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IDEA World

IDEA World Convention

San Diego, California  |  Jun 27–Jul 1



Booth #1401
San Diego Convention Center – Halls D-H
111 W. Harbor Drive
San Diego, CA 92101

Exhibit hall hours

Thursday, June 28 12:30 PM–5:30 PM
Friday, June 29 11:30 AM–5:15 PM
Saturday, June 30 11:30 AM–5:15 PM


Find your epic this year at IDEA® World Convention. Join Merrithew and over 14,000 fitness professionals from around the globe for four days of cutting-edge education, networking and motivation at the biggest industry event of the year.

Register here with promo code MERRITHEWCA18 for a 10% discount on your conference registration!

Click here for your FREE Expo Pass! ($15 Value)

Demo equipment

Save up to 30% on equipment from the show!

Purchase one of the on-site Reformer Bundles and get 50% off an accessory add-on package that includes the Cardio-Tramp®, Jumpboard, and Vinyasa Triangle.

Regular price
Event price
V2 Max Plus Reformer Bundle $7,199 $5,759
SPX® Max with Vertical Stand Bundle $3,399 $2,719
SPX® Max with Vertical Stand & Tall Box Bundle $3,399 $2,719
SPX® Max with Vertical Stand Bundle – Onyx $3,899 $3,119
Cardio-Tramp® Rebounder (22" & 24") $365 $292
Jumpboard (22" & 24") $365 $292
Vinyasa Triangle (22" & 24") $300 $240
Stability Barre – 6 ft (Gray) $550 $440
Parallel Stability Barre – 6 ft (Gray) $1,499 $1,199
Stability Barrel $450 $360
Halo® Trainer Plus with Stability Ball $155 $109
Halo® Trainer Plus 4 with Stability Ball $180 $126

All prices are in USD. Demo equipment must be paid for in advance and picked up at the event.

Contact or call 1 800-910-0001 ext. 264 for more information.


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®. 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.

Carol Earle

Carol Earle
Lead Instructor Trainer

Carol is a Lead Instructor Trainer for Merrithew™ specializing in all branded programming, including: STOTT PILATES®, Total Barre, ZEN•GA®, Halo® Training, and CORE Athletic Conditioning and Performance Training. She is also part of the ZEN•GA and CORE programming teams. She has been an Instructor Trainer since 2003, and is based out of New England’s Northeast Pilates Education Center. Carol received her BFA in Dance from SUNY Purchase, and ran her own dance company for over a decade, performing and teaching throughout New England. Carol is currently on the faculty of the Dance Department at Endicott College, where she teaches a “Mind, Body and Awareness” course. She is certified and has trained in several other fitness brands, including a 200 HR (RYT) Yoga Certification, Personal Training, TRX and TRX Rip-Trainer, Zumba, SPINNING and Indo-Row. Carol lives in Gloucester, MA with her daughter, mother and dog, and her hobbies include cycling around the North Shore of Massachusetts, gardening and cooking with local produce.

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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Steve Humphreys

Steve Humphreys
Senior Manager, Business Development, Commercial