About Life Time

Life Time champions a healthy and happy life for its members across 140 destinations in 39 major markets in the U.S. and Canada. As the nation’s only Healthy Way of Life brand, Life Time delivers an unmatched athletic resort experience and provides a comprehensive healthy living, healthy aging and healthy entertainment experience that goes well beyond fitness to encompass the entire spectrum of daily life for individuals, couples and families of all ages.

Life Time destinations across the U.S. and Canada offer distinctive, branded programs and services including: personal and TEAM small group training, weight loss programming, Pilates, studio, cycle and yoga classes, tennis, racquetball and squash, swim programming and Ultimate Hoops basketball. Full-service LifeSpas, LifeCafe and LifeClinic Chiropractic offices are also located within Life Time.

Our mission is to provide an entertaining, educational, friendly and inviting, funcitional and innovative, experience of uncompromising quality that meets the health and fitness needs of the entire family. 

Latest News
Nov 27, 2018

Life Time, the premier healthy lifestyle brand, is set to open its newest luxury athletic club in Chicagoland in more than ten years. Life Time Athletic Northbrook will open to members at 4:00...

Nov 22, 2018

Make your list, check it twice and make sure it includes something healthy and nice. Life Time, the premier healthy lifestyle brand, has assembled a collection of savings available during Black...

Nov 21, 2018

On the heels of receiving four awards at FOLIO: in October, Experience Life, the whole-life health and fitness magazine, was awarded top honors in six categories on Thursday, November 1, at the...

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Company Timeline
  • 1992
    Life Time Fitness founded by Chief Executive Officer, Chairman and President Bahram Akradi.
    First 27,000-square-foot club opened in Brooklyn Park, Minn.
  • 1994
    First 65,000-square-foot club built and opened in Eagan, Minn.
  • 2000
    Life Time expands its offerings to include proprietary line of nutritional products and supplements.
    Experience Life magazine debuts to engage members with content to inspire healthy living.
  • 2001
    Life Time Athletic Events is created as a division of Life Time Fitness, Inc.
  • 2003
    Life Time launches a portfolio of health seminars, assessments and innovative partnerships with health insurance companies to build the Healthy Way of Life mission to corporate America.
  • 2004
    Life Time completes initial public offering with the New York Stock Exchange.
  • 2011
    Life Time exceeds $1 billion in revenue.
  • 2012
    Life Time opens its first international club in Mississauga, Ontario, Canada.
    Life Time celebrates its 100th grand opening with Life Time Athletic Atlanta in Sandy Springs, Ga.
    Life Time’s LifeCafe introduces “If it’s Here It’s Healthy” menu featuring all-natural foods and products free of trans fats, bleached flours, artificial flavors, colors, preservatives and sweeteners.
  • 2013
    Life Time launches first-ever January 1 Commitment Day, a simultaneous nationwide 5K to encourage Americans to commit to a healthy way of life 365 days a year.
  • 2015
    Life Time announces completion of its acquisition by majority owners TPG and Leonard Green; returns to operation as a private company.