“We’re decking out these fitness centers the way we want to,” claimed Gordie Gronkowski Jr., Rob Gronkowski’s more mature brother and the president of Gronk Fitness, which has been in small business for additional than 30 a long time.
The enterprise was founded in 1990 by Gordon Gronkowski Sr. and his brother, Glenn, below the identify G&G Health Machines in Buffalo, N.Y. As the Gronkowski sons got additional included — and after Rob and the New England Patriots gained the Super Bowl in 2014 — G&G Physical fitness expanded into Gronk Physical fitness and built-in a line of devices the brothers use in their own routines.
Even though Rob is the facial area of the brand, all 5 Gronkowski brothers are concerned.
Gronk Health and fitness is partnering with yet another established of brothers from Boston — George and Manny Sarkis, CEO and taking care of partner of Douglas Elliman’s Sarkis Team, the property’s exclusive listing agents. Development at The Parker, found at 55 Lagrange St., is established to be entire by the finish of the summertime.
The health club, which will only be accessible to citizens of The Parker, will span about 1,525 square-toes, attribute state-of-the-art products, and smooth structure. Gronk Health and fitness has established up amenities for area faculties and superior schools, as properly as for Boston’s police and fireplace departments, but this will be the company’s first Gronk Health-branded overall health club in the Bay Point out, Gordie said.
“It’s to start with of its kind as considerably as the high-quality of the equipment that we’re making use of in these kinds of a large stop apartment advanced,” he included.
“So numerous purchasers inquire about amenity spaces, and they are concentrated on wellness and wellness and we want to prioritize that,” Manny extra. Placing the Gronkowski and Sarkis makes “together will create an outstanding experience.”
Developed by Gronkowski brothers Gordie, Rob, Glenn, Dan, and Chris, The Parker gym will include things like Lifetime Exercise, Hammer Power, and Echelon devices. It will feature totally free weights and kettle bells, and electronic abilities with touchscreen engineering on treadmills, rowers, ellipticals, and bikes. The space will also function creative gentle installations, metallic and mirrored partitions, and flooring-to-ceiling windows.
“This is the things you locate in Equinox,” Gordie reported, adding that some of the gear will function Rob Gronkowski’s recognizable “spikeman” brand. “When I moved to Boston with my brother, this is the way we educated. This is the way I do the job out.”
We had to request about how Gronk Exercise will stack up in opposition to a different higher-profile fitness center in city, Tom Brady’s TB12 on Boylston Road.
“When you go to TB12, there is turf, health, there’s flooring — guess in which they get all that from? Me,” Gordie explained, including that the business primarily partners with amenities based in New England.
Price ranges at the Parker vary from $600,000 to just around $3 million. There will be 168 units, Manny Sarkis mentioned.