These terms and conditions (these “T&C”) govern the access and use of the GO24 Centre’s and GO24 Facilities. Any person (as Applicant, Member or otherwise) who complete or submit an application form to GO24, register as a Member or access or use any of the GO24 Centre’s or Facilities, shall be deemed to have accepted and agreed to observe and be bound by these T&C.
“Applicant” means any person who has applied to be a Member by completing and submitting an application form or otherwise.
“Deposit” means the deposit payable by each Member to GO24 pursuant to Clause 8.
“GO24” means GO24 Limited
“GO24 Centre” means any GO24 fitness Centre from time to time operated by GO24 and open for access and use by Members subject to these T&C.
“GO24 Facilities” means any fitness equipment and facilities to be provided by GO24 in any GO24 Centre’s for use by Members.
“Induction Training” means any proper induction training to be provided by GO24 or any other reputable training providers for safe and proper use of fitness equipment and facilities.
“Member” means any eligible Applicant whose application for Membership has been approved and confirmed by GO24 and who has completed all the registration requirements specified in these T&C, including but not limited payment of Deposit and Membership Fee.
“Membership” means membership to access and use the GO24 Centre’s and GO24 Facilities subject to these T&C.
“Membership Fee” means the membership fee payable by each Member to GO24 pursuant to Clause 7.
“these T&C” means these Terms and Conditions for GO24 Fitness Centre’s for the time being valid and applicable as may be from time to time amended by GO24 pursuant to and in the manner specified herein.
In these T&C, where the context so permits, the following rules of interpretation apply unless any contrary intention appears: -
uses of the singular includes the plural vice versa;
reference to any one gender imports a reference to all genders;
references to a “person” includes any individual person, partnership, firm, company, body corporate or corporation or organization;
references to these T&C includes any permitted variation, supplement to, replacement or novation of these T&C;
references to a Clause are to a clause of these T&C except where otherwise stated;
headings to Clauses are for the purpose of information and identification only and do not form part of these T&C;
any undertaking by an Applicant or a Member not to do any act or thing shall be deemed to include an undertaking by that Applicant or Member not to permit or suffer the doing of that act or thing; and
references to statutory provisions shall be construed as references to those provisions as amended or re-enacted or as their application is modified by other provisions from time to time and shall include any provisions of which they are re-enactments (whether with or without modification).
All application for Membership are subject to eligibility of the Applicant, completion execution and submission of such application form and other formalities by the Applicant as may be from time to time required by GO24, and approval by GO24 at its sole and absolute discretion.
GO24 reserves the absolute right to decline any application or grant approval subject any conditions as GO24 may at its sole and absolute discretion consider appropriate.
No application will be approved by GO24 unless the Applicant: -
is of age of 16 or above;
has applied and agreed to join Induction Training to be provided or arranged by GO24 or has confirmed that the Applicant has attended Induction Training previously;
is physically and mentally fit for and capable of using and operating fitness equipment and facilities safely (and in case if so requested by GO24 has produced medical certificates as evidence to the satisfaction of GO24); and
satisfies any other requirements as GO24 may from time to time specify.
5. COOLING OFF PERIOD
All registration of Memberships has a 48-hour cooling off period commencing upon receipt of Deposit or first Membership Fee by GO24.
During this cooling off period, the Member may terminate the Member’s Membership immediately subject to payment to GO24 by the Member of: -
an administration fee of HKD$150.00 (or such other amount as GO24 may from time to time announced); and
charges for all products or services that has already been supplied by GO24 to the Member, including but not limited to ID Key and Pin number.
In case of termination of Membership pursuant to this Clause, subject to payment of the aforesaid fees and charges by the Member, all Deposit and Membership Fee previously paid by the Member shall be refunded to the Member.
There are currently three classes of Membership, namely:
Monthly prepay Membership;
Half-yearly prepays Membership; and
Yearly prepay Membership.
GO24 may from time to time create and offer other classes of Membership.
All Memberships are subject to termination by GO24 immediately at the expiry of the current Membership term without cause or prior notice.
