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  • Providing professionally run
    Sports events on the Isle of Skye.
  • Marketing the Isle of Skye
    to a global sports industry.
  • Promoting health
    and well being.
  • Raising and donating
    money to various charities.

Learn About Skye Events

WHAT WE DO

Skye Events are an organisation which manage and organize sports events in and around the Isle of Skye. Our aim is to promote the area and improve health whilst raising money for charity.

EVENT MANAGEMENT

We create and manage existing sports events to maximize both their earning potential and also to boost the local economy where they are situated. We provide promotional, financial and professional event management solutions.

INCOME MANAGEMENT

We set up all our events with the financial infrastructure they will need for annual growth. Our team provide business and marketing plans and provide financial projections.

SOCIAL MEDIA

As part of our Marketing strategy we help to promote all of our events on social media and manage these pages for our race directors. We also deal with all aspects of public relations on social media.

EVENT MARKETING

We provide full event marketing solutions based on a specific race business plan . We offer professional marketing and design to attract the entrants that are out their waiting for you.

EVENT GROWTH AND REVIEW

We grow our events year on year by implementing bespoke event marketing strategy and working towards national standard facilities at all of our events. We then conduct a review at the end of each event with the respective race directors to identify potential improvements.

PARTICIPANT

SUPPORT

At Skye Events our team will manage all aspects of participant support services. We will handle all inquiries from email to social media. We forward on all race director specific inquiries but our team are able to support race directors by using this service for general event questions.

OUR EVENTS

happy couple at the Isle of Skye Half Marathon

OUR RESULTS

PROFESSIONAL EVENT IMAGE AND BRAND DEVELOPMENT

MORE PARTICIPANTS AND MORE REVENUE

EFFICIENT CUSTOMER SUPPORT SERVICES

EVENT GROWTH

We take Sports events from the Isle of Skye and reinvent them. We increase entry capacity and income through professional event management allowing for annual growth. This has a very positive impact on local economy and also for the event reputation.

MEET THE TEAM

Skye Events has a team of skilled professionals that combine to grow and enhance sports events across the Isle of Skye.

ALISTAIR DANTER

CHAIR

Alistair is the chair of Skye Events and also in charge of creating event business plans. Alistair has a background in business support services with the Highland Council.

JEANNE WELLS

TREASURER

Jeanne has worked with the Skye Half Marathon committee for several years and is the Skye Events treasurer and financial advisor. She manages the Skye Events accounting.

HUGH CAMPBELL

MARKETING DIRECTOR

Hugh designs and markets all the events managed by Skye Events. He is a trained graphic designer and also runs his own marketing business.

MARK CROWE

RACE DIRECTOR

Keen Sports enthusiast Mark is race director for our largest event - the Isle of Skye Half Marathon. Mark's role is to make sure the event runs as smoothly as possible.

GRAHAM WATT

RACE DIRECTOR

Graham is the race director for the Dunvegan Castle 10k. He directs all logistical and financial aspects of the event.

SARAH STEPHENSON

LOGISTICS DIRECTOR

Sarah is the lead Skye Events logistics director. Sarah's main role is to support the race directors with any logistical issues they may be dealing with.

NORAH MACLEOD

COMMUNICATIONS DIRECTOR

Norah is in charge of Skye Events communications  liasing with local and national businesses regarding event support and involvement.

TINA SCHUMAN

COMMUNICATIONS ASSISTANT

Tina is the newest addition to the Skye Events team and her role is to work with Norah to involve businesses with our events.

SARAH ROSS

YOUTH DEVELOPMENT

Sarah is in charge of developing the youth activities provided by Skye Events including the organisation of event Fun Runs.

ROSS COWIE

COMMUNITY LIAISON

Ross works with the local community to involve them in the various events provided by our organisation. He is also the founder of charity Lucky2bhere.

SCOTT MILNE

LEISURE
MANAGER

Scott is the Leisure Manager of the Fingal Centre in Portree and is employed by High Life Highland. He helps Skye Events to promote health on the Isle of Skye.

JEREMY ROSSITOR

PARTNERSHIP MANAGER

Jeremy is the chair of the local running club on Skye. His role is to involve local clubs with Skye Events and promote health and fitness locally.

event mangement and marketing on the isle of skye

GET INVOLVED

HOW MUCH DOES IT COST?

Do you have a sports event that you would like to develop and improve on the Isle of Skye? By working with Skye Events you can realise your events potential. Contact us by email or phone. We have a dedicated team available to make your event a year on year success.

If you decide to let Skye Events take complete event control we manage the finances to cater for growth and any surplus profit is donated to charity. We are also able to out source our services in return for charitable donations to groups and communities we work with. There are no direct costs to event organisers for our services.

GALLERY

We have worked with events for several years around the Isle of Skye. See our gallery to see some of examples of this

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CONTACT US

If you would like to work with Skye Events or have any questions about our existing events, please contact us on the links or social media pages listed below:

 

EMAIL: info@skye-events.co.uk

 

PHONE: 01478 612326

WEBSITE DESIGN BY : www.hughcampbellmarketing.co.uk

 

SKYEvents is a Scottish Charitable Incorporated Organisation registration number: SC046584

 

happy runner at the Isle of Skye Half Marathon