Applications of GPS technologies to field sports.

  title={Applications of GPS technologies to field sports.},
  author={Robert J. Aughey},
  journal={International journal of sports physiology and performance},
  volume={6 3},
  • R. Aughey
  • Published 1 September 2011
  • Education
  • International journal of sports physiology and performance
Global positioning system (GPS) technology was made possible after the invention of the atomic clock. The first suggestion that GPS could be used to assess the physical activity of humans followed some 40 y later. There was a rapid uptake of GPS technology, with the literature concentrating on validation studies and the measurement of steady-state movement. The first attempts were made to validate GPS for field sport applications in 2006. While GPS has been validated for applications for team… 

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