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#VisionTraining: A new military training area seeks to meet Singapore's vision

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A new military training area seeks to meet Singapore's vision
Townsville Bulletin
The Singapore Government's vision includes a medical facility, two urban operations live fire complexes, a mock village-style live fire training area, a new airfield, combined arms range, targetry range and two living camps – one catering for 2000 ...

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#VisionTraining: How And When (And When Not) To Train Your A-Game

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How And When (And When Not) To Train Your A-Game
FloGrappling
It wasn't until I was a purple belt that I made a decision to focus on my guard work. I decided that I would only pull butterfly guard on all my training partners and work on executing X-guard sweeps and triangles. For around two years I left my ...

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#TechnologyGlasses: How soundscapes and vibrations are helping blind people see the world

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How soundscapes and vibrations are helping blind people see the world
Phys.Org
According to the World Health Organization, there are about 285 million visually impaired people around the world, of whom 39 million are blind. Advances in technology and medical science may never restore perfect sight to the millions with very poor ...

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#TechnologyGlasses: Smart Augmented Reality Glasses Market insights to 2022 Focusing on key players like CastAR, Epson, Laster, Lumus ...

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Smart Augmented Reality Glasses Market insights to 2022 Focusing on key players like CastAR, Epson, Laster, Lumus ...
MilTech
A comprehensive analysis of the Global Smart Augmented Reality Glasses Market is been done in this intelligence report. It includes the investigations done on the past progress, ongoing market scenarios, and future prospects. An accurate data of the ...

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#StrengthMachineTechnology: Gym workout serves as tonic for 97-year-old Toa Payoh resident

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Gym workout serves as tonic for 97-year-old Toa Payoh resident
Yahoo Singapore News
A 2017 study commissioned by Lien Foundation that evaluated 396 programme participants found that they experienced 15 to 20 per cent improvement in muscle strength and grip strength. Lien Foundation CEO Lee Poh Wah said, “Gym Tonic has shown that ...

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#SportsManagementSoftware: Sports League Software Market Analysis, Region Analysis, Competitive Strategies, Market Size, and Forecasts, 2017 ...

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Sports League Software Market Analysis, Region Analysis, Competitive Strategies, Market Size, and Forecasts, 2017 ...
MilTech
Global Sports League Software Market to grow at a CAGR of +9.60% during Forecast Period. According to the research report, the global market for Sports League Software Market is witnessing a continual rise in its valuation with the advancement in ...
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#SportStatisticsSoftware: Data goes deep with ISU alumnus

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Data goes deep with ISU alumnus
Ames Tribune
“You've got the Division I sports, a fantastic statistics department, connections here and there.” It sounded like a winning plan: a sports fanatic with a strong mathematical background gets accepted into a top statistics program at a Division I school ...

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#SportStatisticsSoftware: Toshiba Upgrades Digital Signage in Oracle Arena

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Toshiba Upgrades Digital Signage in Oracle Arena
Business Wire (press release)
The Lake Forest, Calif. tech company's LED ribbon displays stream in-game team and player statistics in dazzling ultra HD at the Golden State Warriors' home venue. Toshiba's state-of-the-art digital signage within Oracle Arena also spotlights upcoming ...

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#SportStatisticsSoftware: Sports league software market trends detailed in new research report

Sports league software market trends detailed in new research report
WhaTech
This statistical surveying research study presents an all-inclusive evaluation of the worldwide market for network management software, taking various industry parameters, such as the capacity of production, product pricing, demand, supply, and sales ...

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#SkinfoldCalipers: Global Fitness Equipment Market from 2017-2024: Growth Analysis by Product, Regions, Type, End-User, Geography

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Global Fitness Equipment Market from 2017-2024: Growth Analysis by Product, Regions, Type, End-User, Geography
Medgadget (blog)
Global Fitness Equipment Market, By Type (Cardiovascular Training Equipment (Treadmills, Elliptical Trainers, Stationary Cycles, Rowing Machines, Stair Steppers, Others), Strength Training Equipment (Single Stations, Plate Loaded Equipment, Free ...
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#PerformanceVideoAnalysisSoftware: Elite Youth A Licence

Elite Youth A Licence
Scottish Football Association
Access to the Scottish FA Live Learning Management System (LMS), including all course notes materials; Adidas kit (not including boots/ trainers); access to video analysis software; access to coaching session planning software; lunches during each day ...

