Discover San Diego at IHRSA 2018!

IHRSA 2018 returns to the San Diego Convention Center, located in the Marina District on the scenic waterfront of the city, within walking distance of the historic Gaslamp Quarter, home to dozens of shops and restaurants.

Come for IHRSA, stay for San Diego.


Gaslamp Quarter

As one of San Diego's premier shopping, dining and nightlife destinations, the Gaslamp Quarter is home to the region's most diverse restaurants, retailers and entertainment venues. With more than 100 restaurants and entertainment venues, and more than 80 boutiques, spas and salons, fine art galleries and artisan shops, the Gaslamp Quarter offers countless opportunities to indulge, entertain and amuse even the most discerning visitor. 

(Photo Courtesy of Joanne DiBona)


Balboa Park

the nation's largest "urban cultural" park. Home to 15 major museums, renowned performing arts venues, beautiful gardens and the San Diego Zoo, the Park has an ever-changing calendar of museum exhibitions, plays, musicals, concerts, and classes—all in the beautiful and timeless setting of this must-see San Diego attraction

(Photo Courtesy of SanDiego.org)


San Diego Zoo

The world renowned San Diego Zoo with its open-air, cageless exhibits that re-create natural animal habitats. Founded in 1916, the Zoo has been an icon in San Diego for 100 years. Located adjacent to downtown San Diego in Balboa Park, the Zoo is 100 acres in size and is home to more than 4,000 animals representing more than 800 species from around the world.

(Photo Courtesy of San Diego Zoo)

There’s So Much More!

There’s no better way to combine work and play than by attending IHRSA 2018 in San Diego. 

Visit sandiego.org for more information.

“I'm new to the fitness club industry and attending IHRSA 2016 gave me a definite edge over competitors in my area by supplying me with the latest knowledge and trends to help my club be the most successful it can be. I'm absolutely blown away by the professionalism of the IHRSA organization.”

- Kyle Whitmire, So Fit LLC

Download the IHRSA 2018 Brochure

Get a jump start on learning about the exciting IHRSA 2018 education sessions, networking events, and Trade Show details.