Axon Sports cognitive training products are based on the latest neuroscience research of how athletes use their brain for playing sports.
Axon Sports Elite training labs are located world wide for professional athletes and teams. Axon labs are not only used in sports but are also utilized for research and development for the medical and pharmaceutical industries.
Athletes can get advanced cognitive training anywhere with the Axon Sports iPad apps for Baseball and Football.
STACK Media and Axon Sports announce cognitive training partnership.
Scottsdale