Sun Multisport Events has announced that registration is now open for the 2018 RACE-MANIA Summit & Expo taking place on Sunday 25 March 2018 at the Boston University Fit Rec Center in Boston, MA.
Designed to educate, equip and inspire endurance athletes on the eve of a new season, RACE-MANIA features a day of educational seminars, clinics and workshops; a variety of competitive events; and an expo with 85+ sponsors and exhibitors.
RACE-MANIA will draw 2,000+ triathletes, runners, cyclists and swimmers and feature an all-star line-up of speakers from across the world of endurance sports. The initial speaker line-up includes:
- Dr Bill Pierce, Director of the Furman Institute of Running & Scientific Training, author of Runner’s World Run Less, Run Faster and a Runner’s World magazine ‘supercoach’
- Meredith Atwood, the ‘Swim Bike Mom’, motivational speaker, writer, podcaster, USAT and IRONMAN certified coach and founder of Tri*Fe
- Nancy Clark, Registered Dietician (RD), Board Certified Specialist in Sports Dietetics (CSSD), best-selling author of Nancy Clark’s Sports Nutrition Guidebook
- Colin Cook, Head Coach at Peak Triathlon Coaching, USAT and IRONMAN Certified Coach, 12x IRONMAN finisher, President of Northeast Multisport Triathlon Club
Adding to the build-up to the event will be giveaways worth thousands of dollars. Registered attendees will be eligible for weekly giveaways that will start the week of 7 January 2018 and run to the week of 18 March. As the show organising team points out, ‘the earlier someone registers, the more chances they have to win!’
Additional giveaways will be awarded on the day of event (25 March) and RACE-MANIA 2018 will conclude with the announcement of the winners of the following two Grand Prizes, each worth more than US$1,000:
- Grand Prize #1: The ROKA Ultimate Triathlete’s Package featuring a Maverick Pro Wetsuit, an Elite Aero Short Sleeve Tri Suit, SIM Pro Shorts and R1 Swim Goggles.
- Grand Prize #2: The Marathon Sports Ultimate Runner’s Package with a Garmin Forerunner 935XT, a US$100 Marathon Sports gift card, running shoes, apparel, a hydration belt and more.
RACE-MANIA is produced by the award-winning team at Sun Multisport Events. The show’s platinum-level sponsors include Baby Rhino Multisport, Marathon Sports, Max Performance and ROKA, Official Wetsuit of RACE-MANIA 2018. In addition to RACE-MANIA, Sun Multisport produces a New England-based multisport and trail running series. Sun Multisport won national recognition for ‘Best Triathlon Race Series’ and its Patriot Half won ‘Best Small Race’ (less than 1,000 athletes) in the 2013 Triathlete’s Choice Awards. The Patriot Half also won ‘Best Triathlon’ in the 2016 Best of Competitor awards.