The IHRSA Institute

Take your career to the next level by attending The IHRSA Institute.

This exclusive, executive-level event is designed to provide a strong overall base for anyone working in the fitness industry.

You’ll learn from industry experts and college level professors in an intimate setting. Real-life examples and in-depth conversations with faculty and students—in the classroom and beyond—will help you run a better club.

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Executive education programs at prestigious universities like the University of North Carolina at Chapel Hill are priced at $4,000 or more. The IHRSA Institute has been designed to provide you with an industry-specific program–but at a much lower price.

This unique event covers lodging, meals and events, and over $800 worth of valuable IHRSA publications and management resources. You will leave the IHRSA Institute with a network of industry leaders you can call on for advice throughout your career.

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IHRSA Institute Scholarships

We offer two full scholarships to attend The IHRSA Institute: The John McCarthy Scholarship, named for IHRSA's first Executive Director, and The Curt & Jane Beusman Scholarship, named for two of IHRSA's early and most passionate founders.

Qualified candidates should be able to demonstrate their passion for, and absolute commitment to, the health club industry's future and their service, sales, and leadership skills.

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