Frequently Asked Questions

As we get closer to October 1st  and our biggest Strong New York yet, we’ll be answering a few of your most frequently asked questions. From where to stay, what to wear, and what to bring, we want to make sure you get the most out of the event. 

What can I expect at Strong New York? 

Choose your journey. Come for an hour, stay all day, either way you can expect lots to experience.

  • Workout with the best coaches and fitness professionals from around the country

  • Listen and learn from the most knowledgeable doctors, nutritionists, mental health experts and thought leaders in the industry 

  • Explore all your favorite wellness brands

  • Discover new products and get exclusive deals in our vendor village

  • Experience the latest in recovery techniques with cold plunges, HigherDOSE sauna blankets, IV drips, and more.

  • Enjoy all the best healthy snacks and beverages throughout the day plus Happy Hour sponsored by Michelob ULTRA, Tito’s and Kawama USA

Who is this event for?

This event is for everyone! Whether you’re new to fitness, haven’t really dipped your toes in the wellness world yet, or have been working out for years, there’s something for everyone to experience at Strong New York. This event is meant for everyone, not just trainers and coaches 

Is this event kid friendly? 
Children 16+ are more than welcome to participate in the event! Healthy habits are instilled at an early age. Full vaccination is required to enter Chelsea Piers Fitness. 

Will tickets sell out?

Yes! We recommend you purchase your tickets early to make sure you don’t miss the fitness and wellness experience of the year.

Can I return my ticket?

No, all tickets are final sale. 

Can I resell my ticket? 
We do not allow third party ticket transfers.  Tell your friend (or training partner or coach…) to purchase theirs  if they’re thinking about coming!


Where is the event being held?

The event is being held at Chelsea Piers Fitness, located on the 2nd Floor of Pier 60. Please note Pier 60 is located off of the West Side Highway between 19th and 20th Streets. There are crosswalks at 18th, 20th and 23rd Streets. Once you arrive in the Pier 60 garage, you’ll walk to the tip of the pier and make a right into Chelsea Piers Fitness, where you’ll see registration. 

Is there parking available?
We encourage event attendees to take public transportation. Parking at Chelsea Piers is first-come, first serve and available for an additional cost. For hourly rates, please visit: https://www.chelseapiers.com/also-at-the-piers/parking/.  There are additional parking garages located on 20th and 10th Ave, 20th and 9th Ave, and 21st and 10th Ave.
 
Why am I being taken to Bucketlisters.com to purchase tickets?
Bucketlisters is a marketing partner of Strong New York and is the exclusive ticketing site for the event. All tickets purchased through Bucketlisters are valid for Strong New York on October 1, 2022.

I haven’t received my confirmation email, how do I know my ticket is confirmed? 
You should have received an email receipt. If not, please contact support@bucketlisters.com.

Will there be on-site restrooms?
Yes, details on exact locations within the event space will be showcased for easy access.

Do you allow re-entry?
Yes! Just show your wrist band you received at registration upon re-entry.

Should I bring anything? 

Full vaccination is required to enter Chelsea Piers Fitness. Please bring proof of vaccination to show at registration.

What should I wear? 

You will be moving around throughout the day, so keep that in mind when planning your outfit. Pro tip: Wear comfortable, athletic clothes. There will be workouts to join in, as well as experiences for you to participate in throughout the day if you choose. There will be an ice bath experience. If you plan to participate, please bring a change of clothes.

Will there be food and refreshments available? 
Yes! Food, snacks and beverages will be available both for purchase and complimentary throughout the event.  Please note, if you have any food allergies, please confirm the ingredients in the items being sold with the vendors.

I’m interested in sponsoring! Who do I reach out to? 
Please email us at kristie@strongnewyork.com for all sponsorship opportunities.

I have another question about purchasing tickets  - who do I contact? 
Please email us at support@bucketlisters.com for all questions about purchasing tickets. 

I have another question about the event - who do I contact? 
Please email us at kristie@strongnewyork.com for all event inquiries.

If you have any other questions please reach out to kristie@strongnewyork.com.  We will do our best to get back to you within two (2) business days.  Thanks in advance for your patience!


