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Amazing Technology Supporting Disabled People in Sport

Sports Technology Evens the Playing Field for Disabled Athletes

The Sports Techie community blog champions the use of sports tech for the disabled athlete worldwide. I am not keen on using the term ‘disability’ or ‘handicapped’ and neither are England Athletics. Instead, there are more respectful and understanding words and terms to use. Accessibility for disabled sports people has improved considerably thanks to the invention of several new technologies. For some people, technology is the only way that they are able to continue doing what they love or even find new passions. Take what a wheelchair or prosthetic leg can do for a runner, sprinter or walker, as an example...

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Panasonic USA, Sharing The Passion For Sports Tech With The Olympics, Paralympics And USOC






Panasonic USA, Sharing The Passion For Sports Tech With The Olympics And USOC

U.S. Olympic Training Center in Colorado Springs enhances the Olympic fan experience with Panasonic immersive technology.

PyeongChang 2018 Winter Olympics begins February 9 and Panasonic is ‘Sharing The Passion’ and the spirit of sport athletes with people around the world while connecting people who are passionate about sports and the Olympic Games through advanced technology...

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New Paralympix Game Where You Compete For The Paralympians At Rio 2016

New Paralympix Game

New Paralympix Game Where You Compete For The Paralympians At Rio 2016 - Sports Techie blog.

New Paralympix Game Where You Compete For The Paralympians At Rio 2016 – Sports Techie blog.

The 2016 Paralympic opening ceremony is today just in time to play the Paralympic-themed game, the Paralympix. The video game was designed by a digital agency based in Manchester named Mobedia. The Sports Techie community blog welcomes them sharing their interactive gaming fun so we can share it with our global followers and readers. The retro pixelated design for the game (hence the name) where you can race on the track as a Paralympian is a hoot and you can track your top time on the leaderboard as well as donate to the British Paralympic Association (BPA.)  Get started now.

New Paralympix Game

New Paralympix Game

Paralympix
Sports tech does not have to cost a ton of money or be used by only pro...

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Rio 2016 Olympic Sports Trends Content

Infographic: Explore 2016 Olympic Sports Trends, Via Shutterstock.

Find out what sports and words before the summer Olympics were trending around the world for the Rio 2016 Olympic Games in the Shutterstock Infographic: Explore 2016 Olympic Sports Trends. I was on vacation in Banff, Canada last week enjoying the CBC real-time broadcast and did not have the time to publish this sport tech infused data because I was whitewater rafting on the Bow River exactly where some of “The Revenant,”movie was filmed, and canoeing on glacier fed Lake Louise with Jessica, my sweetheart. The #Rio2106 Olympics held their closing ceremony and past on the Olympic Torch to Tokyo 2020, Japan...

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ForceDecks Sports Tech By NMP Technologies EIS Official Supplier

ForceDecks Sports Tech By NMP Technologies EIS Official Supplier - Sports Techie blog

ForceDecks Sports Tech By NMP Technologies EIS Official Supplier – Sports Techie blog

ForceDecks Sports Tech By NMP Technologies EIS Official Supplier

The sports tech athlete performance monitoring system ForceDecks was today named an official supplier of the English Institute of Sport (EIS). ForceDecks created by NMP (Neuromuscular Performance) Technologies developed impactful force-platform technology in their laboratory then unleashed their product onto the training ground for top sport teams, training centers and now the EIS. The pioneering company was also shortlisted as Best New Concept at the upcoming 2016 Sports Technology Awards...

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Autism Speaks Walk Georgia, Sports Techie #AutismSpeaksGA Blog

Autism Speaks Walk Georgia, Sports Techie #AutismSpeaksGA Blog

Thank you for supporting Autism Speaks and Kellan's Krusaders. Your contribution is greatly appreciated. - See more at: http://www.autismspeakswalk.org/faf/donorReg/donorPledge.asp?ievent=1150050&lis=1&kntae1150050=3BE02032FF854366AF38DE8E89832AFB&supId=420955773&emaillogid=#sthash.ZC5eb16A.dpuf

Thank you for supporting Autism Speaks and Kellan’s Krusaders. Your contribution is greatly appreciated. – See more at: http://www.autismspeakswalk.org/faf/donorReg/donorPledge.asp?ievent=1150050&lis=1&kntae1150050=3BE02032FF854366AF38DE8E89832AFB&supId=420955773&emaillogid=#sthash.ZC5eb16A.dpuf

Our family autism journey is approaching  three years this May when Kellan has his third birthday. I was asked last month by the Marcus Autism Center and Autism Speaks Walk Georgia to be an Ambassador and social influencer to any families, sponsors and media that have questions about the 12th annual event on Sunday, May 1st at Turner Field...

