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Source: https://www.telegraph.co.uk/athletics/2019/08/20/exclusive-electronic-pill-protects-against-heat-exhaustion-trialled/ The world Athletics Championships in Doha next month will be the first time that athletes are given an electronic pill, designed to combat heat exhaustion. The capsule tracks body temperate and was developed to combat fears over the effects of extreme heat in endurance events at the 2020 Tokyo Olympics. Competitors will be...
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Source: https://bgr.com/2019/08/12/apple-wearables-revenue-watch-airpods-analyst-report/ Apple’s wearable products category, including popular devices like the Apple Watch and AirPods are generating record sales, making it a leader in the wearables category. Recent data suggests the wearables market in North America hit $2 billion in the second quarter, with shipments increasing 38% year over year to 7.7 million units, according...
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Source: https://www.wareable.com/health-and-wellbeing/sweati-release-date-specs-price-7141   Sweati is a new wearable promising non-invasive and glucose tracking by analysing low amounts of sweat. The wearable is made of fabric and transits data wireless via a mobile app. It’s conveniently small, only as thick as two credit cards, and can fit in the palm of your hand. It’s disposable and...
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Source: https://www.sporttechie.com/orreco-nba-atlanta-hawks-dallas-mavericks-new-york-knicks/ Irish sports performance company Orreco, has signed a multiyear agreement to work with the Atlanta Hawks in blood-testing its elite athletes. Orreco uses blood biomarkers and machine learning algorithms to customize athlete training regimens, including diets and workloads. The Hawks are reportedly the fourth NBA team to work with Orreco, joining the Dallas...
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Source: https://www.wareable.com/health-and-wellbeing/sweati-release-date-specs-price-7141   Sweati is a new wearable to promise non-invasive and glucose tracking by analysing low amounts of sweat. Lactate and hydration can also be tracked, making The wearable is made of fabric and transits data wireless via a mobile app. It’s conveniently small, only as tick as two credit cards, and can fit...
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Uptek were one of the finalists who pitched at the 2018 Australian Sports Analytics & Technology Conference KPMG Game Changers Startup Competition earlier this year.   By Clint Vojdinoski, Editor at Bullpen Media Gold Coast based startup Uptek have set the task of demonstrating the muscular benefits of blood flow restriction training, a novel method of exercise used […]
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  By Clint Vojdinoski, Editor at Bullpen Media It is two years until the 2020 Tokyo Paralympics, and with it fast approaching it has never been a more vital time for the advancement of wheelchair technologies. Driving this is Sydney based start-up Briometrix, winner of the 2018 Australian Game Changers, who are developing technologies that addresses a total […]
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By Clint Vojdinoski, Editor at Bullpen Media A former professional cyclist, Box Altitude founder Rico Rogers has brought his athletic experience and studies into designing and developing altitude training products to help improve performance in elite sports, yet going beyond athletic performance Rogers believes that altitude training and sleeping can improve anyone’s quality of life. His company has […]
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By Elizabeth Hyde, Loughborough University London We spoke to Taco Ketelaar from FitChannel.com one of the Netherlands fastest growing home sports and lifestyle platforms, aiming to get everyone in the Netherlands to participate in exercise. A past speaker at the 2018 Sports Analytics World Series Conference in the Netherlands Taco discusses the inspiration, development and […]
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