What’s the difference between a General Admission and a VIP ticket?

We offer both GA ($100) and VIP ($350) tickets. Both give you access to a full day of panels and workshops with the best doctors, trainers, nutritionists, mental health experts, relationship experts, and other thought-leaders in the industry, access to a full-day of workouts, lifting, boxing, yoga, and movement with the top trainers, and the ability to explore your favorite wellness brands, discover new products, and experience fitness in way you never have before. A VIP ticket simply sweetens the deal with some Very Important Perks. 

Below is a breakdown of all of the Strong New York ticket offerings. Items in bold are only available for VIP ticket holders.

 

General Admission 
What’s Included: 

  • A jam-packed day of panels and workshops with the best doctors, trainers, nutritionists, mental health experts, relationship experts, and other thought-leaders in the industry

  • Access to a full-day of workouts, lifting, boxing, yoga, and movement with the top trainers from across the country

  • Explore your favorite wellness brands, discover new products, and get exclusive deals in our Vendor Village

  • Happy hour with live music sponsored by Michelob ULTRA, Tito's and Kawama USA giving you the perfect chance to mix and mingle with fellow attendees

  • Healthy food and refreshments available throughout the day

  • Endless networking opportunities and chances to connect with like-minded people who are trying to get better

VIP 
What’s Included: 

  • A jam-packed day of panels and workshops with the best doctors, trainers, nutritionists, mental health experts, relationship experts, and other thought-leaders in the industry

  • Access to a full-day of workouts, lifting, boxing, yoga, and movement with the top trainers from across the country

  • Explore your favorite wellness brands, discover new products, and get exclusive deals in our Vendor Village

  • Private VIP Lounge: mingle with the speakers and trainers,  access exclusive experiences such as IV drips, refreshments, and lounge seating throughout the day 

  • Complimentary Event t-shirt

  • Gift bag with goodies from our sponsors and partners

  • Early access to sign up for the workouts of your choice with all of your favorite trainers

  • A Complimentary Initial Consultation with Dr. Kristin McKitish from ES Health ($750 value)

  • A Complimentary personalized IV vitamin infusion at ES Health ($550 value)

  • A Chelsea Piers Fitness guest pass ($60 value) and an UnderArmour x Chelsea Piers backpack ($75 value)

  • Happy hour with live music sponsored by Michelob ULTRA, Tito's, and Kawama USA giving you the perfect chance to mix and mingle with fellow attendees

  • Healthy food and refreshments available throughout the day

  • Endless networking opportunities and chances to connect with like-minded people who are trying to get better

VIP GOLD - only 20 available 
What’s Included: 

  • A jam-packed day of panels and workshops with the best doctors, trainers, nutritionists, mental health experts, relationship experts, and other thought-leaders in the industry

  • Access to a full-day of workouts, lifting, boxing, yoga, and movement with the top trainers from across the country

  • Explore your favorite wellness brands, discover new products, and get exclusive deals in our Vendor Village

  • Private Pre-Event Dinner: Get a chance to hang out and network with the event speakers and trainers at an exclusive dinner on Friday night before the main event (all expenses paid)

  • Private VIP Lounge: mingle with the speakers and trainers,  access exclusive experiences such as IV drips, refreshments, and lounge seating throughout the day 

  • Complimentary Event t-shirt

  • Gift bag with goodies from our sponsors and partners

  • Early access to sign up for the workouts of your choice with all of your favorite trainers

  • A Complimentary Initial Consultation with Dr. Kristin McKitish from ES Health ($750 value)

  • A Complimentary personalized IV vitamin infusion at ES Health ($550 value)

  • A Chelsea Piers Fitness guest pass ($60 value) and an UnderArmour x Chelsea Piers backpack ($75 value)

  • Happy hour with live music sponsored by Michelob ULTRA, Tito's, and Kawama USA giving you the perfect chance to mix and mingle with fellow attendees

  • Healthy food and refreshments available throughout the day

  • Endless networking opportunities and chances to connect with like-minded people who are trying to get better