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The Athletic is a subscription-based sports media brand targeting the premium fan segment. The Athletic aspires to be the most credible voice in sports media by combining privileged locker room access and world-class technology with an experienced editorial staff.
HQSan Francisco, CA, US
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The Athletic is headquartered in
San Francisco, United States

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Employees (est.) (Jul 2021)609(+2%)
Job Openings6

The Athletic Office Locations

The Athletic has an office in San Francisco
San Francisco, CA, US (HQ)
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The Athletic Financials and Metrics

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The Athletic total Funding

$139.5 m

The Athletic latest funding size

$50 m

Time since last funding

2 years ago

The Athletic investors

The Athletic's latest funding round in January 2020 was reported to be $50 m. In total, The Athletic has raised $139.5 m. The Athletic's latest valuation is reported to be $500 m.
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The Athletic Operating Metrics

The Athletic's Subscribers was reported to be 500 k in Jul, 2019.
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The Athletic Frequently Asked Questions

  • When was The Athletic founded?

    The Athletic was founded in 2016.

  • How many employees does The Athletic have?

    The Athletic has 609 employees.

  • Who are The Athletic competitors?

    Competitors of The Athletic include Tribune Publishing, Vivendi and Sports Illustrated.

  • Where is The Athletic headquarters?

    The Athletic headquarters is located at 525 Market St #3000, San Francisco, San Francisco.

  • Where are The Athletic offices?

    The Athletic has an office in San Francisco.

  • How many offices does The Athletic have?

    The Athletic has 1 office.