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World Gym names Precor premier fitness equipment provider


National leader signs agreement on strength, cardio and entertainment

WOODINVILLE, WA — Precor has signed an agreement with World Gym International to be their premier fitness equipment provider.

Through this agreement, Precor will provide World Gym’s health and fitness centers with Precor cardiovascular and strength equipment, along with integrated Cardio Theater personal viewing screens.

With over 200 clubs worldwide, World Gym is a globally recognized workout destination that was founded in 1976 by Joe Gold. Recently relocated back to it’s Southern California roots, World Gym is one of the most celebrated fitness brands in the world today,

“Our vision for the future included working with a company that would grow with us, Precor is that company,” said World Gym International VP of Gym Development, Bill Windscheif. “Precor offers some of the best products in the market that both our franchisees and our customers love. Add in that their customer service and parts availability is second to none, and you have a winning combination that we are excited to start taking advantage of immediately.”

About World Gym

The iconic World Gym ( brand was founded in 1976 by Joe Gold during the glory days of Muscle Beach in Venice, CA.  Since that time, World Gym has evolved into an internationally recognized brand.

World Gym currently has over 200 franchisees worldwide. Locations are currently in 36 states, Canada, Mexico, Central & South America, Africa, Russia, Asia, Australia, and in the UAE.  Plans include further expansion of the global gym network and the opening of strategically located flagship gyms.

About Precor

Founded in the Seattle, WA, area in 1980, Precor ( operates production, distribution and headquarters facilities near Seattle, with offices in the UK, Germany, Benelux, Spain, France, Switzerland, Austria, Japan and China. Engineered to move the way you move, Precor equipment sets the global standard for a fluid, natural, low-impact workout experience.

Precor is a subsidiary of Amer Sports Corp. (, the world's largest sports equipment company, with internationally recognized brands Wilson, Atomic, Suunto, Precor, Salomon and Mavic.