OVERBOARDER: Athletic Scholarships in American universities

Who are we?

OverBoarder was created by Benoit Matival and Dennis Mertens. Having both studied overseas, these entrepreneurs have decided to put their academic and athletic experience to work in order for all young talented athletes to accomplish big things. With a great team behind them, OverBoarder has a fantastic success record.



Why the USA ?

  • The USA has unique sports' facilities.
  • Master the worldwide business language.
  • Combine university studies with high level competition.
  • A once-in-a-lifetime experience, that will change your life forever.



OverBoarder helps

  • Selection of all the universities that perfectly match your requirements
  • Complete assistance in your choice among the different scholarship offers
  • Realization and promotion of your athletic profile.
  • Test materials needed for TOEFL/SAT
  • Assistance in all your administrative steps: visa, insurance, etc.
  • Follow up throughout your collegiate carreer.

It is no secret that the best junior golf players go to American to play college golf. In order to keep up, it seemed necessary for me to follow them. I have the time of my life now. I can practice as much as I want and the level is extremely competitive and challenging. Overboarder perfectly matched my wishes and made my dream come true. They were always there for me. I can´t thank them enough!

Thomas Pieters (Golf – #1 Junior Europe – Belgium – University of Illinois)