Dartfish and Flightscope team up to provide a complete analysis solution dedicated to Baseball and Softball Coaches
by Tara Ingalls
6 December 2018
ORLANDO, Fla. - December 5, 2018 – Dartfish today announces a product enhancement to its award-winning baseball and softball coaching toolsets. The new enhancement provides joint customers of Dartfish and Flightscope, a world leader in the development and manufacturing of 3D Doppler tracking radar for sports, an improved method to create player improvement practice plans and game plan against opponent players.
The toolset accomplishes this by collecting pitchers’ and hitters’ measurement data from the Flightscope Strike, a 3D phased-array tracking radar system, representing this information in Dartfish’s visual analytic reports and visual teaching video system. FlightScope created Strike to help softball and baseball players practice with a purpose.
“We’re excited to be partnering with Dartfish to help improve players’ games,” said Henri Johnson, CEO of FlightScope. “Dartfish’s analytical technology combined with our tracking technology gives baseball and softball players a one-stop shop to improve their performance.”
FlightScope’s Strike radar tracks pitching data such as pitch speed, spin rate and spin axis, as well as hitting data such as exit speed, carry speed and flight time.
“This is a huge value for our joint customers,” said Chuck Wilmot, director of baseball and softball product sales at Dartfish. “This product automates the collection of key performance data of players, reducing large amounts of information into easy to interpret visual data reports that are linked to the players video increasing the efficiency and effectiveness of coaches."
For further information, visit the websites https://www.dartfish.com/and https://flightscope.com/. To get more information on these tools and the entire suite of baseball and softball tools, please contact Chuck Wilmot at firstname.lastname@example.org or by telephone 214.336.5584.
Dartfish makes the power of video accessible to millions and sets the video standard across industries such as sport, education, and healthcare. Dartfish, trusted globally by thousands of elite sport organizations, federations, and corporations, leads the world with technology to create, analyze and distribute video content. Dartfish is privately held, with worldwide headquarters in Switzerland and U.S. headquarters in Alpharetta, GA.
FlightScope is a global high-tech company and a true world leader in the development and manufacturing of 3D Doppler Ball Tracking Monitors, Golf Radars & Launch Monitors for sports. Originally founded in 1989 to measure projectiles for the defense industry by Henri Johnson, FlightScope still honors its roots and to this day remains prominent in the defense industry in more than 24 countries. With nearly two decades of experience in the field of Doppler radar and phased-array tracking technology, FlightScope realized the potential and impact its technology would have on the sports industry. Seizing the opportunity to lead when others only watched, FlightScope now has applications in cricket, tennis, golf, and baseball, and continues to grow each day. FlightScope is in use by top golf instructors, club fitters, tour players and original equipment manufacturers around the world. We are committed to delivering a world-class product with exceptional after-sales support.