Re-Open Announcement

GUIDELINES FOR OUR FACILITY

As of July 1st, 2020, all Tennessee counties and thus all our locations, will be under the guidance of Tennessee State Governor, Bill Lee’s reopening plan. These guidelines are subject to change at any time:

Updated Childcare Requirements

  • All children will have their temperature screened before entering the childcare area. Anyone with a temperature of 100.4 ºF will not be allowed into childcare.
  • All children are recommended to maintain safe social distance from others.

Kids In Motion

  • All children are recommended to maintain safe social distance from others.

Updated Pools/Swimming Requirements 

  • Members are recommended to maintain safe social distance at all times
  • Swim teams will begin practicing June 1st (Signature, Tazewell Pike, Maryville, and Oak Ridge)
  • Swim lessons are now available 
  • For information regarding our swim teams and swim lessons – please contact alicia@nfc1.com

Updated Summer camp Requirements

  • Camps will be held at Signature, Tazewell Pike, Maryville, Oak Ridge, and Morristown.
  • All children are recommended to maintain safe social distance.
  • Still open to reserve by the week or day!
  • For more information please contact cassiewalker@nfc1.com

The following amenities are still not offered:

  • STEAM ROOM

PHASE 2 GUIDELINES 

STARTING MAY 27TH

*This announcement pertains to Maryville, Sevierville, Oak Ridge and Morristown locations ONLY*

We are very excited to be able to offer you some very missed amenities with the release of phase 2 for the state. As always, the health of our team members, members, and community neighbors is our first priority. We want to thank you in advance for your compliance and kindness as we adhere to CDC and state guidelines to keep all of us safe and healthy.

GUIDELINES FOR OUR FACILITY (Phase 2)

Mandated by the CDC and Tennessee State Governor, Bill Lee. These guidelines are subject to change dependent upon their direction at any time:
Childcare open as of May 27th
  • Each location will have different capacity limits based on the size of the childcare area.
  • All children will have their temperature screened before entering the childcare area. Anyone with a temperature of 100.4 ºF will not be allowed into childcare.
  • All children 3 years + must wear a face-covering.
  • All children must maintain 6 ft distance apart.
Kids In Motion will resume as of May 27th
  • Children ages 3 + will need to wear face-covering.
  • All children must maintain 6 ft distance apart.
  • Face coverings/masks
  • All employees will continue to wear masks at all times in our facilities.
Pools will be open as of May 27th
  • Members must maintain 6 ft distance at all times
  • Swim teams will begin practicing June 1st (Signature, Tazewell Pike, Maryville, and Oak Ridge)
  • Swim lessons are restricted at this time
  • For information regarding our swim teams – please contact alicia@nfc1.com
Summer camps will begin June 1st
  • Camps will be held at Signature, Tazewell Pike, Maryville, Oak Ridge, and Morristown.
  • Children ages 3 + must wear a face-covering
  • All children must maintain 6 ft apart.
  • Space is limited – reserve your spot now!
  • For more information please contact cassiewalker@nfc1.com
The following amenities will not be offered during Phase 2 of reopening as specified by Tennessee Governor Bill Lee:
  • FACILITY RENTALS
  • STEAM ROOM
  • DRY SAUNA
  • HOT TUB
  • BASKETBALL COURTS
  • WATER FOUNTAINS
  • SWIM LESSONS ARE RESTRICTED

WE WILL REOPEN MAY 1ST,  2020. 

Dear Valued Member,
 
*This announcement pertains to Maryville, Sevierville, Oak Ridge and Morristown locations ONLY*
 
We are very excited to be able to safely welcome you back to our facilities on May 1st starting at 5am and be resuming normal hours of operation. We’ve been hard at work sanitizing and handling maintenance at each location and are ready to show you our results!
We want to thank you for your patience, understanding, and support during this time of unknowns. The journey continues as we reopen this week, and we will need your help once more in providing East TN’s best fitness center. As always, the health of our team members, members, and community neighbors is our first priority. We want to thank you in advance for your compliance and kindness as we adhere to CDC and state guidelines to keep all of us safe and healthy. Your membership will be active to use on May 1st. Your billing will start back on your normal draft date. Please see the “Additional Questions” section at the bottom if you have questions not covered in this email.

