by Robbie Pangilinan
The Gemmalyn Crosby Sports Festival (GCSF) presents the third Philippine Fitness & Wellness Expo on September 3, at the SMX Convention Center, following the highly successful 2015 sports event attended by over 2,000 participants and guests.
“This is going to be better than the past two years combined. It is the most exciting fitness and wellness even for the whole family,” said the founder of GCSF, celebrity athlete Gemmalyn Crosby, a fitness enthusiast and bodybuilder superstar in the USA and the Philippines.
The multi-sport event will feature the best, as well as promote the latest trends in the fitness, sports and wellness industry. Athletes, sports enthusiasts and celebrity guests from all around the Philippines and the world will participate in and grace the event.
The GCSF has partnered with boxing champion Gerry Peñalosa, Ms. Regine Tolentino, the Philippine Karatedo League, the Philippine Table Tennis Federation, and Filipino Martial Arts & Arnis Championships to bring Bodybuilding Championships, Karatedo Championships, Arnis Best of the Best of the Philippines, Filipino Martial Arts, Table Tennis Games and Exhibitions, Yoga Classes, Boxing, Zumba and much more.
Ms. Regine Tolentino, Gerry Peñalosa and Robbie Pangilinan
“I believe in Gemmalyn’s advocacy and passion. I support her fully and I know she inspires and motivates many in the sports industry,” said former junior bantamweight and bantamweight titleholder Peñalosa.
Crosby is an IFBB professional athlete and businesswoman. She holds an Advanced Personal Training Certification, is a certified sports nutrition specialist, a fitness model, book author, actress, Muay Thai and Kick Boxing instructor, and Mixed Martial Artist.
“One of my many passions in life is to promote fitness and wellness in my hometown, the Philippines,” said Florida-based Crosby, who is currently studying for a Master’s degree in Nutrition.
Tickets are now available at SM Tickets (www.smtickets.com). For booth info and other inquiries, visit the website at www.philippinefitnessexpo.com or call 09226882982. The GCSF’s Instagram is @philippinefitnessexpo and on Facebook page PhilippineFitnessandWellnessExpo.