Originally Posted by The pokemaster
Lol. I got another question, this time about the gyms. If someone has a gym you want, is there another way to get it apart from waiting for it to become avaiable?
beat them at their own game. Litterally. If you can fight the gym using only Pokemon of the gym type, using your opponent rules, and specifying that the challenge is for the gym, and win, you get the gym. If you lose, you can never challenge that leader for the gym again.