Plus Size Fitness: I’m Stronger & More Disciplined Than I Thought

Retro Fitness acquires two Rapid Fitness centers

Michael Rattenni, owner of Rapid Fitness, sold two of his fitness centers to Retro Fitness

Ive found what works for me! Of course the overhaul of my diet has played a major role in the turnaround of my health. But doing what I dread mostExercise, is transforming my mind even more than my body. I have enjoyed my curvy inspired group events like the Intimate Fitness classes, I also love working out at a gym.yes a gym, that welcomes all, Planet Fitness!
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Retro also plans to add as many as five new gyms in the Triangle in the near future. Retro will acquire the Rapid locations in downtown Raleigh and North Ridge. Also, members at the Glenwood Avenue Rapid Fitness will be allowed to access any Retro Fitness location in North Carolina, while Retro Fitness members will be allowed in that Rapid gym on Glenwood. The first new Retro Fitness gym will open in early 2014 at the Westgate Shopping Center in Durham. Michael Rattenni , who owns and operates the Rapid Fitness gyms in the Triangle, is somewhat of a serial entrepreneur.
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Cirrus Fitness Launches First-of-its-Kind Officially Branded Collegiate Fitness Equipment

“This is an exciting time for the fitness industry as Cirrus’ new lines will shake up the category and introduce color and spirit to equipment for the first time ever,” said Kenny Dichter, Chairman, Cirrus Fitness. “These are ideal products for fans across the country, adding another way for them to express their love for their school. Personally, I love how my home gym now resembles the University of Wisconsin Badger’s varsity gym.” Cirrus Fitness has introduced two product lines Cirrus Performance Edition and Cirrus by Cybex. The Cirrus Performance Edition consists of exercise / yoga mats, stability balls and medicine balls for home, personal and professional use with additional products coming in 2014. The Cirrus by Cybex line is a collection of professional-grade fitness machines including treadmills, arc trainers, and upright bikes for exercise enthusiasts and top performing athletes. Cirrus’ products can currently be found in university bookstores, collegiate affinity stores, big-box retail and online at .
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