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New Artic Smart Shirt By Hexoskin For Cold Weather Training Has Biometrics

 New Artic Smart Shirt By Hexoskin For Cold Weather Training Has Biometrics - Sports Techie blog


New Artic Smart Shirt By Hexoskin For Cold Weather Training Has Biometrics – Sports Techie blog

New Artic Smart Shirt By Hexoskin For Cold Weather Training Has Biometrics

The Artic Smart Shirt by Hexoskin, is the first Biometric Smart Shirt for extreme cold weather activity and sport that records metrics produced by performance training, body motions and sleep patterns. The Sports Techie community blog has blogged about wearable tech products for our readers and followers knowledge, including Hexoskin. The Artic Smart Short sensors produce an amazing amount of insight for a garment that functions as a base layer in frigid weather allowing for optimizing workouts.

Hexoskin Expands Biometrics Clothing Line, Introduces the Arctic Smart Shirt.

Hexoskin Expands Biometrics Clothing Line, Introduces the...

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Pro Hoops Strength Online Basketball Strength And Conditioning App And Website

PROOF was created to measure and train with science-based programs

PROOF was created to measure and train with science-based programs

Pro Hoops Strength Online Basketball Strength And Conditioning App And Website

I am connected on LinkedIn to Bill Foran, the Miami Heat Strength and Conditioning Coach and he contacted me about our Sports Techie community blog help with supporting the Pro Hoop Strength app under development via a Kickstarter campaign with just two days to go. Nick Burke, Executive Director at ProHoopStrength.com, spoke to me while in New York about his San Antonio based company in Texas where the pros train the pros. This online hub is a gateway to direct engagement with NBA team strength and conditioning coaches who have the virtual ability to help basketball players incre...

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Adidas FitSmart Fitness Tracker Sports Technology

Adidas FitSmart Fitness Tracker Sports Technology


The final sports technology piece to the personalized training puzzle is here. A new sports tech product designed for running, training and fitness, adidas FitSmart is unlike many of the activity trackers on the market today. Intended for the Sports Techie community blog readers and followers who are ready to take their training to the next level, adidas FitSmart works with an all-new mobile app experience aimed at helping people set and reach weekly goals, as well as commit to longer term training plans. If you are a serious or casual fan about achieving your best, then read on to find out more about adidas FitSmart.
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Mission Apolo – Built With Chocolate Milk, Episode 2: Building A Foundation

6X IRONMAN Champion Luke McKenzie

6X IRONMAN Champion Luke McKenzie

In Mission Apolo: Building a Foundation, it’s a day of training, nutrition and fun for speedskating champion Apolo Ohno and his teammate Jen Ator, Fitness Director at Women’s Health. As part of their training and recovery journey towards the IRONMAN World Championship, they’re coached in open water swimming interval run training by 6X IRONMAN Champion Luke McKenzie, an Aussie endurance sport superstar.

Mission Apolo teammate Jen Ator, Fitness Director at Women's Health

Mission Apolo teammate Jen Ator, Fitness Director at Women’s Health

MISSION APOLO Episode 2: Building a Foundation

After an active day, they meet with nutritionist Wendy Bazilian, to learn how to properly fuel for sport and exercise, and recover with lowfat chocolate milk...

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Swiss Sports Technology Invention By On For Running Uses Science Of Running Shoes

David Allemann, Casper Coppetti, Olivier Bernhard are the company co-Founders

David Allemann, Casper Coppetti, Olivier Bernhard are the company co-Founders

Can science make your run faster, healthier and more fun, of course. ETH Zurich –one of the leading international universities for technology and the natural sciences – is showcasing innovation by Swiss running shoe brand On during the Zürich Meets New York. ETH are presenting information about “the science of running shoes” at this Arts & Science event on May 18-19. Sports Techie community blog readers, runners and everyday walkers worldwide should know that EZH is known as the M.I.T of Zurich where the Swiss On running shoe was invented by an ETH engineer and tested in ETH research. David Allemann, Casper Coppetti, Olivier Bernhard are the company co-Founders...

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Sartorial Sports: Tech-Powered Apparel Optimizes Player Performance – Intel by Sports Techie

Sartorial Sports: Tech-Powered Apparel Optimizes Player Performance

iQ by Intel

I was asked by iQ by Intel to examine the morphing of sports and technology in apparel that is optimized with sports tech, here.  The Sports Techie community blog is excited to share this trending topic with our global, U.S. and Seattle area readers.

Sartorial Sports

Clothes that operate like wearable computers are becoming more commonplace worldwide as the sports technology industry and fashion industry merge. Athletic clothing is being designed with sports tech innovations that improve how elite athletes perform. For example, the University of Oregon Ducks’ implementation of the Nike Pro Combat System of Dress in 2011 helped optimize player performance times.

Now, researchers at Cornell are using 3D scanners to custom-fit and optimize how apparel conforms to the moveme...

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Is Your Child Ready to Play Sports?

Is Your Child Ready to Play Sports?

Is Your Child Ready to Play Sports?

When it comes to signing your child up for a sports team, it’s natural to feel a bit of trepidation while they’re still young. While you do not want your child to be behind the other children in terms of skills, you may wonder if your child is ready to devote the time and effort it takes to learn a sport and to be a part of a team.

Make Sure He’s Old Enough to Know What He Wants

The first question to ponder is an obvious one, but it is one many parents often forget to ask. That question is, “Does my child want to do this?” Your child is not going to be ready for something he has no interest in doing. He will also have no motivation if he feels he is being forced into something he does not want to do...

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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 them provided metrics or scores relevant to my lifestyle,” says

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10 IPHONE APPS TO HELP YOU TRAIN FOR YOUR FIRST MARATHON

10 IPHONE APPS TO HELP YOU TRAIN FOR YOUR FIRST MARATHON - Nike Training App

10 IPHONE APPS TO HELP YOU TRAIN FOR YOUR FIRST MARATHON – Nike Training App

Training for your first marathon is going to be an enormous challenge, and will require complete dedication. Ideally, when you start you’ll have the best training partners and programs out there to make sure you’re prepared for that challenge. Unless you’re rich or a celebrity sports-personality, however, you’re probably not going to be able to afford that level of training. Fortunately, iPhone’s ever resourceful app developers have created some amazing software that delivers professional training right to your handset. These 10 apps will put you through your paces in preparation for your first marathon, so that when you get to the starting line you’re prepared to go the distance.

10 IPHONE APPS TO HELP YOU TRAIN FOR YOUR FIRST MARATHON - Couch to 5K

10 IPHONE APPS TO HEL...

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Mad Dogg Athletics is the creator of indoor cycling, Spinning® and the new Spinner® Blade ION bike

The Spinner Blade ION is the result of five years of research and development that brings power training to everyone, not just the elite athletes.

The Spinner Blade ION is the result of five years of research and development that brings power training to everyone, not just the elite athletes.

Mad Dogg Athletics is the creator of indoor cycling, Spinning® and the new Spinner® Blade ION bike. The Spinning® program is the global leader in indoor cycling training, education and equipment. As the creators of Spinning and the indoor cycling category, they have been building the Spinner® line of stationary bikes and training Spinning instructors around the globe for over two decades. Spinner bikes set the standard for indoor cycling equipment and nearly 1 out of every 2 bikes sold globally is a Spinner bike...

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