NISUS Fitness, S&C Coach Clare Senior Hurling, Horse Sport Ireland and Limerick Senior Hurling
"Metrifit is a critical tool as part of our Sports Performance Consultancy at NISUS Fitness. While working with the Clare Senior Hurling team (2012-2014), Horse Sport Ireland (U25 European Eventing Champions) and currently with the Limerick Senior Hurling Team, Metrifit provides our team with critical information across a number of essential aspects of elite athletic performance. The Readiness To Train (RTT) is a daily marker that allows players to rest when needs be but also allows the coaching team to plan, review and periodise training plans based on the daily feedback from each individual player or athlete. Read More
Over time RTT trends identify how individual athletes/players respond to different training stimuli and training phases. This allows coaching staff optimise training loads for individuals within a larger group. The coaches corner provides an excellent medium for the whole backroom team (Sports Science, Medical, Stats/Video Analysis, Mgmt., liaison officers etc) to communicate with the players on an individual or group basis. Here player information and videos can be uploaded where all can access remotely. The reports function is pivotal for grouping essential data in a click of a button. Whether information is required on an individual or group basis, over a short or long term, choices are simply applied via drop down menus with immediate and easy to read reports. The feature most used by our team is the daily dashboard which allows an immediate snap shot of where the whole panel are at across a number of metrics such as training load, RTT, games played etc. A morning ritual is to review the dashboard and the traffic light system easily identifies the players who need to be helped or contacted as a priority before the day begins. In summary, I have been using Metrifit since 2012 and...