Posts Categorized: Sport & Fitness

Metabolic tracker helps optimize fat loss

An app gives tailored nutrition and exercise recommendations base on the users metabolism to help increase performance.

Smart clothing monitors the wearer’s heartbeat

A clothing range has built-in sensors to track heart activity which can be sent to any smartphone device.

Squeezable water bottle made from elastic titanium

A novel form of elastic titanium has been used to create a squeezable sports bottle that is durable and prevents the liquid from being contaminated by plasticisers and softeners.

Inflight yoga program helps boost wellbeing of passengers

A long-haul carrier has introduced a series of yoga and meditation videos for use before, during and after a flight for increased passenger wellbeing.

Muscle oxygen tracker improves training in real time

This new wearable monitors the amount of oxygen in a user’s muscle helping make workouts as productive as possible.

Smart tennis dampener coaches and analyzes play

Designed for use by players of all skill levels, a new device monitors 20 metrics including strokes, footwork and fitness and provides personalized coaching tips.

App counts calories from photos

A new app can help users eat healthier by analysing the nutritional information in a meal from a photo.

Electric delivery bikes reduce urban air and traffic congestion

A consortium is trialing a fleet of electric cargo bikes and trailers for quicker, more efficient and nearly carbon neutral deliveries in Central London.