Vol 4 / October 9, 2019
It is National Physical Therapy Month and we want honor all of those dedicated clinicians in the PT / Physiotherapy World for their dedication to improving the health, well-being and quality of life for those in need. You are our heroes!
This month, we are pleased to announce a number of exciting initiatives that SMARTfit is involved with and bring you up to date on events happening in our world. In this issue, you will see news regarding our research partner at Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Hospital, a piece on gamification and its role in the industry, an inspiring testimonial from a young Italian professional soccer player that attributes his success to SMARTfit training, and this quarter’s conference schedule.
If you are planning to attend any of the rehab and active aging conferences this quarter, please make sure to stop by and visit us.
In late August 2019, the SMARTfit Team initiated training on SMARTfit cognitive motor training technologies at one of the nation’s top-ranked rehabilitation facilities, Rancho Los Amigos National Rehabilitation Hospital. Over the course of three days, 30+ staff members from Acute Rehab Department, Outpatient Rehab Department and The Rancho Wellness Center completed…
Gamification is taking on a serious role in the fitness industry as its power to engage becomes understood. This power is being utilized to not only attract participation in exercise programs but to also build retention. People love to connect socially and have fun and gamification provides a whole new spin on personal and small group training for youth as well as older adults.
I’m Marcos Matthews, I play for Leganes B in Madrid.
When you look at the differences in the level of play between the high school level, the college level, and the professional level the main factors is your decision-making and how fast you can make those decisions. Making intelligent decisions comes with experience playing the game but to improve your the speed at making those decisions is the area where players fail the most. You not only have to be a good athlete, you also need to know how to process all the moving parts of the game efficiently and quickly in order to stay ahead and win.
This is where SMARTfit saved me. As a freshman in high school I was…
On Thursday, September 12th, 2019, our British distributor, Reinvent Lifestyle HS hosted their grand opening which was focused on emerging technology and cognitive training for athletes to prepare them for the growing “new age of sport”, also known as NeuroSports. This growing industry is re-shaping the potential of athletes in a variety of sports.
Multiple experts presented talks on technology in the sports related field, such as Biofeedback, Improving Athletes’ Speed and Decision-making, Artificial Intelligence and its Role in Sports, and Recovering from Sports Related Concussions.
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