Updates & Announcements

New Years Mission

It’s that time of year where we reflect on a year that was, and look forward to a year that will be. To encourage time outside to reflect, we have a special mission just for you. Go for a brisk walk (minimum 3km) to unlock a special redemption code for 50% off a RAYA Collectible Membership before the members-only elevated missions begin next year! Offer ends on December 31, 11:59pm PST. What are you waiting for? Get after it!

Holiday Mission Update

Thank you to everyone who participated in our friendly competition between retail partners AND the world. The results are in, and Vancouver has taken the crown. As a gift, adidas will be generously donating $1000 to the local Vancouver food bank. Congratulations, and please don’t forget to enter the holiday redemption raffles which end on December 31, 2022.

Holiday Mission By: adidas

Starting next Tuesday, we're going head to head with our retail partners in a friendly distance competition with each cities communities all in the spirit of giving this holiday season! Grab your friends, sign up for a free account, and let’s run for the food bank! Check it out here.

Missions are LIVE!

At long last, we’re ready to launch our mission feature for the community. Starting with base missions designed for EVERYONE, join the fun with daily, weekly, and monthly challenges to collect additional RAYA points.

Retail Partner Page

We just launched a page that outlines all the perks you get from our retail partners by owning a digital membership. Check it out here.

How It Works!

If you’re curious to know how our app works, here is a step-by-step guide. Stay tuned for the launch of missions and redemptions very soon!

Memberships are LIVE!

RAYA Collectible Memberships are now available for $199USD each. Series 1 includes 5,102 animated characters wearing officially licensed shoes and apparel from adidas, Salomon, On, Ciele, and Satisfy. Unlock elevated missions and redemptions, access IRL perks from our retail partner, and own a unique NFT designed and illustrated by Marlon Soriano.

Membership Update

We delayed last week's planned launch (originally November 3) to accommodate for more testing and a much more seamless check-out experience. Stay tuned for the latest updates on Discord.

Membership FAQs

We’re getting close to launch! Please read through this document for a detailed explanation and FAQs for the RAYA Collectible Memberships: https://wiki.runasyouare.io/wiki/memberships/faqs

Vancouver Pop-Up Experience

We’re officially closing our doors to the RAYA Pop-Up Experience in Vancouver, BC. We were open for exactly 2 weeks, and we hosted 3 community runs and 2 business meetups. Thank you to everyone who attended and stay tuned for details on the next stop on our world tour!

Memberships Update

The date is set! We’re releasing Series 1 of our RAYA Collectible Memberships on November 3rd! Stay tuned for a full breakdown of the collection in the coming days.

Points Migration

For our early supporters collecting RAYA Points in our Discord community, we’ve opened up a portal to migrate those points over to this one. Moving forward, all points will be collected on this app, and not on Discord. For more information on the steps, please join our Discord community.

About Us

This section has been updated. It now links to our comprehensive Run As You Are (RAYA) Wiki! Please take some time to read about the RAYA Point System in detail, and learn more about our product roadmap!

Missions + Redemptions

These will be available soon. We’re populating a full calendar for 2022/2023, and working with our brand and retail partners to plan some special missions and redemptions for members and non-members during the holiday season and beyond. It all starts in November.

RAYA Pop-Up Experience (Vancouver, BC)

You’re in luck! We’re extending our pop-up shop another week. We are now open until October 27, 2022. Stop by between 10am to 5pm weekdays at The Juice Truck at 28 W 5th Avenue.

Strava Sync Function

We managed to simplify the user flow on Strava to reduce errors.

Welcome to Run As You Are (RAYA)

Our beta is now live! Please sign up on our homepage to start earning RAYA Points.

It’s Time To Go Running

The sun's out and it's time to bring the heat! Long days and high temperatures can't hold us back – they're fuel for our fire. Join the Run As You Are crew and let's turn this summer into a high-octane running revolution. Don't just beat the heat, outrun it!