US Trail Running Conference announces Marathon Printing as Presenting Sponsor for 2023 Webinar Series

Leading event supplier renews support for educational webinar series for race directors and event organizers


US Trail Running Conference organizers Active at Altitude, 
announces that Marathon Printing has agreed to renew as the Presenting Sponsor for the 2023 Webinar Series. The USTRC webinar series is geared to trail race directors and event organizers and features monthly presentations on key subject areas that are critical for race directors to manage successful, viable, and sustainable events.

The 2022 USTRC webinar series exceeded organizers expectations with an average of more than 120 participants for each session, and a total of more than 165 unique participants. Session recordings were viewed more than 500 times over the series, and 70 percent of participants said the webinars empowered changes to future race plans. The 2023 series starts in February 2023, and features monthly content through September.

Marathon Printing is a family-owned company that specializes in producing custom printed items for endurance sports. Race bibs are their most popular item, either custom printed or stock bibs. Marathon Printing also supplies vital accessories for race directors like pins, bags and pennant flags, as well as postcards, business cards, brochures, bumper stickers and labels. They have been a loyal supporter of the US Trail Running Conference since 2015 and are also an Event Standard Partner for ATRA.

Ryan Zirk, President, Marathon Printing adds, ““We are pleased to be working with Terry and the US Trail Running Conference again.  The webinar series is such a great way to connect with events and gain knowledge.  We are thrilled to be the presenting sponsor again this year.”

The US Trail Running Conference is an annual event that provides education, inspiration, and unique networking opportunities for trail race directors, event organizers, and trail runners. The 2023 edition 
takes place in Mukilteo, Washington, moving to the Pacific NorthWest for the second time in its eleven year history. The Conference is presented by race chip timing system company Orbiter, and is held in partnership with the Snohomish County Sports Commission and the American Trail Running Association. The mission of the US Trail Running Conference is to lead, educate, connect and empower an inclusive family of trail runners, race directors and industry leaders working to share best practices with the trail running community.

Conference director Terry Chiplin said, “I am very excited that Marathon Printing has agreed to renew as the Presenting Sponsor in 2023. I look forward to working with Ryan and the team at Marathon Printing to build on the established success of the webinar series, and to create new and informative content for race directors and event organizers. The support that Marathon Printing provides enables us to provide this webinar series at no cost for participants to enjoy, and we are grateful to them for the opportunities this creates for as many race directors and event organizers as possible to participate and benefit from the excellent content the webinars provide.”

More info:

For details on the Webinar series and to register, go to

Contact Event Director, Terry Chiplin for further information,, or +44 (0)7474 648250

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