New Image Fitness raises money for Susan G. Komen Southwest Florida

11/22/2013

BONITA SPRINGS, Fla. (Nov. 22, 2013) - A state-of-the art Bonita Springs gym announced today that it is joining in the fight against breast cancer by raising money for Susan G. Komen Southwest Florida through a drawing for a custom motorcycle during its membership drive. Anyone who signs up for a new blue tag membership to the gym will automatically be entered into the March drawing for a custom 1600 cc motorcycle. Proceeds from all new memberships up to the March drawing will benefit Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure held March 8, 2014 at Coconut Point Mall in Estero, Fla.

“One in eight women are affected by breast cancer and this is an opportunity for the community to join our steadfast commitment to support a cause that has touched all of us,” commented John Pierce, owner of New Image Fitness. “Being a health club, we’re a big proponent of women’s health and we’re a big supporter of breast cancer awareness, helping the fight against breast cancer and ultimately finding a cure. As a cancer survivor myself, I can personally attest to the fact that we have come a long way in the fight, but there is more work to be done!”

New Image Fitness has a long-standing reputation of excellence as a comprehensive gym that offers the latest in fitness equipment, instructor led classes and personal training. Owned and operated by pro bodybuilder and 2010 Mr. American Natural winner, John Pierce, New Image Fitness caters to all skill levels and individual goals (fitness and weight loss, self-defense or competition training). Mr. Pierce is a certified instructor with over 20 years’ experience that has dedicated his life to helping others achieve their fitness goals.

“Helping others is what we do, it’s our passion – the staff cares about individuals and their goals and with so many of our members, staff and friends who have been affected by this disease we unanimously decided to join the fight,” stated Pierce.

About New Image Fitness                                                                                                                                         New Image Fitness strives to promote the physical and well-being of its members by providing state-of-the-art fitness equipment, expert instructor led classes and personal training.

About Susan G. Komen Southwest Florida
Seventy five percent of the affiliate’s net fundraising proceeds stays in the local community to provide education, screening, treatment and support; the remaining 25 percent of the net proceeds supports groundbreaking national breast cancer research programs. Since 2002, Susan G. Komen Southwest Florida has given more than $5 million in grants to local agencies in the five-county area. Susan G. Komen is the largest source of non-governmental breast cancer research in the world. Visit www.komenswfl.org or call 239.498.0016 for more information Susan G. Komen Southwest Florida.