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Unleashing youth athlete potential for a better future

Cantera helps youth athletes improve their performance through a holistic training approach.

Get the App now!

We are Defter Sports

A sports technology company, founded in 2018, based in San José, Costa Rica. We are the creators of Cantera, a mobile app that helps young athletes to develop their talent.
We are committed to accelerating the digital transformation of sports in the Americas.

Our funding team

We combine more than 30 years of experience in technology development.
Mauricio Varela
CEO

Software engineer, product designer and soccer coach.

David Vives
CTO

Software engineer and technical lead.

Luis Ramírez-Güell
software architect

Software engineer and technical lead.

Our inspiration

We are inspired by the everyday stories written by young athletes. Stories of growth, effort and commitment that allows them to develop skills and potentiate their talents.

Our goal is to provide technology solutions to those athletes, their supporters, coaches and organizations, enabling them to go further in their journey.

AWARDS AND SUPPORT
Our App Is Now Available!

Cantera

Cantera helps youth athletes improve their performance through a holistic training approach.
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Supporting the youth sports comeback

Cantera helps youth sports to keep their activities during the COVID-19 lockdowns
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