ETHGlobal Istanbul Hackathon 2023

Welcome Hackers! Here's a guide to get you going.
Here's your guide to the Chiliz Chain Hackathon during ETHGlobal 2023, complete with bounties and resources to kickstart your project.
Dive into the world of Fan Tokens and sport and entertainment technology! We are excited to see you build innovative projects using Chiliz Chain, the sports blockchain!

Watch our intro video

The Chiliz Chain is the open layer 1 protocol for sport and entertainment, supported by the business infrastructure of the Chiliz Group. was built on top of the first iteration of the Chiliz Chain, together with our native utility token asset class - Fan Tokens.
Do you want to help improve the Chiliz Chain project? Please answer this short survey and possibly win a hardware wallet!

Our prize categories

We have up to $20,000 in bounty prizes!
🛠 Fan Utility Tokens
Retail facing platforms which optimally utilize Fan Tokens for social, commerce, live event etc. experience focuses
1st: $4000 2nd: $2500 3rd: $1000 Total: $7,500
🏈 SportFi Project
DEX, Lending, SocialFi, gamified/ pool betting, lossless betting etc. platforms either integrating or not integrating Fan Tokens directly, as well as SportFi infrastructure projects i.e Oracles, transaction facilitation tools etc.
1st: $4000 2nd: $2500 3rd: $1000 Total: $7,500
🏊  Pool Prize
Split between all qualifying projects submitted successfully!
Total: $5,000
This information is also available on our ETHGlobal page:
Note: projects must be deployed on Chiliz Chain mainnet in order to qualify.

Chiliz Chain - Useful information

  • As a fork of BSC Chain, Chiliz Chain is EVM-compatible.
  • Our Testnet is called Spicy Testnet
  • Our documentation portal, with everything you need to get started ->
  • Our block explorer ->
  • Minimum gas price -> 2500 Gwei
  • Gas limit -> Some transactions use a bit more gas since our governance contracts are a bit more complex, so if your transactions/deployments fail, always check if they are out of gas.

How to get some CHZ?

Spicy Testnet

Chiliz Chain Mainnet:

  1. 1.
    Bridge from Ethereum ->
  2. 2.
    Use an exchange which is connected to Chiliz Chain
    • E.g. Binance, ChilizX
Wrapped Chiliz (wCHZ) ->

Available Dev Tools

Tools to get connected: RPCs
Tools to BUIDL:
(only available on mainnet)
Magic | Web3 Infrastructure Leader
(only available on mainnet)
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