MOD 049: Racing support services you can outsource

Merchants of Dirt Episode #49

Racing Support Services is an entire industry that exists to make your racing business easier to manage, provide you professional services that you do not have to do yourself, and can free you up to build your business and think up new racing experiences.

Racing Support Services

Look like a professional without any staff by hiring a crew or renting one for a race day.

How do you do that?

By outsourcing many of the services and processes you are currently doing yourself.

I this weeks episode, I talk about seven (7) industries that you could outsource your business and race direction services to.

#1 – Marketing

  • Ad Campaigns
  • Websites
  • Signage

#2 – Online registration

  • Web-based payments
  • Extra sales
  • On Day Licenses

#3 – Venue Equipment

  • Power and Cables
  • Tents and Tables
  • Start and Finish line arches

#4 – Onsite Chip Timing

  • Precision Timing
  • Quick Results
  • Staff Run Finish Line

#5 – Onsite Media

  • Photographer
  • Drone Video
  • Video Interviews

#6 – Event Data Collection

  • Post Race Surveys
  • Participation Analysis
  • Accounting

#7 – Race Management

  • Contract Race Planning
  • Race Day Direction and Orchestration
  • Outsourced Races

And Now You Know!

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Kyle Bondo
Kyle Bondo is a thinker, podcaster, author, and creative strategy dragon seeking to make a small dent in the universe. He is the founder of Reckoneer, host of the Merchants of Dirt and Get Lost Racing podcasts, and an avid mountain biker and adventure racer.
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