Category Archives: Event Director Newlsetters

Milestones: Incentivizing Your Fundraisers

Putting on an event is challenging enough but throw fundraising into the mix and it can feel daunting. Many events like the idea of putting on a fundraising event; it’s an excellent way to raise money and awareness for a cause. Peer-to-peer fundraising platforms are a natural stepping stone for this process; getting your participants […]
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Additional Team Members – Ability to Pay for Custom Questions

Team functionality is an important part of a registration service, and at athleteReg we strive to offer excellent team management functionality and flexibility. We have recently added a new feature where additional team members can pay for any custom question items, or licenses that they may need when they join their team. As an event […]
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Optimizing Your Event Registration Experience

Your online event registration experience is your participant’s ticket to your event. A great registration experience will draw people in; it will provide them with just the right amount of information and convince them that they need to register for your event. Beyond the registration page, the entire registration experience sets the tone for what […]
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Payment Profiles

At athleteReg we are constantly working to improve the experience for event directors, and part of that process is making our systems both more robust and more versatile. Recently we have updated the way that we store payment information in a new system called Payment Profiles. Payment profiles provide a versatile method of including different […]
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Your Post-Event Checklist

Your event is over, phew! It was a whirlwind. So much happened, especially leading up to event day. It’s easy at this point to close the book and not think about it until it comes time to ramp up for another year-it’s certainly tempting to do so! After all that work to make the event […]
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Team Invites Made Easy

Team registration can get complicated, especially when you consider how many people want to sign up at a given time. We designed our team setup system to allow a team or family to register for one category in a single registration; this makes registration a breeze for both the event director, and the participants. Recently, […]
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Night Weasels: A Study in Event Success

Unless you are a New England cyclocross regular, the name Night Weasels might be foreign to you, but in our neck of the woods Night Weasels is a staple event of New England cyclocross. A night race, a growing, but popular sub-genre of both road, mountain and cyclocross racing, this event has remained a favorite […]
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athleteReg employs RaceHQ’s Online Marketplace

athleteReg has chosen to partner with RaceHQ, an online event management company, in order to aid event directors to make the most out of their events within the event budget. RaceHQ has a unique online marketplace that provides a hub for products and services at wholesale prices. These products include event wear, medals, photos, signage, […]
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Finding Volunteers, Transitioning Your Events for Free, and More

Find Superstar Volunteers by Kelli White Everyone longs to find the volunteers that best fit their event. The people who actually “get it” and will work hard to help your event succeed are out there, but where exactly should you look for that elusive “perfect” volunteer? Read More   US triathlon market revenue hits the […]
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