2017 ACTIVE Network In The News

In the News

ACTIVE Network and Its Products and Services in the News

Running Insight

Five Tips for Keeping Your Campers' Data and Information Safe

Simply asking these five questions and knowing what the answers should be will help you determine whether your system is appropriately secure, and whether the personal data and information of your campers within that system is safe.

Corporate Event News

The Shift Away from Paper at Events

Event producers and planners have been reducing giveaway volume for years. Before the term “corporate social responsibility” was coined, there already was a push for “green” meetings, aka, those that were less wasteful and kinder to the environment.

Woodalls Campground Management

Reserve America Now Serves Private Operators

ACTIVE Network announced that its Reserve America offering will now serve private campground operators.

Sports Management

ACTIVE Network and Let Me Play Partner to Provide Fun for UK Youth

UK-based camp and class organizer partners with ACTIVE to fuel rapid growth and program diversification.


The Best Deals and Contests for Global Running Day

ACTIVE has partnered with tons of great races to offer discounts on registration. Featured races include runDisney, Divas Running Series and the Color Run. However there are many more races to choose from, helpfully broken down by state.

The Dallas Morning News

Global Running Day Registration Discounts

The November 23 Dallas YMCA Turkey Trot is among the events that have teamed with ACTIVE.com to offer discounts in honor of Global Running Day.

Running Insight

Try These Apps & You Might Actually Like Running

Maybe tracking your run on these apps will make it feel less boring — but no promises there. Here are the apps that you might want to download before your next run.

Dallas Business Journal

Already busy at Active Network: Former Sabre exec nabbed to lead ACTIVE Network

Dana Jones sat down with the Dallas Business Journal to talk about her decision to leave Sabre, ACTIVE’s latest acquisitions, and the growth opportunity ahead.

We Heart Living

Fitness apps to get you on track

You’re never alone when you exercise using the ACTIVEx app. Join the ACTIVE community today and connect with thousands of people all over the world as you take on a variety of challenges, such as Tabata-based interval workouts, SPIN workouts, 30-Day Challenges, 10K runs and so much more!

Running Insight

Running USA Conference Report: Race Directors Face a Changing Market

The challenges facing race directors sound a lot like those faced by run specialty store owners. After decades of growth, flattening participation rates and an increase in the number of events have race directors embracing new methods to compete.

Paste Online

Bodies in Balance: 5 Fitness & Nutrition Apps That Actually Work

Whether you're trying to run your first 5k, lose a few pounds, be more mindful of your activity levels or simply need motivation to get up in the morning and workout, a fitness or nutrition app might just be the tool you need to help kick start your efforts.

Wireless Wednesdays

Laxpower App Serves an Entire Sport

Now an iOS and Android app... LaxPower. The sport of Lacrosse continues to be one of the fastest growing sports.

Women's Running

ACTIVE Figured Out the Likelihood of Finding Love at the Start Line

Could your true love be waiting for you… at the finish line of a marathon? Here’s a look at the ratio of men to women for various endurance event categories.

Triathlon Business International

Tapping Into the Upside: TBI Conference 2017 Addresses Industry Issues

Held to coincide with USA Triathlon’s key annual Race Director Symposium, the national governing body got together last week with triathlon industry group, Triathlon Business International (TBI) in Dallas, Texas.

The New York Times

Let's Try a Triathlon

Craving a new challenge? Try a triathlon, which incorporates swimming, biking and running all in one race. With more than 3.5 million participants worldwide, triathlons are more about personal goals than competition. A triathlon may seem intimidating, but the event has a reputation for being unusually welcoming and supportive to beginners.

Triathlon Business International

Sam Renouf: ACTIVE Network on Babbittville Radio

Sam Renouf from the ACTIVE Network joined me to chat about the growth of endurance sports worldwide and how ACTIVE works with event directors and participants to enhance the race day experience and beyond.