San Francisco Fitness Studio Coalition Demands City Rescind Health OrderThe lawyer for a group of independent San Francisco fitness studios has demanded that city officials rescind the health order prohibiting indoor training after the health official who issued the order admitted there was no rational reason behind the ban.
San Jose Helping Businesses Open In Public Places To Survive PandemicA work out class in the middle of a plaza, a hair salon in the park, or maybe a restaurant in a parking garage are some of the ways San Jose is trying to utilize public places to help small businesses survive during the pandemic.
San Francisco Gym Operators Call On City Officials To Change Business ClassificationWhile gyms have been classified as non-essential since the pandemic began, a group of San Francisco operators are trying to shake off that designation and prove that they can operate safely.
Small San Francisco Gyms Campaign For Help In Staying OpenFrustrated owners of some San Francisco gyms have launched a social media campaign to stay afloat and get back to work.
Salons, Gyms Fear Second Shutdown After San Mateo Co. Lands On COVID-19 WatchlistHaircuts and in-gym workouts have been happening in San Mateo County for weeks, but the county has landed on the state's COVID-19 watchlist, meaning a second shutdown could be in the cards.
South Bay Businesses On Emotional Roller Coaster After Being Forced To Close A Day After ReopeningAfter another COVID-19 shutdown order just hours after the re-opening, workers and businesses in Santa Clara County feel confused and disappointed.
Reopening: Santa Clara County Gyms Back Open Under Revised OrderNearly four months after being shut down due to the coronavirus pandemic, gyms in Santa Clara County were open Monday under a revised health order.
Santa Clara County Health Recommends Businesses Submit Online Form To Resume Operations EarlyHealth officials in Santa Clara County are urging all businesses planning to resume operations under the new health order, including those already open, ti complete the new online social distancing protocol form before the Monday deadline.
New Beginning For Santa Clara County Gyms, Salons, Spas In Age Of COVID-19It's the beginning of a new era for hair and nail salons, spas and gyms in Santa Clara County. Changes to the county's health order will allow them to reopen, but with restrictions.
24 Hour Fitness Files For Bankruptcy, Blames Coronavirus PandemicNational gym chain 24 Hour Fitness, based in San Ramon, has filed for bankruptcy after the Covid-19 pandemic forced its facilities shut for months.
24 Hour Fitness Closing 10 Bay Area Locations Due To Coronavirus Pandemic As Others Set To Reopen24 Hour Fitness announced several of its Bay Area locations would close permanently as California allowed the reopening of gyms under the state's latest coronavirus reopening guidelines.