Manchester Marathon; Expanded Health Expo 10/30 &10/31



MANCHESTER– The Manchester Marathon Association (MMA) is happy to announce the expansion of this year’s Health and Wellness expo. The 3rd Annual Health and Wellness Expo, sponsored by Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield is set for Friday, October 30 from 2:00 – 8:00, and Saturday, October 31 from 10:00 – 6:00 at the Radisson Hotel in Manchester, NH. This year it is dedicated to educating people about knowing their health numbers, educating consumers on eating a locally grown diet that is rich in fresh fruits and vegetables and offering information on exercise and nutrition.  After two days at the Expo, you will come away with ideas and tools that will help you live a healthier, more fulfilling life.

The weekend will kick off with a talk from legendary Bill Rodgers who will be attending the expo on Friday to meet and greet runners. On Saturday, Dane Rauschenberg will be attending the expo and will be reaching out to runners to talk about his journey as a marathoner. On both days  Anthem Blue Cross and Blue Shield will be providing attendees with  biometric screens for any individual who wishes to know their numbers. Come and talk to the many vendors who will be here at this event.  On Friday and Saturday the MMA will be offering a free showing of the film, Food, Inc.  The showing is scheduled for 6:00 PM on Friday and 12:00 PM on Saturday.

The film takes the viewer on a journey exploring agriculture in America, obesity today and nutrition in today’s market. The showing of the film is to offer information to the consumer.

The event is open to the media. Please RSVP to attend. The show is free and open to all but we do ask for folks to register. Please email