RaceDay Tools: Web CheckIn Update

You’ll notice when you navigate to CheckIn Tools on your Race Dashboard, there has been a consolidation of tabs.  Race >> RaceDay CheckIn By clicking Mobile App, you will land on the normal CheckIn App settings to set password and available dates.  There were no changes to these settings/features. By clicking Web CheckIn, you’ll notice […]

Big Showing of Timers in Dallas, Texas!

We are at our second location of our four-city RaceDay Certification Timer Tour. Last week in Philadelphia went very well and we made some minor tweaks to the certification process based on our experience there. Timers are using the new and easy-to-use RaceDay CheckIn app to check in for the certification training. We emailed out QR […]

Expo Mode – Bib Assignment and Offline Payments

We have added a couple of more features to Expo Mode (which is the great fully customizable registration kiosk solution for races at Expos or on race day). First, we have made it simple to take offline donations. Set the password in the setup (see above), and then volunteers manning your kiosks can use the […]

Negative Split Productions 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 Case Study focuses on RunSignUp Race Websites, the Referral Program, and the RaceDay CheckIn Mobile App.  Download PDF Version of the Case Study About Negative Split Productions and RunSignUp […]

Google Chrome Apps End of life – RunSignUp Chrome Check-In App Phase Out Plan

Google recently announced that they “will be removing support for packaged and hosted apps from Chrome on Windows, Mac, and Linux.” We will be removing the RunSignUp CheckIn Chrome App from the Chrome Store by the end of September, 2016. Note the web version of this app will continue to be available. The new RaceDay […]

RaceDay CheckIn Update

We have released a new version of the RaceDay CheckIn App on Apple and Android. We made major improvements to memory management and searching to improve performance for large 10,000+ person check-in environments. This update also included some other minor improvements based on user feedback like an improved warning if bib number is not entered (and is […]

Check-In App – Now Native for Apple & Android

We have another new version of our Check-In App that runs as a native app on Apple and Android. This joins our long available Online Check-In App and our more recent Check-In Chrome App. For those counting, this is our 4th Generation after our initial Check-In App in July, 2013 (yes, life moves pretty fast at […]

Check-In Reporting Enhancements

We have made some very nice enhancements to our check-in app reports and downloads under Participants>>View Participants. The participant report now includes a “Checked-In” field. This field is automatically included in the all field download, but you can also customize your default report so the field will show on the main participant screen. We also added the option to […]

Southwest Cafe Margarita 5K 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 Southwest Cafe Margarita 5K Case Study focuses on the Check-In App and RunScore Results.  View the PDF Version of the Southwest Cafe Margarita 5K Case Study Southwest Cafe […]

Check-In App Beta Testing with 10,000 Person Races

You may have noticed a new feature in your RunSignup Race Day Go Dashboard to do Off-Line Check-In. This is currently in public beta – meaning anyone can use it, but you understand there are still changes going on and it is not fully functional or tested. This past weekend, Blacklight Run and Night Nation […]

New Check-In App Hardware Recommendations

As we get ready to release our new Offline Check-In App, we wanted to review the details on the best options for hardware. We are also including specific installation instructions. This is a Google Chrome App, which has a major advantage in that is can run on any device. The negative is that printing devices […]

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 […]

Race Day Reminder EMails and Barcode CheckIn

One of the best things about the new EMail system is the ability to put registrant information into each email very easily. My favorite example is sending an email a couple of days before the race. This example, shows the new ability to add the Registration Bar Code to the email. If you are using […]

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 […]

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