Welcome to PNW Sports! Snohomish County, Wash. Located in northwest Washington State, nestled between the sparkling blue waters of the Salish Sea and the rugged, snow-capped peaks of the Cascade Mountains, Snohomish County begins 15 miles north of Seattle, a little under 120 miles south of Vancouver, British Columbia, and a short ferry ride away from the Olympic Peninsula.
“Volunteers must be prepared for drastic changing and extreme weather conditions - whether volunteering at the base of the mountain or on the mountain,” Redlinger said. “In turn, volunteers must ensure runners are able to endure these extremes - from proper clothing to their physical well-being.”
Having a thought-out transportation plan can take any event from good to great. However, planning a transportation plan is not always budget friendly. In an article from our January issue, SportsEvents dives deep into resolutions. Inside the article, you will find tips, tricks, and resources from other planners--and even athletes-- regarding everything you need to know about forming a fool-proof transportation plan.
In this day and age, contingency plans are needed more than ever. July's edition of "The Game Plan" features input from event planners all over the country discussing why a well-thought-out contingency plan is crucial for the success of any event, as well as solutions for problems you may not have thought about.
Coaches and managers spend hours devising game plans prior to their teams playing an opponent. The same can be said about the carriers who shuttle those teams to and from events. Just ask Ginnie Whitlock, an operations manager for Athletic Transportation Services.
When it comes to running a successful tournament, it’s all about priorities, a game plan and partnerships. Read on for tips from experts from USA Fencing and the Ladies Professional Golf Association Symetra Tour (LPGA) that will help you create the next winning event.
Sports events large and small bring with them opportunities to create something lasting, whether in the communities that host them or in support of a worthy cause. With a captive audience at their fingertips, planners have a unique opportunity to expand the scope of an event beyond the parameters of …
6 Tips for Managing Successful Sporting Events: It’s an understatement to say that there are numerous details to keep in mind and consider when it comes to managing sporting events. Budgets, schedules, communication and marketing plans, referees, venue selections – there are many elements to balance in order to …
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