fitness; Jon Call “Jujimufu”, a self taught tricking athlete combines bodybuilding and strength
training; Internet bodybuilding sensation Massy Arias, a health coach with 1.8 million Instagram
followers; and many more. Also, an special appearance by MMA Fighters Jon “Bones” Jones,
Fabricio Werdum and as well as renowned MMA referee and fighter Herb Dean.
Several fan favorites are set to return including the SoCal Affiliate Showcase, the All American
MAS Wrestling Championship and Battle of the Bar (calisthenics) along with Team Loopkicks
(Extreme Martial Arts Tricking Team) and the Strength Project/Flying Tortillas.
Crowd pleasing competitions will include: The Gracie Jiu-Jitsu Nationals (Jiu Jitsu Tournament),
IRON MAN Magazine Naturally Bodybuilding, Physique, Figure & Bikini Championships, Odd
Haugen Strength Classic Decathlon (includes All American Strongman Challenge Visegrip Viking
Challenge and Absolute, “Open”, American MAS Wrestling Championship), American Record
Makers Olympic Weightlifting Competition, The USPA American Cup Powerlifting Invitational,
MET-Rx Vise Grip Viking Challenge and Bodybuilding.com’s BodySpace™ Spokesmodel
Search. Attendees get the chance to win prize money and bragging rights as TheFitExpo’s Best
and GAT’s MAXREPS 4 CASH return, offering $1,500 in cash prizes and $2,400 in GNC gift cards.
Attendees are encouraged to come dressed to work out as the Evolution Fitness Conference
(EFC) offers free mini-workouts, demos and fitness challenges daily on the Group Exercise Stage.
The area’s top fitness professionals will offer sample sessions in Kettlebell AMPD, The BRUTEZ,
Zumba, R.I.P.P.E.D, PILOXING Knockout, FLIGHT (yoga dance fusion), Pound Rockout Workout,
and more. Plus work out with Katrina & Karena, the founders of the Tone It Up “Booty Call”, a work
out that offers a fresh approach to fitness with a fun, energetic, girlfriend-to-girlfriend method of
Over 16 complete classes and a chance to earn eight Certified Education Units (CEU) workshop
sessions will also be offered throughout the weekend upstairs for both the fitness enthusiasts and
the pros. New this year will be the Innovations Showcase Circuit lead by Women’s Health
Magazine’s 2015’s Next Fitness Star winner Nikki Metzger. This power packed class will allow
participants to try the latest wearable technology and the leading brands including FitBit,Axius Core,
Suples Bulgarian Bag, Go Flo Trainer, Maria Kang’s Belly Ball, andKettlebell AMPD in this boot
camp style workout. (Separate fee to participate in CEU sessions).
The Healthy Living Pavilion will feature a variety of seminars and cooking demonstrations with
leading experts discussing numerous topics and tips on incorporating fitness andhealthy eating into
your everyday schedule for Paleo, vegetarian and vegan, hi protein,low carb and low sugar. Bring
your appetite as innovative products will be available to sample and purchase including I Heart
Keenwah popular quinoa puffs and crisps, Explore-Asian Black Bean Pasta, Arctic Zero’s paleo-
friendly ice cream, protein-rich jerky by Lawless Jerky, La Croix flavored sparkling waters, as well
as an assortment ofwholesome nut butters, coconut waters, natural plant-based super food
products, and much more. Attendees can even find unusual new products like Sauna Space, a
portable near infrared sauna, which brings an ancient method of detoxifying and healing the body
and mind at an affordable price, as well as an innovative meal warming and food storing carrying
case by Hot Logic.
Attendees can also meet the cast of the new docudrama The Perfect Physique, presented by MET-
Rx that will include Jeremy Buendia (2ndand current Men’s Physique Olympia Champion), Jason
Poston (IFBB Pro/Model), fitness model/actor/producer T.J. Hoban, and cover model and fitness
expert David Kimmerle. This show reveals what it takes to become a champion and allows viewers
to get to know each athlete and to understand his internal struggles and sacrifices.
Back by demand will be leading fitness modeling agency, Naturally Fit Agency, who will be
conducting a model search all weekend at TheFitExpo. Bring a comp card, 8 X 10 photo and a
resume and dress in fitted jeans and top/shirt and you are guaranteed to be seen.
Want to look good as you workout? You won’t want to miss TheFitExpo Fashion Show, hosted by