph Keith got engaged, they knew they wanted to tie the knot at a place that held some emotional significance. For them, that place was their local Planet Fitness, which is where they first met and fell in love.


Couple Gets Married at the Planet Fitness Where They First Met

When Stephanie Hughes and Joe Keith started planning their wedding, they only had one unconventional venue in mind — the Planet Fitness gym where they met.


Planet Fitness opens Hampton HQ

Planet Fitness has opened its new world headquarters in Hampton. The 70,000-square-foot facility on Liberty Lane West features a 4,000-square-foot private fitness center and a cafeteria for the 200 employees who work there.

Union Leader

Planet Fitness's Explosive Growth Is A Good Thing For Competing Gyms

If you pulled on your cross trainers and bounced into a fitness club in the last quarter, there's a good chance it was a Planet Fitness—the high-value, low-price (HVLP) chain with over 1,300 locations.


Planet Fitness and its Franchisees Award $50,000 in Inaugural Judgement Free Generation Scholarship Program

HAMPTON, N.H., July 26, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Planet Fitness, Inc., one of the largest and fastest-growing franchisors and operators of fitness centers in the United States, today announced it has awarded 10 deserving high school students nationwide as the recipients of its inaugural Judgement Free Generation™ Scholarship Program.

Men, here's why you never need to work out again

Women have revealed the body type they really look for in men… and it looks like the dad bod is still on trend.

A recent survey of over 2,000 women by Planet Fitness revealed that hunky guys are out of luck, with the majority of women looking for a man carrying a bit of extra weight.

But are dad bods really the new six pack?

New York Post

Survey Says Women Prefer This Type Of Male Physique—Do You Agree?

Turns out ladies still love a dad bod.

Women's Health

This Is The Physique Women Prefer Men To Have

Turns out ladies still love a dad bod.

Men's Health

The dad bod is still making women swoon, study finds

The "dad bod" — the male physique that falls somewhere between buff and Pillsbury Doughboy — is more popular with the ladies than ever, according to a new survey.

Women don't want rock hard abs on their fellows, they want love handles. In fact, nearly seven of 10 found a few or 20 extra pounds to be attractive on men, researchers found.



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