Gyms are ready and waiting to leap back into business

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Gyms are ready and waiting to leap back into business

Despite no word from government, gyms are getting ready to welcome back members, albeit differently

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Gym owners and managers are in talks with the government, hoping to reopen by July 1.

They say it makes no sense to keep the fitness industry closed when restaurants and hairdressers are allowed to operate.

According to the original Covid-19 Risk Assessment Strategy, gyms were set to open in level 1 of lockdown, as were hair salons and hotels. However, as a result of pressure on the government, the latter reopened this week, despite the country being in level 3...

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