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Why You Should Have a Running Buddy

Posted on February 11th, 2020
Tags: running, race, training, running buddy, running partner, community, running community,

It’s no secret that the running community is known for being welcoming. Runners have always been remarkably open with each other, bonding over their shared enthusiasm for the sport—or the lifestyle, depending on who you ask. Whether you already have a friend who’s into running or if you’re still looking, having a running partner is highly beneficial.

In our blog post about New Year’s Resolutions, we discussed how making sure you are accountable to others is a great way to stick to your running goals. Having a running buddy is the logical extension of that—if you have…

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Exiting an Event Hosting Service

Posted on January 27th, 2020
Tags: event hosting, race, running, events, event planning, event hosting service, race planning,

Being with an event hosting service is not always a long-term commitment. Sometimes, a change in your event’s circumstances means it makes the most sense to move on and find a new service. While we have covered event services and your finances on this blog before, that is not the only factor to keep in mind when initially choosing a service. As a race director, you should also consider your exit strategy should you desire to no longer use the event hosting service.

How easy is it to leave a service? That largely depends on which service…

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