If you are expecting a large turnout for your event, a suggestion would be to scatter the start times of participants. This can ease the overall traffic throughout the event and it can also be useful for ensuring participant safety. Below is a step by step guide of how you can add waves to your event;
1) Select the Manage icon from the left-hand ‘Create an Event’ menu, then select the option entitled ‘Waves or Categories’.
2) This will then give you the option of selecting the event you would like to add waves to;
3) Once you have selected the event, you will then be allowed to add and edit waves associated with this event as demonstrated below;