Lakewood Ranch Medical Center (LWRMC) will host the “New Year, New You – Health & Wellness Expo” from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Saturday, January 4, 2020, at The Mall at University Town Center. The event will include fitness classes hosted by local instructors, meditation sessions in the LWRMC Lounge and cooking demos with Williams-Sonoma and renowned Chef, Judi Gallagher.

The Health & Wellness Expo will include more than 50 vendors from Sarasota and Manatee counties, as well as a speaker series featuring:

  • Luke Wren, International Keynote Speaker and Entrepreneur
  • Aneta Lundquist, Owner of Kombucha 221B.C.
  • Kelli Jaco, Personal Trainer and Owner of Jaco Boxing LWR/SRQ
  • Local physicians Dr. Stelios Rekkas, Dr. Felicia Wagman and Dr. David Buck.

Fitness classes will be provided by barre3, Title Boxing, Studio K2G Yoga & Fitness, Jaco’s Boxing + Fitness, Pineapple Yoga Studio, CycleBar, Pure Barre LWR, Orangetheory Fitness University Park, Fit Crew Bradenton, Fit2Run, Rebekka Mars Yoga & Coaching, Thavma Yoga and F45 Training, with more to be announced.

* PLEASE NOTE: In addition to registering for the Health & Wellness Expo, you must also register for any classes or speaker sessions you wish to attend. See below for a list of classes and sessions.

The Health & Wellness Expo is presented by Lakewood Ranch Community Activities in conjunction with Lakewood Ranch Business Alliance and Lakewood Ranch Medical Center.

Attendees will receive a passport for each vendor and will be included in prize drawings with completion at the end of the event.

If you would like to be an exhibitor at the event, please visit lwrhealthexpo.org.

Register for the wellness expo


Register for Speaker Series and Fitness Classes

Some events and activities at the expo require registration. Please see the list below and register today!

Speaker Series

Speaker: Stelios Rekkas, MD, FACS, FASMBS, Manatee Weight Loss Center
Topic: Robotic Weight-Loss Surgery
Time: 9 - 10 a.m.
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Speaker: David C. Buck Jr., DO, FACC, Bradenton Cardiology Center
Topic: Cardiovascular Benefits of a Whole Food, Plant-Based Diet
Time: 10 - 11 a.m.
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Speaker: Luke Wren, International Keynote Speaker and Entrepreneur
Topic: Consciously Stepping into Your Greatness in 2020
Letting go, reclaiming your identity, and designing your reality
Time: 11 a.m. - Noon
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Speaker: Aneta Lundquist, Owner of Kombucha 221B.C.
Topic: How to Balance it All — Business, Family, Life, Health and Fitness
Time: Noon - 1 p.m.
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Speaker: Felicia Wagman, MD, Lakewood Ranch Medical Group OB/GYN
Topic: Mindfulness, Connection and Women's Health
Time: 1 - 2 p.m.
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Speaker: Kelli Jaco, Personal Trainer and Owner of Jaco's Boxing
Topic: Body Positivity and Body Image
Time: 2 - 3 p.m.
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Fitness Classes

CycleBar
Times: 9 - 10 a.m., 10 - 11 a.m., 11 a.m. - Noon, Noon - 1 p.m.
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Rebekka Mars Meditation
Times
: 9 - 10 a.m., 10 - 11 a.m., 11 a.m. - Noon
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Pure Barre Fitness Class
Time
: 9 - 10 a.m.
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Studio K2G: HIIT Class
Time: 10 - 11 a.m.
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barre3 Fitness Class
Time
: 10 - 11 a.m.
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Time: 2 - 3 p.m.
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Studio K2G: Yoga and Fitness
Time
: 11 a.m. - Noon
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F45 Fitness Class
Time
: Noon - 1 p.m.
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Orangetheory Fitness University Park
Time
: 11 a.m. - Noon
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Time: 1 - 2 p.m.
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Jaco's Boxing and Fitness
Time
: Noon - 1 p.m.
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Thavma Yoga
Time
: Noon - 1:15 p.m.
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Pineapple Yoga and Cycling Studio — Yoga Nidra Meditation
Time
: Noon - 1 p.m.
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Pineapple Yoga and Cycling Studio — Chakra Balancing Meditation
Time
: 1 - 2 p.m.
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Cooking Demonstrations
Time
: 9:30 a.m. - 3 p.m.
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Pineapple Yoga and Cycling Studio — Singing Bowl Aromatherapy Meditation
Time
: 2 - 3 p.m.
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Pineapple Yoga and Cycling Studio — All Levels Yoga, Kripalu Yoga Sequence
Time
: 2 - 3 p.m.
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Title Boxing Class
Time
: 1 - 2 p.m.
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Pineapple Yoga and Cycling Studio — Kripalu Vinyasa Flow
Time
: 1 - 2 p.m.
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FitCREW Bradenton
Time: 2 - 3 p.m.
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Event Date:
Saturday, January 4, 2020, 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.