ASAE, the association of associations, has awarded IHRSA, the International Health, Racquet & Sportsclub Association with a 2014 ASAE Power of A Gold Award. IHRSA received this honor for its role as facilitator in bringing the fitness industry together to support Augie’s Quest, the aggressive cure-driven research initiative to cure ALS established by fitness industry pioneer Augie Nieto.
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IHRSA, The International Health, Racquet & Sportsclub Association has awarded Michele Glaeser, General Manager at Adventure 212 Fitness in Stevens Point, WI with the 2014 John McCarthy Merit Scholarship to attend the 2014 Institute for Professional Club Management. A grateful Michele commented, “thank you, thank you, thank you for selecting me to be this year’s recipient!! I am more than thrilled about this experience and am looking forward to it with graciousness!” Michele and approximately eighty additional health club professionals will be attending the Institute, IHRSA’s highly regarded education and training program for club professionals, August 5-8 at the Kenan-Flagler Business School at the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill.
IHRSA Announces Robert Brewster, President of The Alaska Club, a network of 18 facilities based in Anchorage, Alaska, as the new chairperson of the IHRSA Board for the 2014/2015 term; and welcomes three new members to its Board of Directors for the 2014/2018 term.
July 1, 2014 – Boston, MA – Today, the International Health, Racquet & Sportsclub Association (IHRSA) announced the release of The IHRSA Global 25, which lists the top 25 health club companies worldwide. Compiled by IHRSA’s Club Business International (CBI) magazine, The IHRSA Global 25 recognizes top players in terms of revenue, memberships, and units. This prestigious list of club operators is based on The 2014 IHRSA Global Report, which profiles nearly 400 club businesses worldwide.
Boston MA, June 30, 2014 -- Today, the International Health, Racquet & Sportsclub Association (IHRSA) released Volume 2, Issue 2 of the IHRSA Member Retention Report. Conducted in partnership with The Retention People (TRP), this issue examines the impact of group exercise on membership retention.