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26 Top Iowa Sports Companies and Startups of 2021

This article showcases our top picks for the best Iowa based Sports companies. These startups and companies are taking a variety of approaches to innovating the Sports industry, but are all exceptional companies well worth a follow.

We tried to pick companies across the size spectrum from cutting edge startups to established brands.

We selected these startups and companies for exceptional performance in one of these categories:

  • Innovation
    • Innovative ideas
    • Innovative route to market
    • Innovative product
  • Growth
    • Exceptional growth
    • Exceptional growth strategy
  • Management
  • Societal impact

Top Iowa Sports Startups

Data sourced from Crunchbase and SemRush.

Iowa State University

Iowa State University

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Iowa State University is a public flagship land-grant and space-grant research university located in Ames, Iowa.

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Developer of a hyper-improvement training platform.

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CrossRoads Shooting Sports

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CrossRoads Shooting Sports is a full-service facility with a core focus on safe handling, sport shooting, and personal protection.

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Ryzer

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We help athletes and teams gain a physical and mental edge.

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Tourney Machine

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Tourney Machine is a faster and more intuitive way to schedule and run your tournaments.

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Musco Lighting

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Musco has focused on the design and manufacture of sports-lighting systems.

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Waterloo Cedar Falls Courier

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Waterloo-Cedar Falls Courier is a daily afternoon newspaper.

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Creston News Advertiser

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Creston News Advertiser is a publication of local news and online newspapers.

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Hunter’s Specialties

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Hunter’s Specialties is the world’s largest producer of hunting accessories

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Globe Gazette

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Globe Gazette provides breaking news, sports, entertainment updates.

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The Ames Tribune

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The Ames Tribune is a daily newspaper published in Ames, Iowa.

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SAIL Magazine

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SAIL Magazine is a digital publisher that educates and entertains sailors with articles on boats, DIY, cruising and racing.

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Iowa Raptors FC

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Iowa Raptors FC is a new semi professional soccer team playing in outdoor place.

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HYDROBIKES INC.

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Hydrobikes are USA built pedal powered watercraft that have been gracing waterways worldwide since 1990. We are the original water bike!

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Iowa Wild

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Iowa Wild is a sports company offering hockey and entertainment solutions.

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Iowa Games

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Iowa Games provides sports and recreation opportunities through Olympic-style festivals, events, and programs.

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rustersports

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Ruster Sports is an online shopping platform for bikes and biking accessories.

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Spalding Equipment

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Spalding Equipment is a sporting goods company that specializes in Basketball,Volleyball,Sports equipment, Gymnasium systems.

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Stadia Sports Medicine

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Stadia Sports Medicine provides sports medicine and physical therapy services.

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ScoreYard

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Sports League Management

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Fan Chirp

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Sports In-Game Conversations

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Eichhorn Recreation

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Eichhorn Recreation works directly with daycares and preschools to offer fundamental sports training for kids.

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The Dogcast

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The Dogcast is a live broadcast platform for Mediapolis sports.

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Iowa Golf Association

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The Iowa Golf Course Owners Association is an association of golf course owners and affiliated industries.

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YourGameNow

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YourGameNow.com is a sports video network that specializes in event documentation, sports websites, and video production services.

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Dickinson County News

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Dickinson County News publishes a weekly newspaper that provides the latest entertainment, sports coverage and news articles.

Written by Mark Smith

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