The world of sports convened at the Sports and Active Life Fair

133 exhibitors representing 93 different brands met with visitors at the Sports and Active Life Fair.
Organized by TÜYAP Fairs and Fair Services Inc., Turkey's leading fair organizer, in 5 halls and 40,000 square meters of indoor exhibition space, the Sports and Active Life Fair was visited by nearly 68,000 people in four days. With 133 exhibitors representing 93 brands, the fair became the meeting point for the leading figures in sports. In addition to 200 individual visitors from 43 countries, 36 procurement professionals from Serbia, FYR Macedonia, Kosovo and Georgia were invited to the fair with all expenses paid by TÜYAP, which helped to build new cooperation opportunities and effective strategies. Also visiting the fair were Dusko Tosic and Fatih Aksoy, courtesy of Hardline, the supplement sponsor of Beşiktaş, as well as national billiards player Semih Saygıner, medalist athletes Yasmani Copello Escobar and Eda Tuğsuz, and European rowing champions Mert Kaan Kartal and Fatih Ünsal.
TÜYAP Büyükçekmece – Istanbul was the home of sports, dance, fun and exercise during the Sports and Active Life Fair between September 14 and 17.
The fair received 67,832 visitors who connected with their favorite sports brands and found the opportunity to attend activities featuring some of the leading figures in sports, exercise and healthy living today.
Athletes taking part in the Sports and Active Life Fair included Semih Saygıner, world champion billiards player; Yasmani Copello Escobar, winner of second place in 400-meter hurdles; Eda Tuğsuz, winner of the 5th place in the 16th Athletics World Championship; Demet Parlak, first Turkish pole vaulter to advance to the finals in European adults and adolescents; Mert Kaan Kartal and Fatih Ünsal, European rowing champions; Doğukan Güzelkabaağaç and Erdal Karataş, 2017 European champions in youth kickboxing, as well as Dusko Tosic and Fatih Aksoy.
Main Stage events were followed by thousands
The best of what the Sports and Active Life Fair had to offer was on the Main Stage. Visitors had tons of fun and a great opportunity to exercise a little in events including Zumba® Master Class, Zumba® Party, Army Bootcamp, Jumping® Fitness, Matrix Cardio Challenge, Latin Aerobic and Free-Style Football.
There were also seminars and panel discussions on Myths and Facts in Weight Loss; 21st Century Core Training: Measurement or Observation?; Me Map – Next-Generation Fitness Software; The Psychology of Success; What is Orienteering and What Role Does It Play in Real-Life Search and Rescue Operations?; and Nature Leadership School Camping Training.
Federations discussed their activities
Also taking part in the Sports and Active Life Fair, federations explained their activities and projects aimed at young athletes to visitors.
The Athletics Federation of Turkey received visitors to its Experience Zone in the fair, while the Billiards Federation of Turkey held Women's 3-Cushion Billiards and Women's Pool Tournaments, the Kickboxing Federation of Turkey held the Marmara Clubs Kickboxing Tournament, and the Bodybuilding, Fitness and Arm Wrestling Federation of Turkey had the auditions for the Turkish Bodybuilding and Fitness National Team during the fair.
Semih Saygıner had a special show for visitors on the closing day of the fair.
The ambassador and master of ceremonies for the opening of the fair was Survivor contestant Hasan Yalnızoğlu, and other Survivor contestants Ogeday Girişken, Atakan Arslan and Merve Aydın also took part in the fair.
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About TÜYAP:
Trade show organization as a business in Turkey with TÜYAP in 1979. Since established, TÜYAP served for 275,913 companies from 114 countries by organizing 1,465 domestic and 164 foreign shows in 37 countries, hosting 46 million visitors from 179 different countries. TÜYAP is the only private trade show organizer in Turkey that operates its own venues. With 700 employees, long-term cooperation agreements with over 100 professional organizations, 6 convention centers owned and operated in Turkey, 14 offices across the country and overseas offices in 6 countries, the TÜYAP Group organizes regular specialty fairs.
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