Saint Paul, MN - The Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon Health & Fitness Expo, one of the events held in conjunction with the 40th Anniversary Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon Weekend, returns to Saint Paul RiverCentre on Friday - Saturday, Sept. 30 - Oct. 1. The expo is free and open to the public.
More than 42,000 running enthusiasts are expected to attend the expo, which will feature more than 70 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. Official 40th Anniversary 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 at the Expo Stage presented by Tech River, featuring celebrated running experts and enthusiasts, including Mental Miles: Race Day Focus and Confidence, presented by Hayley Russell, PhD in Sport Psychology and The Brown Jug, the Broken Trophy, and the Killing of a Boston Marathon Champion: The Story of the First Twin Cities Marathon, presented by Jonathon Heide, Professor of Communications.
Attendees who are signed up for a Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon Weekend event can pick up their race numbers at any time during expo hours. In-person registration for the Medtronic TC Family Events, TC 10K, presented by Dermatology Consultants, and TC 5K, presented by Fredrikson & Byron P.A., 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 Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon Weekend, including the Health & Fitness Expo. Volunteers are still needed and can apply online by visiting tcmevents.org/support/volunteer.
Twin Cities In Motion (TCM) is the region’s premier running event company. Its mission is simple - ignite everyone’s inner athlete. TCM is a 501 (c) 3 nonprofit that organizes dozens of events throughout the year, including the Medtronic Twin Cities Marathon, a Top 10 U.S. marathon, to provide opportunities for people of all ages, abilities, and experiences to live an active, healthy lifestyle. Collectively, TCM and its charity partners that fundraise at TCM events regularly give back more than $1 million annually to a variety of causes. For more information, visit us at tcmevents.org, or find us on Facebook, Instagram and Twitter @tcmarathon.