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HEALTH & FITNESS EXPO, XL CENTER, HARTFORD:

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Thursday, October 9th & Friday, October 10th
11am to 7pm, both days

Shop, learn and explore at the Health & Fitness Expo, staged in conjunction with the NU Hartford Marathon and Half Marathon. The event will feature about 70 booths with the latest in running technology, sports apparel, training tips, lots of free samples, and health and nutrition products. Learn more about the race courses and gather valuable tips from industry experts.

Exhibitors include:


Health and Performance Symposium for Runners

Free at the Health & Fitness Expo
Friday, October 10

Sponsored by Hartford Hospital, Hartford Marathon Foundation, and the Institute for Translational Research of the University of Hartford

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3:30-4
Why We Run (Or Don’t Run): The Psychology and Physiology of Endurance Athletes
Beth Taylor, PhD
Director for the Center for Health, Care and Well Being at the University of Hartford and Director of Exercise Physiology Research at Hartford Hospital

4-4:30
An Ounce of Prevention: Updates and Insights on Preventing and Treating Running Injuries
Stacey Head PT, WCS, CLT, ATC, RYT-200
Hartford Hospital Rehabilitation Network

4:30-5
The Role of Carbohydrates and Protein for Endurance Training and Competition
Nancy Rodriguez, PhD
Professor, Nutritional Sciences and Director, Sports Nutrition Programs at University of Connecticut

FINISH LINE EXPO, BUSHNELL PARK, HARTFORD:

Outdoor Expo
Saturday, October 11th
8am to 2pm

More than 40 exhibitors will be showcased in Bushnell Park, location of all official event activities and post-race festivities.

Exhibitors include:


Race Day Spectator Food

Enjoy food from these fine vendors on Elm Street (south side of Bushnell Park):

Vendors coming soon