Racquetball players descend on Minneapolis

October 6, 2011

Life Time Fitness, Inc. (NYSE: LTM), official co-sponsor of the US Open Racquetball Championships, will host more than 800 of the world’s best professional and amateur racquetball players October 5 – 9. Racquetball’s most prestigious event will feature 1,400 matches at following Life Time locations: Target Center, St. Louis Park and the Minneapolis Life Time Athletic Club.


Wednesday, October 5

1 p.m. – 9 p.m. Media Day

10 a.m. – 3 p.m. Men’s Women’s Pro Qualifying, Target Center

5 p.m. – 10 p.m. Pro-Am Doubles for St. Jude, Target Center

4 p.m. – 11 p.m. Men’s Round of 64, All locations

Thursday, October 6

9 a.m. – 1 p.m. Men’s Round of 32, All locations

1 p.m. – 6 p.m. Women’s Round of 32, All locations

3 p.m. – 10 p.m. Men’s Round of 16, All locations

Friday, October 7

10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Women’s Round of 16, All locations

1 p.m. – 9 p.m. Men’s Quarters, All locations

5 p.m. – 8 p.m. Women’s Quarters, All locations

Saturday, October 8

10 a.m. – 5 p.m. Men’s and Women’s Semifinals, All locations

Sunday, October 9

9:30 a.m. – 2 p.m. Men’s and Women’s Finals, All locations


Additional details and visual

In addition to professional racquetball players and visiting dignitaries, national director of racquetball, Danielle Maur, will be available for interviews upon request.

Please contact Erica Dao at 952-229-7805 or [email protected] to schedule an interview.

About Life Time Fitness, Inc.

As the Healthy Way of Life Company, Life Time Fitness (NYSE: LTM) delivers the certified professionals, comprehensive businesses and incredible destinations that help people positively change their lives every day. The Company’s healthy way of life approach enables its customers to achieve their health and fitness goals by engaging in their areas of interest – or discovering new passions – both inside and outside of Life Time’s distinctive and large sports, professional fitness, family recreation and spa destinations. As of October 5, 2011, the Company operated 92 centers under the LIFE TIME FITNESSĀ® and LIFE TIME ATHLETICSM brands primarily in suburban locations in 21 states and 26 major markets. Additional information about Life Time centers, programs and services is available at