Canadian Forum: The State of the Industry
Thursday, March 9, 2017
3:30pm – 4:30pm
Room 407, LA Convention Center
David Hardy, President, Fitness Industry Council of Canada CEO, World Health Edmonton, Orangetheory Fitness Canada
Canadian Fitness Industry Issues, Initiatives, and Review
March 8-11 at the Los Angeles Convention Center in Los Angeles, California
Next week, IHRSA’s 36th Annual International Convention & Trade Show heads back to America’s west coast, after a very successful 2016 event in Orlando, Florida. The entertaining LA Live campus in Los Angeles, California will once again...
Prescription to Get Active (RxTGA), a national not-for-profit organization, continues to grow in its home province of Alberta. The program is a unique and exciting integrated partnership between family doctors, other health care providers, and recreation and fitness organizations.
The program is launching its first Ontario...
As many of us head down to the industry conference at IHRSA next week, many will be exploring the following topics.
Where do you stand as an operator on these topics?
1. The evolution of fitness
As consumers, we have never had as many choices as we do right now on exercise or activity options. There are gyms fees...
Here’s Real-Life Lesson # 2,651 that I learned during 40 years as a football coach and two decades as a college law enforcement professor/program coordinator that became our personal training policy when I started X Fitness from scratch over 15 years ago – team training beats personal training.
The IHRSA Foundation announced that 2017 will see the launch of five ACCESS Health pilot programs in IHRSA clubs, from California to New York.
The ACCESS Health Initiative is the IHRSA Foundation’s five-year strategic effort to remove barriers to physical activity for people with chronic conditions through participant-focused,...