187455
182957

Should BC gyms be allowed to operate?

Poll: open the gyms?

Before Christmas, the provincial government announced new public health measures requiring fitness facilities to once again close in an effort to curb the spread of COVID-19.

Some gyms in the Interior have refused to close, citing the importance of exercise to mental health.

Interior Health has sent warning letters and issued some fines but a number of gyms are still open.

Castanet took to the streets asking residents if they support the gyms remaining open against public health orders.

“I totally support them staying open, it's good for the public, it’s good for the individuals,” one man told Castanet.

“The way that things are going on right now, it’s good for people to relieve their stress that way and get in shape and feel better about themselves.”

Some said they didn’t think gyms should have been closed in the first place.

“I think it's kind of silly that they're closing the gyms,” said another.

Read more.

Have an opinion? Send it to [email protected]



Previous Polls

January 24, 2022 - 12828 votes
Do you have a regular family doctor?

Yes: 9839
No: 2989

January 22, 2022 - 14182 votes
Should pay parking resume at hospitals in B.C.?

Yes: 2687
No: 11119
Unsure: 376

January 20, 2022 - 10200 votes
Does Canada need to shore up its border with the U.S to stop people trying to illegally cross on foot?

Yes: 6408
No: 3127
Unsure: 665

January 19, 2022 - 8440 votes
Is stimulus spending still required in Canada?

Yes: 1148
No: 6639
Unsure: 653

January 18, 2022 - 37475 votes
Should B.C.'s vaccine card program be kept in place beyond Jan. 31?

Yes: 7908
No: 29228
Unsure: 339



Previous Poll Results

Do you have a regular family doctor?

Total Votes:  12828
Yes: 
76.7%
No: 
23.3%

» Previous Polls

Have an idea for a poll question?
Email us [email protected]


185686
179737
185956