Sales of fitness equipment jumps during pandemic

Posted at 9:14 AM, Feb 04, 2021
and last updated 2021-02-04 12:34:20-05

The most common New Year's resolutions involve working out and losing weight.

But the pandemic has changed how to reach those goals.

People are skipping the normal trip to the gym and working out on their own or through virtual workouts.

So just how much are people shifting to home workouts?

Market research company, the NPD Group, says sales of fitness equipment actually doubled between March and October of 2020.