No matter which sport you are in love with, you can’t expect to become great at it without hard work and practice. Having access to a coach would be helpful as well. Of course, not everyone has the wherewithal to hire a personal trainer. These 7 iPhone-enhanced trainers can help you improve your game and get useful feedback about your performance on your phone:
Babolat Pure Drive Play Tennis Racquet: an awesome tennis racket that records the type and number of strokes (forehand, backhand, serve, smash), spin level, ball impact, location, total and effective play time, power, endurance, technique, consistency, energy and rallies. It connects to your smartphone via Bluetooth.
Zepp Golf 3D Swing Analyzer: tracks club head speed, tempo, club plane, and more. Lets you compare your results with others and track your goals easily.
SwingTIP Golf Swing Analysis & Coaching System: provides you with real-time golf swing analysis. You get hands-free video/audio recording and can try remote golf swing lessons with a coach.
Zepp Tennis Swing Analyzer: another tiny gadget you can take advantage of to track your shot type, power, spin, and total time on a tennis court. The sensor attaches to any tennis racket and does not get in your way.
Zepp Baseball Trainer: designed for baseball and softball players. It can record 1000 data points per second. Just attach it to your bat, and you are set.
Wilson Smart Basketball: this basketball has sensors that deliver data to your smartphone or tablet to help you analyze your performance and push yourself harder.
Mio LINK: this wristband provides you with your heart rate as you exercise. Not designed for a particular sport, but it is water resistant and requires no chest strap to work.
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