Runners, walkers and volunteers from around the country descended on Wright State University to pick up their race number and attend the Air Force Marathon Sports and Fitness Expo.
Held on the concourse level and the main floor of the Wright State Nutter Center, the expo features over 100 exhibitors displaying the latest developments in sport fitness and nutrition as well as several guest speakers.
The expo kicked off to the Air Force Marathon 5K presented by Wright State University on Sept. 14. Race organizers say over 2,000 participants have registered for the run, which is a new record for the event.
Race organizers predict about 15,000 racers and volunteers will attend the Air Force Marathon, Half Marathon, 10K, 5K and Expo. The marathon attracts over 12,000 participants along with 2,400 volunteers.
The expo is open from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. on Sept. 13 and from 10 a.m. to 8 p.m. on Sept. 14. The event is free and open to the public.