Firstbeat Technologies Acknowledged for Innovations Supporting Well-Being and Sports Performance in 2020

Jan 15 2021 in News


The annual Finnish Sports Gala, Urheilugaala, highlighting success stories and innovation over the past year of Finnish sports took place in Helsinki on Thursday, 14 January, 2021. We are excited to confirm that Firstbeat Technologies was honored in the Innovation Award category.

Finland is often seen as a global leader in digital health and well-being solutions and 2020 saw the industry step up to the challenge of a turbulent year. We at Firstbeat are delighted to receive recognition alongside other Finnish well-being and performance technology pioneers Suunto, Polar, and Oura.

For over two decades, Firstbeat’s aim has been to empower and support individuals – whether elite athletes or people in the workplace – to reach their health and performance potential with science-backed confidence all over the world.

Commenting on the award, Firstbeat Technologies CEO and co-founder, Joni Kettunen said:

“It is a huge honor for Firstbeat to be recognized in this special category. The acknowledgment emphasizes the dedication of our employees, partners, and customers in working towards greater well-being.”

Firstbeat Team congratulates all of the Finnish Sport Gala 2021 winners and nominees! You can check the list of all winners (in Finnish) from Sport Gala website.

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