Life Time – The Healthy Way of Life Company Expands on Long Island with Opening of Garden City Destination on December 11

Healthy Way of Life destination creates more than 200 jobs; offers a
broad array of interest-driven programs, services and amenities for all
ages and families

GARDEN CITY, N.Y.–(BUSINESS WIRE)–The unrelenting quest for fitness and a healthy lifestyle is readily
apparent throughout western Nassau County. Walkers, runners and cyclists
traverse our roadways; workouts and healthy recipes are shared on every
social channel available; and workout gear is now an apparel category of
its own. With that in mind, Life
Time – The Healthy Way of Life Company
will mark the opening of its
second Long Island destination—Life Time Athletic Garden City—with a
Dec. 11 opening to Founder’s Members 4:00 a.m. and all members on
Tuesday, Dec. 15.

The three-story, nearly 180,000-square-foot destination, located at 750
Zeckendorf Blvd., will offer a health and fitness experience unique to
the area, including a 50,000-square-foot outdoor aquatic center with
zero-depth entry pools, lap pools and waterslides. In addition, the new
center will boast a broad array of highly personalized programs and
services that allow members to engage in their areas of interest and
help them achieve their total health objectives, athletic aspirations
and fitness goals.

“It’s humbling to see how our truly unique and personalized healthy way
of life approach has resonated here on Long Island,” said Phil Zerante,
Life Time Athletic Garden City general manager. “We’re on a mission to
improve the health of our communities and simply can’t wait to impact
the lives of area residents—from our littlest members to the most
seasoned adults.”

As with each of the 118 other destinations across the country, Life Time
Athletic Garden City will offer something for every age and physical
ability. From fitness to nutrition; recreation and entertainment;
aquatics, basketball leagues, spa, relaxation and more, this
all-inclusive destination will help every member of the family achieve
their individual health and fitness goals.

Other highlights include:

  • Five dedicated group exercise, cycle, Pilates and LifePower Yoga
  • 400 pieces of best-in-class cardiovascular and resistance training
  • Proprietary “Life Time Training Method,” a science-based approach for
    long-term health and wellness success led by the industry’s most
    highly certified fitness professionals
  • LifeCafe,
    serving healthy food and beverages free of trans fats, bleached
    flours, and artificial flavors, colors, preservatives and sweeteners
  • LifeSpa,
    offering full-service hair, nail and skin care services and
    therapeutic massage
  • Life Time Kids Academy, a unique membership program designed
    especially for kids from three months to 11 years, led by handpicked,
    certified experts committed to childhood development with classes
    including Zumba, yoga, tumbling, Spanish immersion, music, arts and
  • Two full-size indoor basketball courts, featuring Ultimate Hoops youth
    training programs and basketball leagues, the largest league in the
  • No long-term membership contracts
  • Complimentary towel and locker service

Life Time Athletic Garden City will be open Monday through Sunday from
4:00 a.m. to Midnight. For more information about Life Time Athletic
Garden City, call 516.580.7100, visit

About Life Time Fitness, Inc.
As The Healthy Way of Life
Company, Life Time helps organizations, communities and individuals
achieve their total health objectives, athletic aspirations and fitness
goals by engaging in their areas of interest—or discovering new
passions—both inside and outside of Life Time’s distinctive and large
sports, professional fitness, family recreation and spa destinations.
The Company’s Healthy Way of Life approach enables members to achieve
this by providing the best programs, people and places of uncompromising
quality and value. As of Dec. 10, 2015, the Company operates 118 centers
brands in the United States and Canada. Additional information about
Life Time centers, programs and services is available at


For Life Time Fitness, Inc.
Natalie Bushaw, 952-229-2007
Caputi, 631-427-1713