Systems And Methods For Monitoring Athletic Performance


The invention relates to devices and methods for monitoring one or more athletic performance characteristic of a user. An example apparatus includes a sensing unit adapted to be attachable to a shoe of a user, the sensing unit including a first sensor adapted to monitor an movement of a foot of the user while the user is in motion, the first sensor comprising a gyroscopic sensor, processing means for determining a first performance characteristic of the user based upon an output from the first sensor, the first performance characteristic comprising a foot strike location of a foot of the user upon striking a ground surface, and transmitting means for transmitting a data package representative of the performance characteristic to a remote receiver.

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  • Publication: May 9, 2017
  • Application: Feb 7, 2012
    US US 201213368084 A
  • Priority: Feb 7, 2012
    US US 201213368084 A
  • Priority: Feb 7, 2011
    US US 201161440243 P

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