Subject to Clause 7(c), monthly prepay Membership is of terms of one (1) month each renewable consecutively and automatically unless the Member serves not less than thirty (30) days prior written notice on GO24 of the Member’s intention not to further renewal the Membership by completing such forms and formalities as GO24 may from time to time prescribed.
Subject to Clause 7(c), yearly prepay Membership and half-yearly prepay Membership are of terms of respectively one (1) year and six (6) months each renewable consecutively and automatically unless the Member serves notice on GO24 of the Member’s intention not to further renewal the Member’s Membership not less than thirty (30) prior to the expiry of the current term by completing such forms and formalities as GO24 may from time to time prescribed.
7. MEMBERSHIP FEE AND PAYMENT
All Memberships are subject to punctual advance payment by each Member of Membership Fee of such amount from time to time specified and announced by GO24, by autopay, credit cards and/or in other such manners as may from time to time be prescribed by GO24 and pursuant to these T&C.
Membership Fee for monthly prepay Membership shall be paid by Members monthly in advance prior to the commencement of the relevant month and Membership Fee for yearly prepay Membership and half-yearly prepay membership shall be paid by Members in advance prior to the commencement of the relevant year or six-month period.
Save and except for termination during the cooling off period, by GO24 without cause or for variation of these T&C respectively pursuant to Clauses 5(c), 16(a) and 18(b) respectively, all Membership Fee once received by GO24 will in no event be refundable to Members.
No auto payment for Membership Fee may be cancelled unless the Membership has been duly terminated pursuant to this Clause.
In addition and without prejudice to any other rights and remedies available to GO24 under these T&C and applicable laws, if any payment by Member under these T&C is delayed for more than ten (10) days after the applicable due date, the Member shall be liable to immediately upon request pay an additional administrative charges equal to ten percent (10%) of the amount due to GO24, subject to a minimum amount of HKD$40.00 (or such other amount as GO24 may from time to time announced).
As far as payment of Membership Fee and any other moneys by Members or Applicants is concerned, time is of the essence of these T&C.
It is a condition precedent for any Membership to be commenced and valid that the Member has duly paid a Deposit to GO24 prior to commencement of the Membership in such manner as from time to time prescribed by GO24.
The amount of such Deposit is currently HKD1,000 per Member for all types of Membership. GO24 reserves the right to from time to time adjust the amount of the Deposit and Members shall upon request immediately paid GO24 any shortfall accordingly.
The Deposit paid by a Member shall be retained by GO24 free of any interest throughout the terms of the Member’s Membership.
In the event of any breach of these T&C by the Member (including but not limited to failure or delay to make any payment, or loss and damages caused to any GO24 Facilities), GO24 shall be entitled to, deduct from the Deposit the amount of any overdue payments, administrative fees and any other loss and damages incurred or suffered by GO24 caused by or incidental to such breach.
In the event of any deduction of the Deposit pursuant to this Clause, the Member shall as a condition precedent to the continuation of the Membership with GO24 immediately upon request pay GO24 the amount so deducted.
Subject as aforesaid, the Deposit (or the balance thereof) shall be refunded to the Member by GO24 without interest within thirty (30) days after the expiry or termination of the Member’s Membership and settlement of the last outstanding claim by GO24 against the Member, whichever is later.
The right and remedy of GO24 under this Clause is in addition and without prejudice to any other rights and remedies available to GO24 under these T&C or applicable laws, including but not limited to terminate the Member’s Membership pursuant to Clause 15(a).
9. GO24 CENTRES
While GO24 Centre’s are generally opened for access twenty-four (24) hours, three hundred sixty-five (365) days a year including public holidays and during severe weather warnings, GO24 reserve its right to close any GO24 Centre’s, or decline access or use of any GO24 Centre’s or GO24 Facilities by all or any of the Members, at any times without prior notice or compensation for any reasons whatsoever (including but not limited to maintenance, emergency, compliance and prevention of crimes or accidents).
All GO24 Centre’s are operated on self-serving basis and will generally opened without any onsite staff, except certain select hours during the day to be from time to time determined by GO24 for its own convenience and at its sole and absolute discretion. Members shall keep the GO24 Centre’s and GO24 Facilities clean and tidy and facilitate their access and use by other Members.
