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Reshween Maan

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Reshween Maan

Author, EngageRM

Reshween Maan is an author at EngageRM.

MENALAC announces new leadership team and future objectives

The Middle East and North Africa Leisure and Attractions Council (MENALAC) has advised it is undergoing a period of exciting change with a new leadership team announced along with their new…

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Jul 10, 2024 Attractions / Entertainment / Recreation / Tourism / Waterparks /


NRL to return to Las Vegas to open 2025 season

The NRL has announced that it will return to the USA city of Las Vegas for the start of its 2025 as part of an expanded four game rugby league festival. Due to be held at Las Vegas’…

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Jul 10, 2024 Marketing / Sport / Venues /


Walking access reinstatement work to begin on cyclone damaged Mautohe Cathedral Cove

New Zealand's Department of Conservation (DOC) is undertaking work to reinstate walking access to Mautohe Cathedral Cove, located in Coromandel Peninsula on the North Island of…

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Jul 10, 2024 Access / Environment / Recreation / Safety / Tourism /


AUSactive announces two new director appointments

Aiming to broaden and strengthen its skillset and bolster its role in Australia’s preventive health environment, AUSactive has announced the appointment of Dr John Petrozzi and Dr…

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Jul 10, 2024 Education / Fitness / Wellness /


Royal Life Saving releases new guidelines for inland waterway safety

With the support of the Federal Government, Royal Life Saving Society - Australia has today released new national guidelines for inland waterway safety. A 20-year analysis by Royal Life…

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Jul 10, 2024 Aquatics / Education / Recreation / Safety /


Ayden Shaw named Chief Executive at Disability Sports Australia

Disability Sports Australia has announced that Ayden Shaw, who has been leading the organisation as General Manager, has been elevated to the role of Chief Executive. In a statement,…

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Jul 10, 2024 Access / Recreation / Sport /


Auckland Stadiums announces multi-year deals with Go Media and the Auckland FC

Auckland Stadiums, a division of Tātaki Auckland Unlimited, has today revealed multi-year partnerships with Go Media (Outdoor Advertising Solutions Co) and A-League newcomers Auckland FC.…

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Jul 10, 2024 Entertainment / Marketing / Sport / Venues /

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Daniel Henderson

Director of the Functional Training Institute and founder at Dan Henderson Coaching

Having achieved a BA in Sport and Exercise Managment, Honours in Human Movement from UTS, Dan Henderson started training in the fitness industry in 2007.

In 2008, he set up personal training studio ‘Coastal Bodies’ in Sydney. With seven trainers, the studio became one of the top performing training premises in Sydney, before he sold the business in 2017 to focus on other projects.

In 2009, he co-wrote my first accredited course, the ‘Fundamentals of Kettlebell Training’. This course has been taught to thousands of trainers worldwide and is the most popular course in Australia for personal trainers.

In the last three years Henderson and his company has produced 10 more accredited courses that are taught to trainers, becoming Australia’s leading ‘Functional Training’ education institution, employing 28 presenters in eight different countries.

Dan has presented at leading Australian and international fitness conferences and hosts his own podcast.

He can be contacted on

Zohaab Ishrat

Zohaab Ishrat is a freelance writer who has worked on a number of articles, blogs, resumes, travelling content eBooks, SEO friendly content, technical and business write-ups.

With an MBA from Staffordshire University in the United Kingdom, he has been associated with child development and preschool development programs and has experience in designing textbooks, courses, eLearning content and curriculum development as per client's requirements.

Siddharth Raghuwanshi

Based in the Indian city of Indore, Siddharth Raghuwanshi is currently studying electronics and communication engineering.

Wayne Middleton

Principal, Reliance Risk

Wayne Middleton, CVE, is current Chair of the VMA’s Venue Management School.  He has been a risk management instructor for over a decade at the School and is the Principal of Australian-based consultancy, Reliance Risk.

He has over 30 years’ experience in operating and consulting to public venue and events and has delivered projects across Australia, New Zealand, North America, South East Asia and the Middle East. 

He holds a Masters’ in Risk Management, a Bachelor of Administration, a Diploma of Security Risk Management, and is an active member of the Venue Management Association (Asia and Pacific).

He be contacted on email,

Alex Mednis

Chief Executive, SportsGrid; Managing Director, revolutioniseSPORT and General Manager, Business Development of the Australian Sports Professionals Association (ASPA).

A pioneer in the way sports manage their digital strategy, Alex Mednis holds degrees in Law (Juris Doctor, UNSW) and Computer Science (Bachelor of Science, UNSW).

He is Chief Executive of SportsGrid, an emerging industry leader in the Australian sports club management ecosystem through its flagship product revolutioniseSPORT, a SaaS online membership, competition planning, e-commerce and data analysis platform to national, state and local organisations around Australia, as well as digital strategy consultation and planning and is General Manager, Business Development of the Australian Sports Professionals Association (ASPA).

For information on revolutioniseSPORT click here to view their entry in the Australasian Leisure Management Supplier Directory.



James M. Dorsey

Dr. James M. Dorsey is a senior fellow at Nanyang Technological University’s S. Rajaratnam School of International Studies, an adjunct senior research fellow at the National University of Singapore’s Middle East Institute and co-director of the University of Wuerzburg’s Institute of Fan Culture.