Thursday, 29 November 2018 / Published in SmartPaddle technology
2018 fall season is coming to an end. For the SmartPaddle users this was the first season when a bigger group of people used regular force measurements to assist their daily training. In the Finnish Swimming Championships 33% of the participating clubs are using SmartPaddle. The SmartPaddle users were doing well in the competition and it
Wednesday, 14 November 2018 / Published in User stories
SM-uinnit Vaasassa ovat toiset pääkilpailut joihin valmistautuessa on päästy nauttimaan tarkan voiman mittauksen tuomista hyödyistä. Käyttäjäkunta on laajentunut 2018 vuoden aikana muutamista koekäyttäjistä jo laajemmaksi yhteisöksi joka on aktiivisesti jakanut kokemuksiaan ja auttanut toisiaan eteenpäin. Jo kauden aikana on tullut useampia monen sekunnin parannuksia ennätyksissä. Mielenkiintoista on nähdä että mitä pääkilpailuissa tapahtuu ! Haastattelimme muutamia
Wednesday, 10 October 2018 / Published in User stories
Ammattilais triathlonistin kauden päätavoite on edessä ensi viikonloppuna. Osa pääkilpailuun valmistautumista on vetää yhteen, että miten tähän on tultu: mistä lähdettiin, mitä tehtiin ja mitä saatiin aikaiseksi. Kilpailusuoritukseen vaikuttaa aina nippu asioita mitä ei voi kontrolloida. Mitä paremmin tiedostaa sen mitä kauden aikana on saatu kontrolliin, sitä vähemmän vaikutusta oman kontrollin ulkopuolella olevilla asioilla on.
Saturday, 23 June 2018 / Published in SmartPaddle technology
Trainesense started consulting Kaisa Sali on her swimming in December 2017. See earlier blog discussing the start of the co-operation and her own blog “Me as a swimmer”. Getting ready for first competitions In March we met with Kaisa in her training camp in Mallorca. We summarised the achievements and learnings from the three-month period
Thursday, 14 June 2018 / Published in User stories
Antti Vuorikoski discusses below his experience after the first SmartPaddle measurement session. The original text in Finnish at the bottom.  Below translation into English and Swedish. “Sure, I can swim. Do I benefit from using the SmartPaddles? “These were my main thoughts when I agreed to participate in the SmartPaddle test swim, organized by my
Thursday, 14 June 2018 / Published in SmartPaddle technology
During the 2017-18 season, Swimming Canada’s High Performance Centre – Ontario sport science staff have been trialing the Trainesense SmartPaddle. The team’s biomechanist, Ryan Atkison, has been the primary user and is very happy with the results to date. “When we were first exposed to the SmartPaddle, our initial reaction was that this information could
Wednesday, 13 June 2018 / Published in SmartPaddle technology
Kaisa Sali is one of the first SmartPaddle users (link to early promo video). Like any product, Trainesense SmartPaddle has multiple stories behind the scenes. Kaisa’s story is one of those (link to her webpage). Common theme for the stories behind SmartPaddle is “rediscovering yourself”. As part of our own rediscovery story we have helped
Monday, 11 June 2018 / Published in User stories
Raision Urheilijat (RaiSU) is one of the most successful swimming clubs in Finland. Petteri Paatos is the head coach of the club. This blog text summarises his thoughts and observations on deploying SmartPaddle. Together with RaiSU, Trainesense continues developing the system and scenarios on using it. This is the way the community works: in co-operation
Wednesday, 30 May 2018 / Published in News
  Aamulehti was reporting on a seminar speech by Riku Rimpelä (link to the original article) The theme for the seminar was “Train healthy and with quality”. Riku’s speech was about using technology in monitoring recovery and quality. He emphasised the importance of efficiency in training. “In swimming training session are done is a group and