LAST UPDATED: 1 September 2023

Calling all event organizers: The running industry needs your input

Running USA's biannual Event Management Study, providing insights into the endurance event management industry, is accepting responses until 9/15.

Calling all event organizers: The running industry needs your input

Running USA’s Event Management Study is the premiere research report that provides insights into the trends of the endurance event management industry. Be a part of the most important report for endurance industry professionals. Complete the survey now!

Every two years, Running USA - the industry’s top non-profit trade association – collects feedback from event organizers related to:

  • Business trends
  • Salary insights
  • Marketing behaviors
  • Industry best practices
  • Expectations, stresses and projections for the year ahead
  • And much more.

The Event Management Study is an important tool for the entire endurance industry to measure and improve its performance.  

All endurance event professionals are encouraged to participate in the 2023 Event Management Study, including those who work on road races, trail runs, biathlons, triathlons, and other similar events. 

The study sets the industry benchmarks against which events and professionals can assess their performance.

A report of the findings will be released in November 2023.

Complete the survey now!

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