New York gym owner Charlie Cassara and attorney James Mermigis tell ‘Fox & Friends’ why they are suing the New York governor to fully reopen.
In a recent interview with Fox News Radio, Charles DeFrancesco, the owner of The Arena and part of the New York Fitness Coalition suing Cuomo, said: ‘The statements from the governor are ridiculous.’
NEW YORK — In a time where local businesses have felt incredible pressure in order to survive amid a global pandemic and government restrictions to stop its spread, it’s now boutique gyms that will fight for the right to reopen.
New York City Mayor Bill de Blasio needs to be more flexible with coronavirus reopening rules, fitness pros charged on Wednesday.
The first and last time I physically attended The Class, a boutique workout billed as “an expansive, heart-clearing and body-strengthening release,” was Tuesday, March 10th. I paid close to $40 to jump around, shout and breathe heavily in a room packed with dozens of women, mats soaked through with sweat and inches away from each other.
From posh sweat studios to gritty boxing gyms, the boutique fitness industry in New York City is feeling the financial crunch with orders to remain closed while regular gyms are allowed to reopen today.
LONG ISLAND, NY — A Long Island environmental group is working with Suffolk County Economic Planning and Development to provide local gyms with free testing to potentially clear them for reopening.