Retro Fitness Celebrates Father's Day With National Promotion

Nation's Leading Low-Cost, High-Value Fitness Chain to Provide Free Workouts to Dads June 14-16

COLTS NECK, N.J., June 12, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- The nation's leading low-cost, high-value fitness franchise concept, Retro Fitness, is celebrating Father's Day by offering free workouts to all members' dads June 14-16, 2013. Available at all participating locations, each father simply needs to show a picture with his children to a Retro Fitness staff member in order to qualify for the free workouts.

"Several of my fondest memories with my dad are times we've spent working out together," said Eric Casaburi, founder and CEO of Retro Fitness. "Now, with four kids of my own, I try to set a good example for my children when it comes to health and fitness. It would mean so much to me if more families worked out together, and Father's Day is the perfect time to start."

Parents that engage in exercise, as well as motivate their kids to do the same, are less likely to have overweight children, according to a recent study done by the University of Alberta, one of Canada's largest research-intensive Universities. Retro Fitness urges families to work out together since it not only encourages healthy habits, but it is also a great way for families to bond and have a little bit of fun together.

Retro Fitness clubs blend vibrant color schemes into a fun, energetic atmosphere where gym members can comfortably meet their fitness goals. With an affordable monthly membership of just $19.99, Retro Fitness gym members have access to a full-collection of top-of-the-line equipment, cardio machines complete with individualized LCD television monitors, a full-service RetroBlends juice bar, personal training, tanning, locker rooms, and child sitting. Members can also work up a sweat in the popular RetroTheatre that houses cardio equipment such as treadmills, ellipticals and recumbent bikes, all arranged in a movie-theatre like setting, and plays movies on a gigantic screen throughout the day.

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About Retro Fitness

Founded in 2004 by entrepreneur Eric Casaburi, Retro Fitness has evolved from a regional Northeast gym concept into a national fitness system with more than 120 gyms open or in development in 10 states. Expansion plans call for 150 gyms in the next three years and growth into new major markets such as Maryland, New York, Virginia, and Washington D.C.. Each Retro Fitness location is equipped with a full-service fitness center including 60-100 pieces of equipment supplied by leading manufacturers such as Life Fitness and Iron Grip. In 2012, Retro Fitness saw its third-consecutive placement on the Entrepreneur "Franchise 500" annual ranking. The company has also been recognized as one of the "Top Fastest-Growing Franchises" and "Top New Franchises" by the publication. For more information, please visit, and to learn more about franchise opportunities visit


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