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Thousands Celebrate Fitness Industry Success, Innovation and Leadership at IHRSA 2015

At the recently completed IHRSA 2015, the International Health Racquet & Sportsclub Association’s 34th Annual International Convention & Trade Show, thousands of fitness industry leaders celebrated the successes of a thriving industry, showcased the newest and most innovative equipment, programs, and technology, and reinforced the industry’s commitment to increase physical activity levels across the globe. The high-energy event, gathering thousands of health club operators, suppliers, and fitness industry professionals together from over 80 countries, was held in Los Angeles, California, March 11-14, 2015.

“I am sincerely grateful to each and every attendee, exhibitor, sponsor, and presenter for their dedication to this wonderful industry of ours, and to their commitment to help people across the world live happier, healthier more active lives,” said Joe Moore, IHRSA president and CEO. 

IHRSA 2015 by the Numbers

  • Attending IHRSA 2015 were over 13,000 industry professionals, including 8,000 convention and trade show attendees
  • 84 countries – a new record – were represented by this year’s 8,000 convention and trade show attendees.
  • The exhibit hall, with 388 exhibiting companies, occupying 178,000 square feet of exhibit space, buzzed with excitement during the two-day trade show and early morning workouts.

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19th Annual Financial Panel at IHRSA 2015

The 19th Annual IHRSA Financial Panel: Is the Health Club Industry Winning in the Financial World? And, is it sustainable? 

This year’s financial panel discussion, once again moderated by Rick Caro, President, Management Vision, features financial experts with recent relevant club involvement.

Each of the presenters who make up this year’s collection of panelists has been involved in a major club transaction within the past year. Recent transactions include Bay Club, Anytime Fitness, Flywheel, Core Power Yoga, Sport & Health, UFC Fitness, and Atlanta Fitness. Panelists include:

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