Groundbreaking Ceremony for Historic Plunge & Fit Mission Beach with CBS News 8
Published: January 30, 2017
Fit Athletic Club is proud to announce the Groundbreaking Ceremony that will commence the restoration of the Historic Plunge and the start of an exciting new expansion: Fit Mission Beach. Watch the full story here with CBS News 8 San Diego.
CW 6 Summer Smash Workout
Published: July 27, 2016
The CW 6 San Diego
took over Fit’s Outdoor Fitness area for a Summer Smash Workout! Watch all the live coverage here.
Fox 5 All Star Game Day
Published: July 12, 2016
Fox 5 San Diego
stopped by with some celeb friends and took over or balcony for the 2016 All Star Game!
CW 6 All Star Weekend
Published: July 8, 2016
The CW 6 San Diego
took over Fit Athletic during MLB All Star Weekend! Sports stars, TV Celebs and more stopped by!
A-List San Diego: Fit Voted Top Gym
Published: May 17, 2016
Fit Athletic Club was voted Top Gym in San Diego’s 2016 A-List Contest.
Pomerado News: 2016 Best of Inland
Published: May 13, 2016
Pomerado News 2016 Best of Inland Reader’s Poll voted Fit Athletic Club Carmel Mountain Ranch Top Gym.
Discover SD names Fit, Top Trainers in San Diego!
Published: January 21, 2016
We are proud to be ranked Top Personal Trainers in San Diego from Discover SD!
Find out what makes our Fit Trainers the Best of the Best here.
Fox 5 2016
Published: January 12, 2016
San Diego’s Fox 5 Fitness tips featured at Fit Athletic Downtown. Featuring from Group Exercise director Connie Cook and General Manager, Mike Mitchell! Watch all 4 clips now.
“New Year, New You” Live segment on San Diego’s CW6
Published: January 4, 2016
San Diego’s CW6’s “New Year, New You” At Fit Athletic Downtown. With Fit Tips from General Manager, Mike Mitchell! Watch here
Union Tribune: Fit Athletic declared “The People’s Gym”.
Published: September 3, 2015
The San Diego Union Tribune names Fit Athletic, “The People’s Gym. Read how Scott Lutwak started it all here.
Discover SD: ‘Kickass Entrepreneur,’ Fit owner Scott Lutwak
Published: September 1, 2015
Get pumped with the man behind Fit, Scott Lutwak. Read the “kickass” article here.
Pomerado News: Fit Athletic Club offers ‘country club’ environment
Published: June 24, 2015
Looking for a gym you can enjoy with the whole family? Try Fit Athletic Club in Carmel Mountain Ranch. Read the full article here.
Fit Solana Beach Trainer Brian Mahon Featured in Discover SD Magazine
Published: June 11, 2015
How to get beach body ready with Fit Solana Beach Trainer Brian Mahon. Read the full article here.
Del Mar Times declares Fit Solana Beach a one stop shop for a healthy lifestyle –
Published: June 3, 2015
Fit Athletic Club Solana Beach has everything you need for a healthy lifestyle. Read the full Business Spotlight from the Del Mar Times here
UT Best of: San Diego Best Health and Fitness Club 2015 Nominee
Published: June 1, 2015
Fit Athletic Club: Top nominee for the San Diego’s Best Health & Fitness Club 2015.
Discoversd.com names Fit Athletic Club Carmel Mountain “Best Pools in San Diego”
Published: May 14, 2015
Fit Athletic Club Carmel Mountain has been awarded as one of the best pools in San Diego to visit this summer to beat the heat. Click here
to read the full article.
Scion: Where to get Fit in San Diego
Published: May 1, 2015
Scion presents: Where to get Fit in San Diego. See listing here.
“Corporate Wellness Programs Strengthen Businesses” – San Diego Downtown News
Published: March 6, 2015
Red Door Interactive CEO Reid Carr is one of several local business owners who have chosen Fit as their health & wellness partner.
to read his interview with San Diego Downtown News.
“Fit Four Life” – FINE Magazine Feature
Published: March 1, 2015
Fit Solana Beach and Carmel Mountain Ranch are described as some of San Diego’s hottest new fitness facilities in FINE Magazine’s – “Fit Four Life” article. Click here
Discoversd.com Names Fit Solana Beach & Fit Carmel Mountain “Best New Gyms in San Diego”
Published: January 7, 2015
DiscoverSD.com names Fit Athletic Solana Beach and Fit Athletic Carmel Mountain “Best New Gyms & Fitness Spots in San Diego”
to see the article.
