The Regional awarding ceremony for “Hype Global Sport Innovation Competition” was successfully completed in Patras on the 24th of June 2016. Nine finalists from Greece, Croatia, Turkey and Bulgaria (Athlenda, Core interface, Enigma Biotech, Ergon Sense Pro, Gym Detector, Happyfiit, Sports Electroceutical, Systserv, Windyweek) participated and presented their innovative ideas to the public and the Jury panel. The winner was Sports Electroceuticals, with Core Interface being second and Athlenda third. The event was attended by Irit Ben-Abba, Ambassadress of Israel in Greece, Costas Fotakis, Alternate Minister for Research and Innovation and more than 200 guests. The winner will participate in the finals in Rio de Janeiro.