What do you think of when you hear the word esports? While many still think of esports as nerds in their basement gaming, this is a multi billion dollar sports industry with huge popularity around the world. With the majority of the world in some form of lockdown, we took the time to catch up with BIG Esports Director, Chris Smith to discuss the evolution of esports and why there is still a need for live events even in a digital world.
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As sporting clubs around the world get ready for a safe return to sport, Rosterfy's Co Founder, Bennett Merriman recently caught up with the team at Ticker TV to discuss Rosterfy's Attendance Tracking solution.
Recently, Rosterfy’s Dom Leyden had the privilege of catching up with Leslie Nixon and Callie Newbanks from the Miami Dolphins Special Teams program to hear more about their incredible journey from The Super Bowl’s volunteer program to one of the most successful community engagement programs worldwide.
The rapid onset of the COVID-19 pandemic has caused an immediate and unprecedented impact on the mass participation sports events industry. This has resulted in a historic number of event cancellations and postponements, loss of jobs and subsequent economic impact on the secondary industries that service these events.
The Australian Mass Participation Sporting Events Alliance (AMPSEA) was formed in May 2020 by a group of industry leaders within the event management sector. Our purpose: To find a safe solution to delivering mass participation sporting events in the new landscape of COVID-19.
AMPSEA is developing a strategy to secure financial support from the Government, leading a media campaign to drive awareness for our industry and producing best practise risk mitigation protocols to fast-track mass participation events back to business.
With sporting events all across the world coming to a halt when COVID-19 hit, it’s been interesting to watch how pro teams have rapidly responded to different ways of engaging with their cities & supporting the local community during such a challenging time.
Providing Sporting Organisations a safe return to training and competitions
Rosterfy, the leading supplier of technology for scalable volunteer and workforce engagement for organisations across the globe has today announced an exciting partnership with Stack Sports (SportsTG), the leading provider of digital solutions to national, state, grassroots and professional sporting organisations across Australia, New Zealand and the United Kingdom.
It’s a uniquely tough time for nonprofits and events right now. After the initial shock of the globe shutting down, many are now taking advantage of new, emerging opportunities. The team at GeoSnapShot has been working with nonprofits, sporting clubs and events to tackle the pandemic in slightly different ways, in order to emerge stronger and ready for growth.
Like the rest of the world, COVID-19 has had far reaching impacts for Rosterfy and our clients. With numerous clients forced to postpone or cancel their events, organizations are being challenged to think outside the box and come up with new ways of thinking to ensure that the longevity of their brand, event and/or cause is sustained throughout this pandemic.
This week's webinar will feature Leslie Nixon and Callie Newbanks from the Miami Dolphins to share their unique journey managing the NFL's leading community program 'Special Teams', a fan & staff volunteer program aimed at making a lasting positive impact on the Southern Florida community.