Achieving gender equality in sports

Over the last decade, female participation in sports has witnessed a sharp increase. Every Olympics so far, the percentage of women part slightly grew. This sign of minimizing the gap between the genders is, of course, positive. However, completely balancing out the sexes within sports is a lengthy process and will only be achieved when …

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10 interesting facts about the UEFA Champions League

The 64th season of Europe’s premier club football tournament is in full swing, and so is SportyCo Predict & Win game, where predicting the scores of Champions League matches can bring you awesome prizes! Conducted by top-division football teams, the Mother of club football competitions is one of the most popular sports events in the …

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Historic recurrence and Cryptocurrency

As we approach the final month of the year, cryptocurrency investors hold their breath in anticipation. As history generally has a way of repeating itself, all fingers are crossed and eyes are pointed at the market, holding on to the emotions that were experienced 365 days ago.  With optimism wired in our brains, the expectations …

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Avaí FC Token Crowdsale has ended

Alas, it wasn’t meant to be. The AVAI Token Crowdsale has ended after a strong showing, as it failed to reach the soft-cap. Setting up an ICO under current circumstances in the cryptocurrency world is almost a mission impossible – investor confidence is low, the crypto market cap is lower than any time in 2018 …

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Top 10 highest-paid female athletes of 2018

According to a BBC Sport’s research, there is an equal prize money reward for men and women in 35 out of 44 sports that provided the information, but counting in also the off-court earning opportunities, only female tennis seams to be at least in the same universe as men’s. The first tournament to offer equal …

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Summer Youth Olympic Games 2018

Last week the most promising future prospects in the professional world of sports got together in Buenos Aires, Argentina, for the third Summer Youth Olympic Games (YOG). In this 12-day celebration of sport, 3,997 athletes between the age of 15 to 18 baffled the world with their outstanding abilities. The YOG was established in the …

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Athletes on their quest for excellence

There are no guaranteed blueprints or formulae for an athlete to excel and obtain operational excellence in a high-performance culture. However, there are many speculations on a comprehensive approach that allows high performance to be inevitable and sustainable, according to a case study executed by Lorenz, Reiman, Lehecka and Naylor. On the Characteristics that Determine …

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Avai Fc on its way to the Brasileiro Campeonato Série A

CAMPINAS, Brazil – last Saturday a battle between two rivals took place. Avaí Football club faced Guarani in their Estádio Brinco de Ouro. In this clash of the Brasileiro Campeonato série B titans, the winner would place itself in the top 4 of the B-league, also known as the promotion group. During this exciting game, …

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Athletes, we want you!

Athlete, club or sports organization, struggling to finance your career? We just might help! The SportyCo platform, that offers up and coming athletes, sports clubs and sports organizations a new channel for financing their costs in building a career in sports, is coming up for a major update, with a better and easier solution for …

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