Tilton Fitness, powered by Hackensack Meridian Health, announced Wednesday it’ll close its doors on Wednesday, July 1, citing the COVID-19 outbreak because the reason.
Tilton had about 20,000 members among its seven locations, including Northfield, Galloway Township and in Ocean County.
“Unfortunately, like other fitness centers across the country, our facilities are hit hard by the mandatory closures thanks to the coronavirus pandemic, forcing us to form this difficult decision,” Sam Young, president and CEO of Hackensack Meridian Fitness & Wellness, said during a statement on the gym’s website.
“I want to precise my deepest gratitude to all or any of you for your loyalty to the Tilton Fitness organization over the years and to our hard-working staff who worked tirelessly to support you on your health and wellness journey,” Young said.
The company’s statement promised it might answer all inquiries but stressed that with numerous members it might take time to answer everyone’s questions.
Members are going to be provided contact information of the individual “who are going to be assigned to oversee the orderly dissolution within the next few days.”
A gym representative couldn’t be reached for comment.