Hockey Training Robotics

PROBLEM & SOLUTION

Current ball and puck passing devices in sports have been disappointing given their limitations for providing quality training for players. There is no on-ice computer vision for goalies.

With the current developments in computer vision, data analysis, AI and robotics, Winmill has the tools to introduce its robot that is incomparable to anything seen before.

USP’s

Hocket Training Robots!

VISION

Utilize the latest technological advancements to provide new and innovative training tools that push the limits for athletic performance.

MARKET & COMPETITION

COMPETITION
Existing ball and puck shooting devices that provide

  • No feedback

  • No interaction with the player

  • Limited training opportunities

MARKET

The primary core target market is ice hockey teams and youth organizations. Future verticals include offers for ice rinks and individual users. TAM for just ice hockey is 500M EUR.

BUSINESS MODEL

GO TO MARKET

Sales method is direct sales by contacting organizations directly. Our first step is to sell first units in Europe, after which we will transition to North American market. For sales, we partner with ex-executives in leagues and also ex-player agents.

PRICING

Our revenue is generated by the sale of our hardware unit and a subscription for the data analysis. Price of the hardware is 9500 EUR and the subscription is 300 EUR/monthly per team.

STATUS & ROADMAP

  • 2018
    Product development sales in Europe
  • 2019
    Enter North America hardware manufacturing
  • 2020
    R & D transfer technology

FINANCIAL NEEDS

Seed investment of 400.000 EUR. For the round, we have a lead investor, USA based Gagarin Capital, that has committed 250.000 EUR.


Funding will be used for financing sales activities, working capital, and product development.

TEAM

MARTINS MARENIS
CEO
HARIJS GRINBERGS
CTO

SHAREHOLDERS /ADVISORY BOARD

leAD SPORTS ACCELERATOR      

Berlin-based accelerator focused on funding and supporting innovative early-stage sports startups.

CONTACT

martins@winmill.co