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wearables & spacetech for elite sportspeople

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Wearables tracking human health factors isn't new but the communications links can be patchy. French Rugby have recently partnered with the European Space Agency to equip players with GPS-enabled devices to track their positions, speed and physiological details in the hope it can reduce impact & likelihood of concussion. Moving communications to the (earth's) edge will no doubt see more applications scale up.


more info:

https://www.esa.int/Applications/Navigation/Satnav_watching_over_rugby_players





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Lynn Wood @ 2020.01.02 11:51 PM
Concussions are so dangerous. Great to see this new way to prevent them, 

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