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CoursePro nominated for Best Technology in Participation!

11th February 2019
CoursePro nominated for Best Technology in Participation!

Best Technology for Participation. We like the sound of that! (though we know we haven’t been awarded it yet…) Still; being nominated at the Yahoo Sports Technology Awards means the world to us. At the end of the day, we exist to help our customers get more people into more…

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The Pituitary Foundation – Our Charity of the Year.

15th January 2019
The Pituitary Foundation – Our Charity of the Year.

We couldn’t be more excited to announce this! If you know CAP2, you know we love supporting a good cause. Whether it’s Coffee Mornings for Macmillan Cancer Research, or our yearly Swimathon for Marie Curie and Cancer Research UK. Or simply our regular donations to our local homeless shelter! So…

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Another year at CAP2!

2nd January 2019
Another year at CAP2!

Happy New Year! We hope you had a great 2018, with lots of fun memories and experiences to look back on. Having packed away the baubles and cleared up the tinsel (which was everywhere by the way) we’re all looking forward to the year ahead! But before we get to…

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Summit round two; bigger and better.

12th October 2018

The summits are here to stay! When we organised our first summit in 2017, we simply hoped to get some time face-to-face with our customers, partners and friends. We weren’t sure what to expect, but we knew one thing. CAP2 is different to other, faceless software companies; we want our community…

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CoursePro’s first scrum!

21st July 2018
CoursePro’s first scrum!

CoursePro launches into Rugby! CoursePro might have started out in just one or two sports. Today however, we’re used by 1000’s of sites for over 40 different sports! It’s tough for that first club in a new sport; to take the first step, and change how they run their courses…

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Establishing a tradition…

30th April 2018
Establishing a tradition…

Our family get-together! Whether it’s Thanksgiving or Easter Sunday, the 5th of July or Halloween, we all love our family get-togethers. What’s ours here at CAP2? Probably… The Swimathon! A yearly charity race, swum in teams to raise funds for charities such as Marie Curie and Cancer Research UK, which…

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The future?

1st January 2018
The future?

The future? With more demand, from more sports and more countries than ever before, CoursePro will continue to revolutionise the Sports Course industry.  

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A new term. A new CAP2

4th September 2017
A new term. A new CAP2

A new term. A new CAP2 The big rebrand takes place! Did you know The average wild elephant will walk more than 50 miles every day. That means the speediest of elephants could have walked more than 145,000 miles since CAP2’s conception in 2009; the equivalent of 5.8 times around…

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Fame!!

21st June 2017
Fame!!

Fame!! 3 of our customers face the cameras as CoursePro filming goes on tour to find out how Tennis, Gymnastics and Swimming Clubs use the software. CoursePro at this time has now enrolled 3 million members into sport!! View the films here 

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Our first ever Summit!

8th June 2017
Our first ever Summit!

Our first ever Summit! Our very first ever CoursePro Customer Summit is a great success with over 20 organisations represented at our event in Solihull. The Summit receives the highest Net Promoter Score in the company’s history with attendees loving the interaction, games and full learning experience!

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Promoting Participation!

18th May 2017
Promoting Participation!

Promoting Participation! As part of CAP2’s ongoing push to help increase participation, a participation partnership is created with the exciting sports festival Gofest aimed at helping more kids get into sport!

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A CoursePro milestone

10th February 2017
A CoursePro milestone

A CoursePro milestone A CoursePro milestone is reached as the software surpasses 2.5 million members enrolled on the system! The team’s 2017 plans for growth are in full swing as the popularity of the product exponentially grows.

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Big plans

10th January 2017
Big plans

Big plans Some of the team meet to plan for 2017 in the tranquil setting of Folly Farm in the west country. The findings of the day see the company plan a strategy of growth, innovation and improving CoursePro as a product with the goal of enhancing the functionality of the…

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A big success!

15th December 2016
A big success!

A big success! The team’s festive outfits are once again donned as CAP2 celebrates 1.96 million members enrolled on CoursePro. Meaning an increase of nearly 1 million members in the year 2016 – a figure that had taken 6 years to reach before! CoursePro is now used in thousands of sites,…

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More and more!

1st August 2016
More and more!

More and more! Another 4 new recruits join the team, as CoursePro surpasses 1.5 million members enrolled onto the system! Thousands of sites and nearly 30 different Sporting activities are using the software.

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A million!

23rd February 2016
A million!

A million! The first ever CAP2 Promotional film is made, at the same time, CoursePro surpasses the 1 million mark, with more than 1 million members enrolled onto the software! Have a look at the video below including the old branding CAP2 previously to use:

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A growing team

18th December 2015
A growing team

A growing team A festive Christmas jumper day is born. The team, now grown from 2 to 10, celebrate CoursePro’s brilliant customers who managed to sign up more members to HomePortal in one year than ever before!

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Down under

13th June 2014
Down under

Down under CoursePro goes down under as the first 4 Australian sites begin to use CoursePro! World domination is next!

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Branching out!

4th March 2014
Branching out!

Branching out! CoursePro’s first ever Tennis Club join the ranks: The Academy of Tennis, Hallamshire. It leads to an opening of the floodgates as a huge quantity and variety of new sports take up CoursePro, including Gymnastics, Trampolining and even Nordic walking!

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Leaping forward

15th February 2014
Leaping forward

Leaping forward CoursePro’s revolutionary software is used in London’s National Aquatic Centre (The one from the Olympics!!), with two major providers rolling it out for 150,000+ members combined! Follow the link here to read the Press Release from one of the customers.

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Part of the conversation

30th January 2013
Part of the conversation

Part of the conversation More and more big players in the Sports world start to notice CAP2, and where CoursePro is going. 2013 starts with a number of meetings with industry heavyweights, who work with CAP2 to plan the future. You can view an article detailing the meetings here.

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Home Sweet Home

1st October 2012
Home Sweet Home

Home Sweet Home An office big enough for all the new staff! At last! The city of Bath becomes home to CoursePro as CAP2 open their own office at 18 Monmouth Place.

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Big Steps!

1st June 2012
Big Steps!

Big Steps! CAP2 and CoursePro becomes the official partner of Swim England (previously known as the ASA) and at this point, is used in more than 300 swimming pools throughout the UK.

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Time to release CoursePro on the world!

7th September 2011
Time to release CoursePro on the world!

Time to release CoursePro on the world! Pete and Ross set about releasing the constantly improving CoursePro to the world! They attend a number of events with their swanky stand and the two young men gain huge interest in the product!

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New opportunities

28th June 2011
New opportunities

New opportunities After gaining a number of new clients in quick succession, Jonas Software buy out Pete and Ross and put their weight behind CAP2 – whilst the company begins to grow, and finds its second home in Oxfordshire, the culture and family feel stays strong.

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The first CAP2 home!

1st September 2010
The first CAP2 home!

The first CAP2 home! CAP2 find their first ever home, a small office in Taunton, Somerset.

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And so it begins!

1st September 2009
And so it begins!

And so it begins! The two Entrepreneurs set about creating a software to help the Swim School. They create the very first ever Course Management software. Basic, but revolutionary, the software is snapped up by the Swimming Pool, and the two realise they have hit gold! Cap2 Solutions is born…

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That Eureka moment

1st June 2009
That Eureka moment

That Eureka moment The founders, Pete Walker and Ross Mccaw sit poolside at their local Swimming Club, as they watch on, pieces of paper are flying about and stressed staff are struggling to organise the Club. They wonder if there is an easier way to organise the members and lessons….

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