All GO24 Centre’s and GO24 Facilities, including but not limited to their availability, operation hours, and all other details, are subject to change from time to time, without prior notice, in the sole and absolute discretion of GO24. In no event shall GO24 be liable to any Members in relation to the availability or condition of any of the GO24 Centre’s and GO24 Facilities.
GO24 may from time to time relocate or permanently close any GO24 Centre’s without prior notice or compensation to Members.
Each Members acknowledges and accepts that CCTV surveillance cameras may be operated and cover all or any areas (except inside the bathrooms) of GO24 Centre’s and all or any of the 24 hours a day. All information obtained from the CCTV will be used for security, prevention of crime and related purposes only. GO24 shall from time to time delete information obtained from the CCTV and does not represent or warrant that CCTV recording will be active at any particularly time or cover any particular area of the GO24 Centre’s, or any information so obtained by GO24 will be available or intact.
10. MEMBERSHIP ACCESS
Members are entitled to access and use the specific GO24 Centre(s) applied by the Member and approved by GO24 only and GO24 Facilities therein subject to these T&C during the term of their Membership.
All application by Members to change the specific GO24 Centre(s) for the purposes of Clause 11(a) are subject to application in compliance with the formalities as may be from time to time required by GO24, and approval by GO24 at its sole and absolute discretion.
Right to use and access to GO24 Centre’s and/or GO24 Facilities are personal to each Member. No Member may allow any other person to access or use any GO24 Centre’s and/or GO24 Facilities, along with the Member or otherwise.
Members may be issued security tokens for accessing the GO24 Centre’s and/or GO24 Facilities, which may include, inter alia, an ID Key or ID code. While such security tokens shall at all times remain the properties of GO24, GO24 may charge Member administrative fees for issuance or reissuance of such security tokens in such amount as GO24 may from time to time at its sole and absolute discretion consider appropriate.
Each Member shall keep the securities tokens safe and secure, and shall not allow any other persons to possess, control or use such securities tokens or to access or use any of the GO24 Centre’s or GO24 Facilities, by using such securities tokens or otherwise.
In case of any security tokens issued to a Member is lost, damaged or compromised, the Member shall immediately notify GO24 in writing accordingly. Irrespective of such notification, the Member shall remain fully liable for use or abuse of such securities tokens as if they were used or abused by the Member personally.
Each Member undertakes to fully indemnify and keep GO24 at all time harmless from any loss, damages and other consequences of breach of this Clause by the Member. In case if GO24 suspects that such breach constitutes a crime, GO24 shall report to police for investigation and criminal prosecution.
11. MEMBER UNDERTAKINGS
Each Member agrees and undertakes to: -
refrain from using, handling or moving any GO24 Facilities in any manner not authorized by GO24, contrary to these T&C or that unreasonably compromises the safety of the Member or any other persons;
clean and wipe down all GO24 Facilities used by the Member with the supplies provided by GO24 immediately after each use;
refrain from causing any nuisance or disturbance which may interfere with the use and enjoyment of the GO24 Centre’s and GO24 Facilities by any other Members;
access and use the GO24 Centre’s and GO24 Facilities in a quiet, and well-mannered fashion;
allow other Members waiting to use any particular GO24 Facilities to work into their rotation, and not to occupy any particular GO24 Facilities for an extended period of time;
not to use or exhibit any profanity, abusive or indecent language or behavior in any GO24 Centre’s;
wear appropriate clothing and footwear while in any GO24 Centre’s, which may include T-shirts, jogging suits, aerobic wear and sweat outfits (street clothing and jeans are not considered appropriate clothing and can damage the GO24 Facilities and their upholstery. Street shoes and black-soled shoes are prohibited within the GO24 Centre’s);
at all times properly keep and be solely responsible for any loss or damages to the Member’s own personal properties and belongings; and
be responsible for all loss or damages to the GO24 Centre’s or GO24 Facilities caused by the act, omission, default or negligence of the Member shall immediately upon request pay such loss and damages to GO24.
Alcohol, drugs (including steroids), and smoking are strictly prohibited within all the GO24 Centre’s. Members shall not access or use the GO24 Centre’s or the GO24 Facility or engage in any activity therein or therewith while under the influence of alcohol, drugs or medication that may impair their ability to operate the equipment proper and safely.
