“Commit to Fit” and bring in health and wealth for the new year at the third annual Total Health and Fitness Expo. The event will include fitness and nutrition experts who can keep you on top of your New Year’s resolutions, provide healthy food options and offer a look into cutting-edge fitness products and apparel. There will also be a Super Training Classic hosted by American professional powerlifter, Sacramento resident and Super Training Gym owner Mark Bell. This event will also feature a special guest appearance by Brian Shaw, a four-time World’s Strongest Man winner (2011, 2013, 2015, 2016) and the first man to have ever won the Arnold Strongman Classic and World’s Strongest Man competition in the same year (2011 and 2015!). There will also be a prize-winning freestyle pole battle for all levels of pole athletes with $2,500 going to first place, $1,000 going to second place and $500 going to third place. There will even be a Brazilian Jiu-Jitsu tournament sponsored by MMA fighter Urijah Faber and his Sacramento-based gym, Ultimate Fitness. There will be many more events, booths and competitions that you won’t want to miss, so head to Cal Expo (1600 Exposition Blvd.) to get your fit on! The event runs Saturday, Jan. 13 from 10 a.m.–6 p.m. and Sunday, Jan. 14 from 10 a.m.–5 p.m. Tickets are only sold at the gate and are $9 for adults, $4 for adults 55-plus, and children age 12 and under are free. For more information, visit Totalhealthfitnessexpo.com and see how you can get $2 off your admission through Thrive Market.
**This write-up first appeared in print on page 10 of issue #256 (Jan. 1 – 15, 2018)**