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The Club at the Dunes named one of 'America's Healthiest Clubs' by Prevo Health Solutions

To qualify, The Club at the Dunes was required to undergo an onsite evaluation, extensive interviews with key department heads, and score an 800 or better on a 1,000-point scale

Naples, Florida (October 15, 2020) – The Club at the Dunes, part of The Dunes of Naples private residential community in Naples, Fla., has been named one of “America’s Healthiest Clubs” by Prevo Health Solutions. Prevo Health Solutions is the premier wellness solutions provider in the club industry, offering online, onsite and on-target wellness programming to help clubs increase member usage and reduce health care costs.

Club at the Dunes pool
The Club at the Dunes' pool in Naples, Fla.

To qualify as one of America’s Healthiest Clubs, The Club at the Dunes was required to undergo an onsite evaluation, extensive interviews with key department heads, and score an 800 or better on a scale of 1 - 1,000. The Club at the Dunes scored 890 on Prevo Health Solution’s quantitative scoring system, which enables clubs to qualify, regardless of their size, location or amenities.

“To be recognized as one of America’s Healthiest Clubs speaks to our purpose and club culture,” said Robert Podley, the club’s general manager. “Our team continues to work hard to engage residents with innovative health and wellness programs. To be recognized as one of the best clubs in the country is an honor.”

In 2019, The Dunes of Naples completed a $9.2 million Amenities Center renovation and expansion project. The new coastal-themed Amenities Center includes a new 25,000 square-foot clubhouse. In addition, the wellness and fitness center was also expanded, adding a group exercise room, two rooms dedicated to massages or physical therapy, a new tennis office and pro-shop and a new recreational game room equipped with pool table, ping pong tables and shuffle board. The entire pool area was also renovated and now includes fire pit tables and a lounge area in a new courtyard.

Prevo  Health is  dedicated  to recognizing private  clubs and  their  management  team for  their passion,  vision  and  commitment  to enriching  the  lives  of  the  members  and  staff  through effective health and wellness programming and by leveraging available resources and amenities. America’s Healthiest Club certification and  accompanying  Health  Report  helps clubs  and private communities improve their marketability to an expanded market base,  increase  member  usage and  reduce  attrition and  member downgrades that may be caused by lack of use associated with health-related issues. In addition, the certification and accompanying Health Report provides recommendations and best-practices that help clubs design and deploy employee wellness strategies that help improve the health and well-being of the employees and their families, with the goal of lowering health care costs,  increasing productivity, reducing absenteeism,  and  most  importantly, improving the member experience.

The Dunes of Naples is comprised of seven high rise towers of high-end luxury condos and 40 luxury coach homes. Troon, the world’s largest golf and club management company, manages the food and beverage operation as well as the recreational amenities at The Dunes of Naples.

For more information on The Dunes of Naples, visit www.dunesofnaples.com or call (239)593-9680.

About Troon
Headquartered in Scottsdale, Ariz., Troon is the world’s largest golf management company providing services at 440-plus locations around the globe, including managing 475-plus 18-hole equivalent golf courses. In addition to golf, Troon specializes in homeowner association management, private residence clubs, estate management and associated hospitality venues. Troon’s award-winning food and beverage division operates and manages more than 475-plus food and beverage operations located at golf resorts, private clubs, daily fee golf courses and recreational facilities. With properties located in 43 states and 33 countries, Troon’s family of brands includes Troon Golf, Troon Privé, Troon International, Honours Golf, OB Sports, Green Golf Partners, CADDIEMASTER, True Club Solutions, Cliff Drysdale Tennis and RealFood Hospitality, Strategy and Design. There are currently 67 Troon-affiliated properties featuring 87 golf courses on national and international “Top 100” rankings. Troon-affiliated properties include Gamble Sands in Brewster, Washington; The Virginian in Bristol, Virginia; Kapalua Golf in Maui, Hawaii; Lofoten Links in Gimsoysand, Norway; and The Els Club Dubai in United Arab Emirates. For additional news and information, visit www.Troon.com.

Media contact:
Rob Myers
Troon
480.477.0506
rmyers@troon.com