Race Directing

We can take care of the logistical details and allow you to focus on the aspects of your event that will make it successful for your organization. Our experienced staff can take care of the race management details that can bog you down. In addition to assisting with your race planning, we can take the following race components off of your to-do list:

  • Course design and permitting

  • Race day course set up and marking

  • Race Management & Logistics
  • Coordination with packet pickup and race day registration


Race management, planning, and organization are the keys to operating a successful event. Crazy Dog Events provides an initial consultation to assist in establishing what is needed by the client to put on a successful race. Planning services include:

  • Venue selection
  • Course design, measurement, and certification (additional charge)
  • Registration planning
  • Permits
  • Insurance resources
  • Race premium trusted vendor –  Dynamite Graphics


Timely and accurate registration is essential to a smooth packet pickup and race day registration process. Crazy Dog Events uses a trusted vendor RunSignup to provide registration services that include:

  • Online registration and web site design
  • Data entry software for mail-in registration processing
  • Automatic bib assignment
  • Participant lists
  • Packet pickup setup and execution
  • Sponsor advertising opportunities
  • Race day registration assistance and execution

Location Setup

The overall experience by each participant will have a direct effect on success in subsequent years. Crazy Dog Events provides:

  • Fencing for start corrals and finish line areas
  • LCD clock for finish line
  • PA system for announcer and music if availbale
  • Portable generators


A companion to timing, race results must also be accurate and timely. We strive for near-real-time results, using Ipico Elite timing .

  • Timely awards listings
  • Preliminary results printed and posted during race
  • Preliminary results posted to the Internet from the race site
  • Finishers’ results kiosks (additional charge)
  • Results sent via the Web, SMS (text message), Twitter and Facebook (additional charge)