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Sun Devil Athletics Venture Challenge

Sun Devil Athletics, Global Sport Institute, and J. Orin Edson Entrepreneurship + Innovation presented the Sun Devil Athletics’ Venture Challenge. This new initiative was a launchpad for aspiring entrepreneurs and helped establish new and innovative sport concepts that can be launched, piloted, and scaled at Sun Devil Athletics' various facilities. Selected entrepreneurs were invited to participate in the venture challenge to compete for funding and resources to launch their ideas with Sun Devil Athletics.

Winners were also announced at the Venture Devils Demo Day on April 29, 2022.

The winning ventures were Timeout, VO2 and VBAmerica. These three start-ups in addition to Cycle and Gifted will get to test their products within the ASU Athletic Department and earn up to $20,000 in funding. Get to know the winning ventures here