It goes without saying that festivals and food go hand in hand in Hong Kong. Keep a lookout for new and exclusive healthy eats at Arnold Classic Asia Multi-Sport Festival this summer at the AsiaWorld-Expo, 20-21 August 2016. The first festival of its kind in the region, it is a celebration of sports, fitness and health that brings families, professionals, amateurs and enthusiasts together. In addition to over 20 sports through competitions, demonstrations, and try-outs, participants will be able to discover new health and fitness brands and trends, and chat with experts in the room.
Making sure participants are fueled up throughout the weekend, restaurant partner FRITES will be serving high protein recipes. Try the Super Protein Salad (HKD50) made with quinoa, wild rice, silver chard, corn, cherry tomatoes, beetroot, broccoli, green beans, carrots, raisins and coriander with a citrus dressing. Add HKD50 to the Super Protein Salad for theProtein Plus (HKD100), which includes succulent USDA black angus rib eye and chimichurri.
Five new, exclusive healthy eats to try at Arnold Classic Asia Multi-Sport Festival:
Arnold Classic Asia Multi-Sport Festival Sponsors and Presenters:
The Arnold Classic Asia Multi-Sport Festival is proud to have Alisports, Swisse, PwC, and GreatTown as Platinum Partners; CPA Australia and Investorlink Group as Gold Sponsors; BC Shop, Reebok, CrossFit, Asphodel as Silver Sponsors; EPIC MMA & Fitness as Gym Partner, and Gatorade as Drink Partner.
Arnold Classic Asia Multi-Sport Festival supporting sports organisations:
Aerial Arts Academy; EPIC MMA & Fitness; Hong Kong Chess Federation; Hong Kong Fencing Association; Hong Kong Paralympic Committee & Sports Association for the Physically Disabled; Hong Kong Rope Skipping Federation, China; Hong Kong Rubik’s Cube Union; Hong Kong Rugby Union; Hong Kong Table Tennis Association; Hong Kong Wheelchair Dance Sport Association; Hong Kong, China Rowing Association; IFBB; International Krav Maga Federation (IKMF); Street Workout Hong Kong; Super Armwrestling League (SAL); The Cycling Association of Hong Kong, China; The Judo Association of Hong Kong, China; World Jump Rope Federation.
Arnold Classic Asia Multi-Sport Festival
(Saturday and Sunday 20-21 August, 10:00am – 6:00pm)
Arnold Classic Asia Multi-Sport Festival will see global and local sports stars come together over one weekend. The debut festival will feature unique, non-stop sports competitions and interactive workshops from over 20 sports. From mind sports such as chess, to table tennis, skip rope, rugby, arm-wrestling, weight lifting, cycling, yoga, rowing, martial arts such as tai chi, judo, krav maga, kung fu and more. Attendees will also be able discover the latest in health and wellness trends, with the chance to engage with over 300 participating brands. Tickets are now on sale at www.arnoldclassicasia.com from HKD150 per adult, HKD80 for under 18 years and full-time students, and free entry for children under 12 years.
Arnold Classic IFBB Pro Show
(Saturday 20 August, 6pm)
The much anticipated Arnold Classic Asia IFBB Pro Show debuts at the inaugural Arnold Classic Asia Multi-Sport Festival. Watch the world’s strongest men demonstrate their formidable muscles, and see awe-inspiring women combine gymnastics, acrobatics, dance and plyometrics with elegance and grace at the Arnold Classic Asia IFBB Pro Show on Saturday, 20 August from 6pm.
The Arnold Classic Asia IFBB Pro Show 2016 will feature international bodybuilding favourites including USA’s Brandon Curry who has won the Arnold Classic in Brazil, French world champion Lionel Beyeke, Russian world champion Alexander Federal, Fred Smalls, Fouad Abiad, Paulo Almeida, Justin Compton, Jon De La Rosa, Clarence De Vis, Roman Fritz, Andrew Hudson, Michael Kefalianos, Brad Rowe, Akim Williams, and Lukas Wyler.
The Women’s Pro Fitness will showcase a combination of gymnastics, fitness, dance and acrobatics. Don’t miss international competitors Marta Aguiar, Regiane Da Silva, Kristine Duba, Ryall Graber, Tanji Johnson, Diana Monteiro, Aurika Tyrgale and Bethany Wagner performing on stage at the Arnold Classic Asia IFBB Pro Show.
Tickets are now on sale at www.arnoldclassicasia.com from HKD 389.