ChinaFit/IHRSA Unites the Industry in the Far East

5th Annual Management Forum attracts, inspires more than 350

More than 350 club owners and operators gathered in Zengzhou, China for the 5th Annual ChinaFit/IHRSA Management Forum, held November 10-13, 2015.

The event featured two days of seminars focused on business trends and opportunities, sales and marketing, and personal training management. Among the speakers were Anastasia Yusina, founder of Russia's Orange Fitness and City Fitness club chains; Paul Taylor of the Body-Brain Performance Institute; Amanda Bracks, director of Bracks Consulting; and James Drury, CEO of Vision Personal Training. The forum also included tours of some of Zhengzhou's leading health clubs.

Among the IHRSA Associate Members sponsoring the event were Life Fitness, Matrix Fitness, Precor, Star Trac and Technogym.

"This event has become the must-attend event for industry leaders in China," said John Holsinger, IHRSA's Asia-Pacific director who noted that the forum attracted attendees from several other countries. To mark the event;s 5th anniversary, Holsinger presented a crystal placque to Arthur Yan, general manager of ChinaFit.

The 6th annual ChinaFit/IHRSA Management Forum will take place November 15-18, 2017 in Changsha, Cnina. See for more information.