Tempest® FX offers proven, professional wireless communication and superior audio. For elite programs that need high-end sideline communications with the same flexibility and expandability used by the country’s top programs at all levels, Tempest FX is the answer.
LSU assistant strength and conditioning coordinator Eric Donoval has embraced the ever-changing world of technology, and is finding the process more rewarding and intuitive than he thought possible just a few short years ago.
The off-season brings many tough challenges for coaches, but it also brings some amazing opportunities. This is particularly true for strength and conditioning coaches, who often describe the off-season as “the fun part of the job.”
No matter how “old-school” a coach you think you are, whether you realize it or not, technology is affecting the culture of coaching sports. And that’s not a bad thing.
Former West Point wide receiver is giving back to the game while serving his country. Life lessons learned through football are opening up ways to help give other student athletes the opportunities he’s had.
Wearable technology isn’t new to the football world, but with i1 Biometrics Athlete Intelligence software, coaches can take the data they are gathering and put it to work for them.
LSU’s Eric Donoval used Polar’s GPS technology during the 2016-2017 season in an attempt to better understand the team’s performance, as well as try and gain a competitive advantage. The benefits became obvious, especially when Donoval began comparing performance as the season progressed.
Whether you’re trying to make program-wide decisions or individual training decisions, Polar’s data provides objective measurements that move the ball forward.
Sideline Power brings coaches Insight Replay, giving coaches the edge on helping their athletes improve by making video replay available instantly. Their all-in-one kit gives coaches all the tools necessary to get the job done without any extra equipment.
The drone line available from Sideline Power provides coaches with an affordable means to gain new perspectives from an infinite number of camera angles. Sideline Power has several different drone models with a wide variety of options. There is a model for every level of competition, no matter what the requirements may be.
Wilson Sporting Goods has unveiled their new Wilson X Connected Football, an affordable way to track key quarterback metrics. Making use of bluetooth and smart phone technologies, the Wilson X Connected Football detects velocity, distance, spiral efficiency, spin rate and whether a pass was caught or dropped.
We have created a culture at Oberlin College where it is exciting to be a member. Our older players are valued for their knowledge, and they have the opportunity to show and strengthen their understanding by teaching the first-year players. After years of doing this, we have instilled this culture systematically. Here are six methods we’ve used to create a culture of learning.