Dartfish and it’s involvement in the 2014 Sochi Winter Olympics

March 11, 2014

The Winter Olympics in Sochi may be over but all the Dartfish users are still celebrating their medal wins a couple of weeks on.  A whopping 68% of medal winners were Dartfish users.  There’s no arguing with those numbers! Host nation Russia were also top of the winners table winning a total of 33 medals. […]

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Vantage Point

March 5, 2014

It’s exciting times here at Toca Sports as we have just launched an amazing new product which we designed.  The product is called Vantage Point and it is the most cost effective and easy to use portable video tower on the market today.  It’s unique design makes it convenient to transport and so simple to […]

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Waterproof Notational Analysis

February 26, 2014

We had such a great response to our post a few weeks ago on Video Analysis on a Budget which included Notational Analysis that I decided to do a quick blog on waterproof notational analysis!  It still plays a big part in sport, especially in amateur sport. The weather can play a big part in […]

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Sochi American Winter Olympic Lugers Turn to Dartfish

February 12, 2014

Who’s watching the Winter Olympics at the moment?  I for one am loving it.  Have you heard of Luging?  It’s a small one or two person sled and steering is done by flexing the sled’s runners with the calf of each leg or exerting opposite shoulder pressure to the seat.  Of the three Olympic sliding sports, […]

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Robert Carroll’s GAA Conference Presentation

January 29, 2014

As I’m sure you’re aware our very own Robert Carroll was chosen to be part of the Researchers Forum as part of the GAA National Games Development Conference 2014 which took place at the start of January. Robert’s presentation was based on the Performance Characteristics of Senior Inter County Gaelic Football Games.  In short Robert’s […]

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Video Analysis on a Budget

January 21, 2014

Performance Analysis often conjures up images of specialist coaches working on laptop computers and, where the budget allows this will usually be the case. There is however everyday equipment available, that won’t break the bank, that can be used to provide useful information to help players and teams identify areas to work on in training. […]

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GAA Inaugural Researchers Forum

January 14, 2014

As an opening to the GAA National Coaching Conference, the first Researchers Forum was held at Croke Park. Some of Ireland’s top researchers presented their work covering topics from participation, drop-out rates, high intensity interval training v’s endurance training and I presented on the playing characteristics of Inter-County Football Matches. The session worked really well […]

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National Games Development Conference 2014

December 18, 2013

Some of the top names in Gaelic Games coaching will be involved in the Liberty Insurance GAA’s annual National Games Development Conference – “Inspiring Children: Fostering a Love of Gaelic Games” – which will take place on Friday and Saturday January 10th and 11th, 2014 in Croke Park. This is the 11th annual Conference, and […]

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Dartfish Express Featured on Apple Website

November 28, 2013

Dartfish Express was just featured on Apple’s new webpage, Life on iPad.  It documents six stories of people who use their iPads in different ways to improve their lives.  One of the people featured was Bridie Farrell, a Champion Speedskater, who took nearly a decade off from the sport and is now using Dartfish Express […]

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Dartfish Featured on the Today Show

October 23, 2013

Dartfish was featured on the Today show yesterday as their very own Al Roker suffers with joint pain.  He went to a clinic to have his movement assessed and Dartfish was used for this. Check out the video here: http://www.today.com/video/today/53341725#53341725 For details on Dartfish and how it can help you or your athletes or clients […]

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