RaceJoy Celebrates Independence Day with Patriotic Themed Races!

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July 4 is always a big race day across the country. People used RaceJoy at all types of running races this past weeke­­nd – from the iconic Peachtree Road Race in Georgia to the Team RWB Firecracker Race in Daytona.

July 4 is always a big race day across the country. People used RaceJoy at all types of running races this past weeke­­nd – from the iconic Peachtree Road Race in Georgia to the Team RWB Firecracker Race in Daytona.

PeavineThe races that celebrated our nation’s independence this weekend with great courses in RaceJoy include:

  • Peachtree Road Race
  • Team RWB Firecracker Race
  • Peavine Falls Run
  • Pitman Freedom 4 Miler
  • Freedom 5K
  • Top of Utah Freedom Run
  • Headin’ for Home 5K
  • Volkslaufe – The People’s Race

Participants and spectators who used RaceJoy at these July 4th running races were able to experience the interactive race day features for just 99 cents. These features provide an innovative way to bring spectators and participants together – whether at the race site or not. Race day features include:

  • Live real-time runner tracking (not an estimator)
  • GPS-based progress alerts at every mile along the course (with information like pace and estimated finish – shown below)
  • Send-a-Cheer (pre-recorded audio cheer clips)
  • NearMe alerts (alerts when a desired participant is within a designated proximity)
  • MeetUp (shows your position in relation to your tracked participants on a map).

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These festive July 4th events encourage participants and spectators to enjoy a great day with friends and family on America’s birthday, all while getting out and being active. What better way is there to kick off the festivities of July 4th than with thousands of others celebrating our country and one another?

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Author: RunSignUp

RunSignUp is the leading innovator of online tools for race registration, race day solutions, and running clubs. Services include RunSignUp for registration, RunSignUp Go for Race Day, RunSignUp RD Go for Timers, RunSignUp Clubs to enable membership management, and RaceJoy for mobile experiences. More than 10,000 race directors, timers, running club officers and running stores use these services today, including leading organizations like the Boilermaker Road Race, Crim Festival of Races, Pittsburgh Three Rivers Marathon, Inc., Fifth Third River Bank Run, Blacklight Run, Bubble Run, Night Nation, Mercedes Marathon, Kentucky Derby Festival, Leone Timing, KC Running Company, Compuscore Timing, Knoxville Track Club, Pikes Peak Road Runners, Gulf Coast Runners, Columbus Running Company, Playmakers Running Store and many more. In 2015, over 10,000 races used the system to register more than 2.7 million participants. In 2016 over 14,000 races will use the system to process over 4.3 million paid registrations. Services are free except for processing fees when conducting monetary transactions such as race registration or club membership renewal. RunSignUp is founded by runners for runners, using technical capabilities to bring the power of cloud computing to benefit the running community. For more information, visit www.RunSignUp.com.

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