Monthly Archives: October 2015

Lapio Subscription Model Brings Affordable, Innovative, Timing Software to Races

SAN FRANCISCO – November 24, 2015 – Lapio, Inc. providing powerful race management and timing software, announces new subscription model pricing that gives events from small to large access to cutting edge race technology at affordable price points for all.

Not all races are built the same but all races should be a premier event. With Lapio, all subscription plans include the ability to offer real-time, live streamed results. With this subscription model, races can then choose from additional innovative features that enhance the race experience for participants and spectators while working within the race budget.

What makes Lapio different is flexibility within all aspects of the software:

  • Pricing options to allow race directors and timers the ability to choose the best fit for their budget.
  • Flexible registration platform providing ability to collect the data you want in the format you need.
  • Software is hardware agnostic; meaning that it’s compatible with many different timing hardware solutions.
  • Timing software built for timing all types of races including multiple timing points, point systems and lap races.

“We believe that races small to large should be able to provide an awesome race experience for participants and spectators,” said Karen Lewis, COO, Lapio, Inc.

“We spent a lot of time researching registration and timing software. Lapio was far superior than anything we looked at. The registration platform gives us the flexibility to setup the event exactly how we want. In addition, the registration data ties directly into the timing software which has saved us time and money. We love using Lapio and even better is that we know our participants love it too,” said Cimarron Chacon, Race Director, Gro Promotions.

“The Lapio system is not only a huge leap forward for timing software, it’s also a breakthrough for race directors looking to super-charge their races’ social media presence,” said Sam Fiandaca, Race Director, Brazen Racing.

From now until December 31, 2015, sign up for Lapio’s premium subscription plan with annual payment option and receive Lapio’s custom results and tracking app at no additional cost.

Click here to learn more about Lapio’s subscription model: http://www.lapio.com/pricing/

ABOUT LAPIO, INC.

Lapio is the go to software solution for race organizers and timers who want to provide awesome race experiences for participants and spectators. Our software combines race management, live streamed results, social engagement, photo sharing, and mobile into one, easy-to-use, integrated solution. We are passionate about endurance racing and passionate about technology with innovation at the heart of our solution.  Headquartered in San Francisco, Lapio software has timed nearly 3,000 races and more than 900,000 participants worldwide. For more information, visit www.lapio.com or email hey@lap.io.

Los Angeles Triathlon at Torrance Beach timed with Lapio, race result and HuTag

SAN FRANCISCO – October 2, 2015 – Lapio, Inc. providing powerful race timing software complete with live, accurate results, announces the successful timing of the LA Triathlon at Torrance Beach using Lapio software, race result hardware and Human Tagging RFID HuTag.

The LA Triathlon at Torrance Beach, produced by Pacific Sports, offers 5 distances including the Olympic, Sprint, Super Sprint and Youth triathlons as well as a 5K run. Setup consisted of 6 timing points including 4 different start locations.  The race was timed using Lapio software and race result hardware was used to collect the chip times from HuTag XC-1 RFID tags.  This marks the first year that the LA Triathlon at Torrance Beach has been timed using this powerful combination of timing technology.

Lapio is no stranger to race timing, having provided accurate, live results for nearly 3000 races and more than 900,000 participants worldwide. Lapio teamed up with race result because of their reputation for high quality RFID timing systems capable of timing any type of sporting event. race result uses the HuTag for triathlons and mud races to not only deliver superior accuracy but also durability for the most demanding races.

“Our hardware is made to deliver consistent and accurate timing data and we are proud to have teamed up with Lapio and Human Tagging to provide this level of timing to the LA Triathlon at Torrance Beach. We look forward to future collaborations.” said Sönke Petersen, CEO, race result.

“When developing our software, accuracy of timing has always been our main priority but product adaptability is second. As the market changes, compatibility with the most cutting edge technology is a must. We are happy to be able to work with race result and Human Tagging to offer our customers superior hardware that not only meets but exceeds their race needs.” said Klaus Preisler, Founder, Lapio, Inc.

“It’s an honor to see HuTags used at prestigious events like the LA Triathlon at Torrance Beach. We are committed to manufacturing quality tags that enable partners like Lapio and race result to in turn provide the best results possible” said Edward Yabsley, CEO, Human Tagging.

Click here to view results from the LA Triathlon at Torrance Beach:

https://app.lap.io/event/2015-los-angeles-triathlon/results

ABOUT LAPIO, INC.

Lapio is the go to software solution for race organizers and timers who want to provide awesome race experiences for participants and spectators. Our software combines race management, live streamed results, social engagement, photo sharing, and mobile into one, easy-to-use, integrated solution. We are passionate about endurance racing and passionate about technology with innovation at the heart of our solutions.  Headquartered in San Francisco, Lapio software has timed nearly 3,000 races and more than 900,000 participants worldwide. For more information, visit www.lapio.com or email hey@lap.io.

ABOUT race result

race result creates world class timing equipment, trusted by event professionals at thousands of races each year around the globe. Engineered and built in the heart of Germany’s technology region, our systems are designed for rock solid dependability, unbeatable precision, industry leading detection rates, quick setup, and live streaming results data. USA Headquarters in Boulder, Colorado. For more information, visit raceresult.com or email info@raceresult.com.