Major new project: Avaí FC, welcome to the SportyCo family!

We have just announced a major partnership with Campeonato Brasileiro Série B football club Avaí Futebol Clube at a press event in Florianópolis in Brazil: the first Initial Coin Offering (ICO) in the history of football. The new cryptocurrency, AVAI Token, will be designed specifically for the club. Fans all over the world will be …

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Meet the team: Who’s behind SportyCo graphics?

Remember the time of our rebranding? We do like it was yesterday. Not just because of our new, now best-recognized name, but also because it came with a whole new makeover – from the website to the logo, our coin, and all the other bunch of stuff that naturally comes with it. We feel our …

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Top 10 highest-paid athletes in the world

Forbes recently released his annual global list of the 100 top-earning athletes in pro sports, that managed to accumulate $3.8 billion with 23% derived from sponsorships and appearances in 2017/18 season. In all there are athletes from 23 countries and 11 sports, prevailing with NBA players (40) and Americans (65).    Looking at the top …

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Blackbridge and SportyCo Announce Strategic Partnership

After months of cooperation, we are formally announcing a strategic partnership with Liverpool-based Blackbridge Cross Borders Ltd. We have a new partner and are preparing a lot of exciting projects together! Blackbridge has extensive connections in the football world, and we worked together for the better half of the year now. We both believe that …

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Meet the team: Who’s the guy managing SportyCo marketing?

You all know how marketing is important in business, especially small ones, that yet have to swim to the shore. Having a professional to lead your boat here is crucial, and we’re sure we’ve got one of the best ones – his name is Peter Šepetavc, and he is our CMO, coordinating and planning all marketing and …

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Ways to invest in sport – existing model and its disruption

Sport is one of the biggest and fastest growing industries in the world. It’s a trillion-dollar commercial enterprise involving countless participants on all levels of economic activity, and it’s a field full of passion and emotions, that brings people closure and a sense of belonging. Everybody loves sport, either as a participant or a fan, …

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The most expensive kids’ sports

We shared with you a lot of stories on how families are stretching their budgets on high-priced kids’ sports, so let’s face it. Parents will do whatever they can for their child and sports industry knows that – they make $15.3 billion annually, which mean it has nearly doubled in the last 10 years. Families …

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SportyCo platform update – status report and plan

Hi, SportyCo community. Summer is in full swing, but that doesn’t mean we are sitting idly. We are gearing up for a very eventful autumn, so we have some busy months behind and, of course, ahead of us. We have given you an update on the general plans we have with the platform upgrade in …

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SportyCo World Cup Game aftermath (in numbers)

World Cup 2018 has ended and most probably agree that this 31 days of excitement was far from predictable.  And since the end of the championship means also the end our World Cup Game, we looked at some final numbers and here is what we found out. 60,4% of you predicted that France will win …

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