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Running on treadmills, pedaling on spin bikes and lifting weights, many early risers are trying to burn calories and gain muscles. Inside the gym, majority of them are not wearing face masks. Starting December 1, fitness gyms are included in the venues where a face mask must be worn. Violators could be fined from NT$3,000 to NT$15,000.
run on treadmills 跑步機
pedal on spin bikes 踩飛輪
burn calories 燃燒卡路里
a venue （公共事件的）發生場所，舉行地點；會場
be fined 被罰款
Previous regulations put forward by the Central Epidemic Command Center required people to wear face masks in 8 categories of places, including healthcare facilities, public transportation, places of consumption, places of learning, sports and exhibition venues, entertainment venues, among others.
put forward 提出
the Central Epidemic Command Center 中央流行疫情指揮中心
sports and exhibition venues 運動和展覽場所
As a preventative measure to curb a second wave of pandemic in fall and winter, starting December 1, those who fail to wear masks in these contexts and do not heed requests to do so will face fines of between NT$3,000 to NT$15,000 for violating the “Communicable Disease Control Act.”
a preventative measure 預防措施
curb (v.) 控制；限制，約束；抑制
a second wave of pandemic 第二波疫情
face fines of… 面臨…罰款
CECC also said if there is a need to eat or drink in certain enclosed settings, masks can be temporarily removed on the condition that a proper social distance is maintained. If appropriate barrier equipment is in place, then people can remove the mask when exercising.
a need (n.) to 需要
enclosed settings 封閉設置
be temporarily removed 暫時移除
on the condition that… 條件是…
maintain a proper social distance 保持適當的社交距離