No weapons of any kind are allowed to be taken into any GO24 Centre’s.
No photography, videotaping, filming or audio recording is permitted within any GO24 Centre’s without the express written consent of GO24.
Gambling and gaming are strictly prohibited within all GO24 Centre’s.
GO24 reserves the right to, in its sole and absolute discretion, from time to time limit the consumption of food or beverages, or the use of outside equipment within any GO24 Centre’s.
Any breach or non-compliance with any of the provisions or undertakings in this Clause by a Member shall be breach that entitled GO24 to terminate this Agreement immediately pursuant to Clause 15(a).
12. RULES AND REGULATIONS
GO24 may from time to time establish rules and regulations for the safety and protection of the Members. Such rules and regulations in effect from time to time are deemed to have incorporated into and form part of these T&C.
Each Member shall observe and be bound by such rules and regulations once they are established and announced by GO24.
13. DISCLAIMER AND LIMITATION OF LIABILITIES
Each Member confirms and acknowledges that the Member has applied and agreed to join Induction Training to be provided or arranged by GO24 or has attended Induction Training previously; and fully understand agree and accept that: -
there are natural hazards and risks connected with physical fitness training and the Member shall be solely and fully responsible for all such hazards and risks and all their consequences;
the natural hazards and risks specified in Clause 14(a)(i) may include, but not be limited to, abnormal blood pressure, fainting, heart disorders and heart attack, dehydration, heat exhaustion, sprains, muscle strain, blisters, stress fracture, shin splints, tendonitis, cartilage tears, bursitis, back pain and bruising of joints;
exercise or use of fitness equipment improperly or beyond one's physical limits and/or accidents involving exercise equipment may result in serious injury or even death; and
as GO24 Centre’s are operated on self-serving basis and will generally opened without any onsite staff, the Member shall at all times solely and fully responsible for the Member’s own safety and wellbeing and that of other Members.
To the fullest extent allowed by law, each Member hereby waives and releases GO24 and its officers, employee’s agents, affiliates, contractors and services providers from any and all liabilities arising out of any loss damage or injury incurred or suffered by the Member at any time in relation or incidental to the Member’s access or use of the GO24 Centre’s or GO24 Facilities.
Each Member agrees to defend, fully indemnify and hold at all times harmless GO24 against any loss, damage or expense incurred or suffered by GO24 or any third parties by reason of any claim or liability based upon personal injury (including death) or property damage arising out of the acts, omissions, negligence, recklessness, default of, and/or breach of these T&C by, the Member.
Without prejudice to the foregoing and to the fullest extent allowed by law, the total aggregate liabilities of GO24 towards any Member in relation or incidental to this Agreement, access and/or use of any GO24 Centre’s and/or GO24 Facilities shall in any event limited to the Membership Fee actually received by GO24 from the Member for the three (3) month (to be determined on a pro rata basis if necessary) immediately before such liabilities first arisen.
14. FREEZE OF MEMBERSHIP
While Membership Fee are not refundable except pursuant to Clauses 5(c), 16(a) and 18(b) of these T&C, Members may from time to time apply to freeze their Membership pursuant to this Clause.
Application to freeze any Membership pursuant to this Clause shall be: -
subject to approval by GO24 at its sole and absolute discretion;
for whole monthly periods from a minimum of one (1) month up to a maximum of twelve (12) months only;
made by not less than ten (10) days prior written notice by way of completing such forms and formalities as GO24 may from time to time prescribed; and
in no event made or taken effect retroactively.
If any Membership is frozen pursuant to this Clause: -
the Member shall pay GO24 administrative fees of HK100 (or such other amount as GO24 may from time to time announced) per month (or part of a month) throughout the frozen period;
the current term of the Membership shall be automatically postponed by the frozen period accordingly; and
during the frozen period, a Member may not terminate the Membership, or exercise any rights or enjoy any benefits of the Membership, including but not limited to accessing or using any GO24 Centre’s or GO24 Facilities or engaging in any personal training sessions.
