Square One Fitness Opens at Old Toccoa-Stephens Co. YMCA

SANYO DIGITAL CAMERALocal individuals re-open the old YMCA as a new, privately-owned fitness center.

The Toccoa-Stephens County Chamber of Commerce held a ribbon cutting ceremony Thursday for Square One Fitness.

Square One Fitness is located in the old YMCA facility after purchasing much of the organization’s equipment and opening as a new business.

Co-Owner Steve Burtt said Square One Fitness offers a wide array of fitness services.

“First and foremost, we try to be a family-friendly atmosphere,” said Burtt.  “We offer childcare in the morning and in the afternoon daily.  We have group exercise classes for all different levels, everything from strength and weights to cardio and Zumba and we continue to add more classes all the time.”

Burtt said the facility also helps with training for 5k and other races.

Also, Burtt said Square One Fitness offers monthly, no-contract memberships for individuals and families.

Square One Fitness is located in the FoothillsCenter on Big A Road in Toccoa.

Its hours are Monday through Friday from 5 a.m. to 9 p.m. and Saturday from 7 a.m. to 3 p.m.

The phone number for Square One Fitness is 706-898-5411 and the website is www.sq1fit.com.

Square One Fitness is also found on Facebook.