WHAT DOES COMMUNITY OUTDOOR MEAN?
It means that we are a free social network, open to all outdoor sport lovers so that they have a place to share itineraries, set up activities and rate them, participate in a ranking and much more...
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HOW TO BE A RIDEER AND BE PART OF THE COMMUNITY?
You have two different ways to register, through facebook or by clicking the button "I want to be a Rideer" in our home page. If you choose to register through Facebook, Facebook itself will strictly take the necessary data for registration. If you choose the other alternative you will just need to fill in the registration form to create your profile.
WHAT TYPE OF USERS CAN REGISTER IN RIDEERS?
Rideers has three types of user where you should choose between when registering:
- Individual: Any user that would like to share and get to know other itineraries, activities or individuals.
- Company/partner: Any entreprise working in outdoor sports that organizes activities and would like to disseminate and make them public.
- Association: Any sport association who organizes activities outdoor and would like to make them public.
WHAT SPORTS COULD BE PART OF RIDEERS?
Rideers integrates all sports that are practised in nature, through vertical and horizontal routes, using the body as the only engine. We have divided them into 6 sectors:
- Trail running and hiking: For all those who are always in search of the path to follow
- For all those who always want to get right to the top
- MTB: For the two-weeler lovers
- Climbing, Via Ferrata, Canyoning, Caving and Highline: For those who like hanging by a thread
- Swimming, snorkel, apnea: For those who feel like a fish in water
- Canoeing, Kayak and Paddle-surf: For those who never go under
HOW CAN I SHARE A SPORTS REVIEW?
If you want to share an activity you've done, document it and have it in your sports background, you just have to go to your profile. On the top right there is the icon "UPLOAD ACTIVITY", please click on it and a form will appear. In the section "type of activity" choose the option "REVIEW" and you will be able to post there all the activity data, describe it, upload the file to display the route on the map or draw it yourself directly
HOW CAN I SHARE A SPORTS PROPOSAL?
If you want to share a sports proposal for other Rideers to join you, you just have to go to your profile. On the top right there is the icon "UPLOAD ACTIVITY", please click on it and a form will appear. In the section "type of activity" choose the option "PROPOSAL" and you will be able to post there all the activity data, describe it, upload the file to display the route on the map or design it yourself directly.
HOW CAN I PARTICIPATE IN THE RANKING?
To participate in the ranking you just have to register and start uploading reviews you have done, document them and share them. Once you have these reviews uploaded, they will appear in the list of "REVIEWS", where they could be voted by other Rideers who will be able to check and comment on them. For each review you upload, you will get points. You will also get points for each cup given by other rideers. If you get to reach the top positions at the end of the year you could get a gift from Rideers!
You will find the ranking rules here.
HOW CAN I SEND A FRIEND REQUEST TO ANOTHER USER?
It's really easy: Just go to the user's profile. On the top right side you will see the icon "ADD TO MY FRIENDS". Click on it and wait for the request to be accepted by the user.
HOW CAN I DELETE MY RIDEERS ACCOUNT?
You just have to send an email to firstname.lastname@example.org, telling us that you no longer want to be part of our community and giving us your full name. Once the administrator gets the message your user profile will be deleted from Rideers.com.