How athletes are using tech to win medals

The desire to win means more and more athletes are using data analytics to help them reach new levels of performance. During the Games, some athletes will even boast the "ability to receive real-time feedback". Obviously, this monitoring is invaluable - but is it fair?

Real-time data analytics may not seem like a big leap from an innovation point of view, but it has the potential to enable more records to be broken in 2016

Dr. Helen Meese, Head of Healthcare at the Institution of Mechanical Engineers. Read more here:

Photo credit: Australian Institute of Sport

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