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A Survey of Commercial Wearable Systems for Sport Application

  • Sergio Guillén
  • Maria Teresa Arredondo
  • Elena Castellano
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Abstract

The aim of this chapter is to provide an overview on wearable systems used in sport and physical activities. Sportconcept covers many different types of activities and objectives of its practitioners. The use of ICT technologies in sport, and in particular of wearable systems, is therefore closely linked with the specificities of the sportive practice rules, conditions, environments and goals.

Keywords

Grip Force Sport Practice Wearable System Biomechanical Measurement Body Protector 
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© Springer Science+Business Media, LLC 2011

Authors and Affiliations

  • Sergio Guillén
    • 1
  • Maria Teresa Arredondo
  • Elena Castellano
  1. 1.Instituto de Aplicaciones de las tecnologías de la información y de las comunicaciones avanzadas (ITACA)Universidad Politécnica de ValenciaValenciaSpain

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