GUIDELINES FOR OUR FACILITY (Phase I)

Mandated by the CDC and Tennessee State Governor, Bill Lee. These guidelines are subject to change dependent upon their direction at any time:
 
 
  • People who feel sick must stay home. 
  • Avoid touching your face, eyes, nose and mouth. 
  • All members and employees will have their temperature taken before entering the gym. People with temperatures above 100.4 degrees Fahrenheit will be asked to leave.  
  • The following amenities will not be offered during Phase 1 of reopening as specified by Tennessee Governor Bill Lee: 
    • CHILDCARE
    • KIDS IN MOTION
    • FACILITY RENTALS
    • STEAM ROOM
    • DRY SAUNA
    • HOT TUB
    • SWIM LESSONS/TEAM
    • SHOWERS
    • LOCKERS
    • BASKETBALL COURTS
    • WATER FOUNTAINS
  • All members and employees must answer screening questions before being allowed to enter the facility: 
    1. Have you been in close contact with a confirmed case of COVID-19?
    2. Are you experiencing a cough, shortness of breath, or sore throat?
    3. Have you had a fever in the last 48 hours? 
 
*If you answered “yes” to any of these questions, you cannot enter the gym and should contact your doctor
 
  • All members and employees must practice safe social distancing and always remain at least 6 feet apart at all times. Machines will be moved or marked off to ensure 6 feet plus distance to other machines. 
  • All employees must wear a face covering at all times while in the facility. 
  • All members are encouraged to wear a face covering at all times while in the facility.  
  • All members are responsible for providing their own face covering. In the coming weeks we will have a limited number in supply for sale. 
  • Each facility will be limited to 50% of capacity as dictated by fire code. The exact number of people allowed in each gym is dependent upon the size of the facility. 
  • Everyone must sanitize their hands upon entering and leaving the facility.
 
  • Staff will conduct regular sanitization of high-touch surfaces, equipment, and common areas of the facility using “Maxim Facility +”. This is a hospital-grade germicidal cleaner and disinfectant. This is the same product used in hospitals and Knox County Schools.
  • Members must use provided materials to sanitize equipment before and after use. 
  • Group classes will have limited availability on a first come first served basis. Numbers allowed in class will be determined based on the size of the room and allowing greater than 6 feet of distance to be maintained between participants.  
  • Members should use a small gym bag to store personal belongings and will be responsible for monitoring said personal belongings during their visit.  
  • Water fountains and leisure areas will be closed.  
  • Members in the at-risk for Covid-19 category, including those age 65+ or those with with chronic medical conditions should take extra precaution or refrain from using the facility during phase 1 or re-opening.
As with many other activities opening up to the community again, we understand that some people may not feel comfortable attending. We will continue to offer our online services for those in need during this time. No matter what, please KEEP MOVING!
Exercise is very important to your overall mental and physical well-being to reduce your stress, stimulate your mind and body, boost your immune system, and even act as a time of family bonding!
We have live streaming classes ranging from yoga to high intensity circuit training everyday on our Main Facebook Page. If you are unable to catch a class at its scheduled time, you can watch the class at your convenience here: Facebook Live Video Archive.
 

FOR ADDITIONAL QUESTIONS

Now that our offices will reopen on May 1st we will begin to address the account requests submitted during this time. If you have already sent an email with your request, please DO NOT send another email as it will only delay our efforts to respond to everyone. If you have not been contacted by May 7th, please feel free to reach out with your request again. Thank you for your understanding, patience, and kindness during these unprecedented times.

 
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