Professional Rowing Training With Data Analytics

“Rowing is 90% technique, 10% physical.” It’s a common saying among rowers that the sport is 90 per cent technical, and 10 per cent physical. That may be overstating the case somewhat, but it does play to a long-standing notion in the sport that technique is paramount. It’s the reason so many rowers spend hours …

A Rowing Career Like No Other

It was in 1999 when Australian Chris Lowe won a silver medal at the World Rowing Championships in Canada. But what made his achievement special was that at 23, he was the oldest competitor in the field. He was also at the time a medical student at the University of Western Australia and a volunteer …

Data Analytics Is Our Biggest Opportunity As Well As Our Biggest Threat

The last two decades can above else be considered the age of data. Never before has there been so much data gathered, processed, and analyzed. The term “data lake” was never a thing until we started measuring and logging everything and anything. Worldwide, we create 2,000,000,000,000,000,000 bytes of data every day. This is an absolutely …