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Motorcycle expert turns passion project into sports analytics platform on blockchain


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Skill sets gained from working on trading strategies, technology, data science and a personal passion for motorcycle racing made Scott Robinson launch a sports analytics platform. With a bit of blockchain added to the mix, the founder of Apex146 found new ways to proceed in the sports analytics business.

Starting as a passion project, Robinson made an internship program offered to a professor at the University of California Santa Barbara. With the help of students, he developed a framework that looks at athlete performance in Grand Prix motorcycle racing.

Using techniques he acquired working in capital markets and commodity trading at firms McKinsey & Company and Oliver Wyman, Robinson created sports performance analytics that can be applied to motorcycle racing.

Scott Robinson, Founder and CEO of Apex146, casually riding his bike. Source: Apex146

According to Robinson, they combined “proprietary statistical methods to accomplish similar outcomes as was done using the ‘Moneyball’ theory in baseball.” After some time, the team expanded and raised capital through a Series A in 2020 and…

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