As usual, the traditional Marathon Expo at Mapocho Sation will be held 3 days prior to the Santiago Marathon: on Thursday Abril 4th, Friday April 5th and Saturday April 6th 2013. Thursday from 4 pm to 8pm, Friday and Saturday from 10 am to 8 pm. In this enjoyable event, previously registered runners will receive their competition number and individual timing chip. In addition, assistants will be able to enjoy an interesting exhibition of the newest athletic apparel, and participate in technical talks offered by experts who will give lectures on Friday. In the Expo you will also find a souvenir shop, a cafeteria, sponsor exhibitions, etc. As every year, the most important runner clubs will be present, and they will also offer support and guiding for the athletes.