SAN JOSE: TheFitExpo is HERE! Don't miss the fitness fun as we come to NORTHERN CALIFORNIA for the first time! Come on out for a weekend of fitness fun suitable for the entire family as TheFitExpo, now celebrating 10 years in Los Angeles, finally makes it way up North to a whole new audience! It all happens July 14-15, this weekend, at the McEnery Convention Center in San Jose.
Over 500 athletes from all over the world will compete in 10 major contests and our exhibition floor is sold out and features tons of great companies displaying the latest most cutting edge fitness products and services. Grab free samples! Meet famous celebrities, listen to seminars, and check out the non-stop action on the floor!
Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) fans are in for a special treat with the recent addition of in-person guest superstar Cung Le who joins already announced guests Bas Rutten, Tito Ortiz, and Kyle "Kingsbu" Kingsbury. Fitness icons Jay Cutler (4X Mr. Olympia) and Cory Everson (6X Ms. Olympia) are also on hand to share some of their insights in getting and keeping in shape.
The Healthy Eating and Living Pavilion features a variety of seminars with experts sharing various healthy cooking recipes. You are also encouraged to come work out as The Evolution Fitness Conference offers free express workout classes for all, from beginners to professionals. Child-friendly activities include R.I.P.P.E.D 4 Kids that keeps children on the move to music.
On Saturday afternoon at 4 pm Cupertino native and undefeated MMA fighter Daniel Puder, founder/CEO of anti-bullying and youth nonprofit, My Life, My Power, will be appearing on the main stage with State Assemblywoman Fiona Ma and Silicon Valley Fraternal Order of Police President, Bobby Lopez. Puder will provide insight on how his own experience of being bullied propelled him to becoming an undefeated MMA fighter.
The Gracie Worlds 2012 Gi Tournament, hosted by Rose Gracie of the legendary Gracie Family of Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu fame also is set for attendees to watch. A complete schedule of all events is posted at www.thefitexpo.com. Tickets are $20 daily with 1/2 price discount coupons available at area Subway Restaurants and GNC stores. Hours are 10am to 6 pm Saturday, 10am to 5 pm Sund