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Scorch isn't just a gym, it's a lifestyle center

Come visit our beautiful, 3500sqft facility outfitted with all the functional equipment you could ever need for a total body workout guided by the best coaches in town. Scorch also offers full locker room set ups with showers so you can pop in for a workout any time of the day. Scorch isn't just a gym it's a lifestyle center where you can come focus on your goals in a clean, professional and motivating environment.

  • Rogue Power Racks and Bumper Plates
  • Treadmills, Rowers and Versa Climbers
  • Kettle bells and free weights
  • Prowlers & Sleds
  • Suspension Trainers
  • Training Ropes
  • Ultimate Sandbags
  • Cushioned Plyometric Boxes
  • And many more toys for your workouts


  • Ryan McDonald

    Ryan McDonald

    Ryan McDonald graduated in 2006 from Flagler College where he earned his Bachelor of Arts degree in Business Administration. The Sarasota local is a fitness enthusiast who also holds a personal training certification from the American Council on Exercise. With his vast knowledge of business including real estate fundamentals and accounting combined with his 16 years of fitness experience, he brings a unique blend to the fitness club operation. Ryan has attended specialized health club owner summits hosted by the International Health, Racquet and Sportsclub Association. His philosophy on the ownership of a fitness club is that you must be a results driven model or failure is sure to follow.

    Ryan is proud to announce that he is partnering with Liz Lowe of Sarasota, Florida to launch the new, results-driven gym in 2015. Workouts at Scorch will be centered around a dynamic ESP program design, which focuses on high intensity group athletic training allows each client to maximize their results while providing a fun and competitive environment. Ryan and Liz look forward to bringing Scorch to different cities around the country.

  • Liz Lowe

    Liz Lowe

    Liz Lowe graduated from the University of Vermont in 2011 with a Bachelor of Science in Athletic Training Education and is a NSCA Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist. Liz has always had a passion for athletics, which led her to compete at the NCAA Div. 1 level in track and field. After her track career she decided her passion lied with helping others accomplish their health and fitness goals. Liz has been personal training for eight years and most recently managed and created the workout programming for IMG Academies, Ignite 360 fitness facility.

    In the past two years Liz’s workouts and training advice have started to get national attention and can be seen in Men’s Fitness Magazine, Muscle and Fitness, and Schwarzegger.com. Liz finds that the balance between her innovative style of workout programming along with Ryan’s extensive knowledge in business and operations that Scorch will become a recognized brand within the fitness industry.

4638 Clark Road • Sarasota, FL 34233 • 941-925-9500

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