Category Archives: event management

The 2018 Intelligentsia Cup powered by SRAM: An Interview with Executive Director Marco Colbert

For the last seven years, the Intelligentsia Cup powered by SRAM series has been offering high level competition to Pro-Am  road racers in and around Chicago. The series draws road cyclists from far and wide, with this year’s event welcoming riders from all over the United States and from 12 countries. At BikeReg, we’re always […]
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Friendship, Fundraising, and Fluffernutters

Welcome to the inaugural post for our new series: Real Cyclocross. As the season moves along, we’ll be sharing interviews with promoters and team directors, tips and tricks for racing and training, case studies detailing specific events, and a lot of other cyclocross-specific content. For our first interview of the series, we sat down with […]
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Five Things Not to Forget on Event Day

Event day is approaching, and stress is high. There is a growing list of things for you to remember, but of course, once you get to your event, there will be things that you inevitably forget, and a few things that you didn’t even realize that you needed! Here is a list of five things […]
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Social Media Best Practices with AthleteReg Tools

  Amplify Your Message Every event is fighting for space in the minds’ of racers. People are busy, schedules are packed full, and the date you’ve chosen on the calendar likely puts you in competition with other events just like yours. Social media platforms provide a clear communication channel to your past and future participants. […]
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Going the Extra Mile

In this blog, we’ll talk about some extra touches that will leave your participants with the feeling that your event wasn’t just good, it was awesome. These are some of the things that participants won’t necessarily even notice if done well, but they will certainly notice if not done, or done poorly. We’ll also touch […]
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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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