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COVID-19 Update - Gym To Reopen 5am Thursday 18 February

Today we heard the great news that we will be moving to alert Level 2 from 18 February which means we can re-open. Like always when we re-open, your health and safety is paramount whilst using the gym.  The following explains what this means to you and your gym, and what we are doing to keep you safe:

  • We will be opening our doors again at 5am Thursday 18 February.     

  • Your membership will come off suspension and be active on Thursday 18 February.   

  • We have the ability to contact trace and know who is in our facility at any time when you scan your membership card on arrival. - Please ensure you can scan-in. We also have Government QR codes available to scan.

  • Group Fitness class sizes have been changed in accordance with government guidelines.

  • Your Group Fitness Timetable will be Live at 6pm tonight and available for you to book.

  • Due to the circumstances and that we have to change class capacities we have had to reset all bookings. If you were already booked in, unfortunately, we require you to rebook your classes.

  • Group fitness classes (with the exception of Aquafit, Swimfit, and gym floor) must be booked via our online booking system.

  • Please respect government guidelines in regards to social distancing in the facility.

  • Where possible please limit the use of the gym change rooms to the use of the toilets and handwashing. We encourage you to shower and change at home.

  • Hallway markings for entry and exit.

  • In peak times the mezzanine floor space may be closed for Personal Trainer’s use only.

  • The facility has undergone a deep clean of all surfaces and equipment since closing.

  • A visible cleaning schedule and additional cleaning of equipment remain in place.

  • We kindly ask you to wash your hands before entering the gym.

  • Please – No sweat towel, no workout.

  • Please wipe down your equipment after use with the wipes provided. 

  • If you have compromised immunity or feeling unwell, we kindly ask you to stay at home.

Now we are reopening we will be not holding online classes on our private Facebook group in order to concentrate on providing safer exercise within the facility. Thank you for all your participation and encouragement over this time.

As always, we will continue to keep you updated on any changes to the situation as soon as possible. 

Please know that all of these health and safety procedures are in guidance to keep you safe to train! Please be patient and kind to your fellow gym family. We can’t wait to see you back and training at Northern Arena.


The Team at Northern Arena

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