Plant Fitness reopens amid pandemic
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Justin Udo
July 19, 2020 - 5:31 pm
Gyms in Philadelphia reopened Monday, but there are strict new guidelines in place for those businesses and people who want to get back to their workout routines. Read more here.
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Staff using wet wipe and a blue sanitizer from the bottle to clean treadmill in gym.
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Pat Loeb
July 16, 2020 - 3:59 pm
Gyms in Philadelphia can reopen on Monday, with strict rules in place. City officials made the decision, despite a growing number of COVID-19 cases around the state and concerns they could spread to Philadelphia. Read more here.
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Antionette Lee
July 10, 2020 - 10:34 am
Plans to open gyms and fitness studios in southeastern Pennsylvania this week were scratched when officials announced that coronavirus infection rates were too high. After months of closure, small fitness boutique owners are wondering what the future looks like. Read more here.
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Tarrah Gibbons
June 30, 2020 - 1:41 pm
While we continue to social distance during the coronavirus pandemic, face masks have become the new normal. Under Armour just revealed face masks to wear while working out.
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A gym member works out in John Reed Fitness studio on the first day studios are opened in the German capital on June 02, 2020.
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Paul Kurtz
June 03, 2020 - 5:30 pm
Fitness clubs from across Pennsylvania are banding together in a concerted effort to convince Gov. Wolf to include them in the “yellow” phase of the state’s reopening process. Read more here.
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Seniors participating in the "Just Move" class, before it was moved online due to the pandemic.
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Antionette Lee
May 17, 2020 - 2:17 pm
As many fitness studios offer online classes right now, one Old City studio wants to get senior citizens up and moving. Read more here.
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John McDevitt
April 11, 2020 - 11:12 am
With social distancing in effect and unemployment skyrocketing, nonprofit organizations have to get creative these days when it comes to fundraising. Now there's a virtual 5K and walk that you can do on your own time. Read more here.
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King of Prussia District's Quaranteam engages community
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Mark Abrams
April 06, 2020 - 2:13 pm
The King of Prussia District wants to help keep the community active and engaged — at a distance. Read more here.
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A man working out and using his phone.
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Antionette Lee
March 21, 2020 - 8:42 pm
Even with local gyms and studios closed due to COVID-19, fitness lovers are still finding ways to build muscle and community. Read more here.
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Lizzy Buczak
March 07, 2020 - 11:41 am
With the coronavirus outbreak sweeping the globe, many people who have prioritized their fitness are left wondering if it’s still safe to go to the gym. Find out what a doctor recommends.
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