Dis-Chem announced as presenting partner of FIBO Global Fitness Africa

Dis-Chem Pharmacies has been confirmed as the presenting partner for FIBO Global Fitness Africa. FIBO is the world’s biggest trade show for fitness, wellness and health.

FIBO Global Fitness Africa presented by Dis-Chem Pharmacies is three action-packed days of all things fitness, with a one day fitness industry summit and two days of world-class events, including fitness demos, and tips on leading a healthy and active lifestyle.

From 26 to 28 October, visitors to the expo will be able to stock up on the latest fitness equipment, apparel, sports nutrition and supplements from exhibitors offering great show-only specials.

“Dis-Chem Pharmacies is thrilled to be involved as the presenting sponsor of the inaugural FIBO Global Fitness event in Africa for 2018”, says Brandon Fairweather, marketing coordinator in the Dis-Chem Health Category. “As a leading player in the health and wellness category, this is a natural fit for us, and we look forward to contributing to what will no doubt be a fantastic show”.

Megan Oberholzer, portfolio general manager at Reed Exhibitions adds: “FIBO Africa is excited to launch this global fitness craze on the African continent and look forward to inspire and motivate the fit movement within South Africa. We are thrilled to partner with a brand like Dis-Chem Pharmacies as the brand will elevate the foundation for which FIBO Global Fitness Africa stands.”

Bringing together the latest fitness and health trends, products, events and experiences including live workouts, fitness classes, seminars and cooking demonstrations, you’ll walk away feeling inspired and motivated. FIBO Africa contains eight zones including FitFood, FitGear, FitTech and FitBody. Each zone caters toward the interests of individuals passionate about leading a healthy and active lifestyle, bodybuilding and strength enthusiasts, as well as fitness industry professionals.

Another highlight of the Festival will be the Q&A session by Hafþór Júlíus Björnsson, who is the World`s Strongest Man and stars as Gregor Clegane, better known as “The Mountain”, in the HBO hit series, “Game of Thrones”.

Visit Johannesburg’s Ticketpro Dome to find the newest concepts, ideas and products suited to your wellness needs, to find your fit in fitness. Book your tickets at www.computicket.co.za.

Author: Pedro van Gaalen

When he’s not writing about sport or health and fitness, Pedro is probably out training for his next marathon or ultra-marathon. He’s worked as a fitness professional and as a marketing and comms expert. He now combines his passions in his role as managing editor at Fitness magazine.

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