2018 Half Year Review

2018 Half Year Review 900 600 Hans Muench

Looking back at the past six months, it seems that I have not slowed down:

1) Presentations in:

  • the Netherlands (VES)
  • Germany (2x Köln incl. FIBO, Kornwestheim,)
  • Italy (Il Nuovo Club)
  • Spain (Gym Factory)


2) Lecturing

MBA class German University, Saarbrücken. This module focused on strategic planning.


3) Events in:

  • ISPO (Munich)
  • VES (Uden, Netherlands)
  • Sweat Conference focused on Boutique Fitness (London)
  • Meet the Top (Mallorca)
  • Solid Sound Convention (Utrecht)
  • Eckdaten, DSSV (Köln)
  • SFCV Tagung (Luzern)
  • Body Fitness, (Paris)
  • IHRSA Convention (San Diego, with a side trip to Tijuana)
  • EHFF/FIBO (Köln)
  • Glucker Kolleg PT Congress
  • Digital Medien Conference (Wiesbaden)
  • Functional Training Congress (Munich)
  • ArtBasel / exhibition Martin Kemmler (Basel)

4) Research Reports

Research Reports for companies in New Zealand/UK and Norway


5) Personal

Attended the graduation ceremony of my daughter Felicia in Munich. She now has a Bachelors in Fashion Design and Management

Weekend meeting my oldest brother Guff and his wife Beverley from Vancouver who started their multi-country bike tour in Munich.

Skiing with the Virtugym Team

Austria: skiing trip to Kirchberg with a group from client Virtuagym of the Netherlands, short getaways to Achenkirch, Tirol and Dornbirn (Vorarlberg)

I am also planning for a family gathering to celebrate my 60th birthday (July 12th).


6) Upcoming events:

  • CanFitPro show, August (Toronto)
  • K&F Finnish Conference, September (Helsinki and boat to Stockholm)
  • FW Top, September (Houten, Netherlands)
  • IHRSA European Congress (Lisbon)
  • SIBEC, November (Marrekech, Morocco)


7) Articles

Contributions in Fitness Tribune (CH) and F&G (DE) Magazines


8) In my spare time

Fritz Training is one of the Fitness Clubs where I train

Locally in Winterthur I continue to play tennis at TC Eulach, workout at Fritz Training and Update Fitness, attend events of the Swiss PR Society in Zurich


I am looking forward to an equally busy second part of the year and plenty of time with my family and friends as I travel.

Till next time!



  • Awesome first half of the year! Go Go Go Hans.

  • Hans,

    I so much enjoyed this summary of your activities in the first 6 months of 2018..

    It’s incredible, amazing, and wonderful….to say the very least..

    Stay young, my friend, stay young…

    With Warm and Best Regards Always, John