Hype 2016 RIO Sports Innovation Contest (Funded to RIO 2016 Olympics in Brazil plus 100,000 EURO)

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.

  • Benefits

    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

Apply Now for the Hype 2016 RIO Sports Innovation Contest 

For More Information:

Visit the Official Webpage of the Hype 2016 RIO Sports Innovation Contest 


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