CLMBR sign at Cherry Creek 2955 E. 1st Ave. It was installed on the building last week. (Photo by Thomas Goonley)

Two years after vacant three floors in Cherry Creek, Vera Vida is launching a local fitness program.

CLMBR, which sells an 8-foot-tall climbing machine, has signed a lease for two of the three floors this summer, once at the High Health Club Prada Vida at 2955 E. 1st Ave. It was used in Cherry Creek.

Exercise kicks off in February from the ANB Bank building at 3033 E. 1st Ave. From the 8,000-square-foot office in Cherry Creek and next door to the second and third floors, as well as the basement, it plans to move 20,000 square feet. . Both buildings are shared by the same landlord.

Zera Vida, which has been operating around 30,000 square feet since 2008, Closed in early 2019..

“We simply need a lot more space,” said Avrem Elmakis, founder and CEO of CLMBR. “We hired very few new people. We now have over 60 full-time employees and will continue to be employed. Unfortunately, the ANB building is impressive, but it does not have the space to accommodate all these people.

Avrum Elmakis, right and his CLMBR exercise machine. (BusinessDen file photos)

CLMBR has hired an open studio architecture to design the beginner’s new headquarters on the second and third floors and an underground film studio. Ryan Construction will complete the construction, which will begin next month, and will provide Element Home.

Elmakis April 2020 introduced the CLMBR to the market And the first machines were shipped by the end of August this year. Elmakis says it has already sold thousands of units.

“People love the machine and they like to go out,” said Elmakis.

The machine works with high and low body mass, providing a high level of cardio exercise combined with resistance training. The library contains order-based, teacher-guided classes and subscription-based challenges. CLMBR is being sold to both consumers and commercial gyms.

Customers can purchase a $ 2,800 shipping machine on the CLMBR website. You can also test it in the beginning. Showroom at the former Corner Beat location at 165 St. Paul St. in Cherry Creek Or at the B8ta store in Cherry Creek Mall.

The climbing machine sells for $ 2,800, along with the features included on the CLMBR website.

Next to the Cherry Creek Showroom, Elmakis converted the last race franchise to CLMBR Gym Unlimited Access Members $ 169 per month.

Elmakis made his own change Highlands Rice Nation has entered the studio for CLMBR., Filming and exercise videos.

In May, CLMBR It closed around $ 13.5 million in funding. With the participation of celebrities such as Jay-Z, Pitbull, entertainer Ryan Secrets, tennis player Novak Djokovic, famous fashion designer June Ambrose and YouTube founder Chad Harley.

“I have high expectations for tens of thousands of machines at home. In the next few months, I think this will happen. ” Said Elmakis. “It’s hard to plan something for the next 10 years but I really think we’re going to be the next Pelleton.”