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Get Pumped Up This Summer
as TheFitExpo™ Chicago Returns to Chicago Area
June 25-26 at Donald E. Stephens Convention Center

(Rosemont, IL…March 28, 2016) - TheFitExpo™ Chicago, presented by Optimum Nutrition and sponsored by Subway Restaurants, returns to the Chicago area Saturday and Sunday, June 25-26, 2016 with more competitions, demonstrations, seminars and fitness exhibits than ever. TheFitExpo will be held at the Donald E. Stephens Convention Center, 5555 N. River Road, Rosemont, Hall G. Visit for up-to-the-minute additions.

Chicago’s largest fitness event will provide attendees with an action-packed weekend that will include 16 major contests and over 200 exhibits offering the latest in fitness, diet, nutrition, strength and health and wellness products and services with show discounts and tons of free samples.

“We are so excited about the Chicago fitness communities’ overwhelming support of our inaugural Midwest event last year,” Erin Ferries, Executive Director of the Expo stated. “We’re committed to producing a event that brings together fitness enthusiasts and leisure sport fans alike."

TheFitExpo has added The Heartland Games and the Healthy Living Pavilion this year and is bringing back the World Calisthenics Organization’s “Battle of the Bar” and Extreme Martial Arts Tricking. A special appearance is scheduled by 4 X Mr. Olympia Champion, Jay Cutler, with many more fitness greats to be announced.

Several fan-favorites competitions set to return include: Gracie Regionals 2016 (Jiu Jitsu Tournament), Odd Haugen Strength Classic (Strong Man Challenge, The Visegrip Viking Grip Challenge presented by Ironmind, North American USA Continental MAS Wrestling Championship), and USPA American Cup Powerlifting Championships. Attendees can get into the action and compete for cash and prizes in the MAXREPS 4 CA$H and TheFitExpo’s BEST! competitions.

Attendees are encouraged to come dressed to work out as they can take part in the mini group exercise workouts offered all weekend on our Group Exercise Stage.

Adult admission tickets are $25 per day or $40 for the full weekend. Tickets for children 12 years and under are $10 per day and children under 6 are admitted free. Show hours are Saturday, 10:00 a.m. - 6:00 p.m. and Sunday, 10:00 p.m. – 5:00 p.m. Plenty of parking is available. For more information on ticketing, exhibiting or sponsorship opportunities, call (818) 545-0290 or visit

Event is produced by National Fitness Productions. Title sponsor of TheFitExpo is Optimum Nutrition. Presenting sponsor for the Optimum Nutrition TheFitExpo is Subway Restaurants. Supporting Sponsor is GAT. Media Sponsor is Women’s Health.

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About National Fitness Productions (NFP): NFP is a Glendale, California company that is celebrating its thirteenth year producing the West Coast's largest health and fitness event, TheFitExpo Los Angeles, held annually at the Los Angeles Convention Center. In 2012, NFP brought TheFitExpo to San Jose and is returning May 21-22 for the fifth annual Northern California event. In 2015, TheFitExpo expanded to Chicago, Illinois and Anaheim, California. TheFitExpo Chicago returns June 25-26 and TheFitExpo Anaheim is set for August 27-28, 2016. TheFitExpo Ft.Lauderdale debuts October 8-9, 2016. The fourteenth TheFitExpo Los Angeles is set for January 7-8, 2017. For more information, visit

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