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CFPI uses the most modern and up to date computer technology for putting on your sporting event. From the most popular data management programs (MeetPro and Hy-Tek) to computer digitized timing equipment (FINISHLYNX system), IPICO Trasponder timing, Ulta-Sonic automatic wind gauges, LaserLynx and FieldLynx laptop computers for field events, and infield scoreboards that display time, lane and place.  CFPI can make it happen for your event. Results and data management are made simple with CFPI’s expert staff of trained personnel that know how to handle the technology and are willing  to work with you and your event. Scoreboard and Television interface can be achieved with ResulTV.

What we do and can do for your events:

Services Provided:  We can provide all of the computers, printers, and software that is staffed by experienced personnel that knows how to operate and run the equipment.  We provide instant integration of full automatic timing and meet management software programs using FinishLynx and Hy-Tek, the leaders in the sports timing field.  We also can provide a link to multi-displays (remote sites, stadium displays, on-field displays, TV or video displays) of all results at your facility.  We can also provide remote internal facility monitoring site so that results can be available to the media and delegations.  No longer a need to make copies for every one.  The ability to integrate remote wind gage with the timing systems for instant readings.  We also provide internet services for your event from results to full services for your event.  After event or meet management receives a web ready file of results for posting to the host's internet site.

FinishLynx Timing Services:

Fusion camera setup 

With our systems of camera we can provide you the options of camera position based on your wishes and your budget.  Depending on your budget and requirements of the meet multi finish lines or independent systems can be covered.  If requested simultaneous running on each straight-a-ways.  Timing accuracy to 10,000 of a second to break ties.

Transponder (Chip) timing:

  • RFID timing using IPICO Sportag™ and IPICO Dual Frequency Antennas, Split locations at locations throughout the course. Data from these locations can be displayed live through various methods, Live updates possivle online with current standings, split information and team scores.
  • Integrated with Lynx camera and IdentiLynx camera for verification of identity by hip or bib number and uniform, Television, scoreboard, and pace clocks interface with running time, Stats, including split times and team scores, for videoboards and television production.
  • Service: 

    We have 9 sets and fully trained personnel to run them. The competition ReacTime™ system detects false starts (as defined by IAAF rule 162.10 and USATF rule 60.18) – to an accuracy of 1/1000th of a second – and instantly signals this information to the starter. Unlike some simpler systems, ReacTime™ has no "contact pads", and it cannot be tricked. The system can show the traces for the entire field of athletes, and can also display the trace for an individual athlete.  More information on ReacTime click here

    FieldLynx Service, LaserLynx, field Event Displays, Countdown clocks and Wind Gauges:

    We have multi FieldLynx small hand held computers that are used to enter field results.  This system can provide a paperless and automatic system to score and advance participants in all field events.  These computers will allow automatic uploads of meet performances to Hy-Tek meet manager from the infield.  These computers will do metric - imperial conversions instantly.  Wind Gauges that meet the IAAF regulations.  Automatic interface with Finishlynx for running events and stand alone for jumping events.

    Results Management Services/ online entry site:

    We use the latest version of MeetPro and Hy-Tek meet manager that fully integrates with FinishLynx for complete and automatic results processing.  We have partnered with Direct Athletics for online services.  The meet management software provides automatic set up of all heats and flights using predetermined seeding formulas of all governing bodies (HS, NCAA, USATF, IAAF) and prints out all heat and flight sheets for judges to using in officiating the events.  The software has functions that will do team scoring, forming heats and flights, and advancement from round to round.  No manual computation are needed so no human error can occur.  Complete results are ready quickly and neatly after each event and in a full summary in several formats after the meet.  The software can provide files for instant uploads to the internet for web site posting.

    Displays/ Scoreboards:


    Use of Video boards, Daktronics, Microgate and Alge displays for running time and results displays with additional displays as requested.  Display can show running time, automatic split times and winning time.  Clock and camera set up  We can provide TV on screen running time, split times, and fully automatic winning time.  Can also provide FinishLynx timing picture to television for display.  Results are available instantly for output and interface with television or close circuit graphics.  We can provide instantaneous results either electronic or by paper via installed network to location of the host choice.

    Highlights since 1997

    NACAC Open Championship 2022, CAC Senior Championships 2001- 2006, CAC Junior Championships 1998, 2000, 2002, 2004, 2006, Special Olympics World Games- Summer games 1999, Winter games 2001and 2009, Carifta Games- 2001-12, 14, 16, 17, Commonwealth Youth Games 2017, NCAA Rowing National Championships- 2009-12, NACAC under 25 Championships- Mexico, 2000, Central America senior championship 2002, Grenada International Invitational, Bermuda International Road Race weekend- 2001-03, Olympic trails for Jamaica and Bahamas in 2000 and 2008, National and Olympic Trials/Championship for Jamaica, Bahamas, and Barbados Mexico, Egypt,  Senior Olympics 1999 & 2001,  adidas invitational 2009, New York Reebok Invitational 2005, IAAF Grand Prix invite meet - Raleigh, nc - 2000, USATF Masters Championships 1999 & 2001, USATF Junior Championships 2001, Manhattan HS xc invittational 2008- current, Nike National Scholastic Championships (indoor and outdoor) 2000-2009,  NAIA indoor and outdoor national championships, NCAA cross country regional 1997-01 & 03-04, 09, SEC cross country championships 2000-07, 09, 13, Big Ten Conference XC championship- 2014, Track and field championships in SEC, Southern, Big Ten, Big XII, Sun Belt, Horizon League, Atlantic Sun, Ohio Valley, TAAC, Missouri Valley, Mid-American, Mid-Continent, Northeast, Conference USA, Atlantic Sun, summitt, High school state championships in 6 states, and many invitational track and field meets

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