Sports Event Management

Lessons

Event Feasibility

This involves a systematic screening process of the event concept through methodical survey. 1. The Concept Screen: i) Determine the initial idea for the event ii) Determine the general nature…

The Planning Process

Planning begins once a pre-determined course of action has been decided, which aligns with the objective of the event. The objectives have been established, and the feasibility of the event…

Volunteers

Volunteers are the life-blood of every sporting club/organisation. They dedicate hours of time and energy, working in a variety of ways. Without them, most sports clubs and associations would cease…

Customer Service

Human Needs vs Wants Need: A need is something that a person must have in order to thrive. Without it, that person will suffer either physically or mentally. • What…

Event Management

Bearing many similarities to project management, an event will have the following 4 stages: 1. Establishing objectives 2. Organising 3. Implementation 4. Divestment Project Management Tools 1. Work breakdown structures/schedules…

Teamwork

One of the newest organisational structures developed in the 20th century is team. In small businesses, the team structure can define the entire organisation. Teams can be both horizontal and…

Daily Briefing Meetings

A daily team briefing, or huddle is a perfect opportunity to motivate team members and improve performance. A meeting like this helps individuals take time out to think about what…

Coordinating Event Programs

The “Programme” is the schedule of activities from the start of the event to its conclusion. For a sport event, the programme governs which competitors participate at what time. For…