Gyms in Greece reopen on May 31

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Gyms will reopen on Monday (May 31), Deputy Minister for Civil Protection & Crisis Management Nikos Hardalias confirmed at the regular live briefing on the COVID-19 pandemic on Friday.

As in schools, gym users will have to present a negative self-diagnostic test and wear a double face mask.

The minister noted that details will be released in terms of exercises that cannot be completed while wearing masks.

In addition, Hardalias said 5×5 courts and open-air basketball courts will also reopen on Monday for exclusive use by amateur athletes.

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Their health protocols will be the same as those for professional athletes, however.

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