New Custom Virtual Pre-Race Bibs!

We are excited to share that events are now able to issue Virtual Bibs to participants for traditional and virtual events. These pre-race bibs are an effective way to communicate bib numbers and add another tangible component for virtual event experiences. Participants can share their official bib on social media, which in turn helps promote […]

Bib Labels – Adding Registration Date Ordering

Our great bib labeling tool just got a bit better. You can now sort by Registration Date as well as Registration ID. This is useful for getting the labels for the most recently added people on the last page of the bib print out. For example if you per-labeled all of your bibs, but are […]

Dirty Dog 15K Trail Run Case Study

We have a series Customer Case Studies, in which we take your stories and share your challenges and successes as a learning tool for other RunSignUp users.  This Dirty Dog 15K Trail Run Case Study focuses on tiered pricing for a sellout race, building bib labels, and differentiating your race to create positive word of mouth.  View […]

Offline Check-In App – Request for Feedback

We are in the process of building an offline check-in app and are looking for feature requests. We are hoping to have this available in June – so the sooner you give feedback the better. You can send feedback to info at runsignup.com. Architecture We are building this as an HTML5 app that will run […]

Ford Timing Case Study

We have a series Customer Case Studies, in which we take your stories and share your challenges and successes as a learning tool for other RunSignUp users.  This Ford Timing Case Study focuses on Integration with the Race Director, Widgets for existing Websites, and RunSignUp GO features.  View the PDF Version of the Ford Timing Case Study […]

Your Favorite Features

We take pride in our our continual feature development, but it is still really overwhelming to hear our customers talk about how features have changed their workload and driven their businesses. The most amazing thing?  Most of these customers also told us that they know they are only using a small percentage of the available features.  Just […]

Columbus Running Company Case Study

We are starting a new series of Customer Case Studies, in which we take your stories and share your challenges and successes as a learning tool for other RunSignUp users.  A This Columbus Running Company Case Study focuses on a Bib Assignment & Pickup at multiple locations, experimenting with new options, and taking advantage of […]

Bib Assignment and Check-In 2.0

As part of our RunSignUp Go race day efforts, we have made a large set of improvements to our Bib Assignment and Check-In capability. (We have more recently added a Chrome App that allows local label and receipt printing and a native Apple and Android app. Check-In is used in a wide variety of cases […]

Kiosk Check-in on Race Day – Lessons Learned

We are getting more and more races using our race day registration services.  Here are a couple of races that used our service last weekend. The Graffiti Run used the check-in capability to check in over 5,200 runners this past weekend.  They had 10 Chromebooks with volunteers doing the check-in.  They felt they could have […]

Online Race Day Registration

Enabling online race day registration can improve the operation of your race, and make things better and easier for your runners.  This is a complete overview of the process with pointers to more specific resources on each topic. On the right you will see the major steps to enable Race Day Registration.  Here are the […]

Bib Handout

In our last blog, we talked about Bib Assignment – giving each person a bib number.  This blog discusses the options available for handing out bibs to your runners. There are three basic options for bibs – pre-printed, printing labels, and dynamic bib assignment.  We discuss each of these in the slides and video below. […]

Timer and Race Director Collaboration

From the beginning, we have been focused on trying to make it easier for race directors and timers to work together.  Recently we have made some major progress in this area by making it easy for timers to download participant information and upload results. One of the issues is how to handle security.  In some […]

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