FIBO Africa Teams Up with FitPro

In today’s exceedingly competitive landscape, it is crucial for owners, operators and trainers in the health and fitness sector to actively seek and seize innovation, trends and opportunities in the market not only today but in the years to come.

Following on the success of the European Health + Fitness Forum in Cologne, the 2019 FIBO Global Fitness Africa Summit will assemble an inspirational faculty of global and local leaders who are pioneering marketing, sales, and operational strategies that genuinely engage customers across the ever-evolving connected world.

With the theme, Future of Fitness, the Summit will have to educational streams – one focusing on fitness facility management and the other for personal trainers.

“In order to provide real value to personal trainers this year, FIBO Africa is proud to announce that FitPro will be the Summit’s education partner, providing valuable input to the personal trainer track as well as offering CEC points”.

FitPro have built up a remarkable reputation in the fitness industry over the past 21 years as a forerunner in fitness and wellness education.

“Bringing together all the elements of what compasses a Fitness Professional is paramount in the growth and development of knowledge, expertise and professionalism. Fitness and health continue to evolve and we need to adapt the vital components to suit an ever changing global community. FitPro is extremely excited to be a part of FIBO 2019 and showcase where fitness is going”. Derek Archer, Owner of FitPro

The FIBO Africa Summit will provide the industry with an opportunity to network with and learn actionable tactics from the individuals who are raising the bar across the globe. Speaking at the summit are world renowned speakers including founding member of Les Mills International, Emma Barry, Former CEO of Virgin Active Ross Faragher-Thomas, Global Group Training Education Director at Johnson Health Tech global, Steve Barret among other local and international fitness and wellness industry experts and thought leaders.

Topics Include

  • How to market yourself to attract more clients
  • Building a successful fitness brand
  • How to build great exercise programmes
  • The makings for a modern trainer 

The personal trainer track will also have a practical session designed by FitPro.

The FIBO Africa Summit will take place on 24 October 2019, from 09:00 to 17:30 (followed by a networking reception) at GO Health – Fairlands Walk.

Ticket Details:

Management Track Cost:                   R2 500 incl. VAT

Personal Trainer Track Cost:             R950 incl. VAT

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Ticket Inclusion:

  • Entry to all FIBO Global Fitness Africa Summit
  • Refreshments
  • Networking reception

Unlimited access to FIBO Global Fitness Africa Festival (25 to 27 October)