Crunch Fitness to Open New State-of-the-Art Gym in Nebraska


On Dec. 26, 2023, Crunch Fitness (New York, NY) announced the Presale & Grand Opening of Crunch Fitness Lincoln, a new state-of-the-art facility owned by fitness veteran Brian Hibbard, CEO of Fitness Ventures LLC (Altamonte Springs, FL), the largest franchisee of Crunch gyms.

The new gym will contain 55,000 square feet of renovated space and $1 million worth of top-of-the-line fitness equipment. It is set to be the first Crunch gym in Nebraska. Fitness Ventures owns and operates gyms and clubs in more than 20 states.

The Presale begins on Dec. 28, both in-person and online, and will allow visitors to meet the trainers, tour the club and enroll at a discounted rate of $9.99 per month. The first 500 members will become “founding members” and receive a presale rate of $1 down, one month free, free items such as a T-shirt and discounts on personal training.

Crunch Fitness Lincoln will feature cardio and strength training equipment, a functional training area with multiple indoor turfs, babysitting, a group fitness studio, personal training, a cycling studio, HydroMassage chairs and tanning beds, among many other amenities.

The new gym is expected to provide both health and economic benefits for the city of Lincoln.

“We’re thrilled to be bringing Crunch Fitness to Lincoln,” Hibbard said. “We believe that fitness should be accessible and enjoyable for everyone, and our goal is to provide a welcoming and inclusive space where people of all fitness levels can come together to achieve their goals. By expanding our presence in Lincoln with this first location, we are providing even more opportunities for residents to prioritize their health and wellness.”

The new gym is expected to open on Jan. 5, 2024 and is located at 5050 N 27th Street in Lincoln, NE.