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#HelmetTechnology: Global Bike Helmet Market Analysis, Share, Types and Forecasts to 2022

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Global Bike Helmet Market Analysis, Share, Types and Forecasts to 2022
MilTech
Bike Helmet Market report provides key statistics on the market status of the Bike Helmet Manufacturers and is a valuable source of guidance and direction for companies and individuals interested in the Bike Helmet Industry. The Bike Helmet Market ...
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#HearRatemonitorwatches: This new Apple Watch feature might actually convince me to go back to the gym

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This new Apple Watch feature might actually convince me to go back to the gym
TechRadar
I don't mean I have to look at my watch each second - some days I'll not even glance at it until I step back in the door - but the important thing is being able to look back in the weeks, months or years to come and know what I did, how well I did it ...

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#HearRatemonitorwatches: I Tried This Activity Tracker and It's Pushed Me to Work Out Harder Than Ever

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I Tried This Activity Tracker and It's Pushed Me to Work Out Harder Than Ever
Men's Health
The watch also logs your workout intensity per week, or how many minutes you've spent above a certain heart rate, so I've been challenging myself to meet or beat my previous amount each week, too. Now, that's not to say the fitness tracker was perfect ...

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#HearRatemonitorwatches: Team USA Hockey Star Hilary Knight Is Devotee Of Wearables, YouTube

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Team USA Hockey Star Hilary Knight Is Devotee Of Wearables, YouTube
SportTechie
While the heart-rate monitor has become an extension of her person, Knight also wears a WHOOP and keeps an eye on her sleep patterns. Asked how stringently she adheres to the results, especially after a restless slumber, she said, “I'll change the ...

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#HearRatemonitorwatches: Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ leaked renders reveal repositioned fingerprint scanner

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Samsung Galaxy S9 and S9+ leaked renders reveal repositioned fingerprint scanner
Pocket-lint.com
The original Weibo post showed what appear to be official in-app images for a heart rate monitor. An image shows a finger touching the heart rate monitor on the back of what has to be the Galaxy S9, and in doing so, showed a new vertically-arranged ...
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#HearRatemonitorwatches: Global Heart Rate Monitor Market Research Report 2017 – 2022

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Global Heart Rate Monitor Market Research Report 2017 – 2022
Silver Pinyon Journal
Heart Rate Monitor The market report, assigned Global Heart Rrate Monitor Market Research 2017, is a testing study for the that examines the competitive structure of market around the globe.The elementary information focusing market players, industry ...

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#Fitnesscentertechnology: Adidas to cut digital sports division months after release of latest fitness app

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Adidas to cut digital sports division months after release of latest fitness app
Portland Business Journal
The digital portion of the strategy doesn't center on creating new digital products, but on driving sales through e-commerce platforms and improving digital manufacturing technologies like 3-D printing. But it's the "one Adidas" initiative and its ...

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#AthleteTrainingLog: The drive to excel

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The drive to excel
Dal News
... something I really enjoy,” she says. McLachlin picked up the sport and started training three times per week in February. She has already started what's sure to be a long list of accomplishments by winning the 75kg provincial title in Dartmouth ...

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#Accelerometers: Scientists engineer nanoscale pillars to act like memory foam, paving the way to new nanoelectromechanical devices

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Scientists engineer nanoscale pillars to act like memory foam, paving the way to new nanoelectromechanical devices
Phys.Org
This scanning electron micrograph (SEM) image shows the nanomechanical testing tip passing over the arrays of custom-made nanopillars as it applies pressure to test elasticity and energy storage potential. The inset shows the structure of an individual ...

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#Fitnesscentertechnology: New owner to renovate, rebrand Dry Creek office buildings

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New owner to renovate, rebrand Dry Creek office buildings
Colorado Real Estate Journal
It created a new lobby with modern artwork, soft seating and shuffle board; an outdoor tenant pavilion; a conference facility with updated technology; fitness center with showers and lockers; and an on-site deli. The company plans a similar renovation ...

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#ExerciseBikeTechnology: Are You ON The CGM Rollercoaster? Get OFF With These PRO Tips

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Are You ON The CGM Rollercoaster? Get OFF With These PRO Tips
Diabetes Health (press release)
It is generally accepted that tight blood sugar control can reduce the risk of microvascular complications (kidney disease, nerve damage, and eye disease) in people with diabetes. Tight control can be dangerous if you dip too low without warning. CGMs ...

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#ExerciseBikeTechnology: Why workplace wellness should be your New Year's resolution

Why workplace wellness should be your New Year's resolution
Real Business
Encouraging physical exercise is simple to implement but can have a profound impact on the wellness of a workforce. Where no onsite-gym is available, employers can offer subsidised gym memberships or bicycle payment plans. FitBit's uses its own wrist ...

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#Accelerometers: Tech of the week: skinsuits rated, new pro kit and coffee cups for ...

