Fitness expo opens Friday

The Wilcox Health Sports and Fitness Expo opens its doors at The Grand Hyatt Kauai Grand Ballroom at 10 a.m. Friday. Race packet pickup and last-minute registrations are available until 6 p.m. Marathon logo merchandise is available alongside active lifestyle vendors from Kauai, Hawaii, and the Mainland.

Veteran runner, Runner’s World Ambassador and Kauai Marathon and Half Marathon Host Bart Yasso is speaking at 2 p.m. Friday, sharing the lessons he has learned with wisdom and insights on his racing adventures. He is also available at the Expo from 3 to 4 p.m. to sign autographs, discuss race strategies, or simply talk story.

Past Kauai Marathon champion Tyler McCandless delivers a presentation at 2 p.m. on The Kauai Marathon Youth Running Program and information on Saturday’s Keiki Run. This takes place at the Kauai Coffee booth at the entrance to the Sports and Fitness Expo.

There are other complimentary presentations open to the public in Grand Ballroom 1 at the Grand Hyatt Kauai Resort & Spa. Kauai physicians, health specialists and athletes will be on hand to discuss ocean safety, hydration, stroke rehab and more.


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