Harrisburg YMCA Race Series 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 Harrisburg YMCA Race Series Case Study focuses on reaching a broad cross-section of a community, coordinating with a Timer, and encouraging participation through Groups & Teams.  View the PDF... Continue Reading →

Team Import

We have expanded the ability to do Team Imports with the following features: Team Default Event Gender Restrictions Age Restrictions Team Joining Password  Bib Numbers   Note the fields that can be imported.  For example since the team type is specified in the CSV, different team types can be imported in the same CSV. 

New Option for Fundraising Teams

We have added an option that requires all fundraisers to be part of a team. This is useful for those races that are trying to get the benefit of more people working together. We've added it as another option on the Fundraiser SetUp section under Donation Setup:

Guaranteed Team Member Entry Options

We have added the capability to allow team members to register for an event that has reached capacity, when they are registering for the team’s “Default Event.” The Default Event is automatically set as the event the team captain is registered for. First, under Participants>>Groups/Teams>>Set-up>>Advanced Options enter the “Number of Guaranteed Team Entries.” This is... Continue Reading →

Non-Participating Team/Group Captains

We now give race directors the option to turn on the ability for team/group captains to create a team/group. You set this up in the Advanced Settings part of Team/Group setup: When this is checked, then a button will appear on the Team/Group page as seen below:

Runners helping Runners

We saw this little exchange on a Facebook group the other day, and it made us happy for two reasons: One of our big Participant Management goals is to make those processes - joining/changing teams, event transfers, bib exchanges, etc - easy for the race by making it seamless for runners to handle on their own.... Continue Reading →

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