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 […]

Custom Header on Confirmation Emails (and more)

We have added the capability to customize the header of the system emails, such as Confirmation Emails. For example: You can use your own race website banner by simply clicking the option: Or you can set the new banner in the Race > Notifications > Email Customization page. The banner must be at least 800 […]

Endurance Event Education Webinar Series: Building a Better Website

We kicked off our new Endurance Event Education Webinar Series yesterday with RunSignUp 101: Building a Better Website. If you missed it, you can check out a recording of the webinar at this link: Look for more webinars on everything from the basics of using the RunSignUp system to utilizing advanced features. One of the challenges […]

Introducing: Endurance Event Education Webinar Series

  We have always believed that educated Race Directors are better Race Directors – that’s why we maintain a comprehensive set of How-To’s, host an annual Race Director/Timer Symposium, share customer stories, and document thousands of system updates on our blog. We’re now ready to move into a new phase of education: an Endurance Event […]

Replace RunSignUp Logo with Partner Logo

Partners can now replace the RunSignUp logo on the top left of race website pages with their own logo. This is particularly nice for race series who want to use the nicely formatted RunSignUp Website pages instead of the widget. Set this up on your Partner Dashboard under Races -> Settings:

RaceJoy Brought the Joy!

From Florida to Utah and Louisiana in between! This past weekend RaceJoy was available at a lot of races, but three stood out with high usage from participants and spectators. These races showed that runners, walkers and spectators alike are embracing RaceJoy’s advanced tracking and cheers, opting for a special race day experience. The three […]

Partner Website – Automated Race Pages

There is now an option to automatically create pages for all the races in your Partner Website. This means as you add and change races, you do not need to do any changes to your website. They automatically appear in your Upcoming Races Calendar and when people click on the links in the calendar they […]

Partner Websites – Placeholders

You can now create your own Placeholders which will be dynamically updated on your Partner Website whenever you make a change on the setup. Placeholders can be defined on the Partner Website -> SetUp page: Then you can use the placeholder tag, such as %standardPrice% anywhere on your website in content areas. This means if you […]

Partner Websites – SEO Optimizations

You can now set up your Description as well as your Keywords for Partner Websites. These are both useful mechanisms for improving your Search Engine Optimization. The setup is in your Partner Dashboard under Website -> Setup. You can put a number of keywords, but the more keywords, the lower value Google will place on […]

Partner Website – Facebook and Twitter Feeds

We have added the ability to add Twitter and Facebook Feeds to partner Websites (these will be coming to Race and Club sites soon). These should be put into the Sidebar as they do not look good in full page mode: These are simply Integrated Components that can be selected when you build a new […]

Partner Website – Race Series Maps

We have added the ability to have a national map showing all locations of partner races as well as a grid view that is perfect for race series as part of our Partner Website capability. Coupled with this is a new Grid View that shows each location as a “card” with the ability to upload […]

Partner Website Race Listing Options

We have added several race listing options. For example, there is new “Condensed View” which is clean and slick (and look awesome on mobile devices): We have also added other options to the Upcoming Race list: Use the race location as the race name Include other Race ID’s in your race list (beyond just the […]

EMail Subscription Form for Partner Websites

We have added an integrated Component that you can now set in a Custom Section and add to any Partner page that allows visitors to sign up for your newsletter. You simply select the “Email Subscription Form” Component, and which email list you want them to go into (you can set a New List in […]

A Face for Your Race: Free Race Websites

Your Race Website is the face of your race. What makes a (free) RunSignUp Race Website beneficial? It provides maximum visibility and centralized information on a platform that is flexible and mobile friendly. More information about creating and customizing your Race Website: Major Race Website Changes are Here! Free Race Websites New Race Website Mobile […]

Free Partner Website Setup

Update: Partner Websites are live on production as of 12/2/2015. We have some customers that were on old WordPress Sites, and those will be shut down at some point and we encourage moving to this new platform. We have extended our Free Race and Club Website capability to our Partners who manage multiple races. The […]

Add RunSignUp Widgets in your Race or Club Website

We have added the option to place any RunSignUp Widget into a Race Page of your RunSignUp website. This can be convenient for lots of purposes – like highlighting some other races on your website, or putting a calendar of races on a Club website. To set this up, just go to a page you […]

Your Own URL for RunSignUp Race Websites

There are several ways to make use of the new RunSignUp Race Websites with your own URL, and we will be introducing more over time. If you do not have a URL, then you can use the Short URL capability in RunSignUp to set up a URL like “”. The Farragut Half Marathon ( has used another […]

Widget Setup Changes for New Website Support

As we transition all of the pages for the new Race Website, we have also introduced the ability to use the new Color Customization to widgets. During the transition period (until around the end of September, 2015) the old color styling will also be available for older pages. During the transition period, if you want […]

Free Race Website

Are you proud of your race website? Your Race Website is important. It provides your year round public image, providing important information to your runners and a way to attract new runners. But building and maintaining a nice looking, modern, mobile-centric website is hard and expensive. RunSignUp just made it FREE. Most races can not […]