Category Overview

Best Participation Technology

Category Introduction

This award celebrates technologies which have a measurable impact on promoting, improving or increasing participation.


Entries are invited from across all aspects of the sports sector globally.


Judges will review entries on the following criteria

• What need does the innovation meet and how does it do so effectively

• To what degree is the innovation unique

• Where there is competing technology, how is the entry’s technology superior (i.e. easier to use, more accessible, more rigorous etc.)

• How scalable is the technology, what is its potential for growth and to what degree can it disrupt the existing market

• Quantitative and qualitative data supporting the entry (e.g. stats and third-party endorsements)