24 Hour Fitness Named Official Training Center of the Utah Blaze

Utah Blaze

April 7, 2010 - Arena Football League (AFL) - Utah Blaze

News Release

SALT LAKE CITY, UT; April 7, 2010 - The Utah Blaze is proud to announce the support of their newest corporate sponsor, 24 Hour Fitness who will provide access to their clubs for players on the team to prepare and train for competition. The 24 Hour Fitness - Sport Club, located at 5766 South 1900 West in Taylorsville, has been named "the official training center" for the Blaze as they enter their fourth season of Arena Football.

"We are very excited to partner with 24 Hour Fitness for all of our training and fitness needs," said general manager Steve Videtich. "They have a great facility and a full offering of strength and cardio equipment that will help our team get the best possible workouts."

"24 Hour Fitness is glad to support the Blaze by providing the team with access to our clubs in Utah and our network of more than 400 clubs nationwide, so the team can train on the road," said Harry Reo, 24 Hour Fitness, Regional Vice President.

The Blaze opens the 2010 season April 9 when they host the Spokane Shock. Former "American Idol" finalist, David Archuleta, will be providing the half-time entertainment for the game. Single-game tickets can be purchased through www.ticketmaster.com. Group and season tickets are also available by calling 888-99BLAZE or information can be found at www.utblaze.com.

About 24 Hour Fitness

Headquartered in San Ramon, Calif., 24 Hour Fitness, an innovative leader in the health and fitness industry, serves more than three million members in more than 400 clubs. Founded in 1983 as a one-club operation, 24 Hour Fitness pioneered the concept of making fitness accessible, affordable and a way of life for everyone. The company demonstrates its leadership through sponsorships like that of the U.S. Olympic Team and a commitment to the community through various charitable and in-kind donations. In addition, 24 Hour Fitness enjoys strategic partnerships with major consumer brands like Coca-Cola and Everlast and for nine seasons has partnered with NBC\'s popular reality TV show, "The Biggest Loser." Please call 1-800-224-0240 or visit www.24HourFitness.com for more information and to find the location nearest you.

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