George Murray: Analysis data is a vital tool before and during games
As a performance analysis team we tend to work at least ten days in advance to prepare for our opposition.
Saracens technical analyst Bill Gerrard is a sports data expert and longtime collaborator with Billy Beane. Here he charts how data is reshaping rugby union
Darrell Cobner of Cardiff Met Sport (@CPAUWIC) tweeted about Terra Incognita – Leading your team into unknown land. What kind of discoveries can you make about yourself and your team?
Interesting read on tracking physical improvements in a relatively simple way (much like the Simple Frequency Form) from PropelPerform. I would, however, be careful to only implement this for players training for elite performance, not in regular youth teams/clubs.
An easy to understand explanation of big data in sports: Big data can give athletes the winning edge.
George Murray, analyst of Munster Rugby talks about the role of analysis and the analyst in his club.
Read the article in TheScore…