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Partner Program

Do you manage over 5,000 paid registrations per year or process over $200,000 annually? Our Partner Program is designed to help you manage multiple events with a higher level of service, and revenue-sharing options.

RaceDay Certifications

Build your roster of services and increase your revenue with RaceDay Certifications are available live and on-demand version to learn how to implement RaceDay Scoring, RaceJoy, RunSignup Registration, the RaceDay CheckIn App, and RaceDay Photos. Email us for information on live and on-demand certification.

Tickets for Timers

Make more money with the same event day technology you already know and love. Whether you’re adding ticket sales to an existing event, like a Track & Field meet, or building your book of business with new event types, tickets expand your business and grow your partner revenue share.

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RaceDay Technology Suite

Our key offerings for timers are packaged into the RaceDay Technology Suite, an open set of tools that you can use as you need to provide better services to your clients, create better race experiences, and ensure the core of your business: fast, accurate results.

Take timing to the next level with RaceDay Scoring’s next-generation scoring solution.

  • Compatible with all major chip systems, including MYLAPS, Chronotrack, RFID, Race Result, and more.
  • Advanced two-way sync to connect RunSignup participant data and RaceDay Scoring, with changes saved locally when you’re offline (and all scoring taking place offline)
  • Real-time scoring dashboard and custom reporting and filtering
  • RaceDay Scoring support available 7 days a week, even on early race mornings

Take advantage of everyone’s favorite RunSignup tool, the RaceDay CheckIn App to create a better race experience.

  • Check in participants in seconds through a QR scan or intuitive search
  • Customize the information that shows in the app to ensure your volunteers have all the data they need while preventing erroneous entries
  • Check in participants and volunteers within the same app
  • Sync data to RunSignup to ensure up-to-the-minute participant lists

Certified Timers can setup and provide RaceJoy runner tracking to your participants.

  • Offer real-time spectator interaction via custom cheers, near-me alerts, and participant tracking
  • Easily monitor participants on course, volunteers, and key race staff
  • Improve safety with SOS alerts, off-course alerts, and turn-by-turn directions
  • Create a custom audio experience for a more dynamic event
  • Showcase sponsors for additional sponsor value

Keep participants happy with comprehensive results that are searchable and dynamic.

  • Publish results to a dedicated Results page on your RunSignup dashboard via a variety of sources, including a direct upload from RaceDay Scoring, a CSV upload, a Dropbox upload, or a preformatted upload
  • Quickly load searchable results that can be filtered by division and customize your results to show or hide specific data points
  • Make results more accessible on-site with leaderboards and kiosks
  • Send results notifications via email and text and connect results with RaceJoy
  • Virtual results platform also available
2.2% of Registrations Are On Race Day
1.4 Million Participants Were Checked In with the CheckIn App in 2021
78% of Timers Offer Services Beyond Timing

Maximize registrations with user-friendly on site registration options.

  • Go paperless with On Site Registration that allows for speedy registration while auto-logging out each registrant
  • Provide more last-minute options by leaving online registration open until the gun goes off – and create easy signage with QR codes and quick text links to allow participants to skip the registration line by registering on their mobile devices
  • Keep race morning moving with instant data syncing between registration, the CheckIn App, and RaceDay Scoring

Clean data is the key to accurate results. Start off on the right foot with built-in bib management tools.

  • Set bibs to assign automatically at registration, in bulk after registration, or dynamically at bib pickup
  • Easily send out emails to participants with their bib numbers (if assigned in advance) or a unique QR code for check-in (if assigned dynamically)
  • Sync across RunSignup for timing, scoring, check-in, and accurate registration records

Organize your participants and keep your race day flow intuitive with a build-in corral management tool.

  • Syncs with the entire RunSignup platform for scoring, timing, check-in, and personalized emails
  • Set to assign automatically by estimated finish time at time of registration, assign later, or upload assignments via CSV
  • Built-in tools to help you estimate and build your corrals

Cultivate FOMO and bring runners back to your site with race photos stored directly on your race website.

  • Upload unlimited photos into customizable albums to allow for easy downloading and sharing to Facebook
  • Auto-tagging of photos via Tagily to ensure participants can find their photos
  • Tagged photos automatically show on individual results pages and within team pages
  • Add a watermark to photos for your race or your sponsor
  • Allow participant uploads to get everyone engaged in the photo game

Need a Lightweight Timing Solution?

Check Out the Mobile Timing App

The RaceDay Mobile Timing App is designed as a free and easy solution for timing small races and proving a backup to chip-timed events. This is ideal for timing smaller events such as Ultra distances, track and field, cross country, running, or cycling and water events. The app can integrate with RunSignup’s results to have scored results displayed in real time.

Timer Resources


Customer Spotlight

DC Timing

DC Timing views themselves as the technology consultant for the races that they serve. With many race directors unaware of how to use a database management system, they rely on timers to guide them through the processes. Using a combination of timing hardware and software, along with RunSignup’s RaceDay Suite, DC Timing has been able to satisfy their customers with the services they offer.

  • 3,000K Participants Timed

  • 3,000+ Users Checked in on RaceDay CheckIn

  • 18K Registrants

Central Kentucky Race Management, RaceDay

Central Kentucky Race Management has seen great success in implementing the RaceDay Suite into their races. CKRM has watched their races become more technologically integrated since starting with the RaceDay Suite, transitioning several of their race event processes from paper to digital. From refining their checkin processes with RaceDay CheckIn to adding runner tracking to their races via RaceJoy, Central Kentucky Race Management has used the RaceDay Suite to emphasize their company’s race management expertise. Their experience with these technologies allows them to differentiate themselves when selling their services to new races while giving their current races new options to improve.

