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Double Dutch: IHRSA to make rounds at two Netherlands events

Hans Muench, director of IHRSA Europe, and Yvonne Smits. head of the VES organization, at the 2nd annual Fitspiration in the Netherlands.More than 250 attendees came to Utrecht for the 2nd Fitspiration event in the Netherlands. Leading Dutch presenters provided participants with perspectives on social media, marketing, adapting to change and more, using the event´s "Create, Innovate, Cooperate" slogan.

Among the attendees was Yvonne Smits, head of the VES organization and IHRSA partner, who have 90 clubs in their group.

Hans Muench, director of IHRSA Europe, will be presenting on  two topics at the Fit!Vaktagen in Ahoy (near Rotterdam) on Oct. 4-5, supported by BodyBiz magazine: 

  • "The Best of IHRSA" 
  • "What’s Hot and What’s Not: Game changing models"