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Avenir Sports and the 4 provinces in the Heineken Cup

Dark before the dawn The old adage says that it is darkest just before the dawn and Connacht will be hoping that there is a glimmer of truth in that as they head to Toulouse on Sunday with an injury ravaged squad to face one of the aristocrats of the Heineken Cup. Somehow Connacht manage(…)

Upgrading to OSX Mavericks

********* UPDATE from Sportstec on Mavericks ********* Tue Nov 26th 2013 We have resolved all identified issues with Mavericks. However, we are experiencing quite a number of problems in the operating system that are not Sportstec related. Apple has released a developer preview 10.9.1 and this seems to clear up some of the problems we(…)

Performance Analysis in the IRFU VS New Zealand All Blacks

The will be a titanic battle on the field of play on Sunday when Ireland face the might of the all conquering New Zealand All Blacks. Bodies will be laid on the line as the All Blacks go in search of a place in history and Ireland search for the ‘inner strength’ to restore their(…)

Ireland V Poland – Performance Analysis

Martin O’Neill said last week that he had about 35 analysis videos from Brian McCarthy to look at at prior to the Latvia game. Hopefully Brian will have been more considerate in the build up to the game in Poznan tonight. However the value of quality game analysis will be key, both tonight and into(…)

Together we are Stronger! Performance Analysis in the IRFU

Performance Analysis is part of the fabric at the IRFU. The new coaching team under Joe Schmidt are continuing the process – a discipline where Avenir Sports have been embedded for some considerable time now. The importance of video analysis for the Irish Senior team cannot be underestimated. Avenir support the coaches and analysts with(…)

A new dawn for the ROI senior soccer team and Avenir Sports.

The new management team of Martin O’Neill and Roy Keane have been settling in this week to their new roles at the helm of the Senior International team, The hearts and minds of all the supporters will be focussed on the Aviva stadium on Friday night as everybody looks to see if something has ‘sparked’(…)

Ireland V Samoa in the Autumn Internationals – Performance Analysis

Ireland take on Samoa in the first of the ‘November Internationals’ this weekend and while it is a relatively new look fifteen that will start. As ever this series of games will from a crucial part of the planning for the upcoming Six Nations tournament. Mervyn Murphy will analyse very second of the action, using(…)

Technology in rugby: Performance analysis plays a key role

Article originally posted on TheScore.ie and written by Murray Kinsella “FAILING TO PREPARE is preparing to fail.” So said Benjamin Franklin, although it was American basketball coach John Wooden who made the quote famous in sport. That mantra is not exclusive to the five-a-side game, as Munster Rugby’s George Murray highlighted to TheScore.ie when he(…)

Dublin are All-Ireland Football Champions.

Dublin are the Senior All-Ireland Football Champions and in his acceptance speech, Dublin captain Stephen Cluxton paid tribute to Dublin’s back room team and how the hours of video analysis has made their lives easier in preparing for and contributing to their Championship success. Over the course of their successful Division 1 League, Leinster Championship(…)


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