Health and fitness coworking concept finds happy space near Scott’s Addition

Health and fitness coworking concept finds happy space near Scott’s Addition

Bethany Watkins is the owner of Happy Body Space. (Jack Jacobs photos)

A local dietitian is giving the shared workspace concept a workout.

The Happy Body Space opened earlier this month at 4110 Fitzhugh Ave., renting space by the hour to counselors, massage therapists, personal trainers and other health professionals.

Owner Bethany Watkins likened her venture to a coworking space. The 2,700-square-foot storefront has four treatment rooms and a fitness studio available at hourly rates from $20 to $55.

“The best way I can describe it is that we are the Gather for wellness professionals,” she said, referring