NBA “Bubble” Uncovers Impact of Travel on Athletic Performance

  • On December 23, 2020
  • Athlete Data Management, Covid-19, Covid-19 Monitoring, Health, Illness Surveillance, NBA, NBA Bubble, smartabase
by Mel McKeveny, Sport Science Consultant, Fusion Sport In response to COVID-19, the NBA paused its 2020 season, resuming 5 months later with a “Bubble” in Orlando, Florida. All 22 teams involved in the season restart travelled to and stayed ‘on campus’ in Orlando for the 14 week bubble. For researchers, this ‘bubble’ provided the […]
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The Great Pivot: Learnings in Health & Human Performance from 2020

  • On December 19, 2020
2020 has been a tough, far from normal year. For the Fusion Sport team the sudden emphasis on health and added reliance on remote technology put us in a unique position to assist, helping our clients pivot and adapt their high performance programs through Smartabase. In this presentation for the Sports Tech World Series Conference, […]
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Athletes Show Advocacy for AMS in $5.5m Funding Round

  • On October 26, 2020
  • Athlete Management System, athlete monitoring system, Covid-19, Funding, smartabase, Sports Business, Sports Technology
Fusion Sport has closed a $5.5 million funding round as the company’s AMS and performance platform Smartabase is increasingly adopted by the world’s top military, Olympic and professional sporting organizations. The raise was led by Sydney based venture capital fund Equity Venture Partners (EVP) with participation from Adrian DiMarco, founder of TechnologyOne, and newly formed […]
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New Research: COVID-19 Surveillance and Competition in Sport

  • On October 3, 2020
  • Athlete Health, Athlete Management System, athlete monitoring, Covid-19, Covid-19 Monitoring, COVID-19 Screening, Illness Screening, Illness Surveillance, Smartabase AMS, Smartabase Athlete app, Sport Science, Wearables
Led by Dr Joshua Hagen at the Rockefeller Neuroscience Institute a group of Sport Science Researchers and Athletics professionals in the US have released a new paper on COVID-19 Surveillance in sport. The paper discusses how Sport Science and technology, in particular the Smartabase Athlete Management System, have been used for illness surveillance and health […]
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Strategies for getting your AMS into a Stretched Budget

  • On October 1, 2020
  • AMS, Athlete Management System, Athletic Directors, College Sport, Covid-19 Monitoring, smartabase
Times are tough and budgets are tighter, but you’ve still got a job to do and you need the right tools to help you do it. So with a tight or even frozen budget, how can you get the money for that Athlete Management System you’ve been using for years or looking at purchasing? In […]
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Fee Beyer on Sport Technology Use in the Bundesliga

  • On October 1, 2020
  • Bundesliga, Fee Beyer, Smartabase Germany, Sports Technology, Sports Technology Research
Fusion Sport Business Partner in Germany and highly regarded Sports Technology Consultant Fee Beyer was interviewed recently by Football Business Inside. Fusion Sport received permission to reprint the interview here. Interview by Thomas Maurer For the second time after 2017 Fee Beyer did a study about the usage of sportstech in the German Bundesliga. In this INSIDER […]
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Smartabase assists NBA with 2020 Virtual Pre-Draft Combine

  • On September 24, 2020
  • Combine HQ, NBA, NBA Combine, NBA Draft 2020, NBA Draft Combine, NBA PreDraft 2020, Smartabase NBA
Press Release, September 23 2020Click here to view the NBA’s Press Release Like most other sporting events in 2020 this year’s NBA pre-Draft process is going to look a little bit different. This year the NBA Draft Combine will utilize their online ‘Combine HQ’ platform to provide teams with access to information and footage of […]
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Our Top 5 Speaker Picks for TSAC 2020

  • On August 18, 2020
Fusion Sport are pleased to once again support this year’s NSCA Tactical Annual Training conference fully online from Tuesday August 25th – Friday August 28th. The virtual conference will deliver a truly innovative experience where attendees can ‘visit’ booths and chat live with exhibitors, or head to the presentation room to see some fantastic talks […]
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Explore the new Smartabase Periodisation Widget | Webinar

  • On August 13, 2020
Explore our new Periodisation Widget in Smartabase in this webinar with Senior Sport Science Consultant Braydon Mallitt and APAC Business Development Manager James Grigson. The team showcase some practical applications of the new feature including season plans, tournament schedules, hormone cycles, workload management and more. As you will see, it’s really much more than a DBB widget […]
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Safety, risk and liability in a COVID-19 world

  • On July 30, 2020
  • Covid-19, Covid-19 Monitoring, COVID-19 Screening, Daily Wellness Questionnaires, Illness Screening, Illness Surveillance, smartabase, Smartabase Athlete app
When it comes to COVID-19 the messaging around what is the “right” response in dealing with a return to the workplace or training facility can be confusing, and government guidelines are often not clear. So what is the right way to move forward and how can technology assist us? Across the world the guidelines for […]
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