The Manchester City Marathon Association is pleased to announce Dave McGillivray as the 2014 VIP for November's Anthem Manchester City Marathon and Half Marathon Race

As VIP, Dave will join us for race weekend where he will speak to runners during the Anthem Health & Wellness Expo. For more information, read the press release here


The Anthem Health & Wellness Expo is just one of the many events during Marathon Weekend. The Expo will feature the latest in sports and wellness vendors, running apparel and accessories, plus screenings and tips on health and wellness.

All race participants are required to stop by the Expo to pick up their race packets-assuring your business a minimum of 2000 attendees! Plus the expo is free and open to the public. Located in downtown Manchester at the Radisson Hotel, the Expo overlooks both the start and finish line area at Athlete's Village.

Anthem Kids' Fitness Festival

We have changed the Anthem Kids' Race to the Anthem Kids' Fitness Festival to be held on Saturday, November 1st from 10:00am-2:00pm at the Anthem Health and Wellness Expo located at the Radisson Expo Center, Downtown Manchester.

We are excited to have the Manchester YMCA provide fun activities for parents and children of all ages, plus many more local companies will be on hand with health & wellness demonstrations. Giveaways, prizes, music and much more. No registration needed.

2014 List of Vendors

Vendor information

If you are interested on receiving more information about the expo, please contact: Monica Bardier from PingPR at

The Exhibitor Contract and Information Package can be found here.

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