To rise above the competition, the modern athlete must train intelligently and use the most innovative techniques to outfox opponents. And technology can help with that.
Stephen Curry is considered by many to be the greatest shooter in National Basketball Association history. Curry’s complex, next-generation regimen involves an excessive amount of “Steph drills,” which often involve doing two things at once, like dribbling with one hand and catching a tennis ball with the other. To make it even harder, he uses military-grade goggles with strobing effects that produce blanks in the visual space, requiring him to react based on partial information. As a result, he’s cognitively and physically prepared for virtually anything his defender throws at him.
Tracking technology devices have the ability to provide intelligent feedback on various physiological properties. Sensors embedded in jerseys can now track a player’s performance metrics in order to calculate their risk of being injured, and they can also alert them when it is safe to return to play.