Tracking Elite Athletes, Right Down to Centimeters

Expect a heavy dose of sports from my Popular Mechanics offerings this week. Early on Tuesday came the posting of the top 10 tech advancements in the NFL, just a few minutes before my next PopMech piece on Catapult Sports, based in Melbourne, and its efforts to provide indoor GPS tracking systems for elite professional teams. The devices track individual players, in relation to each other and even the ball, giving pinpoint data on a wide spectrum of player metrics. For all the techy details, check out the article here.

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