Despite recent, quiet announcements from other major chains walking back their “required mask” policy to be a patron in order to avoid confrontations, Planet Fitness has decided to go full-bore into the fray with a policy that requires mask use at all times, including during weight lifting or aerobics.
Talk about opening yourself up for an injury lawsuit! You can see the letter they sent to members below:
UPDATE: Apparently Planet Fitness is aware that this is a “material change” to their contracts and are prepared to let people out of their contracts for those stating the mask restriction for their reason. So if you wanted a reason to get out of your contract, now is a good time as any.