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Sep 18

Withings Steel HR Sport Introduces Fitness Tracking Powered by Firstbeat

Withings reintroduced their brand to the world by announcing the new Withings Steel HR Sport. Promising better looks and better workouts, the hybrid smartwatch is more than just an activity…

Sep 7

Fitness Level: An Accurate Estimate of Your Fitness That Is a Walk in the Park

Whether you’re an exercise fanatic keen to know if your effort is paying off, or someone with a nagging feeling their fitness is holding them back, working out how fit…

Aug 30

Garmin vívosmart 4 Introduces Body Battery™ Powered by Firstbeat Analytics

The Garmin vívosmart 4 was introduced as the newest addition to the company’s popular line of fitness trackers today at IFA 2018 in Berlin. Designed to enhance and promote healthy…

Aug 29

NHL’s Carolina Hurricanes Agree Three-Year Deal with Firstbeat

The Carolina Hurricanes have agreed a three-year deal to begin using Firstbeat, the leading provider of physiological analytics in sports. The Hurricanes become the 17th NHL franchise to utilize Firstbeat…

Jun 18

Firstbeat wins Best Smart Wearables Platform/Technology in Future Digital Awards 2018

The Future Digital Awards are given to companies that Juniper Research believes have made significant progress within their sector during the previous year, and are now poised to make considerable…

May 31

From Lab to Real-Life: Firstbeat to Measure VO2max Fitness Level from 30-minute Walk

Estimating an individual’s Fitness Level whilst walking will be added to the Firstbeat Lifestyle Assessment in September 2018. A new algorithm developed by Firstbeat has made it possible to estimate…

May 22

We’ve Updated Our Privacy Policy

Firstbeat have updated their Privacy Policy in accordance with the European Union’s General Data Protection Regulation (GDPR) which comes into effect on May 25, 2018. We have always been committed…

May 14

Firstbeat Sports App Update Unlocks Remote Training Capabilities and Fitness Monitoring

Jyväskylä, Finland, May 14, 2018 — Firstbeat Sports is excited to announce a transformative update to the Firstbeat Sports iPhone app. The app is available immediately to all Firstbeat Sports…

May 4

New Research Reveals Vital Link Between Alcohol Intake and Sleep Quality Using Real-World Data

Key points: Study utilized data from over 4,000 men and women in real-world conditions Heart rate variability (HRV) offers objective insight into restorative power of sleep Even a single drink…

May 3

Firstbeat Sports’ New Stress and Recovery Feature Allows True Big Picture Player Monitoring

Jyväskylä, Finland. 02.08.2018 — Firstbeat Sports, the leading provider of physiological analytics in sports, now includes Stress and Recovery monitoring – a new, ground-breaking feature which will unlock true big picture…

Mar 28

Using Firstbeat technology to create new fan engagement opportunities

Firstbeat have worked with Finnish Ice Hockey team JYP Jyväskylä for over a decade and, when the reigning CHL champions ply their trade in the same town, it gives you…

Mar 6

Firstbeat featured in Wall Street Journal: “The Fitness-Data Revolution Is Just Getting Started”

Fitness is about more than what you’re doing at the gym. It’s also about sleep, nutrition and the things that your body is doing while you’re away from the gym. Firstbeat…