Fully Interactive Sports Entertainment and Training
"Currently under development, Sportstacular venues will offer up to 100 multi-sport simulators that are designed with socially distanced pods for competitive and safe esports. Additionally, Sportstacular venues will be linked city-to-city for tournaments with sponsored prizes."DumbLittleMan.com: Press, What Is Extended Reality?
"Sports fans have turned to Sportstacular for help. It offers up to 100 multi-sport simulators in venues designed for competition. It's safe... too, with socially distant pods."The Sports Column, Demetrius Harrison: Press, XR Virtual Sports Are Here
"In the near future this type of gameplay will take place at sports gaming centers where socially distanced pods will keep people separate and safe. Tournaments will take place between people at different locations."ValueWalk.com, Jacob Wolinsky: Press, The Future of XR Sports
"Emerging XR technology such as Sportstacular takes place in a physical venue where people can compete against others. The competition takes place in a socially distanced pod, and leaderboards track winners across multiple locations. The physical venue sports technology gives people a safer way to play sports during the pandemic."Brian Wallace, Nowsourcing: Press, Extended Reality and the Convergence of AR and VR
"(E)xtended reality sporting centers will give people a place to go play realistic sports with real equipment from the safety of a closed pod...(These) games will provide the opportunity for competition with others from other cities and states right along with a leaderboard to show who's winning."Health Status, Danielle White: Press, Physical Fitness in a Pandemic: Extended Reality Sports
"Extended reality blends real and virtual worlds to create complex environments where physical and digital elements can interact in real time."TalkBasket.net: Press, Extended Reality may be the NBA's next big thing
"Extended reality facilities for digital sports can offer individual pods for players that not only immerse them in a virtual world, but that also keep them properly socially distanced."Digital Information World: Press, Extended Reality Gaming and The Future of Sports
"These types of simulations work for everyone from the casual player to the athlete training for competition."Digital Information World: Press, Extended Reality Gaming and The Future of Sports
"In a real-world application such as Sportstacular, players enter a socially distanced pod in a gaming center that offers multiple sports."Tech Aeris, Alex Hernandez: Press, Infographic: Are XR sports the future?
"All of this technology is heading to the next step in extended reality sporting events, which...allow players to experience realistic gameplay with competitors across town and across the world."Thrive Global: Press, Regaining Balance with Extended Reality Sports
"Extended reality (XR) is one of the solutions that could get people back to playing real sports again but on a virtual scale...When these technologies are used for sports, people can be safely socially distanced from each other while also experiencing the competition of realistic gameplay."e27.co, Maggie Kimberl: Press, Move over VR: XR in sports is the future
Move Over VR: XR Sports Are The Future
The popularity of virtual reality experiences, including augmented and mixed reality is on the rise
By 2023, the consumer market for extended reality is expected to reach $18 billion USD
“COVID-19 has impacted the sports industry and boosted gaming & esports to the next level. The pandemic is accelerating existing trends and has presented an opportunity for virtual technologies to rapidly grow.” — Gregory Gettinger, PhD, Founder & CEO of VR Motion Learning
Thanks to emerging tech, we can do more from home than ever before
“Sports as a whole are turning toward an increased amount of technology to bring about a sense of normalcy in light of the current state of the world” — Aaron Shapiro, Founder & CEO of Graff Golf
Real Sports, Virtually Anywhere
“As AI becomes more mainstream, video capture powered by machine learning analysis of the athlete's biomechanical patterns will become commonplace… athletes will receive real-time actionable feedback and amplified post-game analysis”- Patrick Henry, CPO of Cybersports
Virtual Sports Of The Future
As we learn more about genetics and biomechanics, and as we develop better types of technology, including virtual and augmented reality, athletes will continue to improve and become capable of feats that were unimaginable decades ago” — Kevin Loria, Science Writer at Business Insider
What’s the future of sports tech?
“Athletes of diverse skill levels will simply log into a portal, put on extended reality (XR) goggles and use enhanced but regulation sports equipment to play and compete in any sport, at any time, from anywhere in the world.” — Adam Slocum, Co-Founder & CEO of Sportstacular, Inc.
Ready, set, go — Get ready for the future of extended reality sports