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How In-Person Fitness Struggles to Stay Alive During the COVID-19 Pandemic

A documentary by Madison Reynolds
Local fitness studios in the South Bay battle with the State of California's COVID-19 reopening procedures, and the California Fitness Alliance sues the State for only allowing 10% capacity at gyms. While COVID-19 has paused almost all gym operations, experts discuss mental health, preventative healthcare, and healthcare equity issues related to fitness, questioning the true meaning of "essential."
 
 

From Tiger King to Chloe Ting: How fitness broke the Internet but not the bank in 2020

Article by Madison Reynolds
YouTube, TikTok, and Instagram dominate the online fitness world while gyms are shut down. Peloton, MIRROR, and fitness influencers rise in popularity and profit since the shift online due to COVID-19.