by Prayag Gordy
Gyms in Silver Spring reopen with additional safety measures
Washington Sports Club, Planet Fitness, and LA Fitness have opened their doors under the guidelines established in Phase 2 of Montgomery County‘s reopening plan, which came into effect last Friday, June 19.
All three gyms mandate face coverings, including while exercising. Additionally, they are asking patrons to wipe down machines immediately after use, and gym staff have expanded their sanitation measures.
WSC and LA Fitness have modified their hours. WSC is open from 6 am to 8 pm on weekdays and 8 am to 4 pm on weekends. LA Fitness is open from 6 am to 8 pm on weekdays and 8 am to 5 pm on weekends.
Planet Fitness remains open 24 hours, though their locker room and shower areas are closed.