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IHRSA, CREDI CARE forge partnership

Hugo Molmesdal of CREDI CARE, right, and Hans Muench, IHRSA director of Europe..A strategic partnership was announced between the IHRSA, the world body for health clubs, and CREDI CARE of Norway.

“IHRSA is pleased to work with a strong partner in one of the fastest growing markets," said Hans Muench, director of Europe. "We have a long way to go to achieve proper recognition and acceptance, vis a vis government, health insurance providers, press and the general public". 

“It was a great experience to attend IHRSA´s 32nd International Convention and Trade Show in Las Vegas, USA in March" said André Saxegaard. "With more than11,000 attendees from 75 countries sharing best practices, I was able to make friends and contacts, create new networks, as well as listen and learn from other leaders in our industry who are contributing to the business that we are so passionate about.” 

By partnering with CREDI CARE, IHRSA is leveraging global strengths and local expertise in order to grow the sector. Among the plans for 2013 to improve the professionalism and growth of the Norwegian fitness sector are regional seminars, regular networking events, a new Internet and social media platform and organized trips to the 33rd International IHRSA Convention and Trade Show in San Diego, Calif., March 12-15, 2014.

From left, Hugo Molmesdal, Hans Muench, André Saxegaard and Synnove IversenThe International Health, Racquet & Sportsclub Association is a not-for-profit trade association. IHRSA has over 10,000 health and fitness facilities, gyms, spas, sports clubs, and supplier members worldwide. IHRSA and its members are dedicated to making the world healthier through regular exercise and fitness promotion.





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