A gym membership.one of the biggest health clubs in new england, boston sports clubs, intends to go on charging. Boston received an email from an anonymous former bsc trainer saying directors are keeping communication open with staff through conference calls.
“we’re pleased that bsc has committed to our office that it will stop charging.
Boston sports club membership covid 19. The owner of boston sports clubs, allegedly violated state consumer protection laws after failing to honor membership cancellations and refund requests, according to a complaint from attorney. A sign outside a boston sports club location in somerville's davis square. Town sports international inc., which owns and operates about 185 gyms, including roughly 28 boston sports clubs in massachusetts, said in a statement on the bsc website that the goal of the voluntary restructuring “is to emerge from chapter 11 as an even stronger company, better positioned to serve members into the future.”
We will continue to keep you informed of all changes and requirements. Boston sports clubs, however, appears to be doing very little, as members complain of being stuck paying for a gym they can no longer visit, whether they want to support the business or not. Updated on march 19 at 2:55 p.m.:
Boston sports club is being sued for continuing to collect fees despite closing its gyms last month because of the coronavirus pandemic. Town sports international, which owns boston sports club, new york sports club and other gyms, filed for chapter 11 bankruptcy monday morning. From the start of this pandemic, boston sports clubs has shown a total disregard for its members, for good business practices, and for the law,.
Waltham boston sports club closes abruptly. Town sports international is not going out of business. Our high standards of cleanliness have been raised to new heights as we pushed forward.
The goal is to emerge from chapter 11 as an even stronger company, better positioned to serve members into the future. The company had said at the time that its facilities would continue to operate normally and the move was made to restructure to face challenges posed by the pandemic. Town sports international, which operates boston sports clubs and other gym chains, has moved to dismiss a proposed class action over its continued collection of membership fees during the covid.
On april 1, a lot of people will be charged for something they are not able to use: Boston sports clubs told workers today that when the clubs closed for the interim today, they would be laid off. Gym operators nationwide — large and small — have been…
Some boston sports clubs remained closed until early july, according to the attorney general's office, and due to the pandemic many closed again in september. In a statement, healey said: Boston sports clubs is now facing a lawsuit for charging members while closed due the coronavirus.
The gym chain also will credit members for time the gyms were closed and offer free electronic membership cancellations through april 30. Town sports international filed for chapter 11 bankruptcy in september. The freeze will stay in place until the gyms reopen.
The boston sports club location of interstate 95 in waltham is one of the company's crown jewels, yet it's now one of the company's biggest liabilities, with more than $1.1 million in unpaid rent. As the coronavirus pandemic continues to take a toll on the fitness industry, the parent company of boston sports club has been burdened by financial strains for months.