Company Timeline

Company Timeline


Company Timeline
  • 1992
    Life Time Fitness founded by Chief Executive Officer, Chairman and President Bahram Akradi.
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    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.
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    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.
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    Life Time celebrates its 100th grand opening with Life Time Athletic Atlanta in Sandy Springs, Ga.
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    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.