“Luxury Gym Keeps San Diego Companies Fit” – Discoversd.com
Published: January 4, 2015
Locally headquartered companies such as Red Door Interactive, Houzz, Bumble Bee Foods and Digitaria enjoy the benefits of corporate gym membership plans at Fit Athletic Club.
Read the article
Fit Solana Beach Featured on Fox 5 San Diego News
Published: January 1, 2015
Fox 5’s Heather Lake goes over gym etiquette and covers special workout tips in news segments featuring Fit Solana Beach, CA.
Watch Fox 5 San Diego Video: Gym Workout Warmup
Watch Fox 5 San Diego Video: Proper Gym Etiquette
San Diego Business Journal – All Fit Athletic Club Café Profits Benefit Local Homeless Shelter
Published: December 30, 2014
San Diego Business Journal highlights a recent kitchen dedication ceremony led by city council member Todd Gloria at Connections Housing, San Diego’s newest homeless facility. All Fit Athletic Club café profits benefit Urban Angels
, a nonprofit organization which provides all feeding services at the facility.
to see the article.
Discoversd.com “Street Style” features Fit Downtown Trainers & Members
Published: December 26, 2014
Fit Athletic Downtown San Diego members & staff share their favorite fitness fashion trends for the year.
to view the online article and photos.
Local Homeless Shelter Kitchen Dedicated to Urban Angels by Todd Gloria
Published: December 22, 2014
Fit’s nonprofit, Urban Angels, was mentioned in a San Diego Magazine “Charity News” article covering local charitable happenings & events. Click here
and scroll down to find a short excerpt about the Connections Housing kitchen dedication ceremony. Click here
to watch a brief event video!
Fit Wins “Best Gym in San Diego” in the 2014 A-List Contest
Published: August 26, 2014
Fit Athletic Club wins first place in the San Diego A-List contest for “Best Gym in San Diego”, knocking out 78 local gym nominees. See the Fit award page
on the A-list site. Thank you San Diego!
“Best North County Gym Expansion” – San Diego Magazine
Published: March 3, 2014
San Diego Magazine gives Fit Athletic Club the title of “Best Gym Expansion” in their “Best of North County” issue, thanks to new locations in Solana Beach and Carmel Mountain Ranch.
to view the article.
ClubIndustry.com – Fit Acquires Two Frog’s Fitness Clubs in San Diego
Published: February 24, 2014
Fit Athletic Club, which has locations in San Diego and Houston, has acquired two Frog’s Fitness clubs from Club One, San Francisco. Read more (email registration is required for full access)
Or view the PDF version here
San Diego’s Best Gym – SD Downtown News Reader’s Choice Awards 2013
Published: February 14, 2014
Fit Athletic Club – Downtown San Diego wins “Best Gym in San Diego” for 2013! View the February 2014 San Diego Downtown News “Reader’s Choice” issue online
Fit Athletic Acquires Clubs in Solana Beach and Carmel Mountain Ranch
Published: January 27, 2014
| Fit is so proud to announce the acquisition of clubs located in SOLANA BEACH and CARMEL MOUNTAIN RANCH!
Thank you to all of our loyal members and dedicated staff for making this possible. We are so excited to expand and bring our lifestyle brand of health, fitness and positive energy to beautiful North County in 2014. We can’t wait to Fit-ify the gyms and turn them into the BEST health & fitness clubs you’ve ever experienced.
Former Frog’s members, we are so excited to welcome you to the Fit Family. Please read our Welcome Letter.
For questions about multi-club access, please contact your membership counselor. Please click here to learn about how you can partner your North County business with our Fit Perx program.
The new clubs are located at 511 S Hwy 101, Solana Beach, CA 92075 (formerly Frog’s Fitness – Solana Beach ) and 12171 World Trade Dr, San Diego, CA 92128 (formerly Frog’s Fitness – Carmel Mountain Ranch).|
DiscoverSD “Top Ten San Diego Gyms & Health Clubs” – January 2014
Published: January 3, 2014
Undoubtedly the sexiest gym in San Diego and the preferred meeting spot for slim socialites, buff industry hipsters and downtown professionals alike, FIT is way more than just a pretty face.
