2014 Shamrock Sports and Fitness Expo
The Shamrock Sports and Fitness Expo is one of the largest on the East coast! This two-day event will be celebrating St. Patrick’s Day with runners, walkers and sports enthusiasts of all types. The vendors at the Expo will offer a wide variety of equipment, apparel, footwear and accessories for the whole family. Our Expo has a great reputation for having an extensive selection of merchandise at great prices as well as official Yuengling Shamrock Marathon Weekend gear. The Shamrock Sports and Fitness Expo is FREE and open to everyone.
Shamrock keeps it GREEN!
Your goody bag items (except for your shirt, race number/timing chip) are available online in an effort by the Yuengling Shamrock Marathon and our sponsors to reduce waste and continue our green initiatives. Your 2014 goody bag will be available soon!
Packet Pick Up & Expo Information
Packet Pick Up
Friday, March 14th, 2014 12 pm – 9pm
Saturday, March 15th, 2014 10am – 5pm.
Virginia Beach Convention Center
1000 19th Street
Virginia Beach, VA 23451
From the west: Take I-264 E toward Virginia Beach. Take Exit #22, Birdneck Rd. Turn right at the bottom of the exit ramp. Get in the left lane ASAP and turn left at 19th street. The Virginia Beach Convention Center will be on your left in three-tenths of a mile.
From the Oceanfront: Take Atlantic or Pacific to 19th Street and turn west (away from the oceanfront). The Convention Center will be on your right in eight-tenths of a mile.
Sports & Fitness Expo Speaker Series
Friday, March 14, 2014
|1:00 pm||Stretching for Athletes – How Yoga Can Help. Presented by Studio Bamboo Institute of Yoga|
|2:00 pm||A Walk Through the History of America’s Oldest Brewery. Q&A with Jennifer Yuengling|
|3:00 pm||Nutrition for Fueling your Run – Bon Secours Sports Medicine|
|4:00 pm||Motivating co-workers and employees to “Beat the Boss!” – TowneBank President and Chief Banking Officer, Morgan “The Motivator” Davis.|
|5:00 pm||Smart Snacking for Athletes and Families – Shaye Arluk, MS, RD, HFI, McDonalds Nutritional Consultant|
|6:00 pm||The Joy of Running; Lessons, Wisdom, and Insights from Running Over 1,200 Races World Wide – Bart Yasso, Runner’s World Chief Running Officer|
|7:00 pm||Dietary Supplements for Runners: Can They Help You Set a PR? – Mel Williams|
Saturday, March 15, 2014
|12:30 pm||The Joy of Running; Lessons, Wisdom, and Insights from Running Over 1,200 Races World Wide – Bart Yasso, Runner’s World Chief Running Officer|
|1:30 pm||Yuengling – A Walk Through the History of America’s Oldest Brewery. Q&A with Jennifer Yuengling|
|2:30 pm||Q&A with the NEWTON Panel|
|3:30 pm||The Joy of Running; Lessons, Wisdom, and Insights from Running Over 1,200 Races World Wide – Bart, Runner’s World Chief Running Officer|
|4:30 pm||Course Overview – Bob Schniedwind|
Check out our 2014 Vendors
Active Sol Eyewear
Fond Memory Graphics
3:16 Athletic Wear
National Running Center
One More Mile
In the Zone
Run Girl Run
Lift Your Soles Run the Valley
Flat Out Events Bay Six
My Handana Live Accomplished LLC Ink n Burn Nuun Sport Science Fleet Feet American Laser Skincare Runners World National MS Society Roc Solid Foundation Ulman Cancer Fund Ragnar Relay Races RunWalk for the Kids to benefit CHKD Bon Secours In Motion
Virginia Beach Field House
ACCESS College Foundation
Studio Bamboo Yoga
Murphy’s Irish Pub
50 States Marathon
Outer Bank Sporting Events
The Noblemen Aline Systems Four Million Steps Preston's March for Energy