On Wednesday the 29th of February we will be hosting a session for KNOW HOW, a great online event you should check out! We will be talking about using game mechanics and social networks to start a movement. Taking you with us on our journey of designing, developing and promoting FigureRunning, this new sport that motivates people to work out in a new way.
What is KNOW HOW?
The online platform How to Grow presents KNOW HOW: a full week of online streamed lectures and interactive sessions for the creative industries. A wide range of speakers from the field of innovation, creativity, finance and design want to share their knowledge with you! Joining the interactive sessions is FREE! Register now so you won’t miss a thing. KNOW HOW: 27th February – 2nd March, 2012
What is FigureRunning?
Start FigureRunning NOW!1) Choose a theme (#royal, #alphabet, #easter)
2) Think of a simple Figure matching that theme
3) Search the map of your neighbourhood for that Figure (streets/gardens)
4) Get a phone with GPS and download a running app, like Runkeeper, GeoTracker or Nike +
5) Go to the beginning of the Figure, start tracking, start running
6) Make a screenshot of your FigureRun when you're done (iPhone: hold big button below and button on top at the same time)
7) Send the figure to firstname.lastname@example.org or tweet/facebook it with #figurerunning
FigureRunning flickr pica’s