Zepp and Premier Girls Fastpitch, a leading softball organization, have teamed to provide swing analytics to fastpitch players. In fact, this is an official deal, with Zepp as the exclusive swing analytics partner. Zepp’s sensor attaches to the end of a softball or baseball bat and gives a 3D representation of their swing. The data can be provided to a mobile app instantly and can help the players to find a better swing. Zepp sensors will provide analytics to all PGF sponsored events and clinics.
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Zepp Labs and Premier Girls Fastpitch Partner to Bring the Most Advanced Swing Analysis Technology to Softball
Agreement will bring Zepps 3D swing analysis and training platform to the nations top fastpitch softball organization to help girls realize their full potential
LOS GATOS, Calif. (July 22, 2014) Zepp Labs and Premier Girls Fastpitch (PGF) have agreed to a multi-year partnership, under which Zepp will be designated as the Official and Exclusive Swing Analysis and Technology Platform of PGF.
Zepps advanced 3D technology helps softball players of all ages and skill levels improve their game. The tiny sensor, which easily attaches to the end of a bat, captures over 1000 points of data per swing and creates a perfect 3D rendering on any smartphone or tablet. In addition to seeing their swing in 3D, players, coaches and parents get instant and actionable feedback and data including bat speed, hand speed, time to impact, attack angle and more.
According to Dan Hay, PGF Tournament Director, Our collaboration with Zepp Labs will enable us to offer our players instant feedback and analysis of their swings, giving them concrete ways to improve. The added-value of this technology and the standards Zepp provides take fastpitch softball and PGF to the next level.
We are extremely excited about the opportunity to partner with PGF, says Jason Fass, CEO of Zepp Labs. Theyve built the leading softball platform, and we share a mutual goal of helping girls maximize their playing potential. This is a crucial relationship for us as we further incorporate Zepps proprietary metrics and platform into the fabric and vocabulary of todays sports and athletes.
The PGF National Championships has rapidly grown into one of the most premier softball events in the country. Starting July 19th and running for two weeks, PGF will host approximately 400 of the very top travel ball clubs and college coaches in Huntington Beach, Irvine and Fountain Valley, California, with main focus on the Huntington Beach Sports Complex. Moving forward, all PGF camps and clinics will use the Zepp 3D sensor to capture, measure and analyze player swings at a Zepp hitting station. The Zepp sensor will be used to establish a new standard of swing evaluation metrics.
About Premier Girls Fastpitch
The mission of Premier Girls Fastpitch is to provide a national platform on which fastpitch softball players can demonstrate their individual and team-enhancing skills, competing against the Best of the Best players and teams. The objectives include upgrading those skills through the ultimate developmental step of games and showcasing those skills at the highest possible level of competition, so that both players and college scouts are afforded the most viable evaluation of their talents with bat, ball, and glove. The Premier offers a competitive stage for players at ascending age levels.
About Zepp Labs
Zepp Labs helps athletes and coaches capture and analyze performance data to accelerate learning and improvement. The company focuses on delighting customers with simple, helpful and enlightening hardware, software and services. The Zepp multi-sport sensor and training system works for baseball/softball, golf and tennis. Zepp products are sold in thousands of retail stores around the world including Apple, Best Buy, and Verizon. For more information, visit www.zepp.com Zepp Labs helps athletes and coaches capture and analyze performance data to accelerate learning and improvement. The company focuses on delighting customers with simple, helpful and enlightening hardware, software and services. The Zepp multi-sport sensor and training system works for baseball/softball, golf and tennis. Zepp products are sold in thousands of retail stores around the world including Apple, Best Buy, and Verizon. For more information, visit www.zepp.com