As gyms across the world are opening, gym owners in the United States are preparing to open theirs as well. We already know gyms will look different upon re-opening, and many gyms are already trying to develop a plan to open their doors to their patrons safely.
Whether you are a gym owner, or a member of a gym we’ve put together some helpful tips on how to make your gym safer for your employees and members, and on how to use the gym safely.
Here are some recommendations on how to open your gym, based on the health and safety guidelines provided to businesses by the CDC:
It’s also a good idea to compile a list of frequently touched surfaces and objects that should be regularly cleaned and sanitized. In your gym this may include:
For those who belong to a gym, you may want to consider the following safety protocols to benefit your own personal well-being while using the gym:
If you’re unsure of whether your gym is taking measures to ensure the safety and well-being of their members, don’t be afraid to ask what new protocols they have implemented to give you peace of mind while you are working out.