Great news! Today we have launched a new version of the FigureRunning app for android.
What is new in this version:
Automatic upload to the online gallery
The android app now ‘talks’ to the new FigureRunning online gallery.
You can automatically upload your FigureRunning […]
“It seems like every brand is trying to harness the popularity of HBO show Game of Thrones into their own services. Piqueing the interest of George R. R Martin‘s fan following, Senior designer, Gene Lu, created Run of Thrones, running paths on […]
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 […]
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 […]
Yesterday, at the Games for Health conference in Boston, we challenged the brave boys of Exergame to FigureRun with us early in the morning and… They were there!
At 7.15 am we left for a special Boston icon: the Boston Red Sox (the famous Boston Baseball team).
Worldwide we see more and more people discover the fun of combining GPS and creativity. A new discipline in FigureRunning is FigureBiking! Or FigureCycling? How would you call it?
There are all kinds of styles, like the Tokyo Zoo project, where the cyclists used a Sony […]
We have discovered a small bug in the Free Version of the FigureRunning app. After you made a FigureRun and you want to publish it, you can, but if you try to send it with an email (to yourself, your friend or figurerunning), you get stuck in the menu. The e-mail […]
We landed at TEDxMaastricht and of course we had to run a special FigureRun for the big day of tomorrow! So we did a night run to honor TEDxMaastricht. To all the visitors at TEDxMaastricht – we see you tomorrow at the conference (and we would love you to vote for us to win the Future of […]
To all you FigureRunners out there, do you feel the spring time coming? See the flowers starting to grow, hear the first birds singing? Right! So it is time to encourage spring with your FigureRun. Let’s run and send us your spring time art! (mydrawing[at]figurerunning.com)
@eljal, @marnixbras, @vrinses, @leolovestwtr and Vlada from Prague already started […]
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