The West Coast’s Largest Fitness Expo Returns to LA
15th Annual TheFitExpo™
January 6-7, 2018 at the Los Angeles Convention Center
(Los Angeles, CA…November 13, 2017) – The ultimate weekend of fitness, TheFitExpo™ Los Angeles, presented by Bodybuilding.com and sponsored by Subway Restaurants, returns to Los Angeles, Saturday and Sunday, January 6 and 7, 2018 at the Los Angeles Convention Center, 1201 South Figueroa Street, Los Angeles, West Halls A & B.
This action-packed weekend will include free competitions, non-stop cutting edge classes, 400 companies with the newest in fitness, diet, nutrition, strength and wellness products and services and tons of free samples!
“This year we have added a number of new exhibits and events for our loyal followers as well as for first-time attendees,” said Erin Ferries, Executive Director, TheFitExpo. “We encourage people of all ages and from all fitness levels to come out and experience everything TheFitExpo has to offer. We want to inspire them to live a healthier lifestyle.”
One-of-a-kind events featured on the Expo floor will include: the Battle of the Bars (calisthenics), Spartan Dash, and Dodgeball Competition.
TheFitExpo attendees can cheer on competitors participating in returning contests including: Gracie Tournaments (Jiu Jitsu Tournament), Odd Haugen Strength Classic California Strongman Challenge, Ironmind’s Visegrip Viking™ Challenge, The NPC MuscleContest Challenge (National bodybuilding qualifier), Northern American Continental MAS Wrestling Championship, UAL’s Ultimate Armwrestling League Tournament and TheFitExpo Los Angeles Powerlifting event. Plus attendees can get into the action and compete for cash and prizes with the MAXREP’s 4 CA$H and TheFitExpo’s BEST.
At TheFitExpo, many leading fitness professionals will offer hot training tips, informational seminars, and exciting demonstrations including: Billy Blanks (fitness icon and creator of the Tae Bo exercise program); Jay Cutler (4x Mr. Olympia Champion); Tito Ortiz (Celebrity MMA Fighter and UFC Hall of Famer, Sat only); Kali Muscle (bodybuilder with 27 million views on YouTube and successful author, actor, philanthropist, and motivator); Jeremy Buendia (3x and Current Men’s Physique Olympia Champion); Calum Von Moger (3x Mr. Universe); Dana Lin Bailey (1st Physique Pro in NPC IFBB History); Internet bodybuilding sensation Massy Arias (health coach with 2.4 million Instagram followers); Simeon Panda, (fitness celebrity); Lexy Panterra (founder of LexTwerkOut); with many more to be announced.
Trying to eat right? The Healthy Living Pavilion will feature a variety of seminars and healthy cooking demonstrations with leading experts as well an assortment of innovative products available to sample and purchase.
Ready to sweat? Come dressed to work out as TheFitExpo’s Training Zone offers free express workouts and fitness challenges daily from 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on the Group Exercise Stage. The area’s top pros will offer sessions in POUND, R.I.P.P.E.D., Rockout Workout, GROOV3, One Stop Bodyshock, PlyoJam, LexTwerkOut, and Celebrity Sweat. Plus, ZUMBA® is front and center at the Expo. On Saturday, there will be special ZUMBA workshop training sessions that will cover the foundation and formula to teach a ZUMBA Class and on Sunday, STRONG by Zumba®, the advance high intensity training with the science of Synced Music Motivation (advance registration with separate ticket required).
FitnessFest is coming to the Expo! Learn about total body conditioning, group fitness, weight loss, core training, bootcamp, metabolism, kickboxing, fat burning, movement mechanics and more from top international presenters, fitness celebrities and industry legends while earning up to 16 CECs in one weekend at FitnessFest at TheFitExpo.
The Fit2beKids Youth Fitness Festival will be at both days of TheFitExpo. Presented by Fit2beKids, an active member of the South Orange County Childhood Obesity Prevention Task Force, this event-within-an-event is dedicated to providing relevant information, experience-based learning, activities, and education about fighting childhood obesity. Activities will include Crossfit Kids, Armed Forces Heroes Challenge, Mobile Garden, Family Cooking Class, Dance Class, High School Cook-Off, Family Fitness Class, and more.
Attendees will want to “dress to impress” as Fitness STAR International Model Search & My Best Self, presented by Fitness Star, will bring its unique model search, Sunday on TheFitExpo fitness stage. Categories include lingerie, athletic apparel, bikini, swimwear, evening gown and male muscular.
Adult admission tickets are $30 per day or $45 for the full weekend. Tickets for children 12 years and under are $10 per day and children under 6 are admitted free. Show hours are 10:00 a.m. – 6:00 p.m. on Saturday and 10:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. on Sunday. Discount coupons are available at participating Ralphs, GNC, Subway, and participating gyms. Plenty of parking is available.
Event is produced by National Fitness Productions. Presenting sponsor is Bodybuilding.com. Supporting Sponsors are Subway Restaurants, Ralphs, GNC, Rule 1 Proteins, US Air Force, Barbell Brigade, Ghost, RivalUs, Nutrishop. NASM, Blackstone Labs, ProSupps, Isopure, Optimum Nutrition, BSN, Ironmind, Promera Sports and Sports Research.
For more information on ticketing, exhibiting or sponsorship opportunities, call 888-FIT-EXPO or visit www.thefitexpo.com.
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