ICARUS Sports is the leading Media and Sports Marketing Company, dedicated to outdoor sports, including sailing, cycling, kiteboarding, windsurfing, surfing, trail running, triathlon, skiing, snowboarding, climbing, downhill MTB and much more.

Founded in 2008, our team of 15 full-time employees and over 20 freelancers work across 45 countries in every continent. Our headquarters in Athens|Greece is supported by partner offices in Incheon, New York and Rio de Janeiro.

ICARUS Sports’ production and broadcast services deliver compelling and inspirational coverage which is proven to retain existing and attract new audiences, leveraging the value of sports and brands.

Passion

We are passionate about Sports. Our Media Team is highly professional, experienced and flexible and all have the benefit of insight as outdoor sports enthusiasts. We value their passion, talent and team work.

Global

ICARUS Sports TV Shows reach more than 120 countries and have been dubbed or subtitled in 15 different languages.

Reputation

ICARUS Sports TV Shows have been hosted by some of the most highly regared sports media networks worldwide.

Excellence

We are multi-tasking, goal-oriented and customer service experts. Our enviable team of specialists have experience, contacts, creativity and technical know-how, which is why they are the best at what they do. Combine their excellence with the latest innovative technology and the secrets to our success are clear.

Experience

Our multilingual team includes editors, producers, videographers, graphic producers, writers and voice over talent. We demand the best and consequently attract the best in the industry.

Introducing the ICARUS Sports Team

Jason Georgaris

Jason Georgaris

CEO

Graduated from NTUA | Greece with an MSc in Management, following a joined BSc and MSc in Electrical and Computer Engineering. Before joining ICARUS Sports in 2008, Iason was working as a project manager in the Energy Sector. As one of the founding partners at ICARUS Sports, Jason manages the business lines of TV production, sponsorship and media distribution.

Panos Marinopoulos

Panos Marinopoulos

Head of Marketing & Sales

Graduated from Imperial College Business School with an MSc in Management, following a joint BSc and MSc in Electrical and Computer Engineering. Before joining ICARUS Sports in 2010, Panos was an Associate in London for LEK Consulting, a leading consultancy in the field of Business Strategy. As one of the founding partners at ICARUS Sports, Panos manages the business lines of sponsorship and media distribution.

Alex Makropoulos

Alex Makropoulos

Head of Outdoor Sports

Graduated from University of Athens, holding an MSc in sport Management, Alex is a sports business professional and an outdoor sports enthusiast. He is the leader of the Hellenic Skyrunning Association and event director of trail running and triathlon events, including two Skyrunning World Series races, and a Triathlon European and Mediterranean Championships. Within the ICARUS Sports Marketing Department, Alex oversees sponsorship, branding and media distribution business lines.

Team BORA - ARGON 18 was thrilled to be embarking on our new collaboration. ICARUS Sports has demonstrated their ability to capture innovative footage from sailing events and we are excited about how they will showcase our outstanding team as we aim to stand on the podium during 2016. Road racing is not easy to film, and partnering with ICARUS Sports demonstrates our commitment to delivering the best footage from one of the world's best professional cycling teams. We saw ICARUS Sports as the number one choice for BORA - ARGON 18.

Ralph ScherzerHead of PR & Communications of BORA - ARGON 18

The partnership between ICARUS Sports and the Singapore Sailing Federation first began in early 2013. Through the years, this partnership has blossomed into a close friendship; I am delighted that we share a strong, solid bond characterized by mutual understanding and trust.
They are passionate, skilled and highly specialized. Always looking to improve their services, the team is agile and quick to take advantage of the latest technology.

Andrew TamCEO Singapore Sailing Federation

ICARUS Sports has over the last years produced TV coverage for several of our top-class events, including world and continental championships.
The team members understand the sport, having a strong sailing background themselves, and have always delivered to target. Working and developing new ideas is easy, and there is always latest technology in use to make the coverage event better. The media distribution network is extensive and has fully satisfied our demands.

Markus SchwendtnerChief Executive Officer International Kiteboarding Class Association

We have worked with ICARUS Sports right from their start in 2008 and we continue to do so. We, as a Class, have explored over the years the best way to showcase our sailors and sailing to our fans. Their advice, skills and support have allowed us to scale our own ambitions and each time we produce an event now they are with us at every stage. We find the ICARUS Sports team go beyond just being professional.

Marcus SpillanePresident 49er Class

ICARUS Sports leads the way in covering the world's premier sailing events. Inside Sailing is a signature property and its packages of sailing footage are perfectly suited to enhance the experience of the high-net-work individuals who enjoy the convenience of private aviation. It's no longer good enough simply to do what has always been done, and ICARUS Sports are at the forefront of innovation in the business of producing and distributing sailing footage.

Mike CroftCEO of ADLUX Group