Sep 22, 2017

Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon Health & Fitness Expo Returns to Saint Paul RiverCentre (Sept. 29-30)

The Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon Health & Fitness Expo, one of the many events hosted in conjunction with the 36th annual Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon Weekend, returns to Saint Paul RiverCentre on Friday-Saturday, Sept. 29 & 30. The expo is free and open to the public. 

More than 42,000 running enthusiasts are expected to attend the expo, which will feature over 100 vendors including hands-on health and fitness exhibits, great deals on running and fitness gear, free samples and massages, and information on equipment, nutrition and other running events. Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon merchandise will be available for sale including posters, apparel, and gifts at a merchandise space shared with Brooks Running. 

Attendees can enjoy free seminars by a host of celebrated running experts and enthusiasts including Another Mother Runner founders Dimity McDowell and Sarah Bowen Shea, Mindful Running author Mackenzie Havey, a host of Mayo Clinic Sports Medicine experts, and a panel discussion created just for first-time marathoners.

Attendees who are signed up for a Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon Weekend event can pick up their race number and packet any time during the expo. In-person registration for the Medtronic TC Family Events, TC 10K and TC 5K, presented by Fredrikson & Byron, will take place on Friday, Sept 30.

It takes more than 4,000 volunteers to welcome the thousands of athletes from around the world for the Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon weekend of events, including the Health & Fitness Expo. Volunteers are still needed and can apply online by visiting tcmevents.org/volunteering.