Above The Rim Challenge
Meet up with Decathlon and start collaborating on the future of connected Basket Ball.
Our vision & mission
We are dreaming of tomorrow's basket and need you to achieve it!
Connectivity is soon going to involve a major part of our product ranges. To achieve this, we aim to find partners to collaborate on some of the key functionalities.
The objective here is to help basketball players practice their skills, compete against friends and share it with other members of the community.
This objective brings us today to be seeking for outstanding startups with whom we could collaborate to design the future of Basket Ball through connectivity.
Participate in this challenge and get your chance to pitch your startup idea in front of our Shenzhen leadership team and start a collaboration!
Our current constraints
To achieve a product appealing to everyone
Also, the basket should bring a new & fun breath to the game, enabling the player to interact with a community of users, measure his/her improvements and compete against friends, other members of this community or even the basket itself!
Therefore, the device/solution should deliver accurate information while bringing basketball to another level of interaction at an accessible price.
Categories you can choose from
Capture and treat data from the action created by the players to enrich his/her general experience.
Aggregate and exploit data on player placement, shooting accuracy or any other data related aspects to provide an augmented basketball experience.
To the top 5 teams selected for the Demo day.
To Decathlon's management
Following the demo day.
With relevant industry members.
Timeline of the challenge
all steps to come.