Shortlist

It’s here – the shortlist for the 2016 Sports Technology Awards, consisting of the most exciting and innovative organizations in sport globally.

The winners were revealed on 15th April in a ceremony attended by over 400 senior industry figures. To be part of this, click here to sign up for 2017.

 
Best Use of Technology by a Rights Holder, Broadcaster or Governing Body
  • BBC Sport - World Athletics Championships Touchscreen
  • BT Sport and deltatre
  • Formula E
  • NASCAR
  • NBA and WSC Sports
  • UFC
  • VisitEngland
  • World Rugby & Hawk-Eye Innovations - Rugby World Cup 2015

Best Partnership, Single Sport
  • Neulion and the World Surf League
  • Refresh Films and the PFA
  • SAP and the WTA
  • Sportradar and the ITF
  • Toshiba and the Rugby World Cup 2015
  • WSC Sports and the NBA

Best Partnership, Multiple Sports
  • Avaya
  • Grabyo
  • Opendorse
  • Pavegen Systems
  • Spidercam GmbH and Vizrt
  • Sports Structures

Best Brand App
  • Axisstars
  • Be The Ref
  • Cricket Australia
  • Masimo
  • Football Manager
  • TalentKode Sports

Best Tournament App
  • FIA Formula E
  • ICC Cricket World Cup 2015 by Pulselive
  • LEVERADE
  • ringit! By iPro
  • Rugby World Cup 2015 - Omnigon
  • SEA Games

Best New Concept
  • 21st Club
  • BT
  • Doublesix
  • Hawk-Eye Innovations and Fox Sports
  • Living Sports
  • NMP ForceDecks
  • NowPlay
  • Return2Play

Best Technology for Commercial Returns
  • Advanced Ticketing
  • Brandtix
  • Mobile Media Content
  • RotoWire
  • Tripleplay
  • Vogo

Best Technology for Managers and Coaches
  • Elite Sport Technologies
  • Firstbeat Technologies
  • Flightscope
  • Kitman Labs
  • Sport Technology Services
  • Sportlyzer
  • USA Hockey
  • Vizrt

Best Technology for Use by a Venue, Stadium, Club or Franchise
  • Cryoaction
  • Eleven Sports Media
  • Avaya Stadium
  • SignalShare
  • SIS Pitches
  • Vogo

Best Technology to Promote Participation
  • Aqua Passport
  • BBC Get Inspired
  • Find a Player
  • MyLocalPitch
  • Openplay
  • RunSocial
  • ShotTracker
  • WOOOBA

Best Kit or Apparel
  • 9 Degrees Freedom
  • ASICS
  • Guardlab
  • Heimdall Protective Tech
  • Jabra
  • Skulpt

Best Wearable
  • Catapult
  • Fibrux Oy
  • Intel
  • Jabra
  • Kingii
  • Nymbl Science
  • Pulse Play
  • STATSports Technologies

Best Use of Technology by a Sponsor
  • AIG and The Haka 360 Experience (New Zealand Rugby)
  • Healthspan Elite and Team Sky
  • Jaguar - #FeelWimbledon
  • O2 and England Rugby
  • SAP and the WTA
  • William Hill and the PDC World Darts Championship

Best Fan Engagement Technology
  • Autography
  • Creative Technology
  • FanDuel
  • Mondogoal
  • Skreens
  • TOK.tv

Best Fan Engagement, Brand
  • DraftKings
  • Eurosport
  • JOE Media
  • NBA
  • New York City FC
  • The Football Republic

Best Fan Engagement, Tournament
  • AIG and The Haka 360 Experience (New Zealand Rugby)
  • O2 Wear the Rose (The Rugby World Cup)
  • Rugby World Cup 2015 - Stackla
  • The Championships, Wimbledon (IBM)
  • World Surf League (Neulion)
  • Your Race to Dubai (The European Tour and Golf GameBook)
 
Sport England Sports Technology Hackathon
  • Bournemouth University
  • Equipe
  • Team Pulse