Studio Updates

Tuesday, March 24, 2020

Dear Studio3 Clients,

Yesterday the Ontario government announced that all non-essential businesses must temporarily close by midnight Tuesday, March 24, 2020 to contain the spread of COVID-19 within the community.

With this updated information, we’ve now extended the Studio’s tentative re-open date to Monday, April 13, 2020.

Your instructor will be in touch with you prior to then to confirm your booked appointments and keep you updated should it become necessary to modify this schedule.

Some of you have made inquiries into supplemental, online Pilates and Yoga training and we are working as a team to try to make this happen. If you’d like more information about this, please contact us at info@studiopower3.ca.

Thanks to all of you for your cooperation, understanding and vigilance in containing this virus. And thanks too, to those of you who are in the service and healthcare industries that are working to keep us safe.

Please be in touch and of course, we will too…stay healthy,

Carla Ricalis & All of your Instructors at Studio3


March 17, 2020

Dear Studio3 Clients,

This morning the Ontario government announced a state of emergency in the province. With this updated information, the studio will be closed from Wednesday, March 18 until Sunday, March 29.

Your instructor will be in touch with you prior to your next scheduled session and we will keep you updated on whether we will need to extend our re-open date beyond Monday, March 30.

Thanks to all of you for your cooperation, understanding and vigilance in helping to contain this virus.

We will see you all soon and until then, please stay healthy and feel free to drop us a line to let us know how you’re doing…

Stay well,

Carla Ricalis & All of your Instructors at Studio3


March 14, 2020

Dear Studio3 Clients,

Toronto’s Chief Medical Officer announced yesterday afternoon that in order to contain the COVID-19 virus, all individuals who have been outside of Canada are strongly recommended to self-isolate for 14 days beginning at 12:01am on Saturday, March 14, 2020.

We’re asking that those of you who have been travelling anywhere outside of the country (including the United States) in the last 14 days to please reach out to your instructors and cancel all sessions for 14 days after your arrival date back into Canada

If you’re a group class client and have travelled outside of Canada in the last 2 weeks, please remove yourself from any classes booked 14 days after your arrival date back into Canada.

Thank you for your continued cooperation and understanding…we’ll all get through this and we look forward to seeing everyone back in the studio soon.

Sincerely,

Carla Ricalis and all Your Instructors at Studio3


March 12, 2020

Dear Studio3 Clients,

Given the heightened concern and awareness that have presented themselves surrounding the COVID-19 virus over the last few days, we are now asking that any clients who have traveled internationally and in particular to Iran, Japan, South Korea, China and Italy please refrain from coming the studio for 14 consecutive days upon arrival back to Canada.

We also ask that if your holidays have been on cruise ships of any type, please adhere to the same guidelines.

We continue to reference the Public Health Agency of Canada and World Health Organization websites to monitor developments and inform our decisions at Studio3 .

For an outline of what we’re doing to keep the studio a healthy space to work out in, please refer to the March 10, 2020 email and below under Staying Healthy in the Studio.

If you have any questions, please feel free to contact us at info@studiopower3.ca Thanks again for your continued cooperation and understanding,

Sincerely,

Carla Ricalis and all Your Instructors at Studio3


Staying Healthy in the Studio

March 10, 2020

Dear Studio3  Clients,

The health and well-being of our studio clients and instructors are always important to us at Studio3.

We are regularly monitoring The Public Health Agency of Canada and the World Health Organization websites for updated information on COVID-19 and are closely following advised guidelines.

We are working daily, as a team, to uphold the high level of cleanliness within the space that you train and we want to ensure you that we are:

  • maintaining our stringent, daily cleaning of all shared spaces and equipment including: floors, mats, small props, large equipment, door handles, door buzzers, light switches, bathroom faucets
  • maintaining our long-term practice of wiping down all used surfaces and equipment after every client training with Benefect a hospital grade, non-toxic disinfectant.
  • providing disinfectant wipes throughout the studio for your use
  • providing hand sanitizer throughout the studio for your use
  • providing disposable, paper cups at water coolers for your use

We ask for your continued cooperation by:

  • staying home if you are feeling unwell or are ill
  • washing your hands thoroughly and frequently with soap and water and using hand sanitizer
  • avoid touching your face
  • bringing your own water bottle to the studio

Following these practical steps will ensure that we are all working towards minimizing the spread of germs and potential viruses within our space and community.

If you have any questions or concerns, please email info@studiopower3.ca

Kindly and in health,

Carla Ricalis & all of the instructors at Studio3