Lessons From Race Directing in 2023

April 4, 2023

Now that we’ve gotten that out of the way — 2023 marks my fifteenth year producing running and triathlon races. I’ve transitioned out of producing events as either part of my day job or as my day job. For the last eight years, my wife and I have co-produced a variety of running races in Connecticut, and for the last two years a youth triathlon here in New Hampshire. We just got through producing our first event of the year — the Greater Hartford Quarter Marathon — and wanted to share some of the experiences and lessons we learned that might help both race directors and athletes. Slowtwitch