New owner pulls into Train Station

Jenn Thume brings energy to St. Albans fitness center

Joel Lehman

By Joel Lehman

Managing Editor

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ST. ALBANS — In more gyms than she can count, Jenn Thume has seen owners and managers who are in it for the wrong reasons.

As the 34-year-old year old from Plattsburgh takes over as the newest owner of Train Station on North Main Street, she hopes to cater to her customers first.

“Gym owners … were running them as a business to profit themselves vs. a business to profit the community,” says Thume, a former nurse and salesperson with personal training certifications, who has been in and out of gyms from Utah to New York and Vermont. “That bothered me.”

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