The 2015 5th Annual Mideast/Midwest Race Director Symposium held in Chicago, December 5th, was a tremendous success! It was a day full of inspiring and informative presentations, networking, and lots of passion among the fifty-eight attendees.
Pictured left with the Symposium Master of Ceremonies, Mike Groaning (far right), are the five year award recipients for attending all five years: Jim Donaldson, Jeff Grady, Steve Tomboni, Ann Vidro, and Andy Vidro . Craig Strong (not pictured) was also a recipient. Thank you to all who attended this year, and we look forward to next year’s Event in 2016!
NATIONAL RACE DIRECTOR SYMPOSIUM – JANUARY 14-17, 2016
USA Triathlon Race Director Symposium – Colorado Springs, CO is the industry leading opportunity for race directors to meet and network with peers across the country, engage with the USA Triathlon staff, speak one-on-one with the risk management team from ESIX, and interact with regional, national and industry trend-setters.
Become current on a host of issues and trends facing the multisport industry. Key topics include State of the Sport with CEO Rob Urbach, youth event execution and profitability challenges, Paratriathlon inclusion, safety and liability case studies that drive event management decision-making, honoring Century Club Race Directors and much more.
CHECK OUT THIS OPPORTUNITY FOR RACE DIRECTORS
-Find Volunteers: Are you interested in passionate triathletes and community oriented volunteers at your races and expos? Team Red, White & Blue is eager to connect with you and your race, as their local Chapters & Communities develop Triathlon specific programming and increased volunteer opportunities for their Veterans and Community Members.
CONTACT: Zack Armstrong, Team Red, White & Blue, Midwest Regional Director, Zack.Armstrong@teamrwb.org
Team RWB’s mission is to enrich the lives of America’s veterans by connecting them to their community through physical and social activity. Check out these videos describing what Team RWB is all about and the impact of this organization.
Real Stories: http://www.youtube.com/watch?
Team RWB: Our Impact http://www.youtube.com/watch?
Viewpoint – Article by Council member, Maggi Wettstein, discussing the challenges of race directing