Glory for EVS at Sports Technology Awards 2015

A joint venture between R3 Events and ENS, the Sports Technology Awards was established in 2014 to celebrate the best and most innovative technology in sport, encompassing training, performance and apps. The second edition took place on 27 March at popular venue The Brewery, located in London’s Moorgate.

More than 450 people attended the ceremony, which featured guest appearances from Judy Murray and Duncan Goodhew, among many others. Media production systems specialist (and SVG Europe sponsor) EVS was among the recipients, collecting the Award for Best Technology Provider – but the full list of winners can be found below:

Sport England Sports Technology Design Challenge: JAS Product Design Services

Best Use of Technology by a Sponsor: O2 in partnership with England Rugby

Best Support Technology for Managers and Coaches (Individual): TechSmith Corporation – Coach’s Eye

Best Use of Technology by a Club or Franchise: Chelsea Football Club in partnership with CACI Ltd

Best Wearable Technology (Performance): Brain Sentry

Best Technology Facilitating Commercial Return: Ticketmaster

Best Use of Technology by a Venue, Arena or Stadium: TribeHive – HiveCore

Best Use of Technology by a Governing Body, Federation or Rights Holder: Powerboat P1

Best Use of Technology by a Broadcaster: Channel 4

Best Wearable Technology (Measurement): Swimtag

Best Technology for Fans: 143rd Open Championship

Best Technology Across Multiple Sports: English Institute of Sport in partnership with Dartfish

Best Equipment or Kit: AlterG

Best Technology Provider: EVS

Best Technology to Promote Participation in Sport:

Most Promising Concept Award: SmartLife

Best Technology for Managers and Coaches (Team): Captured

Best Sports App: Bleacher Report UK

Best Technology in a Single Sport: Sportradar Security Services

Sports Technology Innovator 2015: Paddy Lowe, Executive Director (Technical), Mercedes AMG Petronas Racing

Best Technology Partnership: Jaguar – Innovation Partner to Team Sky

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