2016 Winter Expo Press Release
Adirondack Sports Winter Expo
Saturday-Sunday, November 19-20 at Saratoga Springs City Center
SARATOGA SPRINGS – Winter is making a comeback at the sixth annual Adirondack Sports Winter Expo, which returns to the Saratoga Springs City Center on Saturday-Sunday, November 19-20. The show features 100 exhibitors covering ALL winter sports and everything attendees need for alpine skiing, cross country skiing, snowshoeing, plus winter health, fitness, travel and much more! Get the current list of exhibitors with a brief description and contact information.
There will be great sales on alpine gear and clothing from Steiner’s Ski & Bike; Nordic gear from XC ski shops; outdoor gear, clothing and footwear from Mountainman Outdoors; plus, demos, seminars and fun family activities. Attendees will be eligible to win $5,000 in prizes to ski resorts, outdoor shops, winter/summer races, health professionals, fitness centers, and travel destinations.
With winter barely making an appearance last year, optimism for a great season is in the air! On the alpine side, reps from Gore, West, Whiteface, Willard and more, plus ski shops will be on hand to help you get ready for winter adventures.
The Adirondack Sports expo will have a nice mix of retailers, businesses and organizations selling and presenting their products and services. This includes Garnet Hill Lodge, Cascade Ski Center, High Peaks Cyclery, Dion Snowshoes and more. Many outdoor sports clubs in the area will be represented, including Out of Control Ski Club, NYS Ski Racing Association/Nordic, Saratoga Stryders, HURT Nordic, and Metroland Ski Club.
You can learn more about what’s new – World Snowshoe Racing Championships in Saranac Lake, Gore’s Ski Bowl Nordic Center, Rikert Nordic Center, New York Museum of Skiing and Hall of Fame, NeviTrek Snowshoes, Majestic Heli Ski Alaska, Adirondack Wilderness Advocates, Upper Hudson Trails Alliance, Wilderness Water & Woods, and JDRF’s Ride to Cure Diabetes coming to Saratoga Springs.
If you’re not in love with winter, but more into healthy living, summer sports or protecting our environment, we’ve also got a lot for you: 9 Miles East, Apex Solar Power, St. George’s Turkey Trot, Arbonne, The Crux Climbing Center, Northeast Foot Care, Proactive Chiropractic, Rodan + Fields, Real Time Pain Relief, Rollga, US Sherpa and more.
Fun activities for adults and families include Damien’s Rock Wall, the interactive Health, Fitness and Recovery Zone, and craft beer tasting. The Regional Food Bank of Northeastern New York will be on hand to collect food and monetary donations over the weekend. Attendees with Food Bank donations receive additional tickets to increase their chances of winning prizes!
The Adirondack Sports Winter Expo takes place on Saturday-Sunday, November 19-20 at the Saratoga Springs City Center. Admission is $5 for adults, 18-under is free. Hours are Saturday from 10am-5pm and Sunday from 10am-4pm.
The Winter Expo brings Adirondack Sports magazine to life! Based in Clifton Park, the free distribution magazine covers individual aerobic sports, fitness and travel since 2000, with a monthly circulation of 20,000 copies and complete issues online at www.AdkSports.com. It has been the Capital-Adirondack region’s guide for outdoor sports and fitness enthusiasts since 2000. For more info, call (518) 877-8788, visit www.AdkSports.com, or go to www.Facebook.com/AdirondackSports.