Sun Multisport Events today announced the 13th annual TRI-MANIA Summit and Expo is ready kick-start the new multisport season for more than 2,000 athletes by offering them the best value in triathlon – a free to attend event featuring an incredible line-up of speakers, a vendor expo with 80+ exhibitors and giveaways worth thousands of dollars.  TRI-MANIA, developed in partnership with the USAT Northeast Regional Council, takes place this Saturday, March 19, 2016 at Boston University’s Fit Rec Center in Boston, MA.

Headlining an all-star line-up of speakers is MIKE REILLY, the Voice of Ironman, who will deliver the TRI-MANIA keynote presentation, “Finding Your Next Finish Line: Your Best Memories are Ahead of You”. Reilly’s announcing talents will also be on display for the morning’s Marathon Sports 4 x 1600m Relay Run and 1600m Dash and he will join a panel of judges for the “You Make the Call” Contest, a competition that invites attendees to step up to the mic and deliver their best rendition of Reilly’s iconic finish line call, “You Are an IRONMAN!”

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Written by Ironman Voice

Mike Reilly has announced and provided Master of Ceremony duties at over 1000 endurance sporting events in his career. He is best known as the “Voice of Ironman” Triathlons worldwide. He has welcomed over 200,000 athletes across Ironman finish lines to the world famous phrase “You are an Ironman” since 1989. He has been the voice at Running and Triathlon event finish lines including 22 Ironman Hawaii World Championships and 97 Ironman’s total. He worked the first ever Rock n Roll Marathon in San Diego and was the first American to work an Ironman outside of the United States in both Australia and New Zealand. Mike is one of the original 10 team members of the Active Network (Active.com) in San Diego, CA formed in 1999 now employing over 2500. He is the Vice President of Major Events at Active which is the world’s largest participatory sports online registration company. He is on the Running USA National Conference Committee and the MC of the event. He is also one of the original founding members of Triathlon America the organization for the sport of Triathlon. He was one of the first Power Bar Sporting Goods reps in the US along with forming the first ever Saucony Triathlon team while representing them. He had worked with and sold over 30 sporting good lines to major retailers before Active.com. In 1984 Mike and his wife Rose started Race Place Magazine in Southern California. Race Place is still the #1 regional source for endurance event listings. He ran his first marathon in 1978 and completed his first triathlon in 1980 and still runs and cycles on a daily basis no matter where he is in the world.

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