GG EXPRESS - University of Indonesia
May 8, 2012

Depok – 9 May 2012. Today, the first fitness club chain in the world, Gold’s Gym is expanding the business in a new market line. Thru the master franchise in Indonesia, Gold’s Gym Indonesia is proudly announcing “Gold’s Gym Express” – the newest concept of Gold’s Gym fitness club.

One of the most exciting things from this new fitness club is because of the location where they build this hippest concept of a fitness club! Crystal of Knowledge library, University of Indonesia, Depok – YES, Gold’s Gym Indonesia will become the first fitness club in Indonesia which builds their fitness club inside a university. Besides being the first fitness club inside a university, this fitness club will become the first GOLD’S GYM EXPRESS in Indonesia, which will provide the most sophisticated and hippest concept of a fitness club following its member segment and lifestyle.

As you know, being located inside a university and surrounded with its faculties, Gold’s Gym Express main member would become the college students from University of Indonesia. Therefore Gold’s Gym Express will be built the club in an artsy ambiance with bright full colors and graffiti paintings all over the wall. The first time you come inside the club, you will be welcomed by a warm greeting from our customer service, and you will be fully entertained with the hippest background music surround the most dynamic club ambiance in a youthful feel.

“The reason why we choose University of Indonesia as the first location of Gold’s Gym Express is because we want to penetrate the market of youngster who wants to live healthier, having a better shape of body, and including becoming the place where they could socialize with their friends and build a healthy community. These college students are the future of this Nation, so we need to make them to become a healthy and positive person both mentally and physically” said Gold’s Gym Indonesia CEO, Mr. Francis Wanandi.

“This two storey Gold’s Gym Express would be fully equipped with sophisticated equipments that will help the member to achieve their target. And following the market trend of a fitness club, Boxing area will also be provided in Gold’s Gym Express since lots of young people both men and women are being interested with this challenging exercise. And the member would be even more attracted since we designed in a bright color of Red! Besides Boxing area, we do also provide a TRX area where it would be very helpful exercise for those who wants to strengthen up some part of their body but can’t do a heavy exercise because of an injury, and it also would help our member who has improper bones structure to make it better and stronger. And with this new concept of fitness club, member could do a self check in, where they just have to swipe their member card before they enter the club. Since the members are youngsters so we provide them with friendly tools and equipments. ” Said Mr. Denis Doulgeropoulos, President Director of Gold’s Gym Indonesia.

So, today we proudly announce to public that we are going to open the first Gold’s Gym Express which located in University of Indonesia. And by today, we start to do pre-selling our membership to our new members. On this pre-selling period, we sell our membership with a special price, for only Rp 99,000 for one month membership! And member can start to use our facility in our ‘mini’ Gold’s Gym Express inside the auditorium across the library while we are starting to build the real Gold’s Gym Express that would be ready within couple of months. And member can enjoy the sophisticated facilities for only Rp 199,000 per month! What a very valuable price for our market segment. Where else that you can find a modern sophisticated fitness club with friendly price? Gold’s Gym Express does provide it for you!

Gold’s Gym Express member can start to join our famous GGX Class in our mini gym that will be leaded by our best instructors. For the member who loves to dance with hip music, we have Sh’Bam and Zumba that will keep them moving following the music rhythm and energetic moves. And we have Body Combat or Body Pump for those who likes martial arts.


On this pre-selling event, we are welcoming our new members by giving several activities, i.e: 2 sessions of GGX Class in the morning and afternoon, Tarot Card booth, and a photo competition booth where our new member must take a pose on Gold’s Gym t-shirt and upload the picture to Gold’s Gym facebook and twitter. The most ‘liked’ or re-tweet photo will win 3 months membership (2nd Runner Up winner), 6 months membership (1st Runner Up winner) and 1 YEAR membership for the 1st Winner!

So, what are you waiting for University of Indonesia? Get ready to be smarter and healthier with Gold’s Gym Express!

About Gold’s Gym:
Gold's Gym was first established in 1965 in Venice, California, United States, and now Gold's Gym has more than three million members around the world and become "the hotbed" for the development of exercise techniques, tools and concepts of nutrition with the basis for the revolution of fitness.

In the United States, Gold's Gym has also proven their commitment, which gives the desired result by the card holder members. Their commitment can be seen by so many artists and athletes of the world who entrusts their fitness club by having Gold's Gym, i.e: Pierce "James Bond" Brosnan, Nicholas Cage, Lou Ferrigno, George Foreman, Mel Gibson, Brad Pitt, The Rock , Arnold Schwarzenegger, Bruce Willis, J. Van Damme, Keanu Reeves, Britney Spears, Madonna, Halle Berry, Jodie Foster, Kate Moss, Hilary Swank and also Indonesian artists like Primus Yustisio, Adrian Maulana, Melanie,Putri, Jeremy Thomas, Agnes Monica, Ello, Rio Hidalgo, Dude Herlino , Pinkan Mambo, Terry, Nindy and many more.

Gold's Gym is an international fitness club with 700 gyms spread across 30 countries. Gold's Gym has also been awarded as the “2010 Top Brand Award in the category of Fitness Centre” as the appreciation from the most recognized top brands and based on the results of the survey in the community.

Currently Gold's Gym is the best choice for fitness club in Jakarta and now Gold's Gym presents 11 Clubs, which located in Jakarta; Cityloft Sudirman, PX Pavillion Puri Indah, Pantai Indah Kapuk, Summarecon Mall Serpong, Citraland Mall, Thamrin City ‘the largest Gold’s Gym club’, Mall of Indonesia ‘ the most complete Gold's Gym Club and entitled of International Award Winning’, Setiabudi One, Bandung; Braga Citywalk, and Makassar which is located in Pettarani Square, and Surabaya which is located in Grand City as the new club.