PHOENIX, March 04, 2019 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FlexIt – the mobile solution that allows users to only pay for the gym time they use – announces the introduction of its app in Phoenix and surrounding cities including Scottsdale, Glendale, Mesa, and Chandler. The app, currently live in eight markets across the country, is now available in the greater Phoenix area at Mountainside Fitness and Youfit Health Clubs, giving FlexIt users access to gyms at affordable, pay-per-minute rates.

“With a presence in Phoenix and the surrounding areas, we look forward to giving more consumers the opportunity to personalize their fitness experience,” said Austin Cohen, CEO of FlexIt. “Our mission is to give gym-goers the opportunity to work out seamlessly at clubs they have not tried before. For gyms, we deliver the right leads and customer insights to help them convert these leads to members at higher rates; the power of FlexIt is in the network. We could not be more excited to see the accretive impact that our expansion into Arizona brings to our current and future club partners.”

FlexIt’s state of the art technology is revolutionizing the fitness space for both consumers and clubs across the nation through its smooth check-in/check-out process. FlexIt allows consumers to avoid the front desk friction and intimidation that often accompanies visiting a new club, and to pay-by-the-minute at the gym of their choice. On the club side, FlexIt serves as a powerful marketing tool for operators, enhancing profitability and generating new membership leads and organic marketing and cross-promotional opportunities. 

Gym-goers in the Phoenix area now have access to all Mountainside Fitness locations using the FlexIt app and can experience each gym’s services and premium amenities, including personal training, group classes and basketball courts, where available. Mountainside Fitness also has a location in Chase Field Ballpark, the home of the Arizona Diamondbacks, which is perfect for a quick workout before or after a game. In addition to Mountainside Fitness, Arizona FlexIt users can visit all Youfit locations using the FlexIt app and can take advantage of each gym’s services and amenities, including personal training, express circuit and group classes where available.

FlexIt is currently available for download in the App Store and Google Play. To learn more about FlexIt, visit: www.flexit.fit.

About FlexIt
FlexIt Inc. is the mobile app that quickly and seamlessly enables users to access gyms wherever and whenever they want, and only pay for the amount of time that they are in the facility. FlexIt offers consumers the flexibility that they expect, while generating leads and enhancing profitability for fitness clubs. FlexIt provides club access to users while simultaneously providing clubs with access to a large network of prospective members. FlexIt is available for download on iOS and Android in the respective app stores; for more information, please visit https://www.flexit.fit/

About Mountainside
Mountainside Fitness is Arizona's premier and privately owned health club currently operating 17 locations & 97,000 active members in the Phoenix Metropolitan area. Established in 1991 by Valley native Tom Hatten, Mountainside Fitness is proud to offer guests more than 80 group fitness classes per week, state-of-the-art fitness equipment, on-site childcare, complimentary towel service and a wide range of amenities with friendly service, at an affordable price. Mountainside Fitness is dedicated to helping members achieve their goals by offering a team of committed professionals, beautifully appointed full-service locker rooms, the option for executive treatment with personal lockers and laundry service, complimentary Wi-Fi, and the M Café serving smoothies, bottled beverages and healthy snacks. To learn more about Mountainside Fitness, visit mountainsidefitness.com or download the mobile app--search on iTunes or Google Play for Mountainside Fitness. Follow us at @mountainsidefit on Instagram and Facebook. 

About Youfit
Youfit Health Clubs, founded in 2008, is a chain of budget-friendly fitness centers with over 110 locations across the US, predominantly in the South and Western regions. Youfit was founded by Rick Berks with the aim of creating gyms with a welcoming environment where everyone fits-in at a low price starting at $10 per month. Youfit places a great emphasis on environmental responsibility. Its gym floors are made from Nike Grind and other recycled rubber materials, and each Youfit location practices additional eco-friendly initiatives. For more information, visit www.youfit.com.

Media Contact
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Uproar PR for FlexIt
jbertrand@uproarpr.com
321-236-0102

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