4,000-square-foot Facility Offers More than 40 Pieces of Latest Exercise Equipment

POOLER, GA (July 31, 2015) – The Savannah Quarters master-planned community opened its new 4,000-square-foot fitness center in a gala event on the evening Thursday, July 30, equipped with more than 40 of the latest, state-of-the-art pieces of exercise equipment.

Within the new facility, fitness-minded Savannah Quarters residents will find in addition to the fitness room, a spacious aerobics room with group fitness classes and spin classes; two spa treatment rooms; an outdoor patio with a Jacuzzi for relaxing; and men’s and women’s showers, lockers and bathrooms.

The fitness center boasts the latest Matrix line of fitness equipment that includes treadmills, ellipticals, ascent trainer, upright and hybrid cycles, and a variety of weight-training equipment.  A highlight of the equipment is the Matrix IC7 Indoor Cycle that is the first to use “Coach by Color” technology that displays both watt rate (power output) and heart rate with five color zones displayed on a computerized screen to help users hit their training goals.

Each of the indoor cycles at the Savannah Quarters center is outfitted with a computer that gives the rider immediate feedback and real-time values to observe, such as RPMs, level of resistance, watt rate, heart rate and calories burned.  In addition, the center utilizes the  virtual MyRide Console that allows a rider to choose high-definition, on-demand video displays and audio of 140 scenic routes from around the world.  Riders can also choose a virtual-coaching option on the bikes to help guide their workouts.

“Savannah Quarters offers a variety of amenities for active living and this new fitness center is a wonderful addition with its impressive lineup of high-tech equipment, function spaces and exercise programs,” said David Cecchele, Chief Executive Officer, Savannah Quarters.  “This brings another fitness option to our community, adding to our golf course, swimming pools, tennis courts, clubhouse and events.”

Savannah Quarters is an upscale master-planned community entitled for more than 8,500 residences and is located 10 miles west of the Savannah city center in Pooler.  It is being developed by SunCal, one of the largest real estate development companies in the U.S. that specializes in large-scale, mixed-use master-planned communities.

The 2,600-acre Savannah Quarters community is being developed to provide amenities and home products for all life stages, from entry level to custom residences.  As a community designed for healthy lifestyles, the new fitness center offers spacious exercise facilities and social function space – all geared toward active living.  The community also features the 18-hole Greg Norman-designed golf course and clubhouse; and a swim and tennis center offering two swimming pools, four outdoor tennis courts and a playground. 

About SunCal
SunCal acquires, entitles and develops major residential properties and commercial developments.  The company creates distinctive master-planned and mixed-use communities that emphasize quality of life, environmental sensitivity and recreational opportunities.  SunCal is one of the largest real estate development companies in the U.S. that specializes in large-scale, mixed-use master-planned communities, and has offices in Irvine, Calif.; Northern California; New York City; Washington, D.C.; Las Vegas; Austin, Texas; and Savannah, Ga.

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