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  1. the top line
    The Fitness Industry’s Pandemic Winners and LosersBusiness is booming for online class providers and golf courses, while gyms and apparel companies are in a tough spot.
  2. the top line
    Planet Fitness Celebrates Members Who Pay for Its Product But Don’t Use ItThere is an odd incentive if you own a gym: You need to find a way to attract customers who are not especially eager about your product.
  3. The Rise of the $6,000-a-Year (or $120-a-Year) GymHow income inequality is changing where you work off that Santa belly.
  4. breaking up is hard to do
    Susanne Bartsch and David Barton SplitThis will mean something to gym bunnies, club rats, and gay people.
  5. thieves
    Gym Thieves Provide Another Excuse to Not Work OutJust what we’ve been looking for!
  6. man on the street
    Working Out at David Barton Gym With David BartonWe sent Tim Murphy to sweat with the owner in his house of worship.
  7. early and often
    Obama Works Out While Wall Street BurnsBarack Obama woke up early this morning. To tackle the morning’s economic news? To revise a bailout proposal? To do debate prep? No, to go to the gym.
  8. early and awesome
    Barack Obama to Pose for November Cover of ‘Men’s Health’Now the clock is ticking on the most important test of his life: Come November, will Barack Obama have rock-hard abs?
  9. early and often
    Barack Obama Would Be a Really Bad SpyWhen the candidate disappeared three times in one day for long periods of time, his cover was that he was “working out.” Not even Mario Lopez believed him.
  10. early and often
    Barack Obama’s Gym Routine RevealedA reporter watched the candidate at the gym and wrote down his every move. Spoiler: Reggie Love doubles as a trainer!