Promoting Health And Fitness

Tennis racket and globe

Woman working out


Water Aerobics


The International Health, Raquet & Sportsclub Association (IHRSA) retains Benchmarks to serve as its Washington office and provide Washington representation.

IHRSA is a trade association serving the for-profit health and fitness club industry. It has 10,0000 club members in over 70 countries.

Benchmarks assists IHRSA's dynamic Public Policy staff- located in Boston- to advocate for reasonable federal regulations of the industry, promote fair competition, and lobby for legislation that will encourage Americans to, "get active and get fit."

With Benchmarks assistance, IHRSA has become a widely recognized leader in the national effort to promote exercise and healthy lifestyles.

Mr. Scanlon has played a leadership role in the National Coalition to Promote Physical Activity, andis an active participant in numerous other efforts dealing with the national obesity epidemic.



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