The potential sale of part of a former Goochland golf course is coming down to the wire, albeit two weeks later than planned.
Sports & Recreation
Local golf pro is latest entrant into indoor simulator scene
The Richmond region is getting yet another indoor golf simulator venue, this time from a golfer whose career took him from Canada to VCU to pro tours and eventually to coaching at local country clubs.
Pickleball venue coming to former Macy’s space at Regency mall
Performance Pickleball RVA will feature 18 courts, with a mixture of indoor and outdoor, as well as a pro shop, bar and restaurant. The investors behind the project say they believe the venue will be the largest of its kind in Virginia.
Mom-focused yoga studio opens in Gayton Crossing
Whole Heart Space caters to women who are pregnant or recently gave birth and their families.
Cocky Rooster restaurant setting up shop at local golf course for newest outpost
In the wake of successfully shoring up its workforce with a new approach to employee schedules, a local chicken-focused restaurant chain is in expansion mode – and its next stop is a Midlothian golf course.
Bodybuilding gym bulks up regional presence with new Chester outpost
Adding more weight to its regimen, a Henrico-based bodybuilding gym has plans to pump out two new locations south of the James River in the near future, and also just became its own landlord in Henrico. RVA Iron Gym is planning to open a new outpost at 361 E. Hundred Road near Chester. Gym co-owner… Read more »
New-to-market kids gym chain to open in western Henrico
It will be the first Richmond-area outpost for KidStrong, which caters to children who are able to walk through age 11. Its membership-based program interweaves physical activities with educational lessons in 45-minute sessions.
N.C. firm lining up purchase of century-old Henrico golf course
McConnell Golf, which owns 15 golf courses in three states, including two in Virginia, would pay $2.6 million for the course and put in an additional $3 million for upgrades. The deal is still in its early stages.
Site work starts on 100-acre park, hundreds of homes east of Sandston
Henrico County is starting work on its $20 million Taylor Farm Park just as development gets going across Williamsburg Road on hundreds of homes from Godsey Properties.
Fitness trainer goes from backyard sessions to owning his own gym in Scott’s Addition
“I was furloughed in the pandemic and that was really scary. I had thought about opening a gym but it seemed out of reach,” said CoreFitness founder Corey Iglesias. “Life handed me some lemons and I decided to squeeze them.”