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Tech of the week: skinsuits rated, new pro kit and coffee cups for ...
Cycling Weekly
It may not be the weather for it right now, but we've looked at the aerodynamic efficiency of different skinsuits this week, testing six different manufacturers' models to see which was most slippery. If you are looking to get into time trialling or ...

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#Accelerometers: Tech of the week: skinsuits rated, new pro kit and coffee cups for cyclists

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Tech of the week: skinsuits rated, new pro kit and coffee cups for cyclists
Cycling Weekly
We've also given you a run-down of our favourite custom bike paint jobs, which we've seen this year. This week, Mavic has announced its Vision app. This converts your smartphone into a rear light and indicator, using its accelerometers to detect what ...

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#WeightsTechnology: Increasing Body Fitness With Yoga Better Than Weight Training

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Increasing Body Fitness With Yoga Better Than Weight Training
AXcess News
Yoga is dependent on your own body as a 'weight' and even targets small muscles that are overlooked in traditional forms of weight training. To maximize effectiveness, the right equipment is needed. These are relatively simple accessories such as mats, ...

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#HearRatemonitorwatches: Apple Watch Series 4: What To Expect?

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Apple Watch Series 4: What To Expect?
ValueWalk
Many of the features from the Apple Watch will undoubtedly be retained when the Apple Watch Series 4 is released. This, we can expect LTE connectivity, GPS, a heart rate monitor, a waterproof build and a premium construction with a square screen.

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#HearRatemonitorwatches: Meet Nina Tandon, the woman who is working on growing bones in a lab

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Meet Nina Tandon, the woman who is working on growing bones in a lab
VOGUE India
Tandon pulls up the Muse app on her phone to show me how it connects via Bluetooth to a headband that measures brain signals, similar to a heart-rate monitor. It provides feedback in real time, so users can meditate more effectively. “I geek out on ...

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#HearRatemonitorwatches: Heart Rate Monitor Market Poised To Witness a Significant Growth of USD 3 Billion by 2023

Heart Rate Monitor Market Poised To Witness a Significant Growth of USD 3 Billion by 2023
Digital Journal
A heart rate monitor is a personal monitoring device that allows one to measure one's heart rate in real time or record the heart rate for later study. It is largely used by performers of various types of physical exercise.A heart rate monitor consists ...

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#VisionTraining: Vision Training Device market forecast to 2022 examined in new ...

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Vision Training Device market forecast to 2022 examined in new ...
Medgadget (blog)
The global market has been prognosticated to earn demand from popular types of products such as external use, oral and applications such as household and ...

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#TechnologyGlasses: Glasses-Free HD 3D Displays Market Technology Innovations 2017 ...

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Glasses-Free HD 3D Displays Market Technology Innovations 2017 ...
E News Access (press release) (blog)
Inquire for Glasses-Free HD 3D Displays Market Competitive Analysis, Trends and Forecast till 2022, with free sample copy of the report.
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#TechnologyGlasses: How will the cinema experience change over the next few years?

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How will the cinema experience change over the next few years?
Verdict
Glasses-Free-3D is the holy grail of cinema innovations. It's not too costly, the technology is getting there, and it doesn't require anything of the audience. So how does it work? Well, it's all thanks to a little thing called a parallax barrier ...

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#TechnologyGlasses: This is how smart glasses will help the visually impaired in UAE

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This is how smart glasses will help the visually impaired in UAE
ZAWYA
Other assistive technology and robotics will include running prostheses for recreational athletes, folding electric mobility scooters, specially designed cars allowing driving directly from the wheelchair, high-definition silicone, orthotic, mobility ...

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#sportsandtechnology: Kevin-Prince wants technology to fish out racist fans

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Kevin-Prince wants technology to fish out racist fans
GhanaWeb
The Eintracht Frankfurt midfielder noted the Bundesliga's extensive use of VAR and goal-line technology, insisting their use should be extended to root out racist supporters. 'We are in the year 2017 and we have still not found a way to do it,' he told ...

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#ShoeTechnology: 'Project Runway' Winner Launches 3D Printed Shoe Line for Spring '18

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'Project Runway' Winner Launches 3D Printed Shoe Line for Spring '18
Footwear News
“Project Runway” winner Seth Aaron is rounding out his repertoire with the addition of footwear. But, Aaron is not going the traditional route with his shoe designs. Instead, he will be debuting 3D printed shoes in collaboration with Feetz, a ...

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#ExerciseBikeTechnology: Turning Your Fitness Goals Into A Profitable Business: Allison Pickford, Founder and Director, BodySmart

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Turning Your Fitness Goals Into A Profitable Business: Allison Pickford, Founder and Director, BodySmart
Entrepreneur
Invented by sport scientist Dr. Norbert Egger, Hypoxi is a stationary exercise bike machine that combines compression and vacuum technology to help you achieve fitness results- faster and easier. However, back in 2003, when Pickford moved to Dubai and ...

