16th Annual IHRSA European Congress

17-20 October 2016 | Seville, Spain 


The success of the 2015 event was due in large part to the financial support we received from a number of our Associate Members as noted below, through their sponsorship of various events and activities. IHRSA gratefully acknowledges their contribution. To learn more about the sponsorship opportunities for 2016, contact Lynne Devaney at +1 617-951-0055 ext. 102, or e-mail lsd@ihrsa.org.


American Council on Exercise
4851 Paramount Drive
San Diego, California 92123 USA
+1 858-576-6500  •  Fax: +1 858-576-6564
marketing@acefitness.org  •  acefitness.org
Founded in 1985, the American Council on Exercise (ACE) is the largest nonprofit health and fitness certification, education and training organization in the world. In 2012, it became the first U.S. certification provider to earn approval by the European Health & Fitness Association Standards Council.


Anytime Fitness
12181 Margo Avenue South
Hastings, Minnesota 55033 USA
+1 651-438-5000


Cybex International
10 Trotter Drive
Medway, Massachusetts 02053 USA
+1 774-324-8000
sales@cybexintl.com  •  cybexintl.com


eGym GmbH
Nymphenburger Str. 12
München, Deutschland 80335 Germany
+49 899 2131 0500  •  Fax: +49 899 2131 0599
info@egym.de  •  egym.de
eGym’s electronic strength training system delivers a full-body workout in under 30 minutes, using just eight stations. The system comprises 18 fully electronic fitness machines for all large muscle groups, the intelligent eGym training software as well as the eGym Trainer App for the most effective organization of the training floor.


Exerp ApS
Kalvebod Brygge 24, 2. floor
Copenhagen 1560 Denmark
+45 3332 4545
info@exerp.com  •  exerp.com
Exerp is a specialist in Club Management Software for large fitness operators. We focus strictly on the needs of large enterprises where streamlining, control and scalability are essential, making us renowned for our unique competencies within multisite fitness operations. We serve some of the world’s biggest fitness brands.


Fabiano Designs
6 South Fullerton Avenue
Montclair, New Jersey 07042 USA
+1 973-746-5100  •  Fax: +1 973-746-5103
rudy@fabianodesigns.com  •  fabianodesigns.com
Fabiano Designs provides smart, efficient and creative designs that will impress your market and satisfy your budget. From one day consultations, strategic master planning for upgrading your facility, or full services until construction is complete, we can perfectly tailor our services to your needs. We are flexible and can work with your in-house design team in providing the concept, planning and vision critical to your projects success. With over 25 years of club experience and more than 500 projects completed, we have earned a global reputation for delivering what we promise.


Fit Interiors
Gruppo P&G S.r.l.
Via Emilia 3916
I - 47020 Longiano (FC) Italy
+39 0547 58746


GANTNER Electronic GmbH
Montafonerstr. 8
Schruns 6780 Austria
+43 5556 73784
info@gantner.com  •  gantner.com
GANTNER Electronic is the market and technology leader in contactless access control, check-in, electronic wardrobe locking solutions and cashless payment applications for the global leisure industry. GANTNER supplies a multi-functional system from a single source, from SMART cards to readers and control devices and the hardware solutions for membership administration.


2314 Walsh Avenue
Santa Clara, California 95051 USA
+1 855 GYMGRPS
hello@gymgroups.com  •  gymgroups.com
GymGroups offers a private social network that increases members' involvement with one another. The platform allows members to communicate with each other, form workout groups, and easily find and interface with personal trainers. GymGroups also includes a unique sensory iBeacon technology that can integrate with any CMS, device, or infrastructure, providing members with an innovative and easy to use activity tracking solutions. Club owners and management can monitor members’ fitness activities, allowing them to increase member engagement and loyalty.


Johnson Health Tech. Co., Ltd. /

1600 Landmark Drive
Cottage Grove, Wisconsin 53527 USA
+1 866-693-4386
info@matrixfitness.com  •  matrixfitness.com
Matrix is among the worlds' premier – and fastest growing – commercial fitness brands. We've breathed new life into an industry by listening to you – our customers – and meeting your needs like no one else can. With nearly 400 products offered throughout 21 subsidiaries worldwide, Matrix continues to push the boundaries of fitness.


