The Rockets: Tracking wheelchair and body movement Transforming coaching & performance of The Rockets Wheelchair Basketball team.
The aim: To analyse wheelchair basketball players, to better understand techniques, body movements and chair requirements to help improve performance. As one of the fastest growing disability sports in the UK, wheelchair Basketball is fast, ferocious and fun.
Head coach for The SportsAble Rockets Wheelchair Basketball team in Berkshire, Keith Pamment is also an engineer, and was interested in how tracking the movement of players and different wheelchairs could have an impact on the performance of basketball teams.
Target3D were delighted to collaborate and help him towards using mocap tracking technology to improve play.