TheFitExpo Fit Pro Opportunities


As the leader in certifications and continuing education for personal trainers and group exercise instructors, NASM and AFAA will be on site to discuss your next steps in your fitness career. NASM/AFAA have an amazing calendar of education events and on-line education to meet your goals, budget and schedule.

Zumba and Strong by Zumba

Zumba® is offering 2 instructor training workshops at TheFitExpo — Zumba®Basic and Strong by Zumba®. Learn the Zumba® formula! You can also reserve space to win prizes in the Strong By Zumba Challenge happening Sunday at noon on the Group Training Zone Stage.

Group Training Zone

The Group Training Zone Stage features workout sessions and contests for all FitExpo and FitnessFest attendees. Come dressed to workout and WIN with your favorite fitness celebrities and top workout brands. Cash and prizes will be given out throughout the weekend for participating attendees.


FitnessFest is the premier source for fitness and wellness training, certification, and education. Earn up to 14 CEU’s (continuing education units/credits) in one weekend at TheFitExpo. Nothing beats LIVE fitness education. Your registration to FitnessFest gets you a FREE FitExpo pass and express entry into the Expo!

Spartan SGX

If your calling is to help people achieve their fitness and health goals and positively transform their lives by changing what they believe is possible, just like our Spartan Race does, then we have a lot in common. We offer a live two-day workshop or online workshop to certify individuals to teach Spartan group training classes. You can also pair an online workshop with a one-day Spartan Obstacle Specialist course at a special package rate. Spartan is booking now for their Spartan Strong training in Anaheim for June

Association of Fitness Studios

The only trade association dedicated to studio owners and entrepreneurial fitness professionals, giving them the platform to effectively manage and grow their business. AFS runs an important event each year called SUCEED/AFS which features the needed business development and networking these studios need for success.

WOW the Crowd

Have you got what it takes to ‘WOW THE CROW” as a dance fitness instructor? Here is your chance to show TheFitExpo attendees what you got! Contestants who meet a few basic requirements and register by following the below link will be entered. There will be a cash prize for the winner and runner up, a cec package courtesy of NASM/AFAA and bragging rights. Contestants prepare a 3-5 minute dance fitness routine, teach the routine to the crowd and wait to see who the crowd selects from the on-site contestants.

Ultimate Athlete Bootcamp Coaches Clinic

Former Collegiate and Professional Athletes finally have a business opportunity to use their intensity and passion for training to impact the lives of others. Become an Ultimate Athlete Bootcamp Coach and elevate your personal training business, fitness studio, university athletics program or open your own space dedicated to athletic training with this training program led by the ultimate athletes themselves Michael Myers and D’Juan Woods. Next session is in conjunction with TheFitExpo and features, you, on the GTZ Stage alongside the Ultimate Athletes.