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Looking Back: Success at the World Athletics Championships


When it comes to ensuring the safety and satisfaction of athletes and spectators at a major event like the World Athletics Championships, having a highly skilled and dedicated security team in place is absolutely crucial. Let’s take a look back at the time when Pono Security had the opportunity to demonstrate our expertise by successfully recruiting and training hundreds of security guards and customer service agents in a tight time frame for the World Athletics Championships held in Eugene, Oregon. In this blog post, we’ll delve into our remarkable ability to meet this demanding challenge and contribute to the event’s overall success.

Recruitment Blitz:

One of the standout aspects of Pono Security’s support for the World Athletics Championships was their impressive recruitment drive. With a global spotlight on Eugene, Oregon, and thousands of attendees expected, there was an urgent need to bring in a large number of qualified security professionals. Pono Security wasted no time and launched a comprehensive recruitment campaign to attract local talent.

The recruitment process garnered significant attention and was covered by KEZI news. For detailed information about the application process and requirements, you can refer to the KEZI news article here. This article served as a valuable resource for potential applicants, ensuring a steady stream of interested and qualified candidates.

Rapid Training and Preparedness:

Once the recruitment phase was complete, Pono Security moved swiftly into the training phase. Our ability to efficiently prepare a large workforce in a short period of time was nothing short of impressive. Through a combination of classroom instruction, hands-on exercises, and scenario-based training, security guards and customer service agents were equipped with the skills and knowledge necessary to handle a wide range of situations effectively.

Ensuring Safety and Satisfaction:

At an event as high-profile as the World Athletics Championships, security and customer service must work seamlessly together. Pono Security’s well-trained security team played a pivotal role in maintaining order, managing crowds, and responding to security incidents promptly. Their presence helped create a safe and secure environment for all attendees.

Simultaneously, Pono Security’s customer service agents were strategically positioned in front of the entry points to serve as guides, answer questions, and enhance the overall experience for spectators and participants alike. Their friendly and knowledgeable approach contributed significantly to the event’s success and the positive feedback received.


Pono Security’s exceptional support at the World Athletics Championships in Eugene, Oregon, serves as a shining example of their commitment to excellence in event security and customer service. Through their efficient recruitment process and thorough training, they successfully rose to the challenge of providing top-tier security and assistance during this prestigious sporting event. As Pono Security continues to set the standard in event security services, they remain a trusted partner for ensuring the safety and satisfaction of all event attendees.

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