Today we had a very inspiring day. Together with teenagers who are in training at rehabilitation centre ‘De Hoogstraat’, we made our first FigureRolling artpieces!
We designed FigureRunning as a motivator to go running. Of course there are a lot of people who don’t necessarily want or are able to […]
This saturday Sweden will host the first FigureRunning tournament in Hallstahammar. Of course we have done global competitions before, but this is the first tournament where competitors all run and the same time in the same place.
The tournament is organised by one of the first Swedish FigureRunners, Emil Berglund, and the […]
Great news. We are working on a new website. What will change? The site will be all about the art that you are running all around the world. Think of it as an online art gallery for everyone, a Youtube for GPS art.
The first steps towards this have been taken (preview below) and now […]
Such a shame that the Olympics are over again. But here are some nice artpieces to enjoy!
A few weeks ago we asked people around the world to run an Olympic themed drawing. And we received some beautiful stuff. It was very hard to choose, but in the end the jury decided to award […]
In three days the Olympics finally kick off! For this special occasion we decided to draw something special in the streets of London. Actually not only the streets but also the Thames is part of the art this time!
This run was designed by @justaskdesigns. Remember him? […]
Only 10 days to go before the Olympics start taking over the city of London. Time for some fun!What?
We want to run an alternative opening to the Olympics this year. Be creative and join our project to run a big massive multiplayer art piece in the streets of London.
We have been FigureRunning today, can you guess what we ran in…. NEW YORK!? We are painting the streets on this globe one city at a time. And being in New York we had to get moving!
In case you missed all our cheers about us coming to the States and are wondering why we […]
We are very very very excited to announce our trip to Boston! You might remember we were presenting at Games for Health Europe conference last October. Well, now we are crossing the ocean. Boston is hosting the Eighth Annual Games for Health Conference and we are invited to present!
Last Monday it was the hour of truth… we were nominated for the Future of Health Award and had to deliver our final pitch. We had already sent our proposal to the jury and now it was time to convince the audience of TEDxMaastricht.
It was a very inspiring day. Talking to […]
We were at TEDx Maastricht this week, to promote FigureRunning. We met a lot of interesting people, and discussed with them how we could introduce FigureRunning in Healthcare. One of these inspiring people is Dr. Mike Evans who made an inspiring movie answering the question “What is the single best thing we can do four […]
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