To Race Directors:
USA T&F Sanctioning and Insurance applications are now available online. This is the cheapest insurance you can get for your event. Just link here for the forms.
Iowa Road Race and Triathlon timing services
FitnessSports.com provides the following FREE services:
* Free listing of your meet / race(s) for 12 months a year with contact info, links to your website & your email address on our web site..
* It's Free! (*we do ask that you recognize us as a contributor for this service) This web site typically gets 2 to 4 thousand viewers a day during the racing season.
* Links to your results; (or) we will post your results for you, if you email them to us
* Entry forms or results if sent to us in a word, excel, pdf or html format
If you need our logo, a small one is here and a larger higher resolution page can be downloaded here.
There is no charge for the above services. However, we do ask that you list us as a contributor to your event.
Fitness Sports keeps race numbers and large boxes of safety pins in stock. The numbers have a tear off section on the bottom for cross country / road race scoring and sell for $16 per hundred. This is a good price because they have our name on them and we call it advertising.
The safety pins come 1440 in a box (enough for 360 participants) and sell for $14 a box.
Send us the info via electronic or snail mail to .Steve Bobenhouse.* or Race Calendar - 8810 Swanson Blvd.- Clive, IA 50325,
For meet / race listings please send us:
1. Name of meet/race
2. Date & Time of the day for the event
3. Location (site, town, state)
4. Contact name, address.
5. phone number for info
6. email address
7. Website location (if any)
For results posting please send us:
1. Web location of results, if posted on the web
2. Results via email as a Microsoft Word or XL (before version 2004), or html format.
Note: We can not post results which are sent to us via fax or conventional mail. We must receive them in electronic format.
* Meet / race data will be posted as soon as possible. It is recommended that the information be sent to us at least two months before the date of the event
Timing Services in Iowa (let me know if you know of others)
Cal Murdock & Mike Franke - Des Moines - Uses tear-off system for smaller races (less expensive) or chips.
Kevin Lewis - Open Road Chip Timing - Central Iowa
True Timing - Central Iowa - chips
All American Timing - Brett Carney - Central Iowa - chips
Andy Kauder - Cedar Rapids - Uses tear-off system for smaller races (less expensive) or chips.
JMS Racing Services. Cedar Rapids Area
Matthew Shannon -, [email protected]
Jeff Mullen - Uses tear-off system for smaller races (less expensive) or chips.
End Results Timing - Quad Cities - chips
Accu-Split - Davenport - chips
Fitness Sports recommends
for your online registration service. They are very competitively priced and are far and away most helpful and the easiest to work with. They also protect your participants information and do not sell their data or email lists. Finally, they are in Bettendorf, IA.