Celebrating its 42nd year!

A top Boston Marathon qualifying race

Race Day: November 16 2019
 

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Pick up your shirt and race number and see the latest sports equipment, clinics, lectures, and more!  This is your chance to get the latest running apparel and talk with the people that know running.

Health and Fitness Expo Information

Arthur Ashe Athletic Center

Address:
3001A N. Boulevard
Richmond, Virginia 23230

Expo Hours:
Thursday, November 14: 5 - 9 pm
Friday, November 15: 11 am - 9 pm

Packet Pickup:

  • There is NO packet pick up available on Race Day.
  • A photo ID is required to pick up your race packet.
  • You may pick up a race packet for another pre-registered runner, provided you have a copy of their photo ID.

Have your bib number and shirt mailed to you!

Can’t make it to the expo to pick up your packet? We offer the option of paying to have your bib number and shirt mailed to you! The cost is $25 per person through September 30 and is available only when you register online. From October 1-31, the fee is $30 and is only available when you call 804-285-9495 x222. No packet mailing will be offered after October 31, 2019.

Health and Fitness Expo Parking and Directions

The Arthur Ashe Center has 2,000 FREE parking spaces located in the surface lot outside the building. For a map of the area around the Ashe Center, click here.

Expo Area Map

Directions to the Arthur Ashe Center are as follows:
  • From NORTH and WEST of RICHMOND
    • From I-95 or I-64, take exit 78 (the Boulevard).
    • At the bottom of the exit ramp, turn right onto the Boulevard (Rt. 161 South).
    • Move into the left lane, make a left at the second traffic light into the parking lot (beside The Diamond). Follow the parking lot around the back of The Diamond's outfield wall to the Ashe Center.
  • From SOUTH and EAST of RICHMOND:
    • From I-95 or I-64, take exit 78 (the Boulevard).
    • At the bottom of the exit ramp, turn left onto Hermitage Road.
    • Go straight on Hermitage Road through the first traffic signal.
    • Make a right turn into the Ashe Center/Diamond parking lot. (Directly across from Sherwood Avenue)

 

Free Downtown Shuttle to Expo

Participants staying in downtown hotels may wish to take advantage of the free shuttle service to the Health and Fitness Expo/packet pick-up. The shuttles will run from the atrium entrance of the Omni Richmond Hotel on Cary Street near 12th Street. Three 55-person shuttle buses will run on a continuous loop between the Omni and the Arthur Ashe Center during Expo hours, leaving each location every 20 minutes. The last shuttle will depart from the Omni at 8:40 p.m. each day with the final return service leaving the Expo right after closing time.

 

Exhibitor Information

For more information on how to have your company’s products being sold at the Health and Fitness Expo, please email [email protected].

Here is a list of vendors who attended in 2018:

73Threads
AT&T
Active Pacific
All American Marathon
American Kidney Fund
Anthem
AURIA
Blyss Running
Bondi Band
Cameron K. Gallagher Foundation
Cap City Cryo
Capital One
CBD Livity
Coastal Race Productions
Colab
Corrigan Sports
Diamond Springs
Eagle Construction
Martinsville Half Marathon & 5K
First Choice Chiropractic
Fitletic
Flat-Out Events
Fleet Feet
FOND MEMORIES GRAPHICS
Fred Astaire Richmond
Illuminite
J&A Racing
Juice Plus
KT Tape, LLC.
LASIK Vision Institute
LasikPlus
Lyft
Mangata, LLC
MAPS
megsmiles 501c3 Charity
Namirsa Therapy
National Running Center
Naute' Sport llc dba USA-Sport Eyewear
One More Mile
Outer Banks tri sports
Papa Johns
Racessentials
Ragnar
Real Time Pain Relief
Richmond Flying Squirrels
Richmond Road Runners Club
Richmond Times Dispatch
Roosport
Run Suga Run
Run the Valley (Waynesboro Parks and Recreation)
SEAL Team Physical Training
Sierra Nevada
Snap it Hot
Spectator Sports
Sportable
Tepuy Activewear
The Stick / RPI of Atlanta / Amazing Solutions, Inc
TITLE Boxing Club Richmond
UFC GYM
Vacation Village Resorts
VCU Health
VCU Massey Cancer Center
Virginia Capital Trail Foundation
Wildtree


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