Health and Fitness EXPOs & Tradeshow News
Off the New Year Right at 2010 Bodybuilding.com Los
Angeles Fitness Expo™ January 23-24, Los Angeles
California’s largest and best-known fitness weekend,
featuring something for every body! Now in its seventh
year, attendees will find more competitions,
demonstrations, seminars, and exhibits than ever before
in the areas of MMA, bodybuilding, fitness, strongmen,
power lifting, bench press, wrestling, Jiu-Jitsu, martial
arts, and more!
Los Angeles, Calif. (PRWEB)
January 19, 2010
The 2010 Bodybuilding.com Los Angeles Fitness Expo™
presented by Gaspari Nutrition and Pro Fight Supplements,
California’s largest health and fitness weekend, returns
Saturday and Sunday, January 23-24 to the Los Angeles
Convention Center, 1201 South Figueroa Street, South
Halls G & H.
“2010, our 7th year, is going to be our biggest and best
yet,” said Bodybuilding.com Los Angeles Fitness Expo
Executive Director, Erin Ferries. “Southern California is
the center of the fitness world and it is exciting to see
the tremendous growth our event has had as we introduce
new competitions, exhibits, and guest speakers.”
Attendees will find over 250 exhibits offering the latest
in fitness, diet, nutrition, strength and wellness
products and services.
The Bodybuilding.com Los Angeles Fitness Expo also offers
10 major competitions, including two new events
introduced this year.
New events for 2010 are:
* THE AAU USA WARRIORS CLASSIC WRESTLING CHAMPIONSHIP
(Saturday) High school students will compete at The
Bodybuilding.com Los Angeles Fitness Expo.
* THE LA OPEN MARTIAL ARTS COMPETITION This two-day event
will feature the best in Karate and Sport Martial Arts
Competition with extreme forms and weapons expertise.
Expo attendees will also cheer on competitors
participating in returning contests including The Gaspari
Nutrition All American Strongman Challenge, The Scot
Mendelson Pro Bench Press Classic, The Gracie US
Nationals and Gracie Kids World Championships and The
USPF American Cup Powerlifting Championship.
Attendees can also get in on the contest action by
participating in Champion Nutrition’s MAX REPS
competition and the Bodybuilding.com’s BodySpace
Spokesmodel Search where one lucky man and woman will
grace the cover of Iron Man Magazine and represent
Bodybuilding.com and the BodySpace community at the 2010
Arnold Expo in Columbus, Ohio and the 2010 Olympia Expo
in Las Vegas, Nevada.
The sport of MMA returns for the fifth year to
Bodybuilding.com Los Angeles Fitness Expo with MMA
athletes, pro training sessions, ring girl contests, and
live remotes. Appearing this year will be MMA greats,
Thiago Silva, Hector “Shango” Lombard, Jake Shields, and
Bob “The Beast” Sapp.
Want to learn self-defense? A special self-defense class
(Sunday only) will be offered by Ryon and Ralek Gracie,
of the legendary Jiu-Jitsu Family. Attendees will learn
techniques that are simple and effective, even if they
have never practiced any martial arts. Plus it is an
amazing workout! Space is limited so participants are
encouraged to come early.
Adult admission tickets are $15 per day or $20 for the
full weekend, children 12 years and under are $5 per day
and children under six are free. Show hours are Saturday,
9:30 AM – 6:30 PM and Sunday, 10 AM – 5 PM. Plenty of
parking is available. For more information on ticketing,
exhibiting or sponsorship opportunities call (818)
545-0290 or visit http://www.thefitexpo.com.
The Bodybuilding.com Los Angeles Fitness Expo is
sponsored by: Gaspari Nutrition, Pro Fight Supplements,
Champion Nutrition, Ford, Muscle & Fitness, Flex, Met-RX,
Pure Protein,, EAS, Muscle Milk, BSN, Subway, GNC, PROPTA,
Muscle Mag, Muscular Development, MMA Worldwide, ,
Oxygen, Iron Man Magazine, Powerlifting USA, IronMind,
Home Gym.com, GetBig.com, Sherdog, Go Green Expo and