Monthly Archives May 2013

IMG Academy launches Track & Field and Cross Country program

State-Of-The-Art IMG Stadium

State-Of-The-Art IMG Stadium

The IMG Academy recently launched a new Track & Field and Cross Country program directed by coaching pioneer Loren Seagrave that will operate within their new, cutting edge multi-sport complex. Loren spoke to the Sports Techie community blog about how IMG is doing, “High-level training with scientific principles for top coaches, done the right way in order to continue to the next level.” Sports Technology and Science are at the forefront of the inaugural Track & Field and Cross Country kickoff camp, December 29, 2013, to January 04, 2014.

IMG Academy – A Foundation for Future Success

Their mission is to help athletes of all ages and ability levels reach their true potential in sport and life...

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LIT activity tracker is crowdfunding on Indiegogo with only one day left

LIT’s advanced sensors analyze your movements 24×7, scoring both everyday activity and action by interpreting steps, distance, duration, intensity, strokes, paddles, jumps, rotations, turns, g-force, airtime, and more.

LIT’s advanced sensors analyze your movements 24×7, scoring both everyday activity and action by interpreting steps, distance, duration, intensity, strokes, paddles, jumps, rotations, turns, g-force, airtime, and more.

LIT is the first activity tracking watch designed to interpret movements in surf, skate, snow, moto and other Action Sports. LIT also tracks simple activities like walking, running, or even gardening along with the technology to track and measure big airtime, peak g-force, rotations, jumps and a host of other unique metrics. This Sports Techie blog Q & A covers this first of its kind in the action sports category.

“While existing products do an awesome job interpreting steps and general activity, none of t...

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KIDS2PROSPORTS Interactive, Global Sport And Social Network Beta Ready For Use

Kids2ProSports.com is an interactive, global sport web site and social network invented by Founder and CEO, Alan Chokov, which provides resources to create, share and preserve a user’s sports legacy from birth, through childhood...to professional, coaching and on to retirement

Kids2ProSports.com is an interactive, global sport web site and social network invented by Founder and CEO, Alan Chokov, which provides resources to create, share and preserve a user’s sports legacy from birth, through childhood…to professional, coaching and on to retirement

Kids2ProSports.com is an interactive, global sport web site and social network invented by Founder and CEO, Alan Chokov, which provides resources to create, share and preserve a user’s sports legacy from birth, through childhood…to professional, coaching and on to retirement. Kids2ProSports (K2PS) features 30,000 sport selections representing the USA and 265 countries; 4 million personal sport and health identifying connections, keywords and terms, plus hundreds of thousands of interactive functionalities...

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10 Things Kids Learn from Studying Martial Arts

Sports Techie Blog - 10 Things Kids Learn from Studying Martial Arts

Sports Techie Blog – 10 Things Kids Learn from Studying Martial Arts

To parents that have little experience with the world of martial arts, the entire sport can seem violent and dangerous for kids. Upon closer inspection, however, many find that their kids will reap an innumerable amount of benefits from participation in a martial arts training program. In addition to busting sedentary habits and getting kids in shape, martial arts instruction also helps kids learn these ten valuable lessons.

10 Things Kids Learn from Studying Martial Arts

10 Things Kids Learn from Studying Martial Arts

1.Determination and Dedication – In order to ascend through the ranks and earn new belts, kids that study the martial arts must exhibit dedication and determination...

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Beyond the Box iPad app update completes the sports fan viewing experience

Beyond the Box App for iPad curates NFL, NBA, MLB, and hockey news, analysis, rumors, videos, photos, and player thoughts from 1,000 media sources and 2,000 players into a personalized sports timeline

Beyond the Box App for iPad curates NFL, NBA, MLB, and hockey news, analysis, rumors, videos, photos, and player thoughts from 1,000 media sources and 2,000 players into a personalized sports timeline

Beyond the Box is a digital sports media company that completes the sports fan viewing experience by aggregating sports news via their app exclusively for the iPad and iPad Mini. The Palo Alto startup sports technology company, “Curates NFL, NBA, MLB, and hockey news, analysis, rumors, videos, photos, and player thoughts from 1,000 media sources and 2,000 players into a personalized sports timeline,” said Founder and CEO, Shailendra (Shailo) Rao, PHD...

