River Bend Welcomes New Program Director
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September 25, 2012, Peace Dale, RI - River Bend Athletic Club is pleased to announce and welcome Denise Levesque Robbin as a Program Director at the fitness facility. A dynamic addition to the River Bend staff, Denise will oversee and expand the Group Exercise and Personal Training programs, contribute to special events and community outreach, and work closely with members and staff to ensure safety and satisfaction.
Denise began her fitness career as a group exercise instructor at River Bend, and now returns with over 25 years of experience in the industry. She most recently held a leadership role in Health and Wellness Program Development at the South County YMCA.
River Bend's owner and president, Kim Rose, states "My members and I welcome Denise back to River Bend. Her energetic outlook and years of fitness experience have already made an impression on members and staff."
Robbin is thrilled to be back at 'The Bend', noting "the atmosphere at this gym is reflective of the independent, family-run business. Members and staff are all incredibly supportive and welcoming, and I am embracing the sense of community that I feel here. I look forward to continuing that tradition, and extending a warm welcome to new members of all ages and fitness levels."
River Bend Athletic Club is located at 316 Columbia Street, in Peace Dale. Opened in 1978 by Anthony Rose Jr, River Bend is owned by daughter Kimberly Rose, with Grandson Michael Fragomeni serving as manager. Activities and services provided include three Group exercise studios: Aerobics, Spinning, Mind/Body; Boxing and Personal Training Center, Basketball Court, Racquetball and Squash Courts, three weight rooms plus 39 cardio machines, saunas, tanning, nursery, massage therapy. More info and schedules can be found at: http://www.riverbendac.com.