See what’s happening at AZSFE
Shop for health, fitness, sports and fan gear at the marketplace!
Get interactive with Arizona Teams
Meet Mascots, Cheerleaders & Dance Squads
Meet current and alumni players, get autographs and photos.
Throughout the day you will be able to hear informative presentations, see fun interviews and watch interesting demonstrations by sports personalities, players and health and fitness experts.
Talk with Celebrity Broadcasters
Grose and Crespin will broadcast AZ Sports Talk Saturday live for 10:00 am – 1:00 pm
At 11:00 am – 1:00 pm they will be joined by Roc and Manuch.
Check out their super cool Fanatics Express available for your next party
Have a chat with popular radio personality, community leader and owner of Doublewide Network Dave Pratt, The Morning Mayor, and meet the host of Image Home Improvement, Steve Duebel, who will be broadcasting live from the expo.
Meet Land Speed Racing Champion Valerie Thompson
Valerie is a Seven-time motorcycle land speed record holder who earned her Red Hat with a 208 mph run to become one of the newest members of the Bonneville 200 MPH Club. She is the owner/driver of the Valerie Thompson Land Speed Racing Motorcycle Team who has also competed in the All Harley Drag Racing Association and National Hot Rod Association drag racing series. She set a personal best top speed of 212 mph on her CTEK sponsored BMW S 1000 RR during the March 2013 Texas Mile competition. Thompson is an official member of the BUB Speed Trials 201 MPH Club, Mojave Magnum 200 MPH Club, Texas Mile 200 MPH Club, ECTA 200 MPH Club and a lifetime member of the prestigious Bonneville 200 MPH Club.
Stop by the Participation Station
Attend interactive sports clinics, coaching sessions and games
Carolyn’s Gold Medal Basketball Fundamentals Clinic
This Former Stanford and WNBA Basketball player will instruct you on the fundamentals of footwork, dribbling, boxing out, offensive and defensive positioning, timing and team as well as individual tactics. Carolyn is USA Basketball Gold Medal Jr. Olympics, Brazil Championship. FIBA/WNBA Pro player.
Fit For Living Life Yoga Class With Carolyn Moos
Bring your yoga mat and join former WNBA player, USA Basketball Gold Medalist and founder of Fit For Living Life, Carolyn Moos for a one hour yoga session for all ages and stages. Carolyn is an ACE Certified Personal trainer with CEC’s in the following areas: Nutrition for Young Athletes, Yoga Fit for Kids, Nutrition Strategies Fitness/Performance, Movement by Design, Golf Conditioning Specialist Course, Functional Foods, Part 2: Fermented Foods and Macronutrients Course, Maternal & Infant Nutrition Course, Yoga-Pilates-Enlighten Your Body. Learn more about Carolyn at www.fitforlivinglife.com.
Nutrition to Fuel the Athlete in You
Carolyn Moos is not only a star athlete, this 6’5 beauty holds a B.A from Stanford University and a Masters from USC and is an ACE Certified Personal Trainer and Nutrition Consultant. She will focus on strategic menu planning for your specific goals–to gain lean muscle, lean out, perform better, or for better overall health. Glycemic index, macronutrient profiling, meal timing and planning/preparation will be addressed.
NBA Baller Beats Demo with Curtis Smith
Baller Beats is a first of its kind motion-based basketball video game that requires you to use a real basketball to play. The Kinect™ tracks every move of your body and every bounce of the ball as you dribble to the beat of the soundtrack to progress. Stop by and challenge Curtis to a game.
Arizona Youth Soccer Association
Arizona Youth Soccer Association is pleased to provide an interactive youth soccer clinic at the Arizona Sports Fan Expo (Date/Time TBD). The clinic will be for children 5-14 years of age and will focus on the basics of how to play soccer (Soccer balls and equipment will be provided. Soccer attire is not required to participate).
The clinic will be led by Arizona Youth Soccer Association Technical Director, Austin Daniels. Austin also serves as an assistant coach on the USL PRO Arizona United staff. Daniels has a USSF “A” License and has been involved with coaching soccer at a high level for over 30 years.
Children participating will be instructed on soccer basics to include: Dribbling, Passing, Trapping and many other important techniques of playing soccer.
About Arizona Youth Soccer Association:
Arizona Youth Soccer Association (AYSA) is a 501c(3) non-profit association. AYSA is the official youth soccer association of the United States Soccer Federation and United States Youth Soccer. AYSA represents 81 Member Leagues and Clubs comprising membership of more than 39,800 registered players, coaches, referees and league administrators. Servicing the entire state, AYSA provides recreational and competitive opportunities for players of all ages, genders and skill levels. For more information, please visit – www.azyouthsoccer.org
Arizona SciTech Science of Sports Pavilion
Enter into the AZ SciTech Science of Sports Pavilion and help discover the greatest mysteries and myths behind sports and sports performance. Fans will experience and appreciate the science which can help measure human performance, and see and learn about the impact of extreme human performance on the body. The Science of Sports Pavilion can provide the answers to some age-old questions of sport legends and beliefs.
