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FitnessWorks/TherapyWorks has been in Morro Bay since 1988, originally as Morro Bay Physical Therapy. In 2003 we moved to the 18,000 square foot former Thrifty/Rite Aid building. FitnessWorks/TherapyWorks is Owned and Operated by Debbie Dover, Physical Therapist, Group Fitness Instructor, and cycling and fitness enthusiast. Debbie has the support of: Ginger Machado, General Manager; Joe Pettit, Director of Membership and Trainer Services; Danielle Frisco, Group Fitness Manager; Jana Powell, Front Desk Manager; and Suzanne Dunton, Administrative Manager. We are a full service fitness facility with state of the art equipment and programming, including over 50 weekly group fitness classes, childcare, personal training, massage and small group trainings like Boot Camp, Running Clinic and TRX. With a business model that includes giving back, FitnessWorks donates annually to over a dozen charities including local schools, special events and causes. We pride ourselves on being an inclusive, extremely friendly and caring fitness environment. Additionally, FitnessWorks offers FREE Workout Days each year on Mother’s Day, Father’s Day, Veteran’s Day and others. We invite YOU to come enjoy a workout at FitnessWorks!

Debbie Dover
Besides being FitnessWorks owner, Debbie also teaches a number of Group Fitness classes here at FitnessWorks.
Ginger Machado
General Manager
Ginger has been with FitnessWorks since the big expansion in 2003. She began as an employee in our KidWorks department and eventually moved into the role as General Manager.
Joe Pettit
Membership Director
Hailing from San Luis Obispo, Joe has lived in the Lake Tahoe area for the past 27 years. While in Tahoe, Joe worked in ski resort sales and marketing and most recently owned and operated his own Fitness Club in South Lake Tahoe. Joe has been involved with both organized and recreational sports throughout his life and has a life-long passion for fitness and people.
Suzanne Dunton
Administrative Manager
Suzanne started as a Physical Therapy Aide many years ago. As the business grew, she transitioned into FitnessWorks management and enjoys supporting all departments.
Danielle Frisco
Group Fitness Manager
Danielle puts together our excellent offerings of group fitness classes and hopes you explore new and exciting ways to burn calories and get stronger! 


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