Tag: Sports vision

Baseball, a Visually Demanding Sport

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With the MLB World Series upon us, the San Francisco Giants and Kansas City Royals have their sights set on taking home the Commissioner’s Trophy, but to get there they will need to follow some age-old advice and keep their eye on the ball. Baseball is a very visually demanding sport. The average MLB player has Read More »

Eye on the Ball: Sports Vision and Soccer

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Every four years the world unites in a wonderfully crazy passionate time to cheer, laugh and cry (we all feel for Brazil…) for a sport that transcends cultures, borders and social status. While the U.S. is just now starting to show the beginnings of becoming a soccer “fanation” with the rest of the world, this Read More »

Figure Skating and Vision

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The US Figure Skating Championships are in full force, which plays a big role in determining who will be competing for Team USA in the 2014 Winter Olympics. Figure skaters need impeccable coordination to win over audiences and judges with skilled jumps, spins and choreography. Vision plays a critical role in their success, including strong spatial Read More »