Founded in 2001, IHP has become the world’s premier functional training facility. Fitness professionals from all over the world come to IHP to learn the latest training methods from Juan Carlos “JC” Santana and the IHP Master Trainers. The IHP staff is one of the country’s most qualified teams of fitness professionals. IHP has been voted the "Best Core Gym in the country", and TOP TEN facilities by Men's Health, Men's Fitness, and Men's Journal. Glamour, SELF, and Women's Fitness have also named IHP as one of the top gyms in the country. Due to this concentrated area of expertise, IHP is now the headquarters for 5 personal trainer certifications, and international internship program for graduation exercise science students, and the educational hub for personal trainers and coaches worldwide.

JC Santana designed IHP to be a philanthropic gym deeply rooted in the local and professional community. IHP provides countless hours of volunteer work to many nonprofit organizations and institutions and has been the recipient of various awards recognizing its work in the community. The advancement of the fitness industry is also something that IHP is deeply committed to.


JC Santana has served as state director for 4 years and IHP has hosted Florida state clinics for the National Strength and Conditioning Association (NSCA), and JC has served on various NSCA committees. IHP also focuses on equipment beta-testing and cutting-edge scientific research, studying everything from nutritional supplements to training strategies. Finally, IHP serves as the training ground for a wide spectrum of clients.


At IHP, business professionals, law enforcement officers, moms, youth, seniors, rehab patients, and elite athletes work side by side in a fun, supportive, and professional environment. The diversity of IHP's services is truly its defining characteristic. Whether you want to drop a few pounds, feel better, improve your golf, or get ready for a world championship bout, IHP is the place to go to turn your fitness dreams into reality. If you are a fitness professional, IHP is the place to go for your continuing education and to learn the latest training methods the fitness industry has to offer.


We invite you to see and feel the IHP difference. We promise to make it an unforgettable experience-you have our personal guarantee!

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1950 Nw Boca Raton Blvd.

Boca Raton FL 33432

Tel: 561.620.9556



Monday-Thursday: 6am-9pm

Friday:                  6am-8pm

Saturday-Sunday   8am-1pm

The Institute of
Human Performance
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