TROUT COIN WHITEPAPER Opening: Troutcoin [$TROUT] is an open source peer to peer digital currency token hosted on the Binance Smart Chain network. What sets Troutcoin apart from the many other BEP-20 tokens and cryptocurrencies in the space however is this coin is specifically tied to the accolades and achievements of Major League Baseball superstar Mike Trout. Yes, that’s correct -- the future Hall of Famer who hits mammoth home runs with a smile. When the Angels slugger does something fantastic [An MVP Award, All-Star berth batting average champion, Gold Glove Winner, or even a Homerun] the fans will be able to reap the rewards of Mike Trout’s fantastic abilities. Even better, the built-in governance model that will be deployed will allow users hodl-ing $TROUT to decide the future of Troutcoin. You may be saying to yourself, “Alright, I’m interested, where do I learn more??”. Please see below for more on $TROUT. TROUT Token Economics: The Trout Coin smart contract, launched on the Binance Smart Chain network on April 28th, 2021, has a total supply of 426,500,000 TROUT. This amount signifies the $426.5 million contract Mike Trout signed with the Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim in March 2019, which at the time was the largest professional sports contract signed in North America. The beauty of TROUT Coin is in the token burning mechanism in place. As Mike Trout performs on the baseball diamond, TROUT tokens will be burned weekly depending on performance. To begin, this is how TROUT will be burned: Homerun: 27,000 TROUT burned per Home Run All-Star Berth: 5,000,000 TROUT burned Gold Glove: 7,500,000 TROUT burned Batting Champion (avg.): 15,000,000 TROUT burned Home Run Champion: 20,000,000 TROUT burned MVP Award: 27,000,000 TROUT burned World Series Champion: 42,650,000 TROUT burned *Please note these amounts are subject to change depending on token holder governance* There will be no crowd sale as TROUT Coin will originally be distributed via airdrop, giveaway and BEP-20 compatible decentralized exchanges such as Pancakeswap. Over time, $TROUT token holders will have a say in the future of how the coin is distributed utilizing our governance model. Below are the original plans for how TROUT will be spread: 277,225,000 (65%): Liquidity Pool and Burned tokens 127,950,000 TROUT (30%): Founding team and special projects 21,325,000 TROUT (5%): Giveaways and airdrops Trout Coin is implemented as a BEP-20 compatible token on Binance Smart Chain. This ensures interoperability with wallets and other tokens on the network. The Trout Coin smart contract handles all balances and transactions in a safe, secure and trusted manner. TLDR -- Total Token Supply: 426,500,000 TROUT Token burns that are based off of Mike Trout’s dominance NO Token Sales or Initial Token Offerings Governance: We believe fans should have a say in the future of TROUT Coin. As a result, an idea we had on day one was to create a governance model where fans can have a real impact on the token. Within reason, everything is on the table. From the token burning mechanism to giveaway opportunities to how a future website should looks and feel, we would like to make sure TROUT Coin holders have a say. Additional information on token governance will be revealed to the general public as our community numbers continue to build. Social Media: Visit TROUT Coin at our official twitter! @MikeTroutCoin Be sure to keep your eyes peeled as additional social pages pop up! Disclaimer: TROUT Coin is in no way affiliated with Mike Trout, The Los Angeles Angels of Anaheim, Major League Baseball or the MLPA. Cryptocurrencies are extremely volatile assets that are subject to a large number of risks. Please do not invest more than you are willing to lose and please be sure to keep your private keys PRIVATE!