How to Build a Team of Race Volunteers

Volunteers are the backbone of any race. The success of a good event depends heavily on the time, energy and talent they contribute long before the event begins and even after the last participant crosses the finish line.

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Fast and Easy Ways to Promote Your Race

You and your team have worked hard to put together your best race event yet. All your ducks are in a row, and you’re having a record year with sponsorships. The next step? Getting people signed up!

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How to Get Free Publicity for Your Race

Do you ever read stories about other races and wonder, “How’d they get the reporter to write about them?” The key to many of these editorial mentions is having a great story worth writing about. And every race has a great story, you just have to dig deep enough and find it!

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Race for a Cause Idea: Reason2Race

Race-for-a-Cause Idea: Reason2Race Most races are born out of a goal to raise funds for an important cause. Those that start purely for the sport now have the option to add a fundraising element to their events, too!

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Sponsorship 101: A How-To Guide for Race Directors

Sponsorship 101: A How-To Guide for Race Directors If you could  bring in extra revenue to your race, would you do it? Each year, organizations spend millions of dollars on race event sponsorships across the country. And they don’t show signs of stopping!

4 Team Tools Race Directors Shouldn’t Live Without

4 Team Tools Race Directors Shouldn’t Live Without a Asana a If you’re looking for an easy-to-use platform to manage projects and tasks for your race, then check out Asana. As one of the best online project management tools out there (former Facebook team members are behind it!), Asana let’s you organize your team into “Projects”, then… Continue reading 4 Team Tools Race Directors Shouldn’t Live Without

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