The Technology Behind Combine Testing | 2018 NBA Draft Combine

  • On June 20, 2018
The NBA Draft Combine is the perfect place to prove yourself to scouts and NBA decision-makers as a young draft prospect. For most it’s all about the results. The faster the time, the higher the jump, the more dominant on the court generally place higher on the NBA Draft order. The need for accurate data […]
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UK University Sports and Athlete Data Management

  • On June 12, 2018
The UK universities sports environment is a stage for thousands of talented sportsmen and women to perform at the national level by representing their universities and progressing into senior international and elite-level sports at the World University Games and Championships. Every year, over 5,000 teams undergo rigorous training and preparation before taking part in 120 […]
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National Adolescent Injury Prevention Programme Launched by the GAA & IT Carlow | Sports News Ireland

  • On May 30, 2018
The “unsurmountable increase” in the number of lower extremity injuries in 13-18 year old hurlers and Gaelic football players is to be addressed with the announcement today of the country’s first-ever National Adolescent Injury Prevention Programme in what will be a unique collaboration between the GAA and Institute of Technology Carlow (IT Carlow). Training overload, […]
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Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coaches Association National Conference | Game Ready Presentations

  • On May 22, 2018
In May 2018 Fusion Sport and partners held a Conference breakfast at the 2018 Collegiate Strength and Conditioning Coaches Association (CSCCa) National Conference. Check out the presentations below:   Jason Pullara | Assistant Athletic Director | Northwestern University Jason Pullara from Northwestern University (NU) gives insight into his journey implementing SMARTABASE for the student athletes […]
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Tactical Strength and Conditioning Conference – Battle Ready Presentations

  • On May 14, 2018
In April 2018 Fusion Sport and partners held a Conference breakfast at the 2018 NSCA Tactical Strength and Conditioning (TSAC) Annual Training Conference. Check out the presentations below:   Supporting the Tactical Athlete with Integrated Technologies Taylor Davis | Human Performance Technician | Guardian Premier Solutions LLC Taylor Davis from Guardian Premier Solutions gives insight […]
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Science of football: Referees | Goal.com

  • On May 11, 2018
Should the expectations, treatment and training of players be extended to referees. In a previous column I spoke about how fatigue can be emotional, physical, mental. I further explained that regardless of its cause, fatigue will always decrease performance for both players and referees. Within any team structure, team physicians, sport scientists, strength and conditioning […]
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Science of football: Are players too tired to excel | Goal.com

  • On May 11, 2018
Is fatigue an excuse for non-performance or a legitimate concern for players? Fatigue and recovery. Two words heard quite often in the world of football. But are these just words used to provide an excuse after a bad game or is there more to this? It’s been said that that footballers don’t work as hard […]
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How Olympians train their brains to become mentally tough | theconversation.com

  • On March 15, 2018
With the Winter Olympics just behind us and the the Commonwealth Games about to kick off in 20 days, how do our elite athletes train their brains to become mentally tough? Research published in the Journal of Sports Sciences has found successful Olympians have a high degree of self-confidence, are able to block out distractions, manage their […]
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The Science of Figure Skating Jumps | American College of Sports Medicine

  • On February 16, 2018
One of the most anticipated events of the PyeongChang2018 Winter Olympics is men’s and ladies figure skating. How do skaters jump over 24 inches in the air, rotate faster than six revolutions per second, and land on one foot while balancing on a 3/16-inch wide blade and skating over 15 mph? Here is the science […]
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