LSTN Emerging SportsTech Trends Takeaways

SportsTech Investment Ecosystem Learnings:

Knowing your audience: Charlie Greenwood made a good point on the differences in pitching style between European and US startups; something I have experienced myself. US startups are quick to point out the opportunity and what could be achieved if everything goes perfect. Whereas European startups often take a much more measured approach and focus instead on what they have done so far before moving on to the larger vision.

Sports Tech Trends

Sports Subscription Fatigue and Competition-We had a great discussion on the transition of content being sold as subscriptions and the idea individual consumers will subscribe to a finite number of subscriptions (my Co-Panelist Lenka Istvanova’s company 7League) pointed out from their research this number to be 4.9. This is for total subscriptions across all entertainment. So Sports Content providers need to realise they are competing with Netflix, Amazon and Disney for these 5 spots with a consumer and find a way to differentiate their offering.

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Chris Knight

Chris Knight

Property, Fitness and Crypto, 28, London