SortArena’s Event Software

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Intuitive and informative announcer screen

Lots of Class Type Choices

  • Pick n draws
  • All pick
  • All draw
  • 2-rider sorting
  • 3-rider sorting
  • Ranch hand sorting
  • Mixed sorting
  • 3-rider penning
  • Round robins – single and multigroup
  • 8 cow draw type classes
  • Pay by top teams or by top riders
  • & more

Popular Class Options

  • Flexible fast time payouts
  • Incentive class options
  • User-defined pay table and round advancement rules
  • Handicaps with and without extra clock time
  • Over/under rated classes
  • Single and multiday events
  • Automatic event calendar listings
  • & more

More Powerful Features

  • Run multiple classes simultaneously on multiple laptops

  • Split large classes across multiple arenas & announcers

  • Easy, intuitive class registrations with class rules enforcement

Announcer Screen

Screens & Reports

System Overview

Big screen display capability for riders’ convenience

Just add your big screen TV and your HDMI cable.

Riders can easily view the screen while on their horses. Their ‘wait’ time in between events becomes much more interactive and fun!

Supports FarmTek event timers for sorting and penning

ShowRunner provides automatic communication with Sidekick mobile app users.