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Organizing Running Events

Road Race Management's
Organizing Running Events:
The Complete Guide to Staging a Successful Road Race

2nd Edition

This new 2nd edition is vastly expanded to over 500 pages with over 130 photographs, scores of new charts, sample timelines, supply lists, checklists, and sample sponsor and vendor contracts. Organizing Running Events, 2nd Ed. is a valuable resource for seasoned race directors and running club officials, as well as a thorough introduction to the art and business of race directing for novices. The book serves as the textbook for the RRCA's Race Director Certification Program and is packed with content geared toward all levels of experience. Every race director will want to have this book!

Major new sections have been added, so the new edition now covers security, the latest in the use of social media for promotion and communication, and advances in timing and scoring and online registration. The new book also includes an extensive index so you can quickly find the information you need about any aspect of race organization.

Topics covered include:

  • Sponsorship
  • Finances
  • Course Design
  • Marketing/Promotions
  • Registration
  • Packet pick-up/Expo
  • Timing & Scoring
  • Equipment
  • Elite Athletes
  • Legal
  • Rules of the Road
  • And Much More!

RRM Members (U.S.): $97 per book (includes postage)
Non-RRM Members (U.S.): $112 per book (includes postage)
RRM Members (Canada): $120 per book (includes postage)
Non-RRM Members (Canada): $135 per book (includes postage)
RRM Members (Non-U.S./Non-Canada): $135 per book (includes postage)
Non-RRM Members (Non-U.S./Non-Canada): $150 per book (includes postage)

Domestic orders are sent UPS and take 3-5 days.
Canada orderrs take 6-10 days.
International orders (non-U.S. and non-Canada) are sent USPS and take 6-14 days.

For international orders, please contact Phil Stewart at pstewart@rrm.com or 301-320-6865 for more exact delivery times for your country.