Industry Leadership

Fighting for our future

We are on the front lines—working with members and partners to promote the local, national, and global interests of health clubs. Together, we are building lasting health club advocacy committed to growing the industry while solving the obesity and inactivity crises.

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    See where your state stands. We’re working across the U.S. to increase access to regular physical activity and healthy lifestyles, and protect clubs from harmful legislative proposals.

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    Find out how we’re influencing policies that encourage physical activity within political, economic, business, social and media arenas on a national level.

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    Learn about how we’re growing the global understanding of the value of physical activity and importance of the industry's world-spanning efforts to increase physical activity.

Working Together

Industry Leadership Council members (clubs and suppliers, competitors and peers) from all 50 states work together to support our industry’s vision and mission. Join us in shaping the future of our industry.

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Key Legislative & Regulatory Issues that Impact Your Club

IHRSA provides legal and legislative information on issues such as ADA, AEDs, bonding, employment law, injury liability, single gender clubs, locker-room privacy and more. To protect your club, IHRSA tracks each and every bill introduced in all 50 states.

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Analyzing the Action

The IHRSA Advocate e-newsletter is your guide to quickly knowing and understanding the policies that influence daily health club operations. Every two weeks we summarize the action so you know when to take your own.

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