IV Fitness to open in former home of Joe’s Powerhouse

IV Fitness Club co-Chief Executive Officers Daniel Velasquez and Juan Sanchez pose outside IV Fitness's new facility, which formerly housed Joe’s Powerhouse Gym and Jacques ‘n Jills Health Club, on Wake Avenue in El Centro on Friday. VINCENT OSUNA PHOTO

EL CENTRO — Gym and fitness enthusiasts in the Imperial Valley were left with somewhat of a void after the location that formerly housed Joe’s Powerhouse Gym and its predecessor Jacques 'n Jills Health Club at 220 Wake Ave. was vacated about 10 months ago.

Once the facility closed, former Joe’s Powerhouse members and Valley natives Daniel Vasquez and Juan Sanchez, who was also a Jacques 'n Jills member during its existence, teamed up and took it upon themselves to reopen the facility.

Staff Writer Vincent Osuna can be reached at vosuna@ivpressonline.com or 760-337-3442.

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graciela Arambula

Congratulations and best of luck. As mentioned in the article, there is limited amounts of places to take little ones to in this valley. Hopefully they will incorporate something for the kids as well

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