25 July 2020 14:35
David Lloyd believes it held the first exercise class post-lockdown in England People missed going to the gym so much during lockdown they queued to take a high intensity class at midnight. Gyms and indoor swimming pools in England were told they could open from Saturday July 25 after four difficult months of closures. David Lloyd Clubs wasted no time in getting back in businesses, opening a gym in Richmond, London, as soon as the clock turned 12. Once through the doors, members were invited to take part in a BLAZE class: a dynamic HIIT (high intensity interval training) workout which combines mixed martial arts, intense cardio and strength training. Visit our live blog for the latest updates: Coronavirus news live They were also given free reign of the facilities in the early hours, which have all been redesigned to operate under the new health and safety guidelines.