Fit Friday: 9Round Grand Opening

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — A new gym that claims to whip you into shape in just 30 minutes held its grand opening Friday. 9Round is a total body workout that includes nine stations aiming to blast fat and tone your body. The class starts with a warm-up, then strength building, kickboxing and finally a core workout. Participants spend … Continue reading »

International Fitness Holds Re-Opening

EUGENE, Ore. — Help yourself while helping others–that’s what a local gym hopes to convince folks to do Thursday. The International Fitness on Green Acres Road will hold its grand re-opening. Everyone, member or not, can check out what the remodeled facility has to offer. Formerly a Gold’s Gym, managers say the melding of the … Continue reading »

New Fitness Craze Comes to Local Gym

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — You’ve probably experienced the workout rut. You know when you just keep doing the same routine over and over again and just get bored with it. We found a very unique workout routine happening right here in Lane County, and we just had to take the class ourselves to find out what … Continue reading »

Fundraiser for Wattiers Breaks the Bank

EUGENE, Ore. — Dozens of gym goers sweated it out for a good cause Saturday morning. Now a Lane County deputy and his wife have even more help on their side. Drew and Michelle Wattier were victims of a hit-and-run crash while vacationing in Mexico. Both are in stable but serious condition. Michelle has started … Continue reading »

New CrossFit Gym Opens

EUGENE, Ore. — If you’re looking to stay fit in the new year, a new gym is opening in Eugene. CrossFit Evviva is opening a new location near downtown. It offers a variety of classes, including cycling and rope climbing. The gym’s owner says that while this particular business might be new, its workouts have … Continue reading »

Oz Gym Under New Ownership

SPRINGFIELD, Ore. — Oz Fitness in Springfield’s Gateway Mall will be under new ownership starting Saturday. International Fitness, a locally-owned gym, bought it. The 32,000-square-foot space will become the fifth location for International Fitness in the Eugene and Springfield area. At least one customer is excited about the change. “There’s been some maintenance issues. There’s … Continue reading »