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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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Mobicoach Is First, Real-Time, Intuitive, HD Quality, Golf and Fitness Remote Coaching Service

Mobicoach Is First, Real-Time, Intuitive, HD Quality, Golf and Fitness Remote Coaching Service - Sports Techie blog

Mobicoach Is First, Real-Time, Intuitive, HD Quality, Golf and Fitness Remote Coaching Service – Sports Techie blog

Mobicoach Is First, Real-Time, Intuitive, HD Quality, Golf and Fitness Remote Coaching Service

If your golf game or fitness level needs a boost, an expert analytical diagnosis or maintenance, Mobicoach has created the ultimate live, remote coaching solution ready to record video and audio of your captured swing or motion, then deliver personalized instruction over the web by the world’s top Instructors using an iOS app and your iPad. The Sports Techie community blog spoke to Dave Grove, newly promoted to the position of VP Business Development at Mobiplex, in real-time while he used their application at th...

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Fun Fall Get-Togethers for Young Athletes and Sports Fans

Online sports games include both the traditional team contests such as football, basketball and soccer, as well as more leisure sports including pool, darts and paddleball.

Online sports games include both the traditional team contests such as football, basketball and soccer, as well as more leisure sports including pool, darts and paddleball.

Fun Fall Get-Togethers for Young Athletes and Sports Fans

Kids who play sports tend to eat, sleep and breathe their game of choice and often it involves technology. If your son or daughter is one of the 7.7 million in the U.S. who play on a high school team, according to the National Federation of State High School Associations, or if they dream of doing so when older, support their athletic focus and competitive spirit by hosting one of these fun fall get-togethers, and keep intelligent sports tech products in mind.

Sports Trivia Contest

Every young athlete has a role model and favorite pro team, and they can typicall...

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Hyperice Injury Prevention And Recovery Technology Company Has Cornered New Markets

Adrian Peterson, Minnesota Vikings running back, joined Hyperice as an equity partner, making him the newest addition to the company's star studded athlete roster

Adrian Peterson, Minnesota Vikings running back, joined Hyperice as an equity partner, making him the newest addition to the company’s star studded athlete roster

The new executive vice president of marketing and business development at Hyperice is Jim Huether, someone I met while researching for an iQ by Intel contribution on football helmet technology. Hyperice is an injury prevention and recovery company that recently partnered with Adrian Peterson, who joins Blake Griffin, Hope Solo and a number of other Nike athletes, as equity partners. They added Industry pioneer Dr. Mike Clark to the new Medical Advisory Board today...

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Spartan Up ! A New Life Strategy Book Written By Joe De Sena, Spartan Race Founder

Spartan Up ! A New Life Strategy Book Written By Joe De Sena, Spartan Race Founder

Spartan Up ! A New Life Strategy Book Written By Joe De Sena, Spartan Race Founder

It was my pleasure to review the advanced synopsis of the new book, Spartan Up ! Written by Joe De Sena, founder of Spartan Race, this life strategy book and e-book is releasing on May 17th. Spartan UP is a take-no-prisoners guide to overcoming obstacles and achieving peak performance in life. Our exclusive Q&A with Joe about his book is shared in this blog further below. “The book is awesome and it lit a new fire so hopefully it does the same for you,” said Joe. The Sports Techie community blog loves covering the Reebok SpartanRace trail race that is part mud run, obstacle race and adventure race for our readers, fans and followers.

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7 WAYS TO STAY MOTIVATED WHEN STARTING A NEW WORKOUT ROUTINE

Because nearly 16 percent of kids and teens in the U.S. are overweight, it is more important now than ever for parents and kids to develop a healthy living regimen and a strategy to remain motivated to exercise. Staying active can prevent a teen’s chances of developing Type 2 diabetes or from developing cardiovascular problems. If you develop a regimen with your kids, they’re more likely to maintain good habits into their adulthood. Here are some suggestions to keep in mind when you’re looking for ways to stay motivated:

1. Explain the Importance of Health to Your Teens

Kids — like everyone else — aren’t just motivated by force; they need to know why they need to do something...

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AggieFBLife Social Lifestyle Content is Hub to Texas A&M Football Insider’s Vision

The AggieFBLife site contains exclusive original content players and coaches – including music playlists from the team’s daily practices.

The AggieFBLife site contains exclusive original content players and coaches – including music playlists from the team’s daily practices.

Go behind the scenes at College Station with exclusive mobile access to Texas A&M football players and coaches with the new social content hub AggieFBLife. The site at AggieFBLife.com is the the first web and mobile responsive digital platform for a collegiate football program. The Sports Techie community blog was delighted to discuss this sports technology history with FusionSports Marketing co-founder and CEO, Ashley De Walt. First year Head Coach Kevin Sumlin, led the Aggies to its first top-five finish in 56 seasons. The Aggies innovative social media hub showcasing Sumlin’s rising program went live at the start of the season.

AggieFBLife Social Lifestyle Content is Hub to Texas A&M Football Insider’s Vision

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Ohio State High School Basketball Association to Integrate Digital Scout HSGameCenter

State of Ohio High School Basketball Association to Integrate Digital Scout HSGameCenter

State of Ohio High School Basketball Association to Integrate Digital Scout HSGameCenter

With the 2013 basketball season all but here, the Ohio High School Athletic Association and Digital Scout have partnered for Live play-by-play HS Basketball scoreboard for all of Ohio. Review the Sports Techie community blog about the Digital Scout OHSAA HSGameCenter provided by Time Warner Cable Sports Channel.

OHSAA Hoops HSGameCenter

Beginning this fall, OHSAA will offer an online scoreboard for both boys and girls hoops with live play-by-play available for all of their member schools. The Internet driven excitement this sport business deal will generate across the state and nation for fans, recruiters and sponsors is happening at the right time with the rapid convergence of sports and technology.

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18 Blogs with Team Building Exercises for Kids

18 Blogs with Team Building Exercises for Kids - Hoops

18 Blogs with Team Building Exercises for Kids – Hoops

Team building exercises are designed to help bond a group of people together that may not otherwise know much about each other or may not know how to effectively work together. When a group of individuals become a cohesive team they are able to accomplish a lot more than they can as individuals. Team building is often used in corporate America to help companies become more unified, however, these exercises are also an effective tool for teachers and coaches when working with children. Take a look at these 18 blogs to learn how these professionals use team building exercises to help kids succeed.

Back to School

When kids go back to school, they are typically with a new teacher and a new group of students...

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The Best BlackBerry Apps for Cyclists

People bike for all sorts of reasons: relaxation, exercise, commuting or sports performance. While you might know the reasons 57 million cyclists ride, according to Bicycling Info, you might not know that there are cyclist apps designed to make riding more enjoyable and safer. These Blackberry apps help you find your way, keep you motivated even when you don’t think you can’t bike another mile and help you connect with other cyclists if you’re looking for a communal biking experience.

Image by garryknight via Flickr.

Fitness

When you’re cycling to work off the pounds or develop muscle, having a companion app to track how far you’re going, the elevation, your speed and other fitness details allows you to keep a log of how much you’re doing in the pursuit of fitness...

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