SKILL BUILDING by SLALOM RACING
Atlantic Slalom Committee
SLALOM EVENT MANAGEMENT SERVICES

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SLALOM EVENT MANAGEMENT SERVICES

RACE CHAIRMAN
  • Coordinates the race date(s) with the proper authority.
  • Publishes Race Information and Entry Forms.
  • The the Publicity Director, publicizes the race.
  • Fills the Personnel Director job slot.
  • With the Personnel Director, fills the rest of job slots.
  • Selects the Race Site.
  • Arranges for sanitary facilities at the race site.
  • Secures landowner permission on both sides of the river.
  • Arranges ACA Insurance.
  • Assigns Bib numbers and creates a start list by draw or seeding.
  • Make all job assignments to Start, Finish, Scoring and Gate Judging Stations.
  • Makes all the major decisions for the race.
  • With the Chief Judge, handles all protests and awards reruns if any.
  • Hand out awards after course is dismantled.

  • PERSONNEL DIRECTOR
  • Assists the Race Chairman in filling the job slots.
  • Makes sure that all jobs are filled and on race day(s) the co-ordinators jobs are filled.
  • Makes all assignments at Scoring, Finish, Start and Gate Judging Station Phone Operators.

  • COMMUNICATIONS DIRECTOR
  • Decides the location for Scoring.
  • Is responsible for the installation of the Communication System between Start, Scoring & Finish.
  • Also communication between Scoring & the Gate Judging Stations.
  • Is responsible for installation of the PA System.


  • TIMING DIRECTOR
  • Is responsible for procuring, installing and testing the Timing System for the race.

  • PUBLICITY DIRECTOR
  • Is responsible for all pre-race publicity including:
  • Publicity aimed at getting paddlers to enter the race.
  • Publicity aimed at getting local residence to be spectators at the race.
  • Is responsible for signs on and near the race course that indicate the location of the race itself.
  • Is responsible for signs indicating parking for both competitors & spectators and port-a-john(s).


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