Gyms prepare to reopen with new guidelines under Phase Two
ROANOKE, Va. Fitness centers are among the businesses preparing to reopen Friday after months of being forced to close because of the coronavirus. Gyms were allowed to reopen with outdoor classes under Phase One. During Phase Two, which starts Friday, gyms can hold indoor classes at 30% capacity, among other guidelines. Brickhouse Crossfit owner Ryan Robertson said they're ready to get back inside, but things will look a lot different. Robertson said hes working to make sure his gym meets all guidelines and will reopen on Monday.
Roanoke gym supports WSLS effort to help Special Olympics
ROANOKE, Va. – A local gym is supporting the effort by WSLS to raise money for Special Olympics. Saturday morning, Brickhouse Crossfit in Roanoke held a fundraising workout. All month, 10 News has been raising money to participate in the New River Polar Plunge for Special Olympics. So far, we’ve raised over $4,000 and more than $26,000 has been raised overall by participants. That’s one of the pieces of our mission,” Brickhouse Crossfit owner Ryan Robertson said.