Why would you need it?
Managing a sporting organisation can be a heavy burden. Even with external funding, sports organisations need to grow their membership, maximise revenue, and control costs to sustain themselves.
As participation declines and the cost of living increases, many are finding themselves under pressure. The staff at many sporting bodies are often under-resourced and inadequately trained, and use systems that are often obsolete, with inadequate integration of membership management systems and websites, and data spread across multiple databases and data silos, resulting in too much manual data entry, and not enough time spent improving the experience of members and growing the membership.
For sports clubs, “a good membership system with a database to manage regular payments, is ‘a holy grail’”.
Read more – Case study: Equestrian Sports New Zealand