Locals came out to the grand opening of a state of the art work out facility on Saturday.
The Northpointe Fitness Institute opened it's door to the public. The Veteran owned facility focuses on sports specific training, weight management and restorative health. Owner of the facility, Phillip Arthur says that experience and education sets them a part from other gyms.
"We are professionals," said Arthur. We are college educated in our subject matter, more than 20, years experience in gerontology and health and fitness. Anyone can start a gym, but not everyone can start an institute. "
At the fitness institute people of all ages can expect custom designed work outs and nutrition plans that are geared towards making a permanent lifestyle change.
"When you see people who claim that they lost 60 pounds in three weeks its not the right way, long-term health complications which we clean up," said Arthur. That's part of what we do, we help restart the system and get the metabolism going again, "
The grand opening featured plenty of food, discounts and specials provided by area partners including AAA and EMF Web Solutions. For more information about the institute you can visit its website at http://northpointefitnessinstitute.com/.