Camp Gladiator celebrates 10 years of boot camps

Camp Gladiator is known for its bootcamp-style workouts that incorporate both cardio and strength exercises.

Camp Gladiator is known for its bootcamp-style workouts that incorporate both cardio and strength exercises.

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Austin-based Camp Gladiator celebrates its 10th anniversary today, Aug. 27, of offering outdoor group workouts at more than 4,000 locations nationwide, including in cities throughout Central Texas.

The fitness company, headquartered at the CG Arena, 9185 Research Blvd., Austin, is celebrating its birthday by offering an online flash sale to encourage residents to try out the boot camp-style program. Programs, also called camps, last four weeks and include 60-minute workouts with both cardio and strength exercises, according to Camp Gladiator.

Called the deal of the decade, customers can purchase a pass for $10 that provides them with unlimited classes for four weeks from Sept. 10-Oct. 6. The online deal, originally valued at $189, will be available from 10 a.m. Aug. 28 through 10 p.m. Aug. 29.

Co-founder and CEO Ally Davidson and her husband started Camp Gladiator in 2008 after Davidson won the top prize on NBC’s obstacle course TV show, "American Gladiators." Read more about Davidson being ranked No. 30 out of 50 of the nation’s top CEOs for small- and medium-sized businesses by employer review website Glassdoor.com.
By Amy Denney

Managing Editor, Austin metro

Amy has worked for Community Impact Newspaper since September 2010, serving as reporter and later senior editor for the Northwest Austin edition as well as covering transportation in the Austin metro. She is now managing editor for the 10 publications in the Central Texas area from Georgetown to New Braunfels.



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