Member Service



DIFG e.V. provides its members with important information on current industry news and developments in the fitness and health market in order to adapt strategies in a timely and fact-based manner. Furthermore, we forward members’ information to the public and thus support their corporate communications. Through the association’s communication policy, developments and innovations in the German fitness and health industry receive recognition and appreciation.
In this way, DIFG e.V. supports the quality and growth of the fitness market and the development of health-oriented training for the entire population.
We inform our members in a timely manner via our monthly newsletter and via the homepage. In addition, the association’s information is presented via handouts on current DIFG studies, webinars and at association events. You can also find more information here on our website with an exclusive member area for download.

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Among other things, we provide you with up-to-date and well-founded information:

  • DIFG Industry Climate Index Report. The DIFG Industry Climate Index is compiled quarterly by the industry-experienced research institute W├╝rtenberger. It shows the important mood trends in the fitness industry: Profitability, demand, labor market and assessments of fitness club development.
  • Annual report on the “Profitability of the Fitness Industry” in cooperation with Creditreform Rating AG. This report contains the important balance sheet data on the profitability of fitness clubs and therapeutic training facilities. It can be used as a support in negotiations for financing and investments.
  • DIFG Business Day. The DIFG Business Day addresses relevant future topics of the fitness and health market. You can expect inspiring experts from the field of the leading topic, entertaining key-notes as well as time and space for discussions.

Members’ Meeting. At the annual general meeting, the association will inform you about its current program. We cordially invite you to join us and our members in actively shaping the association in your interests.