Category Archives: Event Directors

Registration Widget – Embedding Registration on Your Website

Looking to have a fully custom branded registration process? Embedding registration allows event directors to have all the convenience of the athleteReg platforms, while keeping their participants on their own website for the entire experience. Embedding registration involves placing a snippet of code from your athleteReg event onto your own website. This piece of code […]
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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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Important Formatting Changes to 2018 USAC Release Forms

For 2018 USA Cycling has made some changes to the format of their standard release form. Event directors who choose to sanction their events through USA Cycling will be familiar with their ‘wet signature’ policy, which is that all forms that will be submitted to USA Cycling need to be signed in person, in ink, […]
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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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How to Engage with Your Participants on Social Media

Engaging with your participants and building your brand is an egg that all event directors want to crack, and in the age of social media, doing just this is easier than you might think. Where to Start? It seems new social media platforms are cropping up every day, so it can be hard to choose […]
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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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athleteReg 2017 Year in Review

2017 was a busy year for us here at athleteReg. A lot goes on behind the scenes to not only keep things running smoothly, but to make sure that we are constantly improving the athleteReg experience for all event directors, and participants that use our registration and fundraising platforms. In 2017 we completed hundreds of […]
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PledgeReg New Event Setup, Redesign and Fundraising Tools

PledgeReg, the fully integrated peer-to-peer fundraising solution from athleteReg has undergone some changes recently to streamline setup and management for our event directors. New Event Setup All event directors can now initiate a fundraising page with PledgeReg directly through their event on BikeReg, RunReg, TriReg or SkiReg. This setup process is an easy add-on in […]
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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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