European Congress participation is open only to clubs eligible for IHRSA membership.

Registration is limited to club owners and their employees only.

IHRSA Associate Members, industry suppliers, and consultants, please contact Lynne Devaney at lsd@ihrsa.org, to discuss sponsorship opportunities.




* Listed rates do not include 20% VAT



All information collected through the registration process could be used for marketing purposes.



All costs referred to are in Euro and are subject to 20% VAT. All payments must be made in Euro. The online registration platform is a secured site. Major credit cards (American Express, VISA and MasterCard) are accepted. Payments by bank transfer are accepted until 13 October 2017. Payment must be received prior to the event. Delegates with outstanding payments will be asked for payment on site or a proof of payment. If one of these cannot be supplied, the delegate will be refused permission to attend the meeting.



Cancellation of Meeting Registration

In the event of cancellation, written notification must be sent to the IHRSA Meeting Secretariat (c/o MCI Brussels) by fax +32 2743 1550 or by email ihrsacongress@mcigroup.com. The following cancellation fees will apply:

  • Refund minus a € 75, administration fee until 30 September 2017
  • No refund for any cancellation received after 30 September 2017 midnight Central European Time (CET)

All refunds will be processed and issued no later than 30 days after the meeting.



In the case of government intervention or regulation, military activity, strikes or any other circumstances that make it impossible or inadvisable for the 17th Annual IHRSA European Congress to take place at the time and place provided, the participants shall waive any claim for damages or compensation except the amount paid for registration after deduction of actual expenses incurred in connection with the event and there shall be no future liability on the part of either party.



As a member, invitee, or guest of IHRSA, I intend to and will engage in physical activities and classes at the Park Plaza Westminster Bridge while attending the meeting referenced above in London, England over the dates of 23-26 October 2017. I assume and accept full responsibility for any and all injuries or damages that may occur to myself and any member of my family, including children, or the property of any member of my family, in or about the Park Plaza Westminster Bridge and forever fully release, remise, indemnify, and agree to defend and hold harmless IHRSA, the Park Plaza Westminster Bridge, and ALL CONTRACTED VENDORS (hereafter referred to as the 'Participating Parties'); these terms include the Participating Parties' owners, employees, agents and assigns from any and all causes of actions, costs, damages, expenses, and liability whatsoever. By registering, I accept the terms outlined above and represent that I am in good physical condition and that I have no impairment or ailment that would prevent or make it medically unwise for me to engage in physical activities.

“The 2016 Congress was a very good experience, with good networking and excellent speakers! See you in London 2017!”

– Joao Galileu, GO Fit Portugal, Portugal

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The IHRSA European Congress features presentations delivered by executives from inside and outside the health club industry, providing thought-provoking commentary on trends shaping business and the fitness industry. Networking events, focus group discussions, and lunch and evening receptions provide the opportunity to build relationships with colleagues from throughout Europe.