CBI August 2018

Michele Melkerson-Granryd has helped pioneer a unique, boutique-centric business model.

“I plan to aggressively promote the benefits of IHRSA, its programs, and events, and to encourage the attendees—in fact, anyone who will listen—to get more involved by, among other things, presenting, and applying for the board.”

Michele Melkerson-Granryd, General Manager

Castle Hill Fitness 360 - Austin, TX


News & Know How

  • News: European Congress returns to Lisbon; IHRSA, Fitness Brasil recommit; IHRSA Institute scholars named; MINDBODY makes waves; exercise's role in cancer care; and more
  • First Person: Paul Zadoff: The president of TRX stresses the importance of innovation and training
  • First Person: José Carlos Reis: President of AGAP extends an invitation to the European Congress
  • On the Move: Gold's Gym signs licensing deal; Los Angeles Athletic renovates; Crunch Fitness honors "everyday" heroes; plus other club news

IHRSA Report

  • PHIT on the Finish Line: IHRSA Chairperson Jim Worthington entreats the industry to "pump up" its efforts on behalf of the PHIT Act in this month's First Set
  • Best Practices: Helen Durkin, J.D., offers her take on dealing with members with eating disorders
  • Official and Unwritten Rules: An etiquette guide makes things clear for club members, writes Matthew O'Malley in this month's Grow, Promote, Protect
  • Value Proposition: KidCheck: This software firm works to keep children safe, parents aware, and clubs free of worry
  • The 'Ideal' IHRSA Board Member: Derek Gallup and Jim Worthington inspire others to become board members, says IHRSA President and CEO Joe Moore in this month's Last Rep