Interview: SportsPodium's Natalie du Toit, Jaco Rossouw and Pieter Botha - TechCentral

Interview: SportsPodium’s Natalie du Toit, Jaco Rossouw and Pieter Botha

TechCentral’s Duncan McLeod, second from left, with, from far left, SportsPodium’s Jaco Rossouw, Natalie du Toit and Pieter Botha

In this episode of the TechCentral podcast, Duncan McLeod interviews the executives behind SportsPodium, a blockchain-based information ledger start-up for sportspeople and sporting communities.

In the interview, Natalie du Toit — the former Olympic and Paralympic swimmer who serves as chief development officer of SportsPodium — is joined by chief operating officer Jaco Rossouw and chief technology officer Pieter Botha to discuss the venture in detail.

The idea behind SportsPodium is to reward everyday sportspeople — those aged 12 and up and across all levels of proficiency — with crypto-based tokens for tracking their day-to-day sporting and training activities, submitting this information electronically and building a digital storyboard of their sporting lives.

The team wants to build SportsPodium into the world’s largest multi-sport database of sports-related information.

It’s a fascinating venture and a great discussion. Don’t miss the podcast!

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