What We Look For

PASSIONATE FOUNDERS

We look for founders who inspire us to believe in impossible ideas. We invest in people just as much as companies. We seek ideas from people of all identities, race, age, gender and sexual orientation. We look forward to hearing from you.

AMAZING COMPANIES

We want to build companies and brands focused on anything an Athlete, Team or Sports fan can use or wear.
Examples include:

  • Sports / Fitness / Outdoor Products
  • Shoes / Apparel / Equipment
  • Sports Technology / Sports Experiences*

*No investments in Venues, Teams, Leagues or Events

EARLY STAGE

We target companies who have achieved an early level of market success and consumer adoption.

  • Early Revenue, MVP or Early Prototypes
  • Seed stage / Pre Series A
  • Investments range from $100K to $1M

How You Benefit

Fuel

We invest our own money to help your business grow.

Mentor

We leverage our diverse expertise working directly with founders & teams to develop and maximize their skills and performance.

Connect

We open doors, make introductions, and connect founders to cultivate high-impact relationships.

Momentum

We move quickly – and we help our founders do the same. We believe speed creates a competitive advantage in business.

OSA Pitch Cycle and Events Calendar: 2022

January February March April
Mar 2: Quarterly Pitch Day
May June July August
Jun 1: Quarterly Pitch Day Aug TBD: Annual Membership Mtg
September October November December
Sept 7: Quarterly Pitch Day Dec 7: Quarterly Pitch Day

Key:

Screening. OSA is accepting submissions to pitch during these months.

Due Diligence. OSA is not accepting submissions to pitch during these months.

January February March
Mar 2: Quarterly Pitch Day
April May June
Jun 1: Quarterly Pitch Day
July August September
Aug TBD: Annual Membership Mtg Sept 7: Quarterly Pitch Day
October November December
Dec 7: Quarterly Pitch Day

Key:

Screening. OSA is accepting submissions to pitch during these months.

Due Diligence. OSA is not accepting submissions to pitch during these months.

Please answer the following questions to see if you meet our pitch qualifications:

Q1.  OSA is currently only focused on business within the USA.

Is your business a USA incorporated entity?

Q2.  OSA is not considering any formation of teams/leagues, event venues/facilities, and individual athletes.
Is your business in one of these categories?