Young Athletes are Injured at Increasing Rates; Physimax Wants to Change This

Tel Aviv-based Physimax Technologies Ltd., a company that uses computer vision and machine learning technologies to create personalized training programs for athletes, wants to help fight what is becoming a growing concern in professional sports: overuse injuries.

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Physimax’s markerless motion-capture assessments are gaining traction in elite sports, including with the NBA’s Pacers and Jazz, MLB’s Rockies, the U.S. Tennis Association player development program, major college athletic programs such as Clemson and UNC, and Brazil’s most popular soccer club, Flamengo.

DENVERMay 7, 2019 /PRNewswire/ — The Colorado Rockies Baseball Club is working with Physimax technology to improve its players’ athletic performance and reduce injuries.

The Rockies are using Physimax to evaluate their Major League and Minor League players at Spring Training and during the season. “We needed a practical, data-driven tool for our staff and players to provide a quick objective assessment with recurrent follow-ups and actionable insights to a large group of players that reside in different locations, all integrated within our day-to-day routine,” said Keith Dugger, the Rockies’ head athletic trainer. “Physimax saves us time with comprehensive musculoskeletal assessments in minutes, and with real-time, easy to interpret feedback.”

DENVERNov. 14, 2018 /PRNewswire/ — The world-renowned sports-medicine clinic UCHealth Steadman-Hawkins Clinic – Denver partnered with Physimax technology for objective MSK (musculoskeletal) condition analysis with actionable individualized prescribed training program through the smartphone, to enable athletes and general population optimize recovery and improve performance like professionals.