Featuring interactive exhibits, live entertainment, the Official ASICS LA Marathon Merchandise Store, product trials and all things marathon, the NutriBullet Health & Fitness Expo is one of the highlights of race weekend for the 2014 ASICS LA Marathon. The NutriBullet Health & Fitness Expo is the home of Participant Packet pickup for all marathon runners and it is free and open to the public.
NEW FOR 2014 - All Marathon participants must attend the NutriBullet Health & Fitness Expo to pick up their race packets. Individuals will not be able to pick-up race packets on behalf of others. There will be NO race day Packet Pick-Up. No exceptions. Participants must bring a valid form of ID to pick up their race packet which includes:
- Bib Number
- Timing Chip
- Technical Participant Shirt
- Race Program
- Participant Goodie Bag/Clear Gear Check Bag
Friday, March 7: 10 A.M. - 7 P.M.
Saturday, March 8: 9 A.M. - 5 P.M.
Los Angeles Convention Center, West Hall
1201 South Figueroa Street
Los Angeles, CA 90015
FAQs regarding Participant Packet Pick-Up, click here.
Stop by the NutriBullet booth to try their Beet the Competition NutriBlast smoothie and be one of the first to experience the all-new, limited edition NutriBullet Sport. Attend their "Healthy Nutrition for Runners" lecture at the Expo, 2 P.M. on Friday, where NutriBullet dietitian Sarah Lefkowitz will share her knowledge, tips and recipes. Then on Saturday at 12 P.M., please join them for teacher, model and athlete Nadia Ruiz Gonzalez's lecture on "Priming the Body for Optimum Performance".
Plus, at the end of each NutriBullet lecture, they will be giving away 10 NutriBullet Sport systems, but you must be present to win!
Below you will find driving directions and public transportation options.
Parking for the Los Angeles Convention Center, West Hall is located on L.A. Live Way. Find driving directions here to access the West Hall parking garages.
Participants are urged to use public transportation to attend the NutriBullet Health & Fitness Expo. The Los Angeles Convention Center is served by the Metro Blue, Expo, and Silver Lines. Use the Metro Trip Planner to plan your trip or click here for directions from the Metro Blue, Expo, or Silver Line.
Parking rates for the Los Angeles Convention Center parking garages will be set race week. Please contact the Los Angeles Convention Center for more details at (213) 741-1151.
To enjoy a complimentary beer post-race at the Michelob Ultra Beer Garden, all runners must get an event-issued wristband at the NutriBullet Health & Fitness Expo. Stop by the Beer Garden counter at the expo and show your ID to pick-up your wristband. The Beer Garden counter is located in the packet pick-up area at Expo. Wristbands will be distributed during the operating hours of the NutriBullet Health and Fitness Expo to registered participants.
Participants must have a wristband to enter the Michelob Ultra Beer Garden area at the Finish Festival on Santa Monica between Ocean and Second Street. Runners without a wristband post-race MUST show their ID and their race bib to be admitted into the Beer Garden and to receive their complimentary beer. Family and Friends 21+ can enter the Beer Garden with a valid ID or wristband.
Take a sneak peak at the great line-up of speakers they have to offer last minute tips, words of encouragement, all preparing you for the big day.
- Deena Kastor - 2004 Olympic Bronze Medalist in the Marathon with American records in the marathon and half marathon
- Andrew Kastor - LA Roadrunners and ASICS coach
- Sarah Lefkowitz - NutriBullet dietitian shares her knowledge, tips and recipes.
- Keck Medicine of USC - Medical Tips
- Jacqueline Hansen - Former long-distance runner who has set a world best in the marathon on two different occasions.
- Meb Keflezighi - 2004 Olympic Silver Medalist in the Marathon
Check back on www.lamarathon.com for a schedule.
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