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€10,000 Raised For Charity Through Online Workouts In Westmeath

The classes take place twice weekly.

A Westmeath fitness instructor has raised 10,000 euro for charity through home workout videos.

Ben Gleeson of BGR Fitness in Athlone started the initiative during the first nationwide lockdown and continued it intermittently for five months. 

The classes take place twice a week with the money raised going to a different charity each week. 

Mr. Gleeson says moving online has been an interesting experience:

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