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Buffalo Sabres - Ice Hockey

Firstbeat is an Integral Part of Our Overall Dissection of Each Players’ On and Off-ice Work

Buffalo Sabres has been using the Firstbeat Sports software since 2009. Read the interview of Doug McKenney to learn about their user experiences. Why do you use Firstbeat Sports Heart-Rate…

UMass Lowell River Hawks - Ice-Hockey

The real time heart rate response information is a critical component in our training

Devan McConnell Director of Sports Performance UMass Lowell Athletics   Why do you use Firstbeat Sports heart rate monitoring and reporting system with the UMass Lowell River Hawks hockey team?…

JYP - Ice Hockey

Applying heart rate information in Finnish ice-hockey

JYP, the Finnish league (SM-Liiga) Champion in 2009 and 2012 has applied heart rate information in team training systemically for 9 years. Read below the interview of the coach Jyrki…

Real Salt Lake - Soccer

Many Years of Applying Heart-Rate Information

American professional soccer club Real Salt Lake, the champion of the MLS in 2009 have applied many years’ heart-rate information and especially Training Effect to track players’ physiological loading during…

Edinburgh Rugby

Firstbeat Coach Profile: Max Rogers – Edinburgh Rugby

Read how Edinburgh Rygby uses Firstbeat Sports to monitor their athletes and what are the main metrics they look at when it comes to training and matches.

Babatunde Wusu

Now I feel that I am on the right track

JJK football player Babatunde Wusu contacted Firstbeat in early June 2012 as he was worried about his training and recovery.

Eskilstuna GUIF - Handball

Combining the Information of Training Load and Recovery

Case Study: Eskilstuna GUIF handball season 2012-2013 Written by Peter Glas Background: Eskilstuna GUIF is a handball team playing in the highest league in Sweden (Elitserien). The team has been using Firstbeat…

Giro d'Italia - Cycling

Firstbeat Recovery Analysis in Giro d’Italy with the SMS And the Team Colnago CSF

Giro d’Italia, three-week long-race with total of 3479 racing kilometers sets ultimate challenges to cyclists’ performance levels and ability to recover between the stages. In 2011 the Firstbeat Sports software…

Vierumäki - Sports Institute of Finland

Using Firstbeat Sports in Training Centers

Vierumäki uses Firstbeat Sports for educational coaching programs in demonstrating the factors that affect on overall training load and recovery.