SAN DIEGO, CA – January 31, 2011 – Active.com®, a media property of Active Network, and the leading online community that connects people with the sports and activities they love to do, today unveiled a new iPhone application and technology for all Web-enabled mobile devices that allows users to sign-up for events and activities from the palm of their hand.
The new mobile technology leverages the core functionality of Active.com, making it easier to search and register for thousands of events and activities including running races, tennis tournaments, triathlons, campgrounds and much more. Individuals can also read over 10,000 Active.com articles, view race course maps, save favorite activities and share information through social media. The mobile-friendly version of Active.com can now be accessed on any mobile browser and the iPhone application can be downloaded for free at the iTunes store.
"For events that sell out quickly, this is a game changer,” added Brian Enge, vice president at Active Network. “Individuals can now access events with their mobile devices as soon as registration becomes available and for endurance junkies who are constantly searching for their next challenge, this technology is a great fit."
For more information about the mobile suite of applications offered by Active.com, go to www.active.com/mobile.
Active.com, a media property of The Active Network, Inc., is the leading online community for people who want to discover, learn about, share, register for and ultimately participate in activities about which they are passionate. Millions of active individuals visit Active.com each month to search and register online for races, team sports and recreational activities; interact with others who have similar interests; start online training programs; and access nutrition, fitness and training tips.