15. TERMINATION OF MEMBERSHIP
Notwithstanding anything herein to the contrary, GO24 shall have the right to at any time without cause terminate any Membership by serving on the Member not less than thirty (30) days’ prior notice in writing, by email or other electronic means. In such case, part of the Membership Fee for the remaining period (if any) of the current Membership term paid by the Member shall be refunded to the Member on a pro rata basis (together with balance of the Deposit (if any) pursuant to Clause 9(f)). Subject thereto, GO24 shall have no further obligations or liabilities whatsoever towards the Member in relation or incidental to the termination pursuant to this Clause.
GO24 may at any time immediately terminate any Membership, or temporarily suspend any Member’s Membership or access and/or use of all or any of the GO24 Centre’s and GO24 Facilities for as long as GO24 may at is sole and absolute discretion consider appropriate, if the Member:
fails to pay any sum due and payable to GO24 under these T&C; or
breaches of any of the provisions in T&C or fails to comply with GO24 reasonable requirements in relation to the access and use of the GO24 Centre or GO24 Facilities; or
becomes insolvent or bankrupt or unable to pay its debts; or
has provided any information to GO24 which is found or reasonably believed by GO24 to be false, inaccurate, incomplete or misleading.
Termination of these T&C will not affect any of GO24’s existing right or liability prior to such termination.
16. COLLECTION OF PERSONAL DATA
Without prejudice to Clause 17(a), each Applicant and Member hereby authorizes and gives consents to GO24 to use the Member’s personal data (as defined in the Personal Data (Privacy) Ordinance (Cap. 486)) supplied in connection with these T&C for the purposes of processing application, verifying identify, allowing accessing to GO24 Centre’s and other related purposes.
Subject to this Clause, GO24 shall have the right to at any time vary these T&C by adding, deleting or modifying any provisions by giving the Members not less than thirty (30) days’ prior notice through emails, GO24’s websites or any other means GO24 considers appropriate.
Members of yearly prepaid Membership or half-yearly prepaid Membership who do not agree to such variation to these T&C may terminate the Membership with effect from the effective date of the variation, by serving prior written notice on GO24 and completing such forms and formalities as GO24 may from time to time prescribed prior to the effective day of the variation. In such case, part of the Membership Fee for the remaining period (if any) of the current Membership term paid by the Member shall be refunded to the Member on a pro rata basis.
A Member who allows the Membership to continue or be renewed or has accessed or used any GO24 Centre’s or GO24 Facilities, after any variation of these T&C becomes effective, shall be conclusively deemed to have accepted and agreed to be legally
These T&C together any documents referred to herein is the complete and exclusive statement of the agreement between a Member and GO24 in relation to the use and access to GO24 Centre’s and GO24 Facilities and supersedes all representations or other communications between the Member and GO24 in relation thereto.
Members are not allowed to assign, transfer, convey, license or otherwise dispose of the Membership or all or any of their rights and obligations under these T&C.
Each Member agrees to indemnify GO24 for all losses, damages or expenses incurred by GO24 (including but not limited to legal costs) in connection with the enforcement of these T&C by GO24 against the Member.
Each Member warrants that (i) all information provided by the Member to GO24 are true, correct, complete and not misleading and undertakes keep GO24 update immediately in case if any change to such information; and (ii) GO24 may rely on all such information with verification.
No failure or delay by GO24 to exercise any right, power or remedy under these T&C shall operate as a waiver thereof nor shall any single or partial exercise by GO24 of any right, power or remedy.
Any waiver, concession or extra time GO24 may allow a Member is limited to the specific circumstances in which it has been given and does not affect GO24’s right power or remedy under these T&C in any other way.
The rights, powers and remedies of GO24 herein are cumulative and are not exclusive of any rights, powers or remedies available to GO24 under any applicable laws or otherwise.
If any provision in these T&C is ruled to be unenforceable, it shall be ineffective only to the extent of the unenforceability only. All other provisions in these T&C shall remain in full force and effect.
These T&C are governed by the laws of Hong Kong and each Member submits to the non-exclusive jurisdiction of Hong Kong courts.
These T&C is available in both English and Chinese. In case of any conflict, the English version shall prevail.