Keiser Corporation
2470 South Cherry Avenue
Fresno, California 93706 USA
+1 559-256-8000  •  Fax: +1 559-256-8100
alastairw@keiser.com  •  keiser.com


Les Mills
22 Centre Street
Auckland 1010 New Zealand
+64 9 366 9900
info@lesmills.com  •  lesmills.com
Les Mills International creates 13 global exercise programs, including BODYPUMP™ (weights), BODYCOMBAT™ (martial arts), RPM™ (indoor cycling) and the LES MILLS GRIT™ Series (30-minute high-intensity interval training). Millions of participants every week build their fitness in a LES MILLS™ class, held across 100 countries in more than 17,000 licensed clubs around the world.


Life Fitness
Bijdorpplein 25-31
Barendrecht 2992 LB The Netherlands
+31 180 646 666


Marcelinska 62/10
Poznan, Great Poland 60-354 Poland
+48 792000728
info@mega-form.pl  •  mega-form.pl
MEGA FORM is a new brand of fitness equipment designed and made in Poland. We were writing a new chapter of fitness industry, and we created a new masterpiece of fitness equipment. Our products combine advanced solutions based on biomechanics of human body with the unique functionality, and extraordinary design. We are proud to bring with our products a new value to the World of Fitness: Simplicity >> Quality >> Functionality >> Innovation >> Design. Join us now and change the World of Fitness.


miha bodytec GmbH
Siemensstr. 1
Gersthofen, Bavaria 86368 Germany
+49 821 4554 92-0  •  Fax: +49 821 4554 92-29
info@miha-bodytec.de  •  miha-bodytec.de
It's your turn – activate your Business! A technology is striding ahead! Active musculature is the key to a body with great capacity, as well as being a precondition for health, fitness, wellbeing, and an aesthetically pleasing appearance – in short, for that kind of physical and mental ability you’ve always really wanted. miha bodytec guarantees results that will astound you, results you can achieve rapidly, and results you can really see. Right in step with the spirit of our times! Experience miha bodytec for yourself!


milon industries GmbH
An der Laugna 2
Emersacker, Bavaria 86494 Germany
+49 8293 96550 0  •  Fax: +49 8293 96550 50
info@milon.com  •  milon.com
milon design and produce advanced electronic training systems for fitness, healthcare, corporate and hotel facilities and we believe that we have re-invented circuit training and have a major presence across Europe with over 2200 installations. By installing milon you can benefit from operational and financial success with a safe, easy and high efficient concept that is proven to retain existing members, whilst delivering new target groups and revenue streams.


3rd Floor, Falcon House
Douglas, Isle of Man IM1 1EL British Isles
+44 345 594 2676
support@myzone.org  •  myzone.org
One of the most 'relevant' of wearable technologies for the fitness industry, MYZONE is an innovative chest-strap and monitoring system that tracks heart rate, calories burned and effort both accurately and in real time. Group classes become encouraging communities, personal training departments becomes meaningful and insightful and with challenges, personal goals, gamification and an automatic online community, physical activity is made inclusively competitive and fun. Now with the addition of the new MZ-3 BLE belts, clubs can now create a true fitness community outside the four walls of it's facility.


National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM)
1750 E. Northrup Boulevard, Suite 200
Chandler, Arizona 85286 USA
+1 602-383-1200
info@nasm.org  •  nasm.org
Since 1987, the National Academy of Sports Medicine (NASM) has been a global leader in providing evidence-based certifications and advanced credentials to health and fitness professionals. In addition to its NCCA-accredited fitness Certified Personal Trainer (CPT) certification, NASM offers a progressive career track with access to Advanced Specializations and Continuing Education courses. The NASM educational continuum is designed to help today's health and fitness professionals enhance their career while empowering their clients to live healthier lives.


National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA)
1885 Bob Johnson Drive
Colorado Springs, Colorado 80906 USA
+1 719 632 6722
international@nsca.com  •  nsca.com
The National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA) is an international nonprofit educational organization founded in 1978. As the worldwide authority on strength and conditioning, the NSCA supports and disseminates research-based knowledge and its practical application to improve athletic performance and fitness. The NSCA bridges the gap between the scientist in the laboratory and the practitioner in the field fostering the development of strength training and conditioning as a discipline and as a profession. The NSCA offers respected credentials of distinction including the Certified Strength and Conditioning Specialist ® (CSCS®) and the NSCA-Certified Personal Trainer ® (NSCA-CPT®).


