SAN DIEGO, Calif. – March 17, 2005 –The American Council on Exercise (ACE), America’s Authority on Fitness, today announced that it will reveal its 2005 Achievement Award winners at IHRSA 2005 on Sat., March 19 at 2 p.m. The 24th Annual International Convention & Trade Show will be held in San Francisco, CA, March 16 –19 at the Moscone Convention Center. The ACE presentation will follow Joe Theismann’s address on “Managing to win.”
Awards will be presented for Personal Trainer of the Year, Group Fitness Instructor of the Year and Fitness Educator of the Year. The ACE Achievement Awards were created in 1999 to publicly recognize the significant contributions fitness professionals have made to the fitness industry. ACE honors fitness professionals who have excelled in the areas of client development, training techniques, successful marketing and revenue generation. Each winner receives a $2,500 scholarship toward continuing education in the health and fitness industry.
In addition ACE will exhibit in booth number 1531 throughout the trade show.
The American Council on Exercise (ACE), America’s Authority on Fitness, is a nonprofit organization dedicated to promoting the benefits of physical activity and protecting consumers against unsafe and ineffective fitness products and instruction. As the nation’s “workout watchdog,” ACE sponsors university-based exercise science research and testing that targets fitness products and trends. ACE sets standards for fitness professionals and is the world’s largest nonprofit fitness certifying organization. For more information on ACE and its programs, call (800) 825-3636 or log onto the ACE Web site at www.acefitness.org .