Minnesota's COVID Dial Back Won't Be The Answer To Every Businesses' PrayersOn Monday, restaurants and bars can fill 75% of their seats, and social gatherings can include 15 to 50 guests without household limits. But for many businesses, these changes won't have the impact they might appear to on the surface.
Life Time Fitness Files For Data Evidence On COVID Spread, Arguing They're Not Super-SpreadersOn Friday, Life Time CEO Braham Akradi filed a request for access to government data to see the exact amount of virus spread happening in health clubs in Minnesota.
Looming COVID Restrictions Have Many Minnesota Gyms On The Ropes
Restaurants, Bars & Gyms Allowed To Reopen Wednesday To Indoor CustomersMinnesota is taking the next step in reopening Wednesday as restaurants, bars and gyms are now allowed to serve indoor customers.
Gov. Tim Walz Says State Can Turn Dial Again, To Allow Indoor Dining, Limited Gym UseGov. Tim Walz says the state is ready to make another turn of the proverbial dial toward normal social restrictions.
CrossFit, Boutique Gym Owners Petition Gov. Walz To Allow June 1 ReopenOwners of small, boutique gyms are asking Gov. Tim Walz to let them open on June 1.
Iowa To Reopen Restaurants, Salons, Barber Shops And Gyms FridayRestaurants, salons, barber shops and gyms in Iowa will be allowed to reopen Friday under new restrictions intended to slow the coronavirus, the governor announced.
WCCO Viewers' Choice For Best High School Gym In MinnesotaHigh schools are community hubs in many small towns. "Especially in Pierz," David Rocheleau, Pierz Healy High School activities director, said. "Our community is so supportive of our athletics and our school system. I think that's why we are successful."
Life Time Fitness To Become Private CompanyLife Time Fitness Inc. said Monday that it will sell itself to two private equity firms for more than $2.8 billion, in a deal that will turn the gym chain into a private company. The companies value the deal at more than $4 billion, when debt is included.
Switch Up Your Workout Routine With ClassPassIf running on a treadmill for hours at a time sounds a little boring, join the club -- then enter ClassPass. It allows people to access dozens of unique fitness studios all over the Twin Cities, like Six Degrees in Uptown, for a monthly fee.
Gym Challenges People To Swap Resolutions For CommitmentsMaking a resolution is one the first things we do in the new year. Many make them, most don't keep them. So rather than resolving to do something in 2015, Life Time Fitness is observing "Commitment Day," hoping to help people commit to something.
What To Know When Gym ShoppingWe all need to exercise, but it's pretty easy to find an excuse to skip a workout if you don't have a gym, or if you’re going to the wrong one. Whether basic, big box, or boutique -- not all are created equal. Small health clubs like Snap and Anytime Fitness offer a no-frills workout. They never shut off the lights. "Obviously we're open anytime. That's 24 hours a day, 365 days a year, even on holidays.
'U Of M' Expert Questions If CrossFit Benefits Outweigh RisksFive years ago, the word CrossFit probably wouldn't mean a thing to any of us. Now, things have changed and Crossfit is all the rage. However, not everyone is convinced that CrossFit is a good thing.
The Do's And Don'ts Of Gym EtiquetteEver get stared at in the gym and not because you look good? Now that 2012 is here, maybe your gym etiquette needs a little workout of its own.