Winners of the 2002 IDEA Health & Fitness Awards challenge their clients-- and themselves--to push beyond perceived limits.
Sometimes it's tempting to resist change. Although the tried-andtrue road may seem safer, growth usually comes from embracing new challenges. Winners of the 2002 IDEA Health & Fitness Awards are constantly taking the unknown path, one that involves risks but also lead...
Of eminent interest and concern these days to American business owners and managers—including those in fitness—is the floundering U.S. economy. In recent months, the U.S. Federal Reserve has sidestepped its once positive outlook for strong and sustained economic recovery, conceding that the road we’re on has some serious bumps.
Group Fitness Instructors
IDEA CODE OF ETHICS
As a member of IDEA Health & Fitness Association, I will be guided by the best interests of the client and will practice within the scope of my education and knowledge. I will maintain the education and experience necessary to appropriately teach classes; will behave in a positive and constructive manner; and will use truth, fairness and integrity to ...
What today's most innovative program directors predict your members will be asking for in the future.
By Dia n e L o fshul t
The world has changed drastically since our last Group Fitness Trendwatch report. People everywhere are still reacting to the events of September 11 in ways large and small. Immediately after the attacks, fitness facilities reported a surge in at...
S p a n n i n g 2 0 Ye a r s :
IDEA and Fitness Industr y
1982 1983 1984
Peter and Kathie Davis establish the IDEA Foundation to provide certification for aerobics instructors. IDEA's first regional representatives are voted into office, and the first state representatives are appointed. The fitness industry's first awards are presented at the IDEA International Convention. A deluge of...
EARS OF LEADERSHI P
inspiration at its best
Here's a look at how the 2002 IDEA Health & Fitness Awards finalists are motivating the inactive to be active and the active to be more active.
EACH YEAR, WITH THE PRESENTATION OF THE IDEA HEALTH & FITNESS AWARDS, IDEA HONORS OUTSTANDING FITNESS PROFESSIONALS WHO ARE HAVING A POSITIVE IMPACT ON THE HEALTH AND FITNESS OF THEIR CLIENTS, W...