Come 5.30pm on Saturday what will Ireland and the Springboks have in common? Some would say “very little” apart from the fact that they use leading edge Performance Analysis software to improve their performance. Recognising that using video as the pivotal element in Performance Analysis, both Ireland and the Springboks use analysis extensively Ireland have(…)
The Ireland squad are in camp now for the November internationals. Markers will be laid down for the Six Nations and with two strong games against the Springboks and the Wallabies comes the opportunity to test where we are vis-a-vis the games heavyweights form the Southern Hemisphere, writes Pete Kelly.
Avenir Sports are getting a number of enquiries regarding SportsCode operating on the OS X version of Yosemite. Avenir Sports and Sportstec DO NOT recommend upgrading to OS X Yosemite to run SportsCode at the current point in time. We are testing all of our products with the Yosemite OS X and there are known(…)
Many sports teams have been accused of not having a ‘Plan B’ – this usually occurs when a once successful system breaks down and the result is a defeat. At Barcelona, under Pep Guardiola, their ‘Plan B’ was jokingly know as ‘stick to Plan A’. Ireland’s recent games would suggest that Martin O’Neil has plans(…)
Role of the Analyst – Pivotal The role of the analyst has become pivotal in game day planning, opposition assessment and overall player development and preparation, writes Pete Kelly.
The NBA and College Basketball relay heavily on their video analysis. The legendary US national and Duke University coach Mike Krzyzewski or “Coach K” as he is now universally known, is a devotee of the SportsCode solution. Avenir Sports offers the self same solutions used at NBA and Collegiate level. The game and the National League,(…)
The Guinness Pro 12 has been more competitive than many had expected and perhaps less predictable than most would have thought. It is perhaps an indication of the levels of professionalism and consistency that Connacht have produced, which raises expectations of a home win over Cardiff. Relying heavily of Performance Analysis as the perfect foil to(…)
Avenir Sports in assocaition with Ladies Gaelic Football provided the footage and in-depth analysis for the preview shows on LGTV ahead of the finals at HQ. Six different counties will contest All Ladies Football finals day, with Wexford, New York, Down, Fermanagh , Dublin and Cork taking the field and ensuing a colourful and noisy occasion at(…)
The drawn final was absorbing. We told you that it is one of the most fascinating, enduring and intense rivalries in Hurling; Tipperary and Kilkenny lived up to that billing and surpassed it in one of the great finals. We told you that Tipperary’s Eamon O’Shea and his Performance Analyst Damien Young would have poured(…)
Kerry won their 37th All-Ireland title at Croke Park on Sunday. It was a tactical ‘Tour De Force’ from Eamonn Fitzmaurice and his Kerry team, who out thought and out manoeuvred the opposition. In the video above, Eamonn speaks about using the Sportstec suite of Performance Analysis software from Avenir Sports. Fitzmaurice is perhaps destined(…)