Support and Engage with Female Athletes

About Backr

Backr is a digital platform that allows fans to back professional female athletes and help bridge the gap to a living wage in exchange for exclusive content and increased engagement. We know that once a person begins to witness these incredible athletes and their competitions, they truly want to see them thrive as athletes.

Our Philosophy

Women’s sports is a rapidly growing and exciting market. Female athletes are popular role models. Backr connect fans directly with athletes. We know that once a person begins to witness these incredible athletes and their competitions, they get hooked and want more. Our goal is to create an the most innovative fan experience out there and find creative ways where female athletes can participate with their true backers.

The Team

Denise

Denise Duffy is obsessed with women’s sports. She is a five time hackathon winner, the founder of Food Feedback, and has an educational background that includes Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute and Dev Bootcamp.

Ethan

Ethan Fertsch holds a B.S. in Biology. A Former neuroscience researcher turned Software Developer, Ethan is a fan of building meaningful applications and supporting underrepresented communitunities.