Bengaluru: The location based sporting app, Sportido, has just got an undisclosed funding from Sumpoorna group. The new funding will fuel Sportido’s product development, and user acquisition campaigns.
The Sportido app was founded in August 2015 by Neeraj Aggarwala, Vishal Lunia and Akhil R. It provides sports products and services by connecting sports and fitness fans to other sportsman, players, events and venues as well. The location based, app-only platform that enables participation in Sports activities by solving the What, Where, When, How and Whom to play with and combination of social networks, it helps users to discover sporty places, explore sports, participate in events, and even find deals on clubs and gyms nearby.
The company’s app has already reached 2000 plus downloads and is growing by 10X. This app is currently active in Delhi-NCR region and preparing to set up their legs in other cities like Mumbai, Bengaluru and Hydrabad by the end of 2017, and also planning to move international by 2018. Playing with technology and bringing down on users palm for an ease to use is always a win-win for users and developers.
Speaking about investments, Rahul Yadav, Managing Director, Sumpoorna Group says, “Sportido is ideally poised to be the service that promotes passion of sportsmanship and bringing together people and places. The team of Sportido is very much energetic and enthusiastic, this is what makes it possible”. “Sportido is looking to drive the participation numbers exponentially and be a part of India’s ‘sporting mindset’ revolution” says Vishal, Co-Founder & CEO, Sportido.