Leisure Sports Selects New Wellness Director for ClubSport Green Valley

Pleasanton, California (EastBayDaily) — Leisure Sports announced that it has appointed ultramarathoner and Elemental Running Founder, James (Jimmy) Gabany to the ClubSport Green Valley management team as Director of Wellness.

In his new role, Jimmy will oversee the Personal Training and the Group Fitness teams to develop classes and activities that guide members to a fit healthy lifestyle. Additionally, he will work closely with the Dennis Dumas, Director of Corporate Wellness for Leisure Sport to implement corporate wellness programs.

“Joining Leisure Sports as the Wellness Director for ClubSport Green Valley is the next step in my fitness career,” said Jimmy. “It will be challenging and exciting to create programs that emphasize the foundational elements of wellness; resistance training, cardio training, nutrition and recovery; and then packaging the elements into classes and activities that are fun and social for ClubSport members.”

“We are thrilled to welcome Jimmy to the ClubSport Green Valley Team,” said Dennis Dumas. “He brings tremendous fitness expertise and motivating energy, as well as a demonstrated history of leadership. We look forward to his perspective as we evolve the fitness offerings at ClubSport Green Valley.”

In 2011, Jimmy founded Elemental Running, a race management and training company, and he will continue to be part of Elemental Running as it fuels passion for running. Jimmy is a consummate fitness professional, holding multiple certifications including: USTAF, RRCA, USSF, and Schwinn Cycle. His interest in fitness started at a young age playing soccer in Southern California which led to a spot on a Division 3 futball club, FC Schweinfurt, in Germany. Jimmy is very active in the Las Vegas community coaching runners and youth soccer with the Las Vegas Neon FC Soccer Club.

ClubSport Green Valley offers group cardio and weight-training equipment, fitness classes, boxing and mixed martial arts, indoor and outdoor tennis, racquetball, squash, basketball, volleyball, indoor and outdoor swimming, indoor running, childcare for children under 12 years of age, and day spa facilities all under one roof on nine beautifully landscaped acres. The club located at 2100 Olympic Ave. Henderson, NV 89014, (702) 454-6000.

About ClubSport Green Valley ClubSport is part of the Leisure Sports, Inc. family of fitness facilities. Leisure Sports is a prominent developer and operator of high-end sports clubs and hotels. Based in California, the company has pioneered the “fitness resort” concept by building clubs that combine function with aesthetics and practicality with luxury. The company currently operates clubs in California, Nevada and Oregon serving over 40,000 members.


Christina Dort