On Planet Fitness, Math Is Still Difficult

Sneakers mandatory. Division optional.

Sneakers mandatory. Division optional.

Reader JL spotted this update to a sign that we posted two years ago. It’s almost comforting to know that math is still not required on Planet Fitness.

It does make sense if the club reserves the right to raise your dues, or the $10/month plan comes with even a modest initial membership fee.

Without explaining those details, though, what they’re really saying is “we don’t want members who are good at math.” Still.