For March and April, the industry has lost more than 23 billion rubles of revenue, said the President of the Association of operators of the fitness industry in Russia Olga Kiseleva. According to her, out of 13 thousand fitness facilities in Russia will not be able to open 20%. Many owners of the premises and has not gone to the clubs, keeping pre-crisis rents and continued to charge fees. It has accelerated the bankruptcy of some fitness centers.

the Loans within the framework of state support for payment of wages the employees have received only 15% of the total number of players in the industry. Some fitness clubs among big business, the banks refused to loan, citing the fact that support measures are granted only to small and medium enterprises among the most affected sectors. Boris Titov has promised to investigate the situation, calling such refusal unlawful.

recently decided to compensate for the fitness clubs costs for additional security measures. According to the Association, only buy bactericidal recirculators for air disinfection for each club can cost 2 million rubles.