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IDEA World Convention

IDEA World Convention

Anaheim, California | Jul 8–12

Details

Location

Booth #1001
Anaheim Convention Center - Hall D
800 W. Katella Avenue
Anaheim, CA
92802

Exhibit hall hours

Friday, July 10 11:30 AM - 7:00 PM
Saturday, July 11 11:00 AM - 6:30 PM

About

Inspire greatness at the 2020 IDEA® World Convention. Join Merrithew and over 12,000 fitness professionals from around the globe for a four-day immersive event that provides you with the most powerful tools, techniques and inspiration to unlock your inner greatness and inspire your business.

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Demo equipment

Save up to 25% on equipment from the show!

Details coming soon. Contact equipment@merrithew.com or call 1.800.910.0001 ext. 264 for more information.

Sessions

Pre-con Session

Wednesday, July 8
1:00–5:00 PM STOTT PILATES® Fascial Movement and Applications to Essential Matwork

This workshop provides instructors with tools to incorporate new fascial research concepts within the body of the STOTT PILATES Essential Matwork repertoire. Following the Essential Matwork order, participants explore how exercise essences can be enhanced with new fascial research concepts, inspiring a new movement experience. Created by the experts at Merrithew, discover seamless movement flowing exercise sequences that take the body through multiple planes of movement. This workshop will spark creativity in programming and allow participants to tap into their innate body wisdom to find alternate variations that best suit their movement potential on any given day.

Sessions

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Presenters

Laureen DuBeau

Laureen DuBeau
Master Instructor Trainer

Laureen is an integral member of a dynamic team responsible for the global development and implementation of training and certification programs. Her spirited approach to teaching has made Laureen a vibrant international presenter, trainer and examiner. An NSCA certified Strength & Conditioning Specialist and a Pink Ribbon certified instructor, she began teaching Pilates in 1995, and is now a Merrithew Master Instructor Trainer specializing in STOTT PILATES®, ZEN•GA®, Total Barre®, Halo® Training and Merrithew Fascial Movement. Laureen is a featured performer and associate producer of many Merrithew DVDs, the associate editor of numerous teaching manuals and author of articles in several industry publications.

Prior to joining Merrithew, Laureen worked for Tennis Canada where she was responsible for Canadian and international public relations in the capacity of media relations and communications, player relations and event organization. Laureen studied Dance and Physical Education at York University in Toronto where she graduated with a Bachelor of Fine Arts.

Bianca Bolissian

Bianca Bolissian
Lead Instructor Trainer

Bianca Bolissian has been a devoted dancer since the young age of four. This is exemplified by her graduation in 2004 from the Dance University in Campinas, Brazil where she expanded her knowledge of classical ballet and contemporary dance. In 2006, Bianca moved from Brazil to Toronto, Canada, becoming a fully certified STOTT PILATES® Instructor by 2007 and moving further to become a Lead Instructor Trainer for Merrithew Specializing in STOTT PILATES and Total Barre®. Her passion for teaching and body movement is displayed by her outgoing and caring demeanor, always putting her clients first and providing them with an enjoyable and productive workout.

Meeting request

Merrithew equipment and world-renowned programming is specifically for health and fitness club professionals looking to expand group exercise programming options. Meet with our knowledgeable team onsite and learn how you can integrate the principles of mind-body exercise into your club.

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