Patients with cancer and in particular those that are older may be especially vulnerable to COVID-19. This makes it highly problematic for cancer patients to exercise as group participation is risky and despite the best efforts of exercise clinics and fitness centres to clean equipment and take precautions the risk may be just too high.

For further information we suggest this ASCO approved article:

https://www.cancer.net/blog/2020-03/coronavirus-2019-what-people-with-cancer-need-know