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Atlanta MANIA┬« is here! July 28-July 30, 2016

The MANIA® Fitness Conventions are pleased to bring local education and certifications with their regional conventions to Atlanta, GA this week. The Atlanta MANIA® conference will serve over 1,200 health and wellness professionals and offer a variety of education to meet the needs of all fitness professionals.

“MANIA® is more than just a fitness convention – it’s the place where the fitness community goes to learn, get inspired and recharged!” says Sara Kooperman, CEO of SCW Fitness Education. “MANIA® is affordable and is perfectly suited for everyone from the budding exercise professional to the seasoned fitness veteran.”

MANIA® is a three-day fitness professional conference offering 17 different sessions every hour at each location. The convention features world-renowned fitness educators leading over 250 sessions and 25 certifications on topics such as Personal Training, Group Exercise, Active Aging, HIIT/Tabata, Ballet Barre, Nutrition, Kettle Weights, Yoga/Pilates, Cycle, Aqua/WATERinMOTION®, dance/Zumba®, small group training, and business management.
During the convention, participants will also earn continuing education credits though SCW, AFAA, ACE, NASM, ACSM, AEA and others accept MANIA® CECs/CEUs during each session and certification training they attend.

Come browse the best selection of fitness equipment, apparel, accessories, and media in the industry. Take advantage of MANIA®-exclusive specials, product demos, and more! The expo is FREE and open to attendees as well as non-attendees.

Here is a complete list of dates and locations:

Dallas MANIA® | Aug 26-28, 2016

DC MANIA® | Sept 9-11, 2016

Midwest MANIA® | Sept 30-Oct 2, 2016

Boston MANIA® | Nov 11-13, 2016

New York City MANIA® | Feb 24-26, 2017

California MANIA® | March 24-26, 2017

Florida MANIA® | May 5-7, 2017

“Rub elbows with your favorite presenters, shop the Expo and celebrate being part of a greater health and wellness community,” adds Kooperman. “It’s a shot of adrenaline for every fitness career that keeps our attendees coming back for more!” 
For more information about MANIA®, visit www.scwfit.com/atlanta


Fitness Industry Trends Around the Globe 

Fitness Industry Trends Around the Globe Examined

Leading Industry Organizations Conduct a Comprehensive Study of Fitness Industry Behavior 

BOSTON and SAN DIEGO — Today, the American Council on Exercise (ACE), the International Health, Racquet & Sportsclub Association (IHRSA) and ClubIntel released the inaugural International Fitness Industry Trend Report, “What’s All the Rage?”. This study explores the offerings of fitness professionals and gym operators around the world, and quantifies the data to reflect growth in trends over the past two years.

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ACE Applauds Surgeon General's Call to Action

This news release was provided by ACE.


Effort Highlights Health Benefits of Walking While Addressing Barriers to Access 

SAN DIEGO, Sept. 9, 2015—The American Council on Exercise (ACE) issued the following statement in response to Step It Up! The Surgeon General’s Call to Action to Promote Walking and Walkable Communities, which was released today. ACE is excited that the Surgeon General is using the power of his position to draw attention to physical inactivity—a critical public health issue—and to create a pathway to change the sedentary culture of this nation.

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