Golf Lovers Clubhouse
Penny Pulz , two time LPGA Champion and ranked a top ten Golfer in the world will present on the Celebrity Stage:
Putting and Focus, a Perfect Pairing
- Learn how to get in ‘the zone’ when it matters, you WIN!
- Putting drills that keep your thinking on track so YOU sink more putts!
- Channel your adrenaline rush so YOU sink more putts!
- Stay cool under the pressure of competition so YOU sink more putts!
Focus Expert: Coach, Author, Speaker
“Winning and losing is ultimately how we focus, not what we focus on.”
Penny Pulz has always been a thinker. Her naturally inquisitive mind, coupled with great ability to develop ideas and solutions, has enabled her to overcome huge personal and professional obstacles that would have defeated many. From how to become a winning TV talent to a leading LPGA golfer, Penny appreciates the value to ‘see the simple, clearly’, a formula that has consistently delivered for her and now is the cornerstone of her highly successful focus coaching practice for athletes and business.
Penny is a two-time LPGA Champion and ranked a Top 10 Golfer in the World with an accomplished 18-year LPGA playing career and a successful coaching career. Penny is also a successful business owner and visionary who has spent years researching the root causes of physical and emotional performance failures due to an individual’s inability to focus when it counts; teaching how to manage, adapt, and sustain peak performance thinking achieving athletic and business goals.
More specifically, Penny is a national thought leader in teaching athletes how to manage their thinking to switch their focus in the moment sustaining peak performance thinking to deal with the volatile and competitive world of sport where momentum changes in an instant.
LPGA Tour Career
- Completed 18 years as professional tournament player
- Ranked #10 in the world
- Ranked #1 PING Female golfer in the world
- 2 LPGA Championships
- Competed in over 600 tournaments, nationally and internationally
- Competed as an armature and professional golfer in native Australia
Sports Card and Memorabilia Center – Live Auction
Second Annual, Arizona Sports Fan Expo Auction. Conducted by Auction Systems Auctioneers and Appraisers, INC. Phoenix.
Auction Systems Auctioneers and Appraisers are returning. Enjoy the excitement of an auction while bidding on your favorite sports memorabilia. Prices begin at $10, don’t miss this fun opportunity to bid on limited edition, unique, and highly collectible memorabilia.
Registration and Item Preview TBA
Auction Saturday April 18 Time TBA
For complete terms and conditions of the Sale, please visit www.auctionANDappraise.com
Outdoor Adventure Fan Center
Outdoor sports and recreation enthusiasts will find exciting interactive experiences here. Meet survival and self-reliance experts, industry celebrities and popular personalities of the outdoor sports world while you shop for supplies, gear and training for biking, rafting, rock climbing, scuba, hunting, fishing, camping and more
Tailgate Party Plaza
Have a beer and win some awesome prizes. More details to come.
F.I.T Lounge (Face Book, Instagram, Twitter)
Stop by to relax and recharge your electronics. Visit with the FOX SPORTS GIRLS and tweet with local celebrities and fans.
And much more to see and do…
“From the moment my son and I walked in he was in awe of the entire scene. He met his first Denver Broncos’ player and all the mascots including his favorite, Sparky. Everyone was so nice to him and the way they catered to the kids was fantastic. They did have some adult booths and such but seeing how much fun and excitement was flowing through my son. Made me a very happy dad! We’re coming back every year!”
“We had a great time taking photos with all the mascots and getting signed photos from the Rattlers cheerleaders and Bud Light calendar girls. It was fun to play the interactive games and visit the wide variety of exhibitors. Great family event!”
“It was awesome to be at a place where all Arizona teams were under one roof.”
“I had a great time checking out all the exhibits. My whole family loved it from the smallest child to the oldest adult. There were things there for all ages. I look forward to next year being bigger and better.”
“Very fun event for all sports fans alike! The mascots kept us entertained and we learned about local Arizona sports that we may not have known otherwise.”
“Liked the tour of the University of Phoenix Stadium and I liked that the University of Arizona Athletic Department was in attendance as an exhibit for this event.”
“We had an awesome day at the Arizona Sports Fan Expo with our 3 grandchildren. Looking forward to next year!”
“I love the idea of this expo. The stadium tour was definitely the highlight of the experience. Thank you for organizing this event and I look forward to next year’s event!”
“Several of the former players would stop and talk to my daughter, she had a blast getting her picture taken with the mascots,cheerleaders, and the bud girls.”
“It was definitely a one-of-a-kind event for sports fans. It was nice to be able to get so much information from all AZ sports teams at one place and the cooking demonstration was also very informative.”
“Great to see all the AZ sports teams represented. Good for fans of more than one AZ sport team.”
“It was great. My two sons had an amazing time and loved every minute of it. They didn’t want to leave.”