Californians deserve safe access to the physical, mental and COVID-19-fighting benefits of exercise
The California Fitness Alliance (CFA) today announced it has filed legal action in Los Angeles County Superior Court seeking to restore reasonable access to indoor fitness. CFA believes that government should not continue preventing Californians from having equitable and safe access to indoor fitness centers and the proven benefits, including maximizing their resilience to COVID-19, that exercise provides to their physical and mental health.
“CFA is taking this action reluctantly. Its members not only complied with the initial eight-week shutdown but many were proactive in shutting down prior to the statewide stay-at-home order in March, as a demonstration of their commitment to the health of their communities,” Scott J. Street, CFA Attorney and Partner with Musick Peeler & Garrett LLP, said. “Since then, CFA has worked with the Governor’s Office and state health officials to detail how