January 12, 2023 | at the FISU Winter University Games
FISU will supply the NFT digital trophies at the FISU World University Games in Lake Placid 2023 thanks to an agreement signed with LEVERADE.
FISU will use blockchain technology to reward players with digital trophies, positioning itself as one of the most innovative entities in the world.
A partnership for the future of college sport
Thanks to blockchain technology, FISU will provide official medals in the NFT format minted by the Federation, with a certificate of authenticity and ownership forever stored in the blockchain.
Digital trophies are a great asset and attraction for attracting public attention, encouraging engagement and interaction on social networks and thus attracting media attention.
Athletes who win a digital medal can reap huge benefits.
- Get Exclusive, unique and not to be imitated digital certification his sporting achievements.
- Generate visibility on social networks increase media exposure and community engagement.
- Carry their trophy everywhere on mobile, their virtual trophy room is in the metaverse.
- They can finance their sports careers through sales or sponsorship.
- Receive exclusive benefits for having the medal(s) and receive a competition prize.
The agreement reached between FISU and LEVERADE is a big step towards the future of university sports and demonstrates the usefulness and possibilities of blockchain technology in the world of sports.
On January 12-22, the FISU World University Games in Lake Placid 2023 will bring together 1,443 student-athletes aged 17-25 from 543 universities in 46 countries to participate in 85 competitions in alpine skiing, biathlon, cross-country skiing, curling, freestyle and free ski, figure skating, ice hockey, nordic combined, short track speed skating, snowboarding, ski jumping and speed skating. Athletes will compete in 86 medal events across Lake Placid and the North Country, including Saranac Lake, Wilmington, North Creek, Potsdam and Guangzhou.
Contact at LEVERADE: Antonio Romero, CEO, email@example.com
The blockchain chosen by LEVERADE is Polygon. Polygon went carbon-neutral in 2022 with its Ethereum merger, moving from Proof-of-Work to Proof-of-Stake. Put simply, all hardware validators (miners) are gone, reducing electricity consumption by 99.5%. Polygon has reached the milestone of becoming carbon neutral in 2022.
For more information about the 2023 FISU Lake Placid Games or to purchase tickets, please visit the website www.lakeplacid2023.com
Results, photos, videos and information about athletes can be found in the Virtual Media Zone: https://lakeplacid2023-landing-stage.microplustimingservices.com/