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Apr 26

Firstbeat Reveals Connections Between Physical Activity, Performance and Well-being at Elevate 2016

Firstbeat’s UK team is set to make a strong showing at Elevate 2016. This special event held May 4th and 5th at Olympia London will focus on the connections between…

Mar 31

Winning Teams Personalize Recovery: Case Oulun Kärpät Ice Hockey

Ice hockey team Oulun Kärpät from the Finnish primary league Liiga has been using the Firstbeat Sports solution for a year now. Head Coach Lauri Marjamäki emphasizes the importance of…

Mar 23

Firstbeat’s Tiina on Go Healthy for Good: Stress Can Be Both Positive or Negative

Firstbeat’s Exercise Physiologist and Wellness Specialist Tiina Hoffman featured on Go Healthy for Good by Hope Channel. During the program Tiina and Dr. Nerida McKibben discuss heart rate variability in…

Princeton Rowing Making Waves with Firstbeat Sports Technology

The Princeton Rowing team is one of an increasing number of elite teams using technology to take a proactive approach to training and recovery management, injury reduction and performance enhancement….

Mar 7

Discover the new Firstbeat Website – auf Deutsch!

With customers and partners all over the world, Firstbeat is the leader on the market of heartrate monitoring. To make our services even more accessible for our German speaking customers,…

Feb 11

Firstbeat Named Finalist for Top International Sports Technology Award

Firstbeat’s popular Sports Monitor for teams has been shortlisted for the 2016 Sports Technology Awards in the category of Best Technology for Managers and Coaches. This prestigious international event celebrates…

Jan 25

Firstbeat Named Entrepreneur of the Year in Central Finland – ”Our Success Is Based on Knowledge and Hard Work”

The Federation of Finnish Enterprises named Firstbeat as the 2015 Entrepreneur of the Year for Central Finland. The selection jury cited Firstbeat’s advancement of the City of Jyväskylä and the…

Jan 8

Project Wellbeing Booster: Firstbeat Lifestyle Assessment Is a Useful Solution for Enhancing Occupational Wellbeing

  The impact of a new digital service was tested in an extensive co-operational occupational wellbeing project. Companies involved in the project were Sitra, Fortum, Kone, Varma, Microsoft, Taltioni and…

Dec 16

Firstbeat Introduces a Game Changer for Elite Sports Coaching

The new Training Effect feature reveals athletes’ physiological performance in real time, enabling coaches to make better training decisions. Jyväskylä, Finland. December 16, 2015. Update Jyväskylä, Finland. July 1,2019 –…

Dec 8

Firstbeat Success Story: Even “Tough-guys” Need Rest

Tuomas Simola is a Finnish submission wrestler with a clear goal in mind; to win the ADCC Submission Wrestling World Championships. His training requires many hours of wrestling practices and…

Nov 20

New Partnership With German Ice Hockey Federation

We are excited to announce that the German Ice Hockey Federation will begin using Firstbeat Sports systems for all their national team programs. This includes the elite men’s and women’s…

Nov 19

Firstbeat to Share its Passion for Healthy Lifestyle in Allt för Hälsan Fair 27-29 November

Scandinavia’s largest lifestyle and health fair Allt för Hälsan is annually held meeting and trade place. It brings together people working or interested in healthy lifestyle and latest trends in…