We’re announcing a major pivot! The second incarnation of Metrunner will focus on enabling co-creation of virtual urban experiences by everyone. Everyone will be able to draw and build virtual experiences in cities, without specialized training. What’s the new Metrunner for? The new Metrunner opens up a number of opportunities for co-creation of virtual experiences, […]
World Orienteering Day is here! Rise to the occasion and don’t miss it! From now until 14 September, join any orienteering game on Metrunner and get counted as a participant in World Orienteering Day! Both physical and virtual games count. (We’ll help you with the reporting.) With a physical game, you use your mobile phone […]
Your club’s app that shows the mobile orienteering courses and events you offer. Your company’s app for your customers that shows the sights and attractions nearby. Now available on Metrunner. The initial functions that Metrunner offers with white labelling include: Your logo on the app Your exclusive tours and events for your white label version […]
New features: Changes to tour and game interface design Countdown bar Show your GPS route (beta) Explore these features with Metrunner Virtual Orienteering Contest—Sweden and Thailand, now extended to 10 January 2021.
Nuuk feels like the end of the world, but no, it’s a booming town of 18 000 people and the capital of Greenland, an autonomous territory of Denmark adjacent to Canada. Greenland was traditionally settled by Inuit and Thule peoples; the first Europeans to arrive were the Icelandic settlers in 986. Norse settlements disappeared in […]
Find out the answer and explore it virtually at https://swedenmarker.com/2020/12/23/advent-calendar-2020-23-sweden-hills/. Original photo: Gaudi9223, CC BY-SA 4.0, via Wikimedia Commons. Link to photo in above-linked web page.
Of the major capitals in Southeast Asia today, Kuala Lumpur’s location comes in as a bit of unique: it belongs to a maritime nation whose capital is not on the coast. Indeed, 200 years ago, nobody would believe this place would be the site of a great city: it’s a muddy place deep in the […]
The capital of the state of Texas in the United States, is also its most interesting city. While Texas is often thought of as a conservative state with lots of ranches, Austin is practically none of these—it has the most liberal and innovative community of all Texas, and a hub for creatives and startups. The […]
Metrunner Christmas Virtual Orienteering Double Week with Sweden and Thailand! Stay at home, stay safe and healthy, play orienteering, and explore the world virtually! NEW! Extended to 10 January 2021 Metrunner has updated its game and tour interface! The contest is now extended to 10 January 2021 for you to experience the new interface with […]
Hanoi is the capital of Vietnam. While it had been an ancient capital with the name Thăng Long (rising dragon), it became the capital of French Indochina in 1887. It later became the capital of North Vietnam and, after the Vietnam War, of all Vietnam. Hanoi is notable for traditional Vietnamese architecture like the Temple […]