Sports

Unlocking a competitive edge

When the passion of sports and the power of technology come together, it allows athletes to reach new heights—and it brings fans closer to the game they love.

What will change the game is how we embrace technology that makes us even more efficient. It’s about being smarter in the way we work.

Pierre d'Imbleval, Chief Information Officer, Renault F1 Team
Technology is changing the game
3D capture of the Renault F1 Car viewed on HoloLens

Renault F1® Team captures 50 billion data points per car per race, using visualization and simulations to optimize car performance.

Renault F1 Team
Kiana Clay snowboarding at Burton Open
Kiana Clay snowboarding at Burton Open

Burton Snowboards is harnessing inclusive design and creativity to explore adaptive technology for all riders.

Burton Snowboards
Anil Kumble is pictured hitting the ball with a cricket bat

Spektacom is designing technology that enhances the fan experience and empowers athletes to play better and smarter.

Spektacom
Hendrick Motorsports - Nationwide #88 Car Team during pit stop on track
Hendrick Motorsports - Nationwide #88 Car Team during pit stop on track

Hendrick Motorsports is tapping new technologies to spur real-time collaboration and ensure success on the track.

Hendrick Motorsports
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Tackling the future of rugby
The South African Rugby Union (SARU) taps cloud technology to improve how the team coaches, trains, and plays rugby—and ultimately, brings fans closer to the game they love.
Helping athletes reach new heights
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Megan Rapinoe from Reign FC is dribbling the soccer ball

Players at Reign FC are living out a dream that once seemed impossible and forging a new path in soccer.

Reign FC

The NFL has ushered in a new era of technology that elevates the game by helping teams strategize on the sidelines.

NFL

The American Ryder Cup team turns to data and cloud technology to gain a competitive edge at golf’s premier event.

Ryder Cup
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Real Madrid uses technology to transform operations, performance, fitness, and its relationship with 500 million fans.

Real Madrid FC
Renault racecar aerodynamics engineering technology
Where tech meets track
The new Renault R.S.19 is the result of real-time team collaborations across multiple sites 24-7. The team captures 50 billion data points per car per race, using visualization and simulations to optimize car performance.
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Bringing fans closer to the action
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Cloud9 team cheering and greeting fans before a game

Cloud9 is developing a set of game insight tools to mine valuable data—and revolutionize the world of competitive gaming.

Cloud9
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Coaches and players looking at data

SARU uses technology to bring fans closer to the game they love

South African Rugby Union
Girl jumps to test her vertical jump in front of screen measuring height
Girl jumps to test her vertical jump in front of screen measuring height

WNBA champions Seattle Storm led clinics teaching kids about the math and science behind their favorite sport—basketball.

Seattle Storm
Special Olympics USA Games Athletics
Special Olympics USA Games Athletics

Microsoft is proud to support the 2018 Special Olympics USA Games and celebrate what we all share in common.

Special Olympics USA 2018
“I’ve heard thousands of no’s, and I don’t let them get me down.”
In developing her career as a pro racer and monster truck driver, Collete Davis has faced a lot of rejection along the way.