Town Sports International Signs Deal To Acquire West End Sports Club

     Town Sports International Signs Deal To Acquire West End Sports Club

PR Newswire

NEW YORK, Feb. 15, 2013

NEW YORK, Feb. 15, 2013 /PRNewswire/ --Town Sports International (Nasdaq:
CLUB), the owner and operator of New York Sports Clubs, and West End Sports
Club are pleased to announce that they have entered into an agreement for Town
Sports International to acquire assets of the relating to the 63^rd & West End
Avenue health and fitness club. The transaction is subject to various closing
conditions, and the parties expect the transaction to be completed in March

Upon closing the transaction, additional information regarding this club will
be available on

Bob Giardina, Chief Executive Officer of Town Sports International, commented:
"This club adds a strong presence to our already solid footprint on the Upper
West Side. Not only is this a full service health and fitness club, but gives
us our first 75-foot indoor lap pool in Manhattan."

Michael Ross, Ph.D., President of West End Sports Club, states: "West End
Sports Club is very pleased to have reached an agreement with New York Sports
Clubs to become part of their network of health clubs. This is an exciting
time for West End Sports Club. The brand recognition that New York Sports
Clubs has cultivated within the industry will make the membership experience
commensurate with the top fitness and sports clubs within New York City."

About Town Sports International

New York-based Town Sports International Holdings, Inc. is a leading owner and
operator of fitness clubs in the Northeast and mid-Atlantic regions of the
United States and, through its subsidiaries, operated 160 fitness clubs as of
December 31, 2012, comprising 108 New York Sports Clubs, 25 Boston Sports
Clubs, 18 Washington Sports Clubs (two of which are partly-owned), six
Philadelphia Sports Clubs, and three clubs located in Switzerland. These clubs
collectively served approximately 510,000 members.

SOURCE Town Sports International

Contact: Lisa Hufcut, +1-917-656-1194,
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