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canfitpro International Fitness and Club Business Conference and Trade Show

July 16, 2014

Members of the media and the public are invited to attend the 21st annual canfitpro International Fitness and Club Business Conference and Trade Show taking place from Friday, August 8 to Saturday, August 9, at the Metro Toronto Convention Centre. If #YouareFitness, you need to be at the largest fitness event of the year!

With over 200,000 square feet of exhibits, and over 200 leading fitness, health and wellness companies represented, this is the fitness event of the year for the expert and rookie alike. Attendees will have the opportunity to learn from world-renowned fitness celebrities and experts right on the trade show floor as they bring you the latest in exercise and nutrition information, classes and demos.

Highlights include:

Keynote from four-time Olympic Gold Medalist Hayley Wickenheiser: Fresh off her Gold Medal win at the Sochi Olympics, Wickenheiser will present ‘It’s foolish to be normal,’ explaining how success comes from going above and beyond what others normally do. The keynote will take place Friday, August 8, 10:00 – 11:30 a.m.
On Saturday, August 9 from 9:00 to 10:00 a.m., members of the general public are invited to take part in a Q&A session with Wickenheiser and have their photo taken with the hockey legend, followed by a workout.

Presentation and workout with Jillian Michaels: On Friday, August 9, fitness enthusiasts will have the unique opportunity for a Q&A session with celebrity trainer Jillian Michaels. Following the session, Jillian will lead 1,000 participants through her BODYSHRED class, a 30-minute high intensity, fun and effective interval/circuit workout divided into sections of three minutes of strength moves, two minutes of cardio and one minute of core.

Date and Time: Friday August 9, 12:00 – 2:15 p.m. – Q&A Session followed by BODYSHRED workout. (Media passes to the class and limited Interview opportunities available upon request)

To request a media pass for either session, please contact:

For more information contact:
Erin Andersen
Communications and Media Manager
Phone: 1-800-667-5622 x228

Holly Dunn
Dunn & Associates Communications and Public Affairs Inc.
Phone: 902-422-6014
Cell: 902-266-3866

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