The Little Rock Marathon, in a partnership with the Little Rock Convention & Visitor’s Bureau, will be hosting a series of security training events in the next 12 months. There will be a series of four (4) classes offered in conjunction with NCS4 and TEEX.  Also, the 4th Annual LRM Events Security Summit will take place in May, 2022.

Classes hosted by LRM Events and presented by the Little Rock Convention and Visitors Bureau

  • Instruction and course design by National Center for Spectator Sports Safety and Security (NCS4) and Texas A&M Engineering Extension Services (TEEX)
  • Course are free of charge, but registration is required
  • All participants must have a FEMA Student Identification Number (SID) prior to registration
  • Questions: Contact Mike Garrity – 501-210-5071 / Email


MGT 404 Sports and Special Events Incident Management

MGT 440 Enhanced Sports and Special Events Incident Management

MGT 466 Sport and Special Event Risk Management and Assessment

MGT 467 Sport and Special Event Public Information and Emergency Notification

EVENTS SUMMIT                                                                                                                                                                                   

What:           4th LRM Events Security Summit

When:          Tuesday, May 17, 2022 – 9:30 a.m.

Where:        River Market Hall – 3rd Floor (400 President Clinton Avenue, Little Rock, AR)

Why:             To create best practices and a network of support in Central Arkansas

Who:             Little Rock Marathon staff, law enforcement and community partners

Cost:             $75 per attendee – cost includes summit materials, a box lunch and snacks

Hotel:           Courtyard by Marriott Little Rock Downtown – 521 President Clinton Ave., Little Rock, AR  72201 –

Book your group rate for Security Summit

The Little Rock Marathon is excited to announce the fourth LRM Events Security Summit, which will take place on Tuesday, May 17 at the River Market Hall in Little Rock.

The LRM Events Security Summit is open to event organizers, venue operators, city officials and public safety officials in the Central Arkansas area.

The Summit will feature a number of panel discussions, as well as plenty of time to mingle and network with the wide array of participants taking part in the Event Security Summit

To register, click here. Cost is $75 and covers all necessary materials for the conference, a box lunch and snacks throughout the one-day event.

Vendors specific to producing events will be on hand to answer questions and assist you with your event should you need them.

Schedule of Events

9:00 Check-in & Registration
9:30 Welcome & Opening Remarks
10:00 Presentations Begin
12:15 Lunch
1:15 Keynote Speaker
2:20 Presentation
3:00 Closing Remarks


Mike Garrity Email