Game, set and web3! – In 2022 it will be hard to miss the madness of NFTs. These are everywhere, even in our instagram profile pictures † And sports is no exception. Roland-Garros is determined to reach the net in the company of these forerunners who clear the field with big blows from their rackets. They are preparing for the unveiling of a collection of NFTs dedicated to their fans. This one connects to real life and is full of surprises for the holders. All details in this article.
Le Journal du Coin offers you this promotional article in collaboration with the agency Fomow, the FFT and Roland-Garros.
At Roland-Garros you are at the heart of web3
While the big names in fashion scroll through the metaverse, our athletes become owners of NFTs. After the NBA last April it was tennis’ turn to shine. Through this initiative, it is an entire community that TFF †French Tennis Federation) around this digital collection. And this one will see its many use cases in action from the beginning of the mythical Roland Garros Tournament which is fast approaching. The target ? Bringing the circuit closer to its fans by relying on new technologies from a booming sector, the blockchain and the web3.
Through a brand new collection of 5000 NFTs hosted on the Polygon blockchain, it’s a real immersive experience that awaits future owners. The FFT and Roland-Garros will give a few thousand lucky spectators the chance to fully invest in their passion and try to win numerous prizes. But how does this collection stand out from all the NFT initiatives that have come to fruition lately? The warm-up is over, the game can begin!
The sales phase will run from May 17 to 19. First, it is the licensees and then the people who participated in the implementation of this device who will be able to obtain it during the first two days. The sale will be open to the general public on May 19. The price of an NFT is 200€. Payment is made directly by credit card on the sales platform “Game, Seat & Match”† This original NFT collection represents chairs that are all unique in number and design. Among other things, they will give the right to access a very special virtual experience within a “digitized” Philippe-Chatrier course.
Game, Seat & Match, join the club!
Difficult to get your ticket for Roland-Garros? Owning an NFT from the collection means in the first place gaining privileges! And especially priority access to the Roland-Garros 2023 ticket office and to the next one NFT sales for all owners.
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It also means you can try your luck and hope to take part in unique experiences, such as testing your forehand on the Roland-Garros courts throughout the year. Stadium tours and VIP seats for Roland-Garros 2023 are also on the program.
But that is not everything ! Have you ever dreamed of winning a match point? The one from the final? As the holder of one of the 5000 NFTs in the collection, you have the chance to leave with one of the 55 match points that will be played on the course during the match, from the first round to the final, certified by a digital certificate in the format NFT† In practice, the selection of each winning number will be based on the probability of match statistics.
Like a CAD, NFT holders will have the opportunity to vote to decide on the background music, competition program or even merchandising design. They will have their say! They will also be able to communicate with enthusiasts within a special discord group.
For the FFT and Roland-Garros, the aim of this initiative is clear: to animate a community and strengthen its ties throughout the year. A true Web3 club of Roland-Garros fans is about to be born. This year, NFTs will fly faster than bullets. For the winning return, do not hesitate to subscribe to the various club networks, Telegram, Twitter or Instagram!
Take part in the future of tennis today and join the greats on Roland’s courts: get started with the Club Roland-Garros NFT collection!