Sportsman Tracker

Sportsman Tracker is The Ultimate Hunting and Fishing Prediction Tool.

What's the big idea?

Sportsman Tracker is a web based application which predicts future success for hunters and fishermen.  Through the use of an adaptive algorithm, Sportsman Tracker analyzes past hunting and fishing activities and generates best times and places for new outings.  Sportsman Tracker is simple to use yet intuitive and innovative.  We’ve got all the other goodies of a communal web-application too—locate, log, track, report, share, PREDICT!

Describe the nearest player in your field.

Cabela’s has a mobile app called GPS Hunt Pro which allows you to catalog your hunting outings.  It utilizes weather, maps, gear, photos, videos and more.  It’s a great resource for the hunter and it’s available for several mobile platforms.

How are you different from that player?

Unlike Cabela’s GPS Hunt Pro, Sportsman Tracker learns from your past hunting and fishing outings and generates new predictions based on your hunting and fishing locations.  Sportsman Tracker is not just a social logging application.  It gives back to the sportsman in big ways via predictions!

How does this idea scale into a big business?

The hunting and fishing industry is a multi-billion dollar industry with several new technologies.  Sportsman tracker will position itself to be the central construct with “connection points” for several of these developing technologies.  The potential is immense.

Why are you the one to run with this idea?

I have a passion for the outdoors, especially hunting and fishing, but I also have a keen understanding of technology and its role in expanding and developing industries.  I’m not a superhero, just a backwoods guy with a knack for computers.

What is a $5,000 experiment you can do to move your idea forward?

We would love to experiment with the new Sencha Touch platform to create a multi-platform mobile application.  $5000 would go a long way in buying a developer’s license and learning the new software.

There have been 6 replies to this page

  1. Josh Duckworth

    If you hunt you should sign up for this!!!

  2. Jon Schwander

    If you dont hunt, you should watch the video above and then you will want to hunt.  after that happens do as Josh says, sign up.

  3. Ryan Baker

    This video got my blood pumping!! The outdoor industry is needing an innovative and simple software devise that will help us hunters achieve our hunting goals and desires!!

  4. Jeff Proctor

    Good Video bit. Are you building your own data base of past hunting experiences ?

  5. Robert Case

    True Hunter Till The Day I Die , Or the world dies

  6. Nicholas Davidson

    Great idea!  The outdoor sportman industry seems to be growing and innovating.  This is a logical advancement for the sportsman.

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This idea was funded by public endorsement on May 02, 2013. Since then...

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