Leading international sports business exhibition ISPO Munich will add a newly structured Health & Fitness Area, a new Padel Tennis Village and a number of new exhibitors to its 2014 line up. ISPO Munich is held from January 26 - 29, 2014 at the Messe München exhibition centre.

Around two months before the exhibition opens its doors it is already apparent that the event will show more than 2,400 exhibitors from over 50 countries, presenting the entire bandwidth of sporting goods and sports fashions from the segments Outdoor, Ski, Action Sports, Performance, Health and Fitness on more than 180,000sqm of exhibition space. In addition to the new areas, there will be some new exhibitors from several segments, like CR7 Underwear (Cristiano Ronaldo), Dachstein, Desigual, Dreimaster, Marchon with Nike Vision and Dragon, Protest and Only Play.

The newly structured Health & Fitness Area (hall C1) provides visiting industry professionals with the opportunity to test and experience products revolving around occupational health management, as well as athletic footwear and game consoles. The following exhibitors will be on site for the first time: Funs Fitness, RFE International, T-Systems, Technogym, TRX und Trigger Point, Spinning and Zebris Medical.

Padel is a sport that is derived from tennis, played on smaller courts with shorter rackets, in doubles, four players per court. It originated in Latin America, but has now also conquered Europe. It is a very popular racket sport, particularly in Spain. The discipline distinguishes itself with its dynamic character and tactics. Professional players will compete against each other daily on the Padel Court in hall B4. The nearby Padel Tennis Village will host brands such as Babolat, Bull Padel, Drop Shot, EBENE, Mystica, Nox, Padel 10 and Sport Equipalia and their collections of apparel, equipment and accessories. In addition, the German Padel Association and the Padel World Tour offer information on this trendy sport.