  • 409 Participants In Light the Night 5k

  • 7500 Registrants between 2019-2020

  • 128 RaceJoy Users in Falls 100 Ultra Trail Race

Bryn Mawr Racing Company

Bryn Mawr Racing Company decided to join RunSignup in 2014 when searching for a more flexible results platform. Prior to joining, Bryn Mawr Racing Company was providing runners with results in the typical, static PDF format. When searching for a more dynamic, clickable results experience, RunSignup started to come into the picture.

  • 54,000 Registrants in 2019

  • 289K In Donations across all races in 2019

  • 25% Increase in Registration from 2018

All The Latest Blogs For Timers

RunSignup Introduces Real-Time Strategy for Race Day

RunSignup, the leading registration and technology provider for endurance events in the United States, announces the launch of its next-generation race day technology, featuring real-time data integration for endurance events. RunSignup continues to discover and expand functionality across its RaceDay products and with third party technology partners. The company is unveiling several new race day technology advancements at RunSignup University on June 11 that include real-time chip timing alerts now in RaceJoy, a revamped Mobile Timing App, and expanded integration with third party technology partners.

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Timers – Invitation to Host a Timer Tip Tuesday

Our live Timer Tip Tuesday webinars are a valuable resource for timers. We use these to provide product education on the latest technology, share tips on timer tools, and answer timers questions. In addition, we sometimes host a timer to share their best practices with others and dive into their timing business. We are now inviting timers to host their own Timer Tip Tuesday or other webinar to cover topics they feel other timers or their race organizers will be interested in. Timers can take advantage of this to share information with fellow timers or to help inform race organizers of the various tools and services timers bring to the race.

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EventDay Technology Continuous Improvement

RunSignup does internal Company Calls every few weeks with a rotation of departments giving updates. Recently, we did received an update from the EventDay development team on completed advancements and plans for 2024. The team focuses on EventDay products such as RaceDay Scoring, RaceDay CheckIn app, RaceJoy, Mobile Timing App, and TicketSignup App. They also complete the integration with technology partners like Race Result and MYLAPS. We thought it would be interesting for our customers to see the continuous focus on progress the team demonstrates.

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MYLAPS Cloud Timing with RaceDay Scoring

MYLAPS is set to unveil its Cloud Timing innovation later this year, marking a significant stride in empowering timers with enhanced control over their data for centralized timing. In anticipation of this launch, we have integrated RaceDay Scoring with MYLAPS’ cloud timing technology, providing timers with a straightforward connection between the two platforms using their organization’s API key.

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Empowering Timers with Event Day Innovation

Watch this video for Bob Bickel’s insights into RunSignup’s strategy to help timers provide foundational technology for race events. In the fast-paced world of event management, where every second counts, leveraging cutting-edge technology is the key to success.

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2024 RunSignup Product Roadmap

One of our Year End Wrap-up Blogs. Others include 2023 Year in Review, 2023 RunSignup Product Recap, 2023 GiveSignup Product Recap, 2023 TicketSignup Product Recap, 2023 Infrastructure Report, 2024 Company Strategy, 2024 RunSignup Roadmap, 2024 GiveSignup Roadmap, 2024 TicketSignup Roadmap. We continue on our path to roll out “Next Gen”…

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RaceDay in The Keys: Islamorada Half Marathon

RunSignup’s RaceDay’s software developers and support teams recently had the pleasure of joining one of our valued timers, Race Day Professionals (RDP), at the Islamorada Running Company’s yearly event in scenic Islamorada, Florida. During this year’s race event, RDP’s Steve and Ronni Turrisi expertly utilized RunSignup’s RaceDay suite of technology and extended a warm welcome to our team. This collaboration provided our developers with a firsthand look into the life of a timer and a chance to see the practical application of the technology they themselves build and support. We were very impressed with RDP’s dedication to providing a quality experience for their race director and participants alike.

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Announcing RaceDay Scoring V4.0 – for Today’s Timers

PRODUCT ANNOUNCEMENT We are very excited to announce RaceDay Scoring version 4.0! Designed for today’s timers, RaceDay Scoring is a powerful scoring software that has become the go-to solution for scoring and providing official race results at endurance events nationwide, including running,…

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RaceDay Scoring for Cross Country Events

This recorded session provides an introduction and overview on how to use RaceDay Scoring’s cross country scoring functionality. It is a great resource for timers currently using RaceDay Scoring and wish to prepare for timing their cross country events. This 30 minute webinar covers everything from definitions and settings related to cross country to team scoring to generating reports for cross country events.

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RaceDay Scoring: Transitioning with Roger Bradshaw

Roger Bradshaw, the founder of well-known Race Director scoring software that has been used to score millions of participants, provides step-by-step guidance on how to transition from The Race Director to its planned replacement, RaceDay Scoring. Roger has played a pivotal role in the design and testing of RaceDay Scoring and ensuring RaceDay Scoring meets the evolving needs of timers. Roger provides timers with detailed guidance on transitioning from The Race Director to RaceDay Scoring.

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RaceJoy Now with Native Maps and Participant Pause

We are excited to announce two significant advancements for RaceJoy, RunSignup’s race day mobile app. As a RunSignup product designed to elevate the race day experience, RaceJoy now supports Google native maps and stores course routes on Android and Apple phones for offline experiences. In addition, RaceJoy now offers optional Participant Pause feature ideal for lap events with rest times. These innovative additions expand the application of RaceJoy to a broader range of events and further solidify RunSignup’s commitment to providing comprehensive technology solutions to event organizers. 

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