Event organizers lowered registration prices by 12% in October, falling to $35.00. With the drop in prices, competitors paid $4.95 less to participate than they did in September.
Most Expensive Regions by Registration Price
Participants preferred to stay close to home in October, traveling a median of 17.50 miles for events compared to 20.60 miles in September. Not only were registrants less willing to travel, they waited a little longer to sign up for events. On average, they tended to sign up a median of 7 days closer to the competition date.
Future Planning: When planning for your upcoming events, be cautious given that January had below-average registrations and events held in 2015.