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 3 added 36 characters in body edited Sep 20 '16 at 21:32 ToTheMax 62444 silver badges1818 bronze badges A gym, when totally defeated, never loses its initial level. If you and a team of 3 took down a level 2 gym, then only 2 Pokémon could go into that gym until you guys level it more. Similarly, if you and 2 friends took down a level 5 gym, you could put three Pokémon on it. Though the gym only shows one empty spot, it actually has 2 more open until other team members fill it or a rival team takes it down. Edit: Source: Personal experience. A gym, when totally defeated, never loses its initial level. If you and a team of 3 took down a level 2 gym, then only 2 Pokémon could go into that gym until you guys level it more. Similarly, if you and 2 friends took down a level 5 gym, you could put three Pokémon on it. Though the gym only shows one empty spot, it actually has 2 more open until other team members fill it or a rival team takes it down. A gym, when totally defeated, never loses its initial level. If you and a team of 3 took down a level 2 gym, then only 2 Pokémon could go into that gym until you guys level it more. Similarly, if you and 2 friends took down a level 5 gym, you could put three Pokémon on it. Though the gym only shows one empty spot, it actually has 2 more open until other team members fill it or a rival team takes it down. Edit: Source: Personal experience. 2 deleted 92 characters in body edited Sep 20 '16 at 18:05 Frank♦ 21.7k2323 gold badges9090 silver badges137137 bronze badges A gym, when totally defeated, never loses its initial level. If you and a team of 3 took down a level 2 gym, then only 2 Pokémon could go into that gym until you guys level it more. Similarly, if you and 2 friends took down a level 5 gym, you could put three Pokémon on it. Though the gym only shows one empty spot, it actually has 2 more open until other team members fill it or a rival team takes it down. Edit: Also, welcome to StackExchange. Be sure to upvote and accept your favorite answer! A gym, when totally defeated, never loses its initial level. If you and a team of 3 took down a level 2 gym, then only 2 Pokémon could go into that gym until you guys level it more. Similarly, if you and 2 friends took down a level 5 gym, you could put three Pokémon on it. Though the gym only shows one empty spot, it actually has 2 more open until other team members fill it or a rival team takes it down. Edit: Also, welcome to StackExchange. Be sure to upvote and accept your favorite answer! A gym, when totally defeated, never loses its initial level. If you and a team of 3 took down a level 2 gym, then only 2 Pokémon could go into that gym until you guys level it more. Similarly, if you and 2 friends took down a level 5 gym, you could put three Pokémon on it. Though the gym only shows one empty spot, it actually has 2 more open until other team members fill it or a rival team takes it down. 1 answered Sep 20 '16 at 15:56 ToTheMax 62444 silver badges1818 bronze badges A gym, when totally defeated, never loses its initial level. If you and a team of 3 took down a level 2 gym, then only 2 Pokémon could go into that gym until you guys level it more. Similarly, if you and 2 friends took down a level 5 gym, you could put three Pokémon on it. Though the gym only shows one empty spot, it actually has 2 more open until other team members fill it or a rival team takes it down. Edit: Also, welcome to StackExchange. Be sure to upvote and accept your favorite answer!