Partnership connects BTS with the global leaders in softball performance data tracking and measurement technology.
Big Time Softball has announced a technology partnership with FlightScope and Blast Motion, naming the leading performance tracking brands as the official technologies for BTS and its athletes. The agreement with FlightScope and Blast Motion means BTS will utilize the FlightScope X3B unit and Blast Motion bat sensors to track and measure athlete’s performances at events. This is a tremendous opportunity for athletes participating in Big Time Softball events to have their performance measured by some of the leading global brands in the industry. The partnerships also further Big Time Softball’s continued focus on assisting athletes as they pursue their goal of playing at the highest level possible.
About Big Time Softball
Big Time Softball is where innovation meets women's amateur softball scouting and recruitment. For years, mens baseball has had extensive resources to provide high quality performance tools and assessments, and we are excited to bring the same opportunities to the world of softball. BTS believes in the power of data-driven insights, providing a detailed assessment of every play made on the field in order to translate numbers into a tangible analysis of a player's true potential. We pride ourselves on using the latest in sports technology to gather reliable and consistent data that enables players and coaches to identify strengths and areas of improvement as well as to accurately track their progress over time. Our commitment to quality and precision remains unwavering and allows us to provide unparalleled accuracy in assessing player performance through the use of radar guns, FlightScope technology, Blast Motion, and laser timers. We organize and rank data and video, making it easy for coaches to identify the most promising prospects within each metric as well as viewing individual player profiles with the option to receive updates by following players of interest. We are here to streamline the recruitment process for both players and coaches. While we may not claim to be the sole answer to college recruiting, we aspire to be the top resource in the country by providing the crucial insights that coaches need to make informed decisions and to assess prospective players based on their skill sets.
Our dedicated team is committed to empowering players, championing their ambitions, and providing the necessary tools and resources needed to navigate the complex college recruitment process. We are fueled by the desire to connect talent with opportunity, and we are excited about the journey ahead.
FlightScope is a global high-tech company headquartered in Orlando, Florida, and is a true world leader in the development and manufacturing of 3D Ball Tracking Monitors, 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. Sports applications were the next logical step. 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. Around the globe FlightScope is in use by top softball and baseball instructors, NCAA coaches, professional athletes & coaches, and equipment manufacturers. FlightScope is committed to delivering a world-class product with exceptional after-sales support.
About Blast Motion
Based in San Marcos, California, Blast Motion is an information company that provides motion analysis and performance insights. By intelligently combining the biomechanics of movement with sensor data, video capture technology, and cloud-based software services, Blast has redefined the way people coach, recruit, train, analyze, and improve their game. Blast enables athletes to become the best version of themselves through the use of relevant performance analytics and a solution that delivers in-game results. Blast Motion has an extensive patent portfolio focused on a variety of natural motion capture, data collection, consolidation, and translation applications. Our goal is to create a seamless user experience through a combination of hardware and software innovations. Blast aims to design systems that are highly accurate and effective, while ensuring the user interface is simple and intuitive. Blast Motion’s SWING DNA research and development services include analyses of the body’s ability to create speed and power by transferring and conserving momentum from the body’s larger segments to the smaller extremity segments.