"The players and parents like that it's a text message. They don't have to be by a computer to get it. Most of them have their cell phones with them, so it's a lot quicker and easier for them to receive the information."

Sports Director

Greenwood Family YMCA


Let Them Know!

Use RainedOut for All of Your Communications

Used by 1000s of organizations, RainedOut is the first free group communication service for sports organizations and events. This cloud-based service empowers non-technical people to administer and send messages instantly to the entire community for improved communication.

Through one intuitive interface, RainedOut instantly and simultaneously broadcasts alerts to your subscribers’ mobile phones (via SMS text message) and e-mail accounts, and to your organizations’ own Web pages, RainedOut Page, Facebook Page, and Twitter Account. Broadcast your time-sensitive updates to players, parents, coaches, referees, officials, staff, volunteers, fans, spectators, media, and others.


Why RainedOut?

  • Eliminate "phone trees" & overwhelming calls to your group's front-desk
  • Eliminate the weather hotline number
  • Eliminate costs (fees and time) to update your group's Web pages
  • Better league communication = happier members


  • Convenient - Submit your updates once and the news gets out instantly to all your members
  • Comprehensive - Alerts simultaneously sent via SMS text message and email, and posted on YOUR website, RainedOut Page, Facebook Page and Twitter Account
  • Flexible - Send alerts to an entire league, sport, division or to a single team or age group
  • Affordable - Free for you and your members (standard text message fees may apply from your wireless provider)
  • Easy - Same day set-up with no software/hardware to install
  • Handy for Senders - Initiate alerts from a smartphone or computer or from your phone as a text message
  • Handy for Recipients - Recipients sign-up from your own website, RainedOut.com, or mobile opt-in at the event
  • Private - Users' contact information always remains private - we do not sell user data to third parties
  • Fast - SMS text messages sent in seconds via shortcode or SMPP, not SMTP or email-based
  • Reliable - Industrial strength 99.999% uptime - there when you need it
  • Raises Money - Find your own sponsors for your messages and raise funds for your organization
  • Unlimited -
    • Get unlimited usage and signup unlimited members
    • Create unlimited groups (by sport, age, division, team, etc.)
    • Create unlimited private groups (for coaches, officials, staff, etc.)


Speak the Language of Your Recipients


Additional Uses

  • Event Cancellations
  • Schedule Changes
  • Equipment Changes
  • Last-Minute Field Changes
  • Last-Minute Reminders
  • Tournament Updates
  • Call For Volunteers
  • Driving & Parking Directions
  • Registration Reminders
  • Announcements
  • Scores


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