Application Deadline: April 28 2016
Pitch your start-up to the Top Sport Industry Investors and the Olympic Committee
Connect with the sports industry leaders
Get exposure and media coverage
Take part in our International acceleration program
Find your investment opportunities
1st Place Wins 100,000 EURO
The ‘Global Sport Innovation‘ is an international startup competition bringing together the best and brightest entrepreneurs from all across the globe, focused on building innovative products & technologies that disrupt the world of sports as we know it.
The final competition will take place in Rio de Janeiro, in the midst of the 2016 Olympic Games.
8 innovative startups, each carefully selected to represent a different country, will make it to the finals after winning a semi-final regional competition.
Participating startups will get the opportunity to pitch their ventures before a grand audience comprised of top VCs, angel investors, accelerators, corporate partners and most importantly key players and influential figures from the sports industry.
Accepeted entrepeneurs will be provided with a training & acceleration program, provided by the HYPE Start-Up Foundation.
Applications Close – Selection Comittee
Semi-Finals Regional Acceleration Program
Regional Semi-Final Competitions – May-July (pending on country)
Global Sports Innovation Competition Finals in Rio – August 2