IHRSA AWARDS PROGRAM

 

IHRSA Awards
The IHRSA Awards Program recognizes members of the association for their service to their communities, their customers, and to the betterment of the health and fitness industry.

 

EUROPEAN CLUB LEADERSHIP AWARD
The European Club Leadership Award recognizes the European club leader who has done the most to advance their company and the industry through strong leadership and performance.

Read the Press Release
announcing the 2015 recipient.

  • Past Recipients

 

OUTSTANDING COMMUNITY SERVICE AWARD
Community Service Gold's GymThis award is presented to an IHRSA member that has made a longstanding commitment to making a difference in, and beyond, their community.

The deadline to apply for the 2017 award is Friday, November 11th.

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  • Past Recipients

 

Julie Main made a meaningful impact on the health and fitness industry, her colleagues, and her community. Julie was an assertive, yet compassionate leader whose tenacious drive and unbreakable spirit was an inspiration to all who knew her.

IHRSA celebrates Julie's legacy by offering the Woman Leader Award -- including a scholarship to attend the annual International Convention & Trade Show -- to a woman who exemplifies Julie's qualities of leadership and drive.

The deadline to apply for the 2017 award is Friday, November 11th. Learn more and download the application.

  • Past Recipients

 

IHRSA offers two full scholarships to attend The IHRSA Institute: The John McCarthy Merit Scholarship, name for IHRSA's first Executive Director, and The Curt & Jane Beusman Institute Scholarship, named for two of IHRSA's early and most passionate founders.

Qualified candidates should be able to demonstrate their passion for, and absolute commitment to, the health club industry's future and their service, sales, and leadership skills; presented at the IHRSA Institute.

Read the Press Release
announcing the 2016 recipients.

Learn more.
  • Past Recipients of John McCarthy Merit Scholarship

     

 

ASSOCIATE MEMBER OF THE YEAR AWARD
Associate Member of the Year
This award is presented to the Associate Member who has made a significant contribution to the advancement of the club industry, and is also in recognition of their support of IHRSA through program and event participation, advertising and sponsorship.
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DALE S. DIBBLE DISTINGUISHED SERVICE AWARD
This award is presented to an individual within the Association who has excelled in their contributions to the industry and IHRSA.
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JOHN McCARTHY INDUSTRY VISIONARY AWARD
This award is presented to an individual or company who has made an unprecedented or unique contribution to the advancement of the club industry as a whole.
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LIFETIME ACHIEVEMENT AWARD
The Lifetime Achievement Award is presented to an individual whose lifelong commitment, outstanding leadership and inspiration have made a lasting impact on IHRSA and the health club industry.