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Winning gold gets GB Rowing Team’s James Fox fired up for the future

British rowing athletes at the World Rowing Championships in Sarasota, Florida, USA, have revealed the importance of data analytics in working towards the Tokyo 2020 Olympic and Paralympic Games.

“To Have Hard, Factual Data Coming Back… is Really Important for Me” says GB Rower Helen Glover

Although often thought of as a “pulling” sport, in fact, rowing is much more dependent on the “pushing” forces of a rower’s legs. To demonstrate this, SAS, the Official Analytics Partner of British Rowing, invited double Olympic champion Helen Glover to row in an indoor practice tank rigged with sensors on the oars and footplates.

‘Using data in a big boat is key’, according to Former Boat Race winner

Ahead of this Sunday’s Cancer Research UK Boat Races, two of British Rowing’s medallists from the Rio 2016 Olympic Games, Zoë Lee and Constantine Louloudis, have revealed what it takes to be successful in one of the oldest annual sporting events in the world.

Assessments reveal more than racing for British Rowing national team coaches

Data analysis from this weekend’s GB Rowing Team Senior and under-23 third and final team assessment will provide valuable insights into the physical condition of the squad and enable training schedules to be individually tailored according to Mark Homer, Head of Performance Science & Medicine at British Rowing.

Indoor rowing a testbed for elite performance analyst

Moe Sbihi, British indoor rowing record holder and Olympic gold medal-winner, is ready to set the pace at the British Rowing Indoor Championships (BRIC) this Saturday.

The big data drive to find the next generation of Olympic rowing gold medallists

SAS has welcomed returning rowers from Rio, ready to crunch the numbers from the squad’s most successful overseas Games ever. The GB Rowing team is already starting to look ahead to preparations for the Tokyo 2020 Olympics and Paralympics.

Former Olympian says GB Rowing Team is about to face its 'sternest test' before Rio

Former Olympian gold-medal-winning rower Mark Hunter says GB Rowing Team will face its "'sternest test' and, for some, is the only chance to compete against their toughest rivals before Rio".

The Boat Race legend now dreaming of Olympic gold

Having rowed in both events, Louloudis is under no illusions as to how the two vary.

It’s ‘Do or Die’, says Olympic gold medal winners as GB Rowers dream of Rio

Next week’s Great Britain Rowing Team Olympic Trials are ‘do or die’ for the rowers according to former Olympic Champion Mark Hunter.

105 days until Rio 2016 Olympic Games

SAS, the Official Analytics Partner of British Rowing and the GB Rowing Team, has been working with the rowers to help improve performance through the use of data analytics.

Data crucial to Watkins’ GB Rowing Team comeback

SAS official analytics partner of British Rowing and the GB Rowing Team.

Olympian Mark Hunter MBE becomes SAS ambassador

Former Olympic gold medal-winning rower, Mark Hunter MBE, as official ambassador for SAS.

Mark Hunter on London Live

Mark Hunter talks to London Live sporting SAS branding.

Olympic rowers ready to raise the roof at the velodrome

Biggest ever British Rowing Indoor Championships.

Event preview on London Live (28:42-31.20)

SAS Broadcast Links.

Making the boat go faster
Exclusive article featured in the British Airways in-flight Magazine | May 2015 edition.

Data analytics - Driving success
Exclusive article featured in the Rowing & Regatta | February 2015 edition.

British Rowing membership insight can help boost participation
Insights providing targeted benefits are vital to attract new members and foster loyalty.

Predictions power the GB Rowing Team’s quest for Olympic medals
SAS helps the nation’s elite rowers in their pursuit of excellence.

Katherine Grainger: I'm back in a boat – but I haven't done a Steven Redgrave
After two years away from rowing, the Scot who finally took Olympic gold in London hopes the best is yet to come in Rio.

How the GB Rowing Team is mining big data
GB Rowing’s senior sports scientist Mark Homer shares how his team is analysing data to improve their chances of success.

GB Rowing Team turns to data analytics to become better, faster and stronger
As part of the build up to Rio 2016, the GB Rowing Team has turned to business analytics leader SAS technology to improve performance.

GB Rowing Team Visit SAS UK in Marlow
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British Rowing signs deal with SAS for high-performance analytics
New partnership as GB Rowing Team prepares for World Rowing Championships and Rio 2016.





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