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General Update: GameDay Social Media Handles

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We are pleased to announce that GameDay's social media channels have undergone a realignment process to support uniformity across all platforms. From this point, GameDay's Facebook , Twitter and Instagram platforms can all be found using the handle @GameDayStack.  This social realignment is part of our wider rebranding from SportsTG to GameDay, which was announced at the beginning of March .  The overall rebrand has enabled GameDay to refresh and align multiple product offerings under the same banner. We are committed to bringing our customers and clients the latest news, information and partner insights across all digital platforms.  Follow GameDay on Facebook , Twitter and Instagram .

In Focus: Australian Underwater Federation

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The Australian Underwater Federation (AUF) is the governing body for underwater sports and amateur diving in Australia.  An accredited member of Sport Australia, they act as the umbrella organisation for a number of different disciplines and recreations, including underwater hockey, spearfishing, fin swimming and underwater rugby. AUF recently moved to GameDay's latest membership and events platform, where all registrations are now managed . Graham Henderson, President of the Australian Underwater Federation, said: "The Australian Underwater Federation has recently upgraded to the GameDay Platform.  "This platform offers our organisation greater flexibility to deal with members' needs. It gives us the ability to spot membership trends and a greater flexibility in forecasting and reporting.  "We now have an easy way of communicating with individual members and member groups.  "As we are a multi-sport organisation, the platform allows us to offer a diverse ran

Passport Release Notes: March 2021

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Our March releases related to the following: New features: New and updated design for Schedula, Passport and Registration forms Ability for organisations to choose their own colours for their registration forms Added additional ways for members to purchase products when registering; Apple Pay, Google Pay and Open Pay. Functionality changes: Organisation team sheet changes Sport specific registration form changes Resolved issues: Multiple transactions were being generated when some members registered using the NSW Active Kids Vouchers  Form colours set at a higher level were disappearing when forms were edited at lower levels. Unlimited Conditional Fields (UCFs) were not able to be used when setting conditional fields on registration forms. School search within registration forms were returning unable to be searched properly

Product Announcement: Gender Identity Capability

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As part of our partnership with Pride in Sport , GameDay is proud to announce that our products will soon support the collection of gender identity data across the product suite wherever gender data is collected. This will support the great work that organisations such as Pride in Sport in Australia are doing to make sport more inclusive for the LGBTQ+ community, along with its founding partners and member organisations, many of which are our major customers - click here for a list of member organisations. The first phase of this implementation will see updated terminology and input fields to better capture information, as well as represent and include people of diverse genders and sexualities. It will also integrate more inclusive gender identity fields into applicable registration forms, member lists, member profile screens, reports and dashboards.  These changes have been scoped in accordance with Pride in Sport recommended sexuality and gender indicators guidelines available here:

Meet the Team: Dan Bignell

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It's time to introduce you to the GameDay team!  Get to know our fantastic group that little bit better. Today we'll be finding out more about Senior EMEA Sport Specialist Dan Bignell .  When did you join the GameDay team? October 2017. What is your sport of choice as a spectator? Football, Golf, Boxing, MMA. Are there any sporting activities that you like to participate in? Football, Golf, Running and Snowboarding. Who is your sporting hero and why? Tiger Woods - a man who single-handedly changed the way the entire world sees the sport he dominated for so long. He persevered through prejudice and misjudgement with consummate discipline and hard work. Nobody had a bigger impact on me sporting-wise than Tiger Woods, and he has one of the greatest comeback stories ever! What is your favourite sporting memory or experience? Winning a father/son golf tournament with my dad. There is winning, and then there is winning with your old man! Describe a normal working day for you in four

Classic & OST Release Notes: March 2021

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Our March releases focused on the following; New Features & Improvements: 🆕     Classic GameDay Rebrand - more info Other general system and security enhancements     OST GameDay Rebrand -  more info General system and security enhancements Fixes: 👏     Classic Websites Image Upload fix Minor bug fixes and resolving support requests     OST Minor bug fixes and resolving support requests

Product Announcement: UI/UX update to GameDay

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Closely aligned to our recent rebrand to GameDay, our latest GameDay Membership & Events solution will undertake a refresh of its own. This will encompass a new-look user interface (UI) and an exciting new user experience (UX) for customers using GameDay Membership & Events and all additional modules that are part of the platform. Here are a few things to look forward to as part of this product update: further incorporate our new GameDay brand, look and feel provide users with an improved UX (user experience), fresh new look and improved navigation and UI (user interface) moving the main navigation menu to the left panel which can expand and close move the settings screen under a cog item and out of the my organisation menu direct access from the dashboard to create new forms, products, events, questions and more standardise components, buttons and screens throughout the system (some of which has already been released) improved mobile optimisation of GameDay Membership & Ev

In Focus: School Sport Victoria

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Established over a decade ago, School Sport Victoria (SSV) have been working with GameDay to develop their membership and events capabilities. With a team of around 16 people, the organisation works with over 2,500 primary and secondary schools across the Australian state, covering a number of individual and team sports.  Ian Landy, National Programmes Manager, has been part of SSV for 15 years, working across different areas of the business. Now, his main duties include selecting and offering gifted students the opportunity to try out for, and represent, the state of Victoria (Team Vic) in national competition.  We caught up with him to discuss the challenges faced by SSV, and their experiences using the GameDay system.  "The challenge [for us] is managing those 2,500 schools and 10,000 school sports events across the year," he said. "We actually offer an estimated 650,000 participation opportunities each year, so the market for school sport is absolutely enormous for u

Product Announcement: Innovation Sprint Q1 2021

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As part of our  C2C Program , GameDay has introduced a quarterly  Innovation Sprint .  For those that may not be aware, our GameDay product development framework is based on an  agile scrum methodology  where we break down our development tasks into two-week (fortnightly) cycles called "sprints". In late 2020, we introduced the concept of an innovation sprint to be scheduled at the end of each quarter. During the  innovation  sprint,  we aspire to focus our attention on innovative new features, addressing customer requests for major features that we deem to be industry first and trialling new concepts & ideas. Our initial innovation sprint at the end of the 3rd quarter of 2020 resulted in the following feature releases: GameDay Events & GameDay App Integrate QR Code ticketing & QR Code scan capability via GameDay App from GameDay Events Passport Ability to apply custom colours to membership registration forms Create a customer facing external API portal  Configur