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The Athletic is a subscription-based sports website that provides ad-free national and local coverage in 47 North American cities as well as the United Kingdom. Its business model is predicated on dis-aggregating the sports section of local newspapers and reaching non-local fans not reached by a local newspaper. The Athletic was founded by Alex Mather and Adam Hansmann, former coworkers at subscription-based fitness company Strava , with the mission of producing "smarter coverage for die-hard fans. As part of Y Combinator 's summer batch,  the site originally launched in Chicago in January ,  with Jon Greenberg serving as the founding editor, along with Sahadev Sharma Cubs and Scott Powers Blackhawks. The Athletic hired James Mirtle as editor-in-chief for Toronto. A third city, Cleveland, launched in March , with Jason Lloyd as editor-in-chief. The vast majority of expansion was aimed at expanding coverage to underserved hockey fans. The site announced full coverage in Denver and Boston starting in April
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