BEFORE NOW, THE CHOICES AVAILABLE to organizers of trail running events for the timing of their races were:
- Expensive — Contracting a professional chip-timing service, the cost of which can easily exceed 1,000€.
Painful — Manually recording times, using a stopwatch and paper, or typing into an Excel spreadsheet on a laptop.
An exciting new option exists that costs a fraction of a professional service, is convenient and easy to use, yet provides high quality, reliable results. Continue reading RaceSplitter in the sport of Trail Running
This past weekend, the nearby town of San Pedro celebrated its annual “24 hours of sports” festival, during which a variety of sporting events are conducted over a one-day period. One of the events was a 2km race for the town locals. The Makalu team volunteered to provide timing service using our RaceSplitter product — an iPhone/iPad app used to time sporting events and races.
Continue reading Timing of the 24 hours of San Pedro race with RaceSplitter
Yesterday we got a glimpse of the future of race timing, as the Makalu team traveled to Atarfe, Spain to conduct a live demonstration of our new product, RaceSplitter — an iPhone application for race timing.
Continue reading RaceSplitter demonstration at the Sierra Elvira Spanish Cup mountain trail race
AYER HEMOS TENIDO UN ANTICIPO DEL FUTURO DEL CRONOMETRAJE DE CARRERAS, al tiempo que el equipo de Makalu viajó a Atarfe, Granada, para llevar a cabo una demostración en vivo de nuestro nuevo producto, RaceSplitter – una aplicación de iPhone para el cronometraje de carreras.
Continue reading Demostración de RaceSplitter en la carrera de montana de la copa de Espana de Sierra Elvira
For future reference, here are some photos of the Makalu Interactive office in beautiful Marbella, Spain. (These are samples from a photo set on Flickr, in case you want to see more.)
Continue reading Photos of the Makalu Interactive office, in Marbella, Spain