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Men's Health

How This Guy Got Motivated to Hit the Gym and Lost 300 Pounds

• At his peak, Gary Hall weighed more than 500 pounds and experienced a variety of related health issues.
• A comment about his weight motivated him to start working out and eating healthier.


USA Today

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WBZ - CBS Boston

Planet Fitness Staff, Off-Duty Nurse Act To Save Man’s Life

WILMINGTON – A Planet Fitness employee is credited with saving the life of a gym member who suddenly collapsed on the floor in cardiac arrest Thursday morning.


Foster's Daily Democrat

Fitness center a boost for Lydia’s House of Hope


Wall Street Journal

No- Frills Gym Chain Bulks Up Thanks to Workout Boom

Planet Fitness’s valuation soars as it attracts newcomers with cheap memberships, casual environment and free pizza

By Jaewon Kang


Fastest-Growing Franchises Ranking

Meet the companies that are leveraging their ability to scale fast—and take their franchisees along with them—in Entrepreneur’s annual fastest-growing-franchises ranking.