Ex-Denver Broncos GM Invented Fully Immersive QB Training Simulator

If you’re a high school, college or pro quarterback in this era of technological advancement, you’ve likely come across a number of virtual reality offerings that help you prepare for games and improve your overall play. Soon you’ll have another, but one that promises to be more immersive and realistic than its competitors. And it…

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Success Co. To Have 6 Degrees Of Freedom In Sports Instructional Videos

Success Series was introduced earlier this year as a platform where people could learn how athletes train for their sports, and PGA Tour champion Rickie Fowler teed off the first series of instructional virtual reality videos. The platform has progressed since Fowler joined as the (so far) lone athlete, and it is implementing the technology…

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Rafael Nadal Plays Tennis Against Himself In Virtual Reality

Visitors to Madrid this weekend have another attraction to consider. Telefonica, the Spanish telecommunications company, has partnered with its subsidiary Movistar to present the Nadal Challenge. The experience, which will go on tour after it leaves Madrid on Tuesday, includes a virtual reality game in which users can play against Rafael Nadal. The game uses…

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Australian Football League Club Essendon Buys Esports Team Abyss

Essendon FC, an Australian rules football club, is bringing an esports franchise into the fold. Team Abyss, which competes in League of Legends, the Oceanic Pro League, and the Oceanic Challenger League, will become part of Essendon next year, it was announced Thursday. Essendon FC gained the licensing rights to Team Abyss through a partnership…

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BT Sports App Provides 360-Degree Instant Replay Of Soccer, Boxing

Neymar was quiet in Bayern Munich’s Champions League triumph over Paris Saint-Germain Tuesday evening, but fans who crave watching the new PSG star were still able to see him play from all angles thanks to a new offering in the BT Sport App. BT Sport, the sports division of British Telecommunications, announced Tuesday that it…

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RightEye, Tobii Team Up To Improve Vision In Sports With Interactive Tests

It goes without saying that superior hand-eye coordination is essential for athletes to perform at their best. But what if their eyes aren’t working as well as they could? Consider eye-tracking technology as the solution. RightEye LLC, a company that creates vision tests and optical training games through eye-tracking technology has announced its partnership with…

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ESPN Commemorates V Week With 24-Hour Livestream on Twitch

For 10 years, ESPN and ABC have been putting on special programming to commemorate V Week, a weeklong tribute to the V Foundation, a cancer research organization founded by ESPN in memory of North Carolina State basketball coach Jim Valvano. This, the 11th year of such programming, featured a decidedly contemporary addition. Twitch partnered with…

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