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10 Rules All Soccer Moms Should Follow

10 Rules All Soccer Moms Should Follow Blog

10 Rules All Soccer Moms Should Follow Blog

From preventing the risks associated with a sedentary lifestyle to teaching kids valuable lessons they’ll carry throughout their lives, youth sports like soccer are packed with benefits. There are also a variety of lessons that parents can learn from their child’s involvement in the sport, especially new soccer moms that aren’t quite acclimated to the atmosphere of youth sports leagues. These are 10 of the rules that all soccer moms, both rookie and seasoned vets, should follow.

My Blazes Broilers Beavers 6th grade soccer team in Redmond, WA

My Blazes Broilers Beavers 6th grade soccer team in Redmond, WA

1.Don’t Berate the Coaches or Officials – The first and arguably one of the most important rules for soccer moms to follow is that berating the officials or coaches simply is not allowed...

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Digital Scout HSGameCenter Beta Success with Time Warner Cable, Suddenlink Communications and Cablevision

Digital Scout data from in-game instant analysis and after-game reports writes live to the platform on HSGamecenter.com

Digital Scout data from in-game instant analysis and after-game reports writes live to the platform on HSGamecenter.com

Digital Scout – Know more, win more.TM

At Digital Scout they have developed a way use your handheld, desktop, or laptop to record stats to gather and display live amateur sports data via their ios and android stat tracking apps. Data from in-game instant analysis and after-game reports writes live to the platform on HSGamecenter.com. Game, season, and career statistics, individual player and team analysis, plus box scores, reports, and performance charts are all part of the sports tech offering. Dan Fronczak, Vice President, Digital School Network, spoke to the Sports Techie blog about their Sports Technology business model, software products, new AAU partnership, and the...

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Manchester City to install Cisco High Density Stadium WiFi and Fan Mobile Video Solution at Etihad Stadium

Manchester City to install Cisco High Density Stadium WiFi and Fan Mobile Video Solution at Etihad Stadium

With Cisco Connected Sports solutions football fans can now get information at their finger-tips and share their match-day emotions and thrills without worrying about mobile connection issues

With Cisco Connected Sports solutions football fans can now get information at their finger-tips and share their match-day emotions and thrills without worrying about mobile connection issues

Manchester City

Manchester City Football club is 100% owned by His Ultra Sports Techie Highness Sheikh Mansour Bin Zayed Al Nahyan. As a result, Manchester City is about to become the first Premier League team to deliver High Density Stadium WiFi and the Cisco Fan Mobile Video Solution. According to Cisco, “Manchester City’s Etihad Stadium is soon to be transformed into the Premier League’s most technologically fan-friendly stadium.” These ground-breaking Solutions are in fact sports technol...

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Lacrosse Players on Twitter You Should Follow

Lacrosse star and pioneer Paul Rabil is sponsored by Warrior while at Red Bull, The Academy

Lacrosse star and pioneer Paul Rabil is sponsored by Warrior while at Red Bull, The Academy

Lacrosse Players on Twitter You Should Follow

Considered to be the best social media platform available, and much to the chagrin of their coaches, print and TV media, a expanding number of Lacrosse players are present and hugely popular in the Twitter mainly to promote themselves, increase fan base and be able to connect to their fans in an easier manner. Such moves are more welcome given the fact that Lacrosse is one of those sports which has its niche followers and fan base restricted to Canada, US, UK and Australia. In giving a more insider’s version of the game, the players not only hook up interest for future players this way but also bring in a bonhomie encompassing all the game followers...

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Sport Street is the first social network and app to focus exclusively on sports

Sport Street uses social media such as Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to market their site/app, as well as over 400 College Brand Ambassadors who use their personal social networks of friends to spread Sport Street's reach nationwide

Sport Street uses social media such as Facebook, Twitter and Instagram to market their site/app, as well as over 400 College Brand Ambassadors who use their personal social networks of friends to spread Sport Street’s reach nationwide

Sport Street is the first social network and app to focus exclusively on sports. Sport Street’s mission is to be the leader for niche social media in the sports sector. Sport Street is the only social network to aggregate and give fans access to the real-time social media feeds (Twitter, YouTube, Instagram) from all of teams, players and leading beat writers and reporters for each team in college and pro sports, all conveniently organized as individual Team Pages.  The Sport Street platform is now live, with a desktop, mobile site and mobile apps...

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