TeamSportz and London Youth Games Foundation Announce Groundbreaking Partnership to Revolutionise Youth Sports Competitions

24th Apr 2024
Yolanda Martin
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In an exciting development for youth sports, TeamSportz, the pioneering AI multi-sport platform, and the London Youth Games (LYG) Foundation, the charity that delivers the largest annual youth sports event in Europe, have announced a strategic partnership aimed at transforming the way sports competitions are organised and executed across London. This collaboration leverages TeamSportz’s cutting-edge technology to streamline the entry process and manage competitions for the London Youth Games’ network, including 33 London Boroughs and over 3,000 schools.

Since its inception, TeamSportz has been at the forefront of technological innovation in sports, offering a comprehensive suite of features designed to enhance the performance and experience of amateur sports teams and their coaches. With its ability to provide professional-level sports tracking and analysis without the need for additional equipment, TeamSportz has made significant strides in making advanced sports technology accessible and affordable.

Andy Dalby-Welsh, CEO London Youth Games said: “Through our partnership with TeamSportz, we’re transforming the administrative landscape of youth sports competitions. By streamlining processes and optimising workflows, we’re enhancing the operational efficiency of the London Youth Games, benefiting thousands of young people and their coaches. This collaboration not only simplifies the entry process for London boroughs and schools but also ensures a seamless experience for all involved. Together, we’re strengthening our commitment to fostering inclusive and accessible sporting opportunities across London.”

The London Youth Games brings together young people from all 33 London boroughs and 3,000 schools to compete in over 60 competitions across 30 different sports. The partnership with TeamSportz marks a pivotal step in enhancing the operational efficiency of these games, benefiting thousands of young people and their coaches.

Video: Kick off of TeamSportz partnership with London Youth Games

Optimising Sports Management with Innovative Technology

The partnership has already yielded impressive results, with TeamSportz’s platform being instrumental in organising and running 34 competitions, with 4,300 participants across 15 sports since January. The platform’s ability to seamlessly manage entries and competitions has significantly optimised the workflow for the London boroughs and the schools network to submit the thousands of entries into competition.

“TeamSportz is thrilled to partner with the London Youth Games, a cherished institution that has nurtured the talents of young people for decades,” said Francisco Baptista, Founder and CEO of TeamSportz. “Our platform’s capability to streamline the administrative aspects of sports competitions aligns perfectly with the London Youth Games’ mission to provide inclusive and competitive opportunities for youth across London. Together, we are setting a new standard for sports management and participation.”

This partnership not only simplifies the logistical challenges associated with organising large-scale sports competitions but also enriches the experience of participants and organisers alike. By harnessing the power of AI and digital technology, TeamSportz and the London Youth Games are paving the way for a more connected, efficient, and enjoyable sports ecosystem.