2018 Brogan OWC Survey Thank you for taking the time to offer feedback on the 2018 Brogan Open Water Classic. Our goal is to conduct a premier open water event that serves not only the participants, but also raises awareness of open water swimming in Lake Erie. 1. Name (optional) First Last 2. Event You Swam*Half MileOne MileTwo Mile3. Did you find the online registration process easy to navigate?YesNoI completed a paper entryWhat would make registration easier?4. Did you find the email updates useful?YesNoWhat would make the email updates better?5. How was the frequency of the email updates?Too manyNot enoughJust right6. Did your race day check in go smoothly?YesNoWhat would make the check-in process better?7. Did you feel prepared for the race after the swimmer briefing?YesNoHow can we make the swimmer briefing work better for you?8. Did the starting procedure (flag/horn) work for you?YesNoWhat would make the starting procedure work better?9. Was the safety coverage (lifeguards/kayakers, USCG, EMS) sufficient?YesNoWhat would make you feel safer?10. Did the post-swim food and drink meet your refueling needs?YesNoWhat types of food/drink would you like to see?11. Do you like the way we present the awards?Yes, I like to be recognized by my peers.No, I want to pick up my award and go.Would the idea of seeding the waves by 1650 yd/1500 m time appeal to you?Yes, I like to swim against people my same speed.No, I like to keep an eye on the people in my age group.12. Would a $20 price increase in mid-June encourage you to enter early?Yes, I'm all about saving money.No, I'll wait until the last minute no matter what.If not, is there a reason you prefer to wait until the last minute to register?13. If a 5K distance were offered at this event, would you enter?Yes, I love longer races.No thanks! 2 miles is my limit.14. Did you "like" the Brogan OWC Facebook page and follow the updates?YesNoI'm not on Facebook15. Do you have any other suggestions for making the event better?