Marketing World Class Endurance Events in the Reno-Tahoe Area. Find Out From Our Panel of Experts How They Deliver the Best Events in the West.
Endurance Sports have gained a lot of notoriety and what a better place to host those events than the Reno-Tahoe area. Our panel of experts will discuss how they strive to deliver excellence to their athletes and volunteers alike.
Eric Lerude, is the President of Race178, a Reno based race Production Company. Their signature event is the Reno-Tahoe Odyssey Relay Run Adventure (RTO). The 10th RTO occurred May 30-31, 2014 with a sold out field of nearly 3100 runners. The RTO is a 178 mile relay run around the Reno-Tahoe region. Many of the runners are locals, but the event also draws runners from across the U.S. Runners from about 30 states participated this year. Race178 produces other events in Reno including the Leprechaun Race, the Reno 10 Miler and the Journal Jog.
Todd Jackson is the President and Founder of Big Blue Adventure, LLC which produces the Tahoe Xterra, Donner Lake Triathlon and Tahoe Big Blue events. As the Executive Director of Big Blue Adventure and Seventh Wave Productions, Jackson focuses on producing participatory sporting events.
Curtis Fong is the Founder, CEO and Event Director of TGFT Productions, LLC/Bike the West and is one of the founding fathers of the Alta Alpina Cycling Club. Over the past 19 years, America’s Most Beautiful Bike Ride around Lake Tahoe has attracted 23,000 participants from 59 different cities in the US and has raised a total of $88 million for Leukemia and Lymphoma Research.
Tuesday, July 15th
Atlantis – Casino Resort Spa
3800 S. Virginia St
Networking: 11:30 AM
Lunch: Noon to 1PM
RSVP by 12pm, Friday, July 11th
$25 AMA Members with RSVP
$30 Non-Members with RSVP
$17 Students with RSVP
$40 Without RSVP (Seating is on a space-available, first-come, first-serve basis)
Please Note: The AMA bills RSVP’d no-shows. Please notify us no less than 48 hours before the event, so we have time to cancel your meal.