UQ brings the HYPE SPIN
Global Sports Accelerator to Australia

SPIN Program Highlights

  • 15 week virtual accelerator program with 3 on-site workshops in Brisbane

  • Connect with mentors from around the world from sports leaders such as UEFA, Nike, Adidas and the NFL

  • $25,000 equity free cash prize to the winner of the program's final Global Pitch Event

  • Travel support for regional, interstate and international companies

  • Access to HYPE Sports Innovation's network of 29,000 members including retail brands, athletic clubs and federations

  • Become part of HYPE's 9,000 startup alumni network

  • Over $2.5M AUD raised by the 2018 cohort



The HYPE UQ SPIN Accelerator program is proudly supported by the Queensland Government.

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Check out the highlights from the HYPE UQ SPIN Global Pitch Event at the 2018 Commonwealth Games!


Applications for the 2019 HYPE SPIN Accelerator open soon!

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HYPE's unique SPIN accelerator supports startups with access to global mentors, investors and sports stakeholders.
Meet the teams from the inaugural 2018 HYPE UQ SPIN Accelerator cohort.
ARIVAL, an augmented reality fan-engagement startup has won the first ever HYPE UQ SPIN Accelerator Pitch Competition and a $25,000 cash prize!

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