November 5, 2015
SFIA Elects Chris Clawson of Life
Fitness As Chairman of the Board Read
November 3, 2015
SFIA, PHIT America, and Partners Launch
Social Media Campaign to Pass The PHIT Act Read
October 29, 2015
The PHIT Act Momentum Continues with
Introduction of Senate Bill Read
With an expanded focus on regulatory issues, the 2016 SFIA Litigation, Regulatory, and Risk Management Summit (LR2
MS) is a valuable networking and learning opportunity for any sports and fitness professional tasked with navigating the changing landscape of legal risk and regulatory compliance. From breakout sessions that encourage open dialogue between peers to a formal education component where attendees will earn Continuing Legal Education (CLE) credits.
Register today for the 2016 LR2MS that will take place on February 1-2, 2016 in New Orleans at the New Orleans Marriott.
On October 29th Senators Chris Murphy (D-Conn.), John Thune (R-S.D.), Johnny Isakson (R-Ga.), and Joe Donnelly (D-Ind.) officially introduced the Personal Health Investment (PHIT) Act (S.2218); SFIA’s top legislative policy initiative designed to make physical activity more affordable for Americans. Having a Senate companion to the House PHIT bill (H.R. 1218) is critical to moving the PHIT Act through Congress and marks the first time the PHIT Act has been introduced in both chambers of Congress.
- To read more on these legislative developments.
- To capture slides and recording from SFIA's U.S. Trade Policies Impacting the Industry Thought Leadership Webinar.
Since announcing the Increase Participation Plan (IPP) last September, SFIA, PHIT America, and other valued partners have made significant progress in drawing attention to and taking action against the inactivity pandemic. For a status update on the IPP, click here.
On January 7, 2016 in Las Vegas, SFIA’s 2016 Sports Tech Conference will highlight advancements in sports technology that enhance athletes’ performance and aid coaches by analyzing player data. Industry executives will discuss their company’s respective innovations and how they are changing the sports industry, both from a professional level and from the everyday athlete’s perspective. CLICK HERE to learn more.
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