How much prize money there is in different sports?

There is a continuous question on how much money athletes make participating in different sports, especially when deciding whether to invest in athletes on our platform, for example. Sports is particularly attractive to sponsors for brand exposure and it’s no surprise that a high percentage of an athlete’s salary comes from it, but that’s far …

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Behind the scene: World Sports Blockchain Summit

At SportyCo we organized and hosted the largest live online conference dedicated exclusively to sports and blockchain, and we are proud to say it was a smashing success. Our speakers with a wide array of experience from the worlds of sports, finance, business, and blockchain, gave us a comprehensive insight into what the future will bring to this exciting crypto sphere and how can blockchain revolutionize sports financing.

If you missed the stream on May 10, you can register on to be notified when the recording is ready. In the meantime, enjoy this behind the scene photos from our studio. Thank you all for joining us!

How support for parents in sport has changed across a generation

Head of Wellbeing at the Youth Sport Trust, Chris Wright, discusses how support for sports parents has dramatically changed for the better since the last decade. At the age of 14, I was a talented squash and football player. I was an England international under the then England Squash coach Jonah Barrington and was representing …

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Luís Figo, football legend, joins SportyCo as an ambassador

The former Portuguese superstar will cooperate with SportyCo in promoting the project to the worldwide football audience. Following the footsteps of Ronaldinho and Roberto Carlos, with the latter joining the team in a more hands-on role, we are very happy to announce that former Real Madrid and Portugal football legend Luís Figo is joining the …

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Top 10 richest sporting events in the world

No wonder football (soccer) players are one of the richest athletes on Earth. The top 10 is dominated by football events, but that’s not such a surprise since football is, by all means, the king of sports, being watched and played by millions of people worldwide. And comparing the list from the last couple of years positions …

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Help us make SportyCo better

At SportyCo we are aware that community is very important and can contribute a lot to a mutual success of SportyCo. So we kindly invite you to become a part of our story. FEEDBACK The most important thing is feedback from the community. We encourage you to do a comprehensive test of the website ( …

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The refugee on Giro d’Italia start line

A couple of months on from having their only Muslim rider quit the team, Israel Cycling Academy have signed a replacement: Awet Gebremedhin, a 25-year-old Eritrean cyclist with an extraordinary backstory. Gebremedhin has had to deal with more setbacks than most young riders aiming to become professional riders, running away after a stint of racing …

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New campaign on the SportyCo platform: meet Niki Lehikoinen

Our platform is live, ready to use, and now it got even better. We are presenting Niki, a prospective young ski cross racer, ready to kick-off his professional career with the help of blockchain technology. Niki Lehikoinen is a 21-year-old ski cross racer from Finland, competing for Switzerland, that soon realized traditional skiing lacks that …

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