If you’re in the business of fitness, you're in the business of improving well-being for your neighbor. In times of crisis, the sense of community brings hope and relief to those suffering the worst. Hurricane Ian brought a devastating storm surge, flattened towns, and destroyed homes and businesses. While the storm had an impact across the state of Florida, the hardest hit counties include:
Charlotte County, and
Thoughts From the Locals
In June, IHRSA hosted the annual Convention & Trade Show in Miami Beach, FL. Two of our event speakers—Justin Hanneken, executive director, Ends of the Earth Cycling, and Annie Meehan, award-winning author and speaker—have permanent residence in the direct route of Hurricane Ian, North Fort Myers and Fort Myers Beach, respectively.
At IHRSA 2022, Justin taught us about charitable events and how to share stories to drive connection. Annie shared about her signature “Pineapple Principle”—standing tall, being sweet on the inside, and wearing your crown! Both speakers and sessions resonate during this great time of need.