Fitness/Outdoor Recreation

Thornton gym swaps brands

Returning to its original brand, a Thornton gym is set for renovations and upgrades. And its owner is weighing the possibility of a second location.

CrossFit gym beefs up with second space

Maxing out its current facility, a LoDo CrossFit gym is expanding into what it sees as the next up-and-coming neighborhood: RiNo.

Skiers swarm A-Basin, marking new record

With recent snowfall and the closure of many other area slopes, Arapahoe Basin eclipsed its most-visited day by 15 percent over the weekend.

Vail taps new mountain planner

A ski resort planner who got his start with Vail as a college intern is filling the role of mountain planner for two Denver resorts.

Robots invade Denver gym scene

The tech boom is pushing a software-oriented gym concept into Denver. A software engineer is launching a 14th Avenue fitness franchise that will include computerized machines to customize workouts.

Gyms rebrand under new owner

After taking over a handful of area gyms from their struggling operator, a 24-hour fitness company is rebranding its purchases.

Combo fitness studio flexes in Five Points

A pair of first-time business owners are combining two fitness trends and adding to the number of gym studios in the Five Points neighborhood.

Fitness chains team up in Stapleton

Two local gym brands are joining forces in an expansion to Stapleton. And their new locations in the old Stanley Aviation building will lead to some joint ventures and moves toward more kid-friendly programming.