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Tips for Athletes Looking to File a Personal Injury Claim

Tips for Athletes Looking to File a Personal Injury Claim - Sports Techie blog

Tips for Athletes Looking to File a Personal Injury Claim – Sports Techie blog

Tips for Athletes Looking to File a Personal Injury Claim

Suffered a serious sports-related injury and wondering who’s going to foot the bill? While your insurance company may cover the cost of medical services, it does not cover any other expenses you may have in relation to the injury. While injuries are an unfortunate reality in the world of sports, if you’ve been injured as a result of someone else’s negligence you could be entitled to compensation. The Sports Techie community blog thanks fellow blogger Sara Stringer for her contribution that applies to any sport injury that is the fault of someone other than yourself. Such is the lawsuit covered by the New York Post brought on by ex-NFL players suing ...

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CBC Using Deltatre Sports Tech Solutions For 2015 Pan American Games Coverage

CBC's digital platform for the Pan American Games developed by deltatre , including the website, video platform and mobile apps.

CBC’s digital platform for the Pan American Games developed by deltatre , including the website, video platform and mobile apps.

CBC Using Deltatre Sports Tech Solutions For 2015 Pan American Games Coverage

CBC will implement deltatre powered digital coverage of the 2015 Pan American Games in Toronto, Canada for the first time. The Pan Am Games runs July 10 through 26, then the Parapan Am Games are held Aug 7 to 15. CBC and Radio Canada plan to mobilize the Canadian fan experience with an engaging and interactive website, video player and mobile apps integrated into 2015 Pan Am highlights of 36 sports played by 7,500 athletes representing 41 different countries...

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New Spartan Up The Podcast On iTunes Delivers Athletic, Business and Life Content

Spartan Up! Audio iTunes Podcast.

Spartan Up! Audio iTunes Podcast.

New Spartan Up The Podcast On iTunes Delivers Athletic, Business and Life Content

New Spartan Up The Podcast On iTunes Delivers Athletic, Business and Life Content

Joe Desena, founder and CEO of Spartan Race obstacle race and a NY Times best-selling author has a new podcast series the Sports Techie community blog readers and followers need to know about, and just for doing so you can enter to win a free race code giveaway via the Raffle Copter widget below. “Spartan Up!” recently went live and they’ve already released the first 12 episodes with topics ranging from grit to inspiration and interviews with world class athletes to fortune 500 CEOs.

New Spartan Up The Podcast On iTunes Delivers Athletic, Business and Life Content - Sports Techie blog.

New Spartan Up The Podcast On iTunes Delivers Athletic, Business and Life Content – Sports Techie blog.

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Ladies European Tour And ISPS HANDA Partner For Power Of Sport And Paralympic Golf Push

ISPS Chairman Dr Haruhisa Handa (left) and LET CEO Ivan Khodabakhsh (right).

ISPS Chairman Dr Haruhisa Handa (left) and LET CEO Ivan Khodabakhsh (right).

Ladies European Tour And ISPS HANDA Partner For Power Of Sport And Paralympic Golf Push

If you golf, imagine performing blind or with a disability because the International Sports Promotion Society (ISPS HANDA) and the Ladies European Tour (LET) have already been doing so and will continue to empathize with this cause by partnering up again for the promotion of the tour, charity events and hopeful inclusion as a Paralympic sport. I love to write about adaptive sports for the Sports Techie community blog, even if technology is not the primary focus of the content. This thrilling news out of London is sure to inspire the blind and disabled in England and around the globe, as it does me...

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