Poligono Industrial de Lerun S/N
Elgoibar, Basque Country 20870 Spain
+34 943 748 484  •  Fax: +34 943 748 490
leisure@ojmar.com  •  ojmar.com
Ojmar has a long history of high quality manufacturing and innovation. Our range of locks has become the standard for many countries all over the world. Whatever the requirements are, Ojmar has the perfect lock –- from mechanical to keypad and RFID solutions –- to fit any spec or budget and can be used on all types of lockers. Flexibility, high customer service standard, market oriented portfolio solution, and cost effectiveness are the foundations of our company.


2220 W. Magnolia Boulevard
Burbank, California 91506 USA
+1 818-762-8855
info@piloxing.com  •  piloxing.com
PILOXING® is the brainchild of celebrity trainer Viveca Jensen. Since 2009, PILOXING has provided group fitness programs built on an interdisciplinary system of two extremes – Boxing and Pilates principles. The combination of the two disciplines as the primary exercise components create a sense of balance, both physically and mentally.


Pliteq Inc.
1370 Don Mills Road, Unit 300
Toronto, Ontario M3B 3N7 Canada
+1 416-449-0049
Pliteq is an engineering company and global innovator in recycled rubber building products for commercial sound control.


Polar Electro Oy
Professorintie 5
Kempele 90440 Finland
+358 852 02100
b2bhelpdesk@polar.com  •  polar.com
Polar is the leading pioneer in heart rate monitoring. With a proud heritage in innovative physiological and sports medical research, we cater to all levels of fitness by offering a comprehensive and award-winning product range including wearable sports devices, apps and online services.


Theta Building, Lyon Way
Frimley, Surrey GU167ER United Kingdom
+44 1276 404900
For nearly three decades Precor have designed and built premium fitness equipment, which has been chosen by health clubs, hotels, spas, universities and individuals all over the world. Precor is proud to be a part of the Amer Sports Corporation, one of the world's leading sports equipment companies.


Star Trac
Unit 4, The Gateway Centre
Coronation Road
High Wycombe, Bucks HP12 3SU
United Kingdom
+44 1494 688260
EMEAsales@corehandf.com  •  startrac.com
Core Health and Fitness is the world's fifth largest marketer and distributor of commercial fitness products to health clubs, community recreational centers, hotels, government, educational facilities and more. Core markets its products under the Star Trac, StairMaster, Spinning, Nautilus, and Schwinn, StairMaster. Headquartered in Vancouver, Washington, we employ over 400 people worldwide and serve a global customer base. Core maintains sales, engineering service offices throughout the United States (Vancouver, WA; Irvine, CA; Independence, VA as well as in the United Kingdom (High Wycombe); Germany (Munich); Spain (Madrid) and Brazil (Sao Paulo). We operate our primary warehouse locations in the United States, the Netherlands and China.


via Calcinaro, 2861
477522 Cesena (FC) Italy
+39 0547 56047


TNG International
Naritaweg 165
Amsterdam 1043BV The Netherlands
+44 1 555 200 100
info@tngworld.com  •  tngworld.com
TNG International provides powerful and effective leisure management software solutions for hotels, spa, wellness and fitness. Based on more than 25 years of market experience, TNG was specifically designed to meet the demanding needs of the wellness industry. TNG assists businesses of all sizes to cut costs, boost revenue, attract new clients, reward and retain loyal customers.


219 Avenue du Serpolet
Zone Athélia II
13 600 La Ciotat France
+33(0)4 42 73 78 58


Herengracht 250
Amsterdam 1016 BV The Netherlands
+31 20 716 5216
info@virtuagym.com  •  virtuagym.com/software
Virtuagym Professional is the all-in-one software solution for fitness professionals. With user-friendly solutions for client coaching, membership management, billing, scheduling and powerful mobile apps for exercise and nutrition tracking, you have everything you need to run your business more efficiently. Virtuagym serves more than 1,500 businesses in over twenty countries.


Zumba Fitness LLC
800 Silks Run Road, Suite 2310
Hallandale, Florida 33009 USA
+1 954-925-3755