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Body n’ Sole presents the Christie Clinic Illinois Marathon Health & Fitness Expo on Thursday, April 23, 4 p.m. to 8 p.m. and Friday, April 24, 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. The expo will take place at the University of Illinois Activities and Recreation Center (ARC) and feature national and local vendors, as well as national organizations and prominent running events. Most importantly, the expo is where you pick up your packet (race number, goody bag, and race shirt). C-U there!


The ARC is on the University of Illinois campus at 201 East Peabody Drive, Champaign, IL 61820. Map to ARC

Parking for the expo is at the State Farm Center, bordered by Kirby, First, and Fourth. (See the parking map.) Map to State Farm Center

2020 Guest Speakers – Words to Inform, Inspire, and Entertain You!

Friday, April 24, ARC Auditorium, Lower Level

All presentations are FREE and open to the public.

1:00 Steve Schwalbach, “Benefits of Running with a Pacer at the Illinois Marathon/Half Marathon.” Steve will explain how pacers can benefit many types of runners.
2:00 Two-Time Olympian Todd Williams, Keynote Speaker “RunSafer”
Todd will deliver a powerful and interactive program designed to teach you safety techniques and tips to help protect yourself in a dangerous situation—whether running or in your day-to-day life.
3:30 Becca Mallon, MS, Registered Dietitian Nutritionist
Fueling the Distance: Performance Nutrition for the Long Run
4:30 Chris Gillespie, Team 413—GRACERUNNER MINISTRIES “Back on Track: Grace-Vision 2020: How Running Changed My Life—Past, Present, and Future.”


Download the Expo Vendor Information Kit. Register online for a booth. Send any expo questions to Dawn at



A great way for your business or organization to reach all the runners in the Christie Clinic Illinois Marathon Weekend is to participate in our goody bag program. We have a hybrid goody bag program. Vendors have a choice of two different options and may choose to participate in one or both of these options. Learn more and download the form.

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