Center for Sports & Management

With robots to the championship

Technology makes major changes in sport possible. But will they come? The Westdeutsche Allgemeine Zeitung spoke with Professor Schmidt about future prospects.

2019 is history. In all probability, however, the world will continue to turn. And that of sport as well. Twelve cities will host the EURO 2020. And the new year is also an Olympic one. Medals will be awarded in Tokyo this summer. In Japan's capital city there will be changes again. New in the canon are upcoming sports like skateboarding, sport climbing and surfing.

We know what the near future will look like. But what comes after that? Will there be a Bundesliga forever? Will Olympia still be worthwhile? Five theses on the future of sport.

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