Curves is a weight-loss program that was founded in 1992. The company was founded by husband and wife, Gary and Diane Heavin. Other names that the company goes by is Curves International, Curves Fitness, or Curves for Women. The Curves headquarters is located in Waco, TX. There are Curves locations within the United States, Africa, Asia, Europe, South America, Central America, and the Caribbean. During the first decade, Curves had over 10,000 locations across the world within over two-thirds of those facilities located within the United States. As of 2019, there are only 367 facilities still open in the United States. Each of the locations is independently owned franchises.
Curves were designed for women who wanted to work out and gain a healthier lifestyle. The program incorporates strength-training and aerobics in one 30-minute workout sessions. It involves a series of machines focusing on various muscle groups to be performed in a fast-paced circuit. The machines are specifically built for women, but men are also welcomed to join the Curves program as well. Aside from the fitness machines, Curves also offers personal training programs, one-on-one nutritional coaching, meal plans, and workout gear.
New members can join Curves for a $75 enrollment fee and agree to a 3 or 6-month commitment. Membership fees start at $12.95 per week plus any taxes and fees, totaling $45-50 per month. There may be other membership plans available as well. If you no longer need your Curves account, we can assist you with cancelling. Our easy-to-follow how-to guide on this page includes instructions on what you will need to have handy as well as contact details for Curves. Please continue reading this page for more information.