A group of demonstrators in Clearwater, Florida protested outside the Pinellas County courthouse on Monday to demand that the state reopen gyms, Complex reported.
The protesters, numbering about 30 people, even exercised on the sidewalk to emphasize their point.
has not yet determined when the second phase will begin, only stating that it will be "once the governor determines it is suitable to continue reopening and after fully considering medical data in consultation with state health officials," according to Tampa’s News Channel 8.
At that point gyms will be permitted to open, although they will have to do so at only 75 percent capacity and will be subjected to strict sanitation guidelines.
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