Organization: Own the Podium

Olympic R&D receives $3 million in federal funds

The federal government is funding a scaled-back successor to the successful Top Secret R&D component of the Own the Podium (OTP) program. Now called Innovations for Gold, Olympic sports-related R&D will receive $3 million over three years, provided OTP raises matching funds from donors to support training methods, recovery protocols, sport psychology, biomechanics and analytics.Prior…

Olympic R&D receives $3 million in federal funds

The federal government is funding a scaled-back successor to the successful Top Secret R&D component of the Own the Podium (OTP) program. Now called Innovations for Gold, Olympic sports-related R&D will receive $3 million over three years, provided OTP raises matching funds from donors to support training methods, recovery protocols, sport psychology, biomechanics and analytics.Prior…