STATSports Viper Pod
The Viper pod is the world’s leading performance monitoring tool for elite sports teams on the market. It is by used by the best teams in the world across multiple sports in the top competitions including the Premier League, NFL, NBA, La Liga and many more right through to the 2014 World Cup. The Viper pod is worn by the best athletes in the world of sport for performance monitoring on a daily basis by collecting both training and game-day data. The Viper pod streams live data in real-time through the Viper Live Streaming software as well as logging all data for post-session download.
The Viper pod allows for unobtrusive feedback on individual player and team performance for every single second, of every minute, of every session, all season long.
The pod is an award winning ergonomically designed unit that tapers and curves gently to fit the players back. The pod is inserted into specifically designed Viper garments (vest/base layer) to collect data on the player’s performance.
Each Viper pod contains:
> Four processors
> State of the art GPS module
> 3-D accelerometer
> 3-D gyroscope
> 3-D digital compass
> Long range radio
> Heart rate receiver
These components log data at a rate of up to 100Hz and stream data at over 50Hz.
The Viper system both samples and processes GPS data at 10Hz using the newest generation of GPS chipset. The data is available at 10Hz over live streaming and at 10Hz for subsequent download and post session analysis. The Viper system is, in fact, the only GPS system that provides true 10Hz GPS data over live streaming (real-time).