Life Time Fitness Brings Alpha Showdown National Championship To Life Time Fitness St. Louis Park October 23

(BUSINESS WIRE)--Life Time Fitness (NYSE: LTM):


Top competitors from all over the country will demonstrate their athleticism and strength while pushing the boundaries of what it means to be mortal Sunday, October 23 at Life Time Fitness St. Louis Park as part of the Alpha Showdown National Championship. Alpha Showdown participants will compete in a series of events including the Power Gauntlet, the Hypertrophy Decathlon featuring 10 different stations, 250 meters of rowing, and finally, an obstacle course for the Endurance Gauntlet. All events will be timed and participants will be disqualified for not meeting required time restrictions. For more information, visit


Sunday, October 23, 2011 - 8:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.


8:00 a.m. to 10:00 a.m. Beta Wave (pre-registered competitors)


10:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m. Alpha Wave (national finalists)


12:00 p.m. to 2:00 p.m. Relay Wave (pre-registered competitors)


The following finalists are scheduled to compete as part of the Alpha Showdown National Championship:




-- Lyndsey Barbour (Denver)


-- Peter Ayoade (Atlanta)


-- Erica Deegan (Chicago)


-- Karl Baumgart (Scottsdale)


-- Val Douglas (Houston)


-- Ryan Carlson (Boca Raton)


-- Maria Herman (Dallas)


-- Mark Hooton (Dallas)


-- Mary Kanner (Scottsdale)


-- Joshua Kerr (Denver)


-- Sharon Kapusta (Long Island)


-- Brian Palma (Houston)


-- Kate Lonsinger (Dublin)


-- Michael Ramsower (San Antonio)


-- Katie Murphy (Minneapolis)


-- Sean Russell (Kansas City)


-- Andrea Ojert (Atlanta)


-- Brandon Schwartz (Minneapolis)


-- Nicole Phillips (Las Vegas)


-- Michael Springer (Las Vegas)


-- Jessica Remigio (Kansas City)


-- Kiko Stefanov (Chicago)



-- Heather Sanden (Washington DC)


-- Joseph Strada (Washington DC)


-- Amy Tegtmeyer (Detroit)


-- Gerred Tolson (Long Island)


-- Patricia Werhan (Boca Raton)


-- Dave Ulmer (Dublin)


-- Rachel Zanardi (San Antonio)


-- Kevin Weedmark (Detroit)






Life Time Fitness St. Louis Park


5525 Cedar Lake Road


St Louis Park MN 55416


Phone: 952-546-5474




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 September 23, the Company operated 92 centers under the LIFE TIME FITNESS® 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

For further information: Life Time Fitness Karen Jayne Leinberger, 952-229-7162