Help Wanted: Two 10X Developers

The more we develop, the more interesting projects we find! We are looking for two more 10X developers to join our team and help us bring the art of software to our endurance and on-profit customers. The ideal candidate will be someone who loves to code and produce software that is used by millions of... Continue Reading →

How We Grow Turkey Trots

As we reported in our Thanksgiving Stats blog, we handled a record number of Thanksgiving Day registrations this year - 423,306 compared to 365,618 in 2017. Some of that growth is because we are growing as a company, adding 68 races, and some of that can be attributed to the national increase in Turkey Trot... Continue Reading →

Welcome, Brian Flynn!

Our customer team has grown again with the introduction of new Sales Representative Brian Flynn in our Richmond, VA office. Brian has a BS in Human Development and Learning and a Masters of Education, as well as an extensive personal and professional history in running, and is looking forward to working with our network of... Continue Reading →

Daily Payment Delay

Our Processor for Advanced Payment accounts (Vantiv, now Worldpay) had an incident impacting transaction settlement and the funding instruction reports for Tuesday 11/27/2018 that resulted in us being unable to execute funding instructions for transactions processed on that date. This caused a skipped payment on 11/28/2018 for daily payment customers. Payments resumed as normal on... Continue Reading →

Let’s Do This – Guest Blog

This is a guest post by Constantine Louloudis, Head of Partnerships at Let’s Do This, to find out exactly what their platform can do for Race Directors. Constantine won an Olympic Gold Medal at the Rio Olympics and studied at Oxford University in England before making the move to the US. It’s surprising how challenging... Continue Reading →

Welcome, Emily & Sean!

We welcomed two new people to our Account Management team in Richmond, VA this week - Emily Warejko and Sean Callahan! As Account Managers, they will work closely with many of our customers, providing race reviews and guidance to ensure that races are successful and race directors are able to take advantage of the many... Continue Reading →

RunSignup Results Updates

We have made some nice little improvements in the Results display on RunSignup. First, we have added headers to make it easier to spot the options for showing different Divisions (showing real results from the Thunderclouds Austin Turkey Trot, timed by RunFAR Racing Services): This makes it more apparent that different views of the data... Continue Reading →

The Art of Software

That snippet of code is part of the thousands of other lines of code that are part of our Race Insights that generates your dashboard statistics: At RunSignup, we consider software an art form. The brilliant developers creating the software that manages the lifecycle of thousands of races are artists, and in fact our entire... Continue Reading →

Thanksgiving 2018 Stats

As you can see from the chart above, it was the busiest day of the year for the running community - Thanksgiving and Turkey Trots! The chart shows the busiest peak was about 2,000 page views per minute - about 33 requests per second. We are very thankful for all of the race directors, timers,... Continue Reading →

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