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LifeFit Group - Creating healthier and fitter lives

LifeFit Group is committed to inspiring and supporting its customers to live their best lives through personal, fun and focused health and fitness experiences. We believe that everybody has great potential – and we provide motivating opportunities to unleash it.

In order to achieve this, LifeFit Group combines eight successful fitness brands from the boutique, „high-value-low-price” and premium segments: Fitness First, ELBGYM, Barry’s, smile X, The Gym Society, Pure Barre, Club Pilates and In Shape.

Fitness First is the leading national premium fitness provider in Germany, operating more than 50 gyms across the country. Fitness First Germany offers its customers a comprehensive fitness and wellness experience with innovative training concepts.

Hamburg-based performance fitness provider ELBGYM stands for hard and powerful workouts as well as a strong and dedicated community. ELBGYM currently runs seven gyms, four in Hamburg and one each in Munich, Berlin and Augsburg. A new gym will open in March 2022 in Hamburg.

smile X is the leading regional fitness provider in South West Germany. smile X stands out due to its unparalleled high value for money offering. With over 20 clubs, LifeFit Group has started engaging in the fast growing “high-value-low-price” market segment.

With The Gym Society, an innovative boutique concept is entering the German market. The Gym Society provides expertise in the areas of personalised and high-quality training programs, combining personal training with the latest technology, for personalised fitness within 45 minutes. The first studio in Germany was opened in Cologne in July 2020.

The boutique fitness concept of Barry’s, the pioneer of high-intensity interval training indoors, completes the diverse portfolio of LifeFit Group. Barry’s studios are spread around the world, with two studios in Germany were opened in June 2021 in Frankfurt and in September 2021 in Berlin.

Pure Barre is the largest, most established barre franchise with more than 550 studios across North America and over 100 in development in North America and internationally. With a dedicated following of 550,000+ clients, Pure Barre offers effective total body workouts focused on low-impact, high-intensity movements that lift and tone muscles to improve strength, agility and flexibility for clients at every fitness level.

Club Pilates, with more than 550 studios open, is the largest network of Reformer-based group Pilates studios in the world. Pure to Joseph Pilates’ original Reformer-based Contrology Method, but modernized with group practice and expanded state-of-the-art equipment, Club Pilates offers high-quality, life-changing training at an affordable price. LifeFit Group plans to open the first studio in Germany in 2022.

In Shape is the leading fitness studio chain in the region between Stuttgart and Ulm with 13 clubs and 5 different studio concepts – Premium, Physio&Fitness, Dynamic, Pure and Pure Express. 

The combined expertise of eight successful fitness brands alongside their innovative training concepts make LifeFit Group a leading health and fitness platform in Germany.

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Taking responsibility, being entrepreneurial and always keep going
Always striving for excellence
Blowing away customer expectations with our love for health and fitness
Inspiring each other and always winning as a team
Doing the right thing – every time