Member Stories: Lloyd & Phelan Purnell “A Father-Daughter Support Team”

This article originally appeared in the 2013 Fall issue of our “Elite Life” magazine. Check out the digital editions for our West Side clubs and East Side clubs online. 

By Dave Fidlin of Dave Fidlin Writing & Editing Services, LLC

When you look at the accomplishments of father-daughter duo Lloyd and Phelan Purnell, it is evident competition, athleticism, motivation and perseverance run in the family.

Phelan, 15, began her foray into sports and fitness when she was just a few months old. She was enrolled in Elite’s swim Parent & Tot class. The rest, as they say, is history. Continue reading Member Stories: Lloyd & Phelan Purnell “A Father-Daughter Support Team”

Member Stories: Elite Member Debuts in Hulu Series

We’re extremely proud of our members. Over the years their work out agendas and sporting endeavors serve as healthy examples of how it feels to be “Elite,” and how exercise not only adds years to your life, but life to your years! Today we’d like to highlight another member’s experience:

Elite member, Kevin Vanderkolk reveals himself as the Milwaukee Buck’s mascot, Bango in docu-series “Behind the Mask” set to premiere on Hulu and Hulu Plus on October 29th. The series “dives into the colorful, unusual world of sports mascots through the eyes of four mascots: high school, college, semiprofessional, and NBA pro.” Watch as cameras follow Kevin & his fellow mascots through their daily lives as “everyday people” and then delves into their roles as costume-clad sports heroes. Continue reading Member Stories: Elite Member Debuts in Hulu Series

Member Stories: Trish Meyers “A Second Home”

We’re extremely proud of our members. Over the years their work out agendas and sporting endeavors serve as healthy examples of how it feels to be “Elite,” and how exercise not only adds years to your life, but life to your years! Today we’d like to highlight another member’s experience at Elite Sports Clubs:

I have been a member of Elite for almost a decade now, but since having three sons, Elite or “Highlander” as I will forever call it, has become a second home.

Elite Member Trish Meyers and Family
Trish and her family.

Continue reading Member Stories: Trish Meyers “A Second Home”

Member Stories: Annie Moeckler “Part of an Awesome Family!”

We’re extremely proud of our members. Over the years their work out agendas and sporting endeavors serve as healthy examples of how it feels to be Elite, and how exercise not only adds years to your life, but life to your years! Today we’d like to highlight another member’s accomplishments:

Elite Member Story Annie Moeckler

I joined Le club back in 2007. I had been jumping back and forth from gym to gym before that. Continue reading Member Stories: Annie Moeckler “Part of an Awesome Family!”

Elite Sports Clubs Open House

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We’d like to extend a special thank you to all of those who contributed to a successful Open House last weekend! The staff who helped plan it. ABCD: After Breast Cancer Diagnosis, who made working out not just good for our bodies, but good for the community. And of course all the members and guests who attended it! It really is all for YOU, so thanks for coming! Continue reading Elite Sports Clubs Open House