Technology is developing at an unprecedented rate and is changing the way we live, work and socialise. Companies are constantly competing to make their products better, faster and stronger than ever before. In the world of sport, technology is being utilised to make athletes better, faster and stronger too. It is also changing the experience of coaches, commentators and everyday fans. While many advances in technology have proved beneficial, others have been criticised for removing the spirit from the sport.
The following infographic illustrates how technology is shaping sports. The infographic provides interesting facts about the athlete experience, training & coaching, health care, referee experience, commentator experience and of course, audience experience. For example, thanks to cutting-edge technologies high altitude training conditions equivalent to Everest Camp II can be artificially simulated at sea-level. For more amazing examples how technology is shaping sports these days check out the full infographic below.
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