w00t!! During the Sport App Diner at may 27th, FigureRunning was awarded best app for active sports!
The jury’s verdict: “A totally different perspective on sports. Not the competition, but creativity and fun are put at the centre of this activity, targeting a new audience. The app is nicely developed and the functionality is unique. ”
You have got to love this! The Color Run, also known as the Happiest 5k on the Planet, is a running race where each kilometer participant are painted in all the colors of the rainbow!
‘Less about your 10-minute-mile and more about having the time of your life.’ That is what we like […]
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 […]
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 […]
The Olympics have begun!
To celebrate this we joined the Urban Olympics, organised by the NAi. Check out these nice Urban sports 🙂
Send us your olympic figures and we will feature them here at the blog.
As you know, FigureRunning is […]
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.
Eurocup 2012 is over and we will now focus on the coming Olympics in London.
To celebrate the Olympics we would love to run the symbols of the sports with you. We invite you to join this game!
What do you have to do? Get the FigureRunning […]
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
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