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#ExerciseBikeTechnology: VR Bicycle Ride – No Matter the Weather

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VR Bicycle Ride – No Matter the Weather
VR World
Imagine working out on a stationary bike, winding your way through courses based on real roads while your bike adjusts to your speed, gear, and resistance. Then imagine racing against fellow riders in virtual reality. VirchyBike LITE, available on ...

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#AthleteTrainingJournal: Practice mindful meditation to enhance life

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Practice mindful meditation to enhance life
Houston Chronicle
Now, according to a study in the Journal of Cognitive Enhancement, there's more evidence that Coach Jackson is spot-on: Researchers found that University of Miami football players who practiced mindfulness for 12 to 15 minutes a day were more able to ...

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#AthleteTrainingJournal: Q&A with Jamie Sinclair

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Q&A with Jamie Sinclair
WAVY-TV
How influential were your parents in your athletic career? My parents were a huge part of my athletic career. My dad taught me how to curl ... Then I get to the training center, have practice on ice with the team for two hours, grab some food for lunch ...

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#sportsandtechnology: Fitbit Ionic Smartwatch release date, specs news: Device sports advanced health monitoring technology

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Fitbit Ionic Smartwatch release date, specs news: Device sports advanced health monitoring technology
ChristianToday
Fitbit announces its first smartwatch — Ionic. It is a highly personalized smartwatch that Fitbit claims to track the wearer's health and fitness status with unseen-before depth. This is made possible by Fitbit's new SpO2 sensor. Aside from the ...

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#sportsandtechnology: WATCH: Goal-line technology incorrectly awards a goal in Ligue 1

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WATCH: Goal-line technology incorrectly awards a goal in Ligue 1
SkySports
Goal-line technology came in for criticism in France on Saturday after it incorrectly awarded a goal to Rennes against Caen. With Caen 1-0 up in the 57th minute, Rennes' Wahbi Khazri, on loan from Sunderland, looked to have curled his corner into the ...
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#ShoeTechnology: Step into a new way of ordering orthopedic shoe inserts

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Step into a new way of ordering orthopedic shoe inserts
ISRAEL21c
The kit goes back to the Upstep fulfilment center in New Jersey, where 3D technology is used to scan the impressions. They are then sent to a cloud server and fetched by Upstep's chief podiatrist, Philip Wells, who's been making orthotics for the ...

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#HearRatemonitorwatches: The latest Fitbit can't match up to the Apple Watch

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The latest Fitbit can't match up to the Apple Watch
CNBC
The Ionic also packs all of the latest sensors, such as a constant heart rate monitor, GPS for keeping maps of your runs or bike rides and even Wi-Fi so you can sync Pandora playlists. All of this should technically boil down to a pretty darn good ...
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#ExerciseBikeTechnology: Fitbit Ionic review: A basic smartwatch with amazing battery life

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Fitbit Ionic review: A basic smartwatch with amazing battery life
VentureBeat
Exercise: Let your watch know you're about to run, bike, swim, and so on to track your workouts. Coach: Guided timed workouts, but only three are available for free. Relax: Breathing exercises for when you need some downtime. Wallet: Fitbit Pay, which ...

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#AthleteTrainingJournal: New technology for sports analytics

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New technology for sports analytics
Digital Journal
Calgary - Motion tracking is being used more often across a range of different sports and the technology is advancing. One area is with biomechanical movement analysis, which is being taken up as a new training resource.

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#AthleteTrainingJournal: Fitness: Yes, moms-to-be should exercise — to a point

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Fitness: Yes, moms-to-be should exercise — to a point
Montreal Gazette
The goal was to evaluate the risk factors and “provide recommendations for exercise training during pregnancy and after childbirth for high-level regular exercisers and elite athletes.” Their consensus statement, Exercise and pregnancy in recreational ...

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#AthleteTrainingLog: Falcons aim to forget Super Bowl loss with Navy SEAL approach

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Falcons aim to forget Super Bowl loss with Navy SEAL approach
NFL.com
The master training specialist has logged multiple deployments to the Middle East, Pacific Rim, Europe, Iraq and Afghanistan. He's also completing his Ph.D. in ... "Everybody here's a professional athlete," Hart said. "Ten push-ups is not hard. Doing ...

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#AthleteTrainingJournal: Canton native qualifies for rowing World Championships

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Canton native qualifies for rowing World Championships
Wicked Local Canton
Many took a look at the multi-sport athlete and figured the tall student would be a good fit for the boat. “Encouragement from both friends ... Last year, Clougher moved to California and started training at the California Rowing Club. He helped the ...

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