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Lyle Schuler Passes Away at Home In Hurley, New York

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HURLEY, N.Y. - Lyle Schuler passed away at home on Saturday, September 23rd in the presence of his wife, Holly Snow Schuler. The cause of death was not disclosed. Lyle Schuler was born in Bayshore, New York and resided in Hurley, New York.

Lyle Schuler was a Cortland State Exercise Science Graduate who always had a passion for health and fitness and helping others realize their goals.

With humble beginnings as an aerobics instructor, then personal trainer, he moved onto membership sales and General Management. He eventually achieved Partnership status in the Gold's Gym Hudson Valley group.

Lyle had over 35 years of health club management, ownership and club consulting experience in a wide range of club sizes, from as small as 10,000 square feet to 120,000 square feet. As a Managing Partner for 14 years in five multi-sport clubs, Lyle's clubs were recognized for five consecutive years in Club Industry's "Top 100" for annual gross revenues.

After selling four of his clubs in 1998, Lyle joined the SalesMakers team with Eddie Tock and Ray Gordon, one of the leading sales and marketing consulting companies in the club industry for over 25 years. SalesMakers was recognized by the International Health, Racquet and Sports Association (IHRSA) in 2001 as the Associate Member of the Year for its outstanding contribution to the health club industry. Consulting in 38 states nationwide, he specialized in club membership, management, personal training programs, club systems and cost-effective marketing. In addition, Lyle has presented at national and regional conferences with Club Industry, IHRSA, Gold's Gym, CCD, NERSA, Fitlife and NYSPRA.

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