Series A Funded Businesses category: Sports Technology Awards Startups

These awards celebrate startup businesses creating technology or tech-led solutions, for any facet of the sports sector, which have achieved Series A funding. This category will be streamed into two awards based on annual revenues, one awarding businesses with annual revenues of less than £2m / US$3m, and one awarding businesses with annual revenues of more than £2m / US$3m.

Companies must be no more than five (5) years old as of 31 December 2018.

The judges will determine the winners based on their assessment of

  • The entry’s business proposition / service
  • What IP is owned (where relevant)
  • What need in the market its work meets and defensibility of the market
  • What its commercial objectives are and to what degree it has been successful
  • How the Series A funding has been used and how this has benefited the company

Their assessment of the entry’s company structure, growth plans relative to the market and evidence supporting claims of success

Please note

  • All judges sign an NDA and declare all conflicts of interest. As such, all information shared is confidential
  • Entrants may wish to withhold highly sensitive information, but facts, figures and stats will carry more weight than testimonials
  • The organizers reserve the right to request proof of any claims made in this form

If you have any questions regarding the application or any objections to a specific judge reviewing your work, please contact the Awards office and we will aim to help you in any way we can.