Readers Interview: Pichet Sithi-Amnuai (Flag Football)

In order to create an online platform to exchange information between our readers, we’ve started with weekly interviews with our readers. They all work in sports, and therefore have experience to share with all of us.   [box type=”info”] Name:        Pichet Sithi-Amnuai Country:    Thailand Function within your sport organization: Vice Chairman, Flag Football And American Football…

Six lies Athletes like to tell

The most important rule in Sport Management is that “it is all about the athletes!”. Every single thing that you do in your sport organization should benefit your athletes, whether it is immediate or in the long run. Some people, especially coaches, want their athletes to be like robots. Athletes should follow the training exactly…

Sponsorship examples

This Mastermind Sports Management is an online international group of professionals. On a monthly basis they will share their opinion on a certain topic. You can look at the background of each mastermind by going HERE.   [box type=”info”] April 2012 topic: Sponsorship examples[/box] Sponsorship is always a hot topic, whether it is in big…

How to get sponsors in sports

During my work, both as a volunteer and as a professional in sports, the most frequent question I get is how a sports organization can get sponsors. Let me give a couple examples: Soccer federation This federation organizes a competition for amateur clubs. They didn’t write press releases and at that  moment they didn’t even…

It is all about the numbers in sports

Hidden somewhere on the field of play or the announcer’s box is someone charged with a very special job: Watching each and every run, pitch, ball, fight or play and recording it all in the official scorebook. In most sports all details are (or should be) recorded. Then, after the game, the scorekeeper calculates statistics…

Changes in Sports

Here is a short 3 minute video about a theoretical framework on change. httpv://youtu.be/muCUtOtgbqM   [learn_more caption=”Read the text”] So hi guys, this is just a short video. It’s been a while since I made a video, but now that I finished the new design of the website, I want to publish more videos in…

Sponsorship ideas

The main goal for many small sport organizations is to attract sponsors. The costs of the different annual events can then be covered, and the athletes are able to train, compete and have fun ! In a previous article I wrote already about the sales process of sponsorships, which I broke down in the following…