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IHRSA helping nuture rapid industry development in the Gulf

The second IHRSA mini-conference in Dubai and a World Calisthenics Organization workshop were both held at Warehouse Gym April 24-26.

Participants from UAE, Kuwait, Lebanon, Bahrain, Canada, Germany, USA and New Zealand were treated to high-caliber education in a unique location.

"The amazing potential and growth opportunities in the Gulf region to create new opportunities for a blossoming fitness community impressed me beyond words," said Brendan Cosso, president and CEO of WCO, who led the certification workshop. 

Cosso´s presentation, organized by partner Multi-Works, took attendees through an amazing historical picture journey spanning 1,500 years, was particularly well received.

Calisthenics following the IHRSA mini conference in Dubai.For more check out

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