Orangetheory Fitness coming to Highland Village this year

Orangetheory Fitness will be open a new studio later this year in Highland Village at 2400 Mid Lane Road, Houston.
A pre-sale open house is scheduled for 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Oct. 12 at the studio, where new members can sign up with discounted introductory rates. The first 100 who join the studio will receive a free heart rate monitor, which are used to track performance during fitness classes. Orangetheory Fitness offers high-intensity interval training workouts featuring rowing machines, treadmills and a strength-training floor. 832-919-6452. www.orangetheoryfitness.com
By Matt Dulin
Matt joined Community Impact Newspaper in January 2018 and is the City Editor for Houston's Inner Loop editions.


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