PENSACOLA, Fla. March 11, 2022. Mako Athletics will be hosting its Grand Opening Celebration, along with The Movement Dr. and Tiger Moth Hair Salon, at their new location on Saturday, March 19, 2022. The public is invited to celebrate the occasion and to experience a day full of free health and nutrition seminars, free workouts, giveaways, and several local vendors; including, food, drinks, music and shopping. The event will start at 9:30 am at 1500 North Palafox St., Pensacola, FL, 32501.

In addition to celebrating Mako Athletics, The Movement Dr.,and Tiger Moth Hair Salon, the grand opening will feature the following sponsors and vendors:

The vendors have all come together to provide over $1,500 worth in giveaways and prizes. Below are the giveaways that have been announced:

  • CrossFit Starter Bag
  • Yoga Basket
  • Nutrition Basket
  • Men’s 20 kg XOB Olympic Barbell
  • Women’s 15 kg Barbell
  • Inov8 Shoes
  • Salon Package
  • Custom Coffee Table
  • Stationary Bike 

The giveaways will be raffled off every hour at the event. There will be free workouts to participate in and free seminars on health and nutrition. Shopping, food trucks and drinks will be available throughout the day. A social hour starts at 5:30 pm and the band, Panzacola will start playing at 6:30 pm.

“We have been working hard over the past 18 months to build out this location downtown. We are excited for the opportunity to share our mission with even more people and looking forward to having the community come check out our gym’s new location,” said Brandon Massie, Owner of Mako Athletics.

Mako Athletics is a CrossFit gym whose mission is to lead the Pensacola community in living healthier and happier lives. Although this location downtown is new, Mako Athletics has been a staple in Pensacola since 2013. 

The Movement Dr. and Tiger Moth Hair Salon are also celebrating their grand opening at this location. The Movement Dr. is a physical therapy clinic that is well regarded as the best physical therapy in Pensacola. Tiger Moth Hair Salon is a brand new hair salon in a boutique airstream located on the property at 1500 North Palafox.

To learn more about the Grand Opening Celebration visit the event’s facebook page:


About Mako Athletics

Mako Athletics is a CrossFit gym that offers premier fitness and health programs through it’s one-on-one personal training, CrossFit classes, competition programming, and barbell club. Mako Athletics believes in making fitness fun and is known for its welcoming community. 

Mako Athletics is dedicated to leading the Pensacola community in living healthier and happier lives.

To learn more about Mako Athletics visit 

Media Contact

Company Name
Mako Athletics
Contact Name
Brandon Massie
(850) 860-1083
1500 N Palafox St
Postal Code
United States

By Arlene Huff

Arlene Huff is the founding member of Golden State Online. Before that She was a general assignment reporter. A native Californian, she graduated from the University of California with a degree in medical anthropology and global health. She currently lives in Los Angeles.