In a Facebook post on April 16, Tshyrad Oates shared that he used a four day guest pass to workout with his friend, who was already a long standing member at the Secaucus, New Jersey location.
My first response to this story was "Unbelievable!" but unfortunately in America it's all too real, too frequent, and very believable.
Tshyrad Oates says he has been a paying member of LA Fitness in Secaucus, NJ for at least eight years. But when he went to his gym earlier this week, the gym accused him of entering without paying. He showed them his membership card – twice, once to the manager and once to the expressionless clerk at the desk – and both times the computer showed that he was...
Two black men who were wrongly accused of not paying to work out at a gym in New Jersey say they were humiliated when staff called police.