Seminar on Promotion and Increasing Participation in Orienteering


Promotion and Increasing Participation in Orienteering.

A one day seminar of promotion of orienteering covering the following topics:

The role of the PRO
Social Media and how use it effectively
Other ways of reaching your audience (that is not social media)
Cost effective advertising and marketing tools.
What the target market for orienteering is and getting new members (for example families and adventure racers)
National strategy and available resources to clubs

The seminar will be a combination of lecture, discussion, exercises and examples.
It will be an opportunity to both learn and to share experiences of promoting the sport.
There will be press & media packs available for all attendees.

Speakers include:

Dr Una May, Director of Participation and Ethics, Irish Sports Council.
Adrian Carmody, Director – Training Point (Social Media & PR)

9th January 2016, Maldron Hotel Portlaoise.

The course will run from 10am – 5pm. Registration and coffee 9:30am.

To register: Eventbrite.

Orienteering in Ireland
Orienteering Ireland, Irish Sport HQ, Blanchardstown
D15 DY62, Ireland