City Gym Boys is an urban fitness company dedicated to shaping minds and bodies since 1999. With 17 years of experience, City Gym Boys has moved beyond the walls of the gym to spread its mission of educating men, women and children on the lifelong benefits of fitness and exercise.
Under the leadership of Charles LaSalle, one of the nation’s leading fitness experts, City Gym Boys’ urgent mission is to eliminate the illnesses and conditions associated with obesity. CGB now has 31 members, representing over 14 nationalities and has worked with Dr. Oz’s Health Corps, the First Lady Michelle Obama’s Let’s Move initiative, Dr. Olajide Williams’ Hip Hop Public Health, Partnership For A Healthier America, NYPD Youth Academy, Catholic Charities and the Boys and Girls Club of Harlem.
LaSalle and the City Gym Boys have been featured in several publications and on television, including CNN, ABC-TV, BET, Univision, Fox, Fit-TV, the New York Times, NY Daily News and the Huffington Post. The City Gym Boys were the featured fitness guests at the 2014 Annual Easter Egg Roll at the White House, in support of The First Lady’s Let’s Move! initiative.
The City Gym Boys are proof of how years of dedication, patience and drug-free exercise can change one’s body, mind and life. City Gym Boys believe that a Mind and Body are terrible things to waste.