It is done! With the great help of you and your running stamina we finished the world’s first international GPS typeface. People from all over contributed to our project initiated with Letters Are My Friends. The 12th of ferbuary we will be showing the results along with all the fun stories around each […]
The award ceremonies for the best European startups were held in London last night. Unfortunately we couldn’t be there ourselves, but we send our UK Ambassador @ingah. And that all turned out to be a big party!
The Europas categorized Startup land and we were nominated in the Sport, Leisure or Health category.
Yes yes yes, we are nominated for the Future of Health Award! Sounds great doesn’t it!
This is what the jury said: “Even though the idea for this game is not new, the way these two runner geeks organized a community around this idea is wonderful. It created great social […]
Anyway, I know that your likes, votes, ratings are asked for a lot. It seems that the internet has become all about […]
Wow the 1st of October was another exciting day for us. It was the day of the big Betahaus festival in Berlin. The Betahaus is a coworking place, which lots of creative professionals call their office. And the Betahaus festival was basically showcasing the cool projects, ideas and […]
Last week it was Social Media Week in Berlin. And of course we were there to talk, discuss and run!
What I loved is that finally a journalist was willing to run with us. David Krause from Flux FM interviewed me while running in the streets of Berlin. A whole new level of concentrating: running, […]
We are very happy to announce that FigureRunning is selected to present at the GFH11EU. The what? the 1st annual Games for Health Europe conference. The event will take place on the 24th and the 25th of October 2011 in Amsterdam. Are you a Health Care Innovator or […]
We were soooo proud that FigureRunning was presented by the host of PICNIC’11 Pep Rosenfeld at round up of the festival at the big screen in the Grand Theatre. Although he didn’t really know what FigureRunning was… he did a good job! Thanks Pep!
The Amsterdam based PICNIC Festival is one of our favourite events. During three intensive days the Festival mixes creativity, science, technology, media and business to explore new solutions in the spirit of co-creation. The PICNIC ’11 theme is ‘Urban Futures’. An exploration of the impact of global urbanization on our cities, societies and […]
Tomorrow is the day that you can read all about us in the Dutch edition of Runner’s World magazine! Seriously we never even imagined ourselves starring in a runners magazine.
About a month ago one of the journalists contacted us with an interview request. And in preparation for every presentation […]
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