Yoga, pilates allowed at certain gyms, studios - where to attend

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SINGAPORE – Low-intensity physical activities such as yoga, barre, pilates and tai chi are allowed in certain indoor gyms and fitness studios, according to an updated advisory on Friday (7 May) by Sport Singapore (SportSG).

Other activities such as martial arts and combat sports are also allowed, provided the activities are modified according to the tightened safety measures.

"Such indoor premises (and including any other type of indoor premises such as hotel, club or condominium function rooms) must not be allowed to be used, or hired out to others for use for any high intensity sport and physical activities where participants are in close contact, exerting and not wearing masks during the stipulated period," said SportSG.

Yahoo Lifestyle SEA takes a look at some of the fitness classes you can attend at certain indoor gyms and fitness studios here in Singapore.

True Group outdoor activities. (PHOTO: True Group)
True Group outdoor activities. (PHOTO: True Group)

True Group

True Group will be launching over 120 outdoor editions of their most popular gym classes each week to help fitness bunnies keep fit. 

Classes will be held from tomorrow, Saturday, 8 May, at appropriate outdoor areas located at True Fitness Harbourfront, TFX Millenia Walk, ESR BizPark @ Chai Chee, Great World City, Velocity @ Novena and Funan Mall.

Each class is priced at S$10 with limited slots available, held in accordance with the government’s safe distancing advisories. Bookings start today from 5pm and are available via True Group’s GFX App (Apple App Store and Google Play Store).

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Yoga Movement

Yoga Movement will be opening its studios from 13 May onwards. In line with the stricter measures, yogis must now wear their masks throughout practice and during their time in the studio.

Mats and towels will not be provided and you'll be required to bring your own yoga mats and props to class. If needed, mats and props can be purchased at the Front Desk.

For more information, go to their website.

Founder Ashly Lou of Yoga Inc. (PHOTO: Yoga Inc.)
Founder Ashly Lou of Yoga Inc. (PHOTO: Yoga Inc.)

Yoga Inc.

Yoga Inc.'s shower facilities will not be made available; however, the toilets and locker rooms are. The studio has also stressed that the placements of their mats are at 1.5m apart, in groups of five, with a distance of 3m between each group.

Face masks should also be worn at all times, even in class.

For more information, go to their website.

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Breath Pilates

Classes begin 10 May onwards at the studios' four outlets across the island. Group mat classes and private classes will be scheduled but not reformer classes. Fitness goers will also have to BYO mat and towels.

For more information, go to their website.

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Revolution

Revolution studio is taking their spin classes outdoors at Fraser Towers Roof Garden, starting from 10th May onwards. To register, you may want to head down to Tanjong Pagar Studio at Frasers Tower Level 2.

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