View article here
SD Downtown News – Readers Choice Awards 2012 – “Best Gym & Best Personal Trainers”
Published: December 3, 2012
San Diego Downtown News Readers vote Fit Athletic Club “Best Gym” and “Best Personal Trainers”
View awards here
Fashion 5.0 Magazine – “Work it Out – Getting Fit Never Looked So Fashionable” The Fitness Issue, February 2012
Published: February 28, 2012
Fit Athletic Club is featured in the February 2012 issue of Fashion 5.0 Magazine
View the spread here
Watch the photoshoot video here
Downtown News – “Business Owner, Nonprofit Founder Helps Nourish a Healthy San Diego” January 2012
Published: January 19, 2012
Fit owner Scott Lutwak nourishes East Village and extends a helping hand to the homeless population of San Diego.
View article here
Club Industry Magazine – “Member Perks Part of Growing Club Trend” November 2010
Published: November 4, 2010
“Fit Athletic Club, San Diego, is passing on the “perx” to its members. With about 180 business partners in tow and another three to five partners scheduled to join the Fit Perx program every week, Fit is an example of a growing trend in which clubs offer discounts to their members through business partnerships…”
View article here
(scroll down to bottom of page)
Club Industry Magazine Cover Feature – “Design Discoveries” August 2010
Published: August 14, 2010
Fit Athletic Club San Diego makes the cover of Club Industry Magazine. Article “Design Discoveries: Unique design elements and locations help club owners boost retention and attract members” pages 54-56.
DiscoverSD.com – “New Fit Perx Card at Fit Athletic”
Published: March 15, 2010
An old gum wrapper, dated business cards, your lucky penny…if these are the most impressive items in your wallet it’s time to spiff it up a bit with a personalized black Fit Perx
card that shows off your savvy mindset and buff biceps at the same time.
A simple flash of a Fit Perx card grants you discounts of 20% or more at some of your favorite San Diego restaurants and businesses…
Read more here
FOX 6 News with Ruben Galvan
Published: September 9, 2008
San Diego local news reporter Ruben Galvan tries out the new Cardio Strip group classes with Fit members and learns moves & techniques that raise the heart rate and make you lean & toned!
View Video Clip 1
View Video Clip 2
View Video Clip 3
San Diego Magazine “Best of San Diego” Issue
Published: August 3, 2008
Fit Athletic Club – San Diego is recognized as “Best Posh Pilates Place” – “Once you’ve stretched, cycled or sat lotus on the shaded patio overlooking Petco Park, you’ll know you’ve arrived…
Houston Business Journal – “Fit Athletic Club Adds Muscle”
Published: July 25, 2008
Upscale boutique gym concept recently expanded to San Diego and is shaping up for further growth. Read the Article
Pacific San Diego Magazine – “A Perfect Fit”
Published: June 26, 2008
Workin’ it at Downtown’s Epic New Mega Gym – Fit Athletic Club. Photographed by Ming S. Wu
Nostika Magazine – “Martial Arts at Fit Athletic Club”
Published: June 19, 2008
The martial arts program at Fit Athletic Club is the perfect combination of jiu-jitsu, kick boxing and haganah. You get a full work out while acquiring greater agility, discipline and self defense techniques…
Ranch & Coast Magazine – “Gym Meets Country Club Meets Nightclub” June 2008
Published: June 1, 2008
High end club features a members-only lounge with computers, cardio equipment with individual plasma TV’s, eucalyptus steam rooms, dry saunas…
PinkPartySD.com – Breast Cancer Awareness Event
Published: April 17, 2008
Fit Athletic steps up to host The Pink Party and support its mission of increasing the awareness of breast health amongst a younger demographic. This event was awarded a Special Commendation by the City of San Diego for its activism and leadership in early detection and treatment of breast cancer.
Watch video here
DiscoverSD.com – “San Diego’s First and Only Luxury Gym”
Published: March 24, 2008
Read all about why FIT will be the next big lifestyle staple in East Village.
Read article here
San Diego Business Journal – “Gym Owner Thinks Urban Dwellers Eager to Get Slim Fast”
Published: March 17, 2008
New Fit club features camaraderie, fire pit…
CitySearch – San Diego’s New Luxury Fitness Facility is Here
Published: February 1, 2007
Fit is San Diego’s NEW Premier Athletic Club located in the heart of East Village – Downtown San Diego.
Watch introductory video here