Crunch Franchise Announces Newest Location In Vista, CA

NEW YORK - June 30, 2015 // PRNewswire // - Crunch Franchise announces the opening of its newest franchise location in Vista, California. The renowned gym chain, best known for making serious workouts fun through innovative group fitness programming and cutting-edge training offerings, looks to continue to spread its 'No Judgments' philosophy through the San Diego area with the grand opening of Crunch Vista.

Crunch Vista is officially open for workouts, timed perfectly for helping residents shape up for summer. The new club is located at 225 Vista Village Drive, Suite 310-B, Vista, CA 92083 in Vista Village Marketplace alongside Lowes, Cinepolis Movie Theater and Staples, and is conveniently located next to the locally owned and operated health food grocery store, Frazier Farms.

The club boasts a 20,000 square foot space to accommodate the highly populated and health conscious community. Top-notch amenities include vast amounts of state-of-the-art cardio and strength training equipment, full-service locker rooms, tanning and HydroMassage. The space contains a 2,400 square foot fitness studio that will hold over 180 of Crunch's signature group fitness classes per month, including BodyWeb with TRX®, Zumba®, Cardio Tai Box, Yoga Body Sculpt, BOSU® Bootcamp, Fat Burning Pilates and more. There is also a 4,000 square foot area devoted to functional training equipped with the Throwdown® UTC K2 and CTC units and a 40 yard long AstroTurf area for running drills. Expert personal trainers are available to provide members with personalized workout and diet plans.

Crunch Vista is owned and operated by 30-year fitness industry veteran, Steve Clinefelter and his wife, Trish Clinefelter. Steve and Trish began doing business together five years ago and Crunch Vista is the fifth Crunch location the local couple has opened together. They anticipate opening a total of 14 Crunch locations throughout Southern California over the next five years.

"We are excited to have the opportunity to open a Crunch location in an area so close to our home," said Crunch Franchisee, Steve Clinefelter. "Vista Village Marketplace is the perfect location for Crunch and we are very excited to become part of the Vista community!"

Crunch Vista is currently open for workouts at 225 Vista Village Drive, Suite 310-B, Vista, CA 92083. For more information visit or call (760) 477-4000. To learn more about Crunch franchising opportunities, visit

About Crunch 

Crunch is a gym that believes in making serious exercise fun by fusing fitness and entertainment and pioneering a philosophy of No Judgments. Headquartered in New York City, and co-owned by New Evolution Ventures (NeV) and private-equity firm Angelo, Gordon, Crunch serves over 500,000 members with over 115 gyms worldwide, including 86 franchise locations in MA, PA, NY, NJ, CT, WA, OR, CA, TX, FL, KY, VA, Puerto Rico and Australia, and is rapidly expanding across the U.S. and around the globe. Go to for more information.

About New Evolution Ventures™ (NeV)

Based in Northern California, New Evolution Ventures (NeV) is a private equity firm focused on the acquisition, development and operations management of fitness, health and wellness interests both domestically and internationally. Founded in 2008 by Mark Mastrov, Jim Rowley and Mike Feeney, the current team of NeV professionals is shaping the world of fitness, health and wellness one brand at a time. With a foundation representing over a century of business experience, NeV currently has operations and investments in more than 20 countries worldwide representing over 800+ facilities. For more information, visit