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CityFit opens ninth club and prepares for tenth

Retail & leisure
POLAND The CityFit fitness chain is continuing to expand having opened it ninth club on January 21st in the Rondo shopping centre in Bydgoszcz.

In April the chain will open its tenth club in Wrocław. The two-storey CityFit Bydgoszcz fitness club has an area of 1,400 sqm with 259 TechnoGym exercise machines. The interior was divided into separate training areas including a Fit Test zone, where you can measure your progress. The club includes changing rooms, drinking fountains with filtered water and vending machines offering drinks and healthy snacks. The club was designed by Zynk Design of London while Xplan was responsible for the fit out. CityFit is a Polish chain of fitness clubs that are open 24 hours a day, seven days a week. Its first club was opened in 2015. CityFit operates clubs in shopping centres, office buildings and city centres. The club it is to open in Wrocław will have an area of 1,900 sqm and will be the first club to have a specialised Relaxation Zone.

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schedule 27 October 2020
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schedule 27 October 2020
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schedule 23 October 2020
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schedule 22 October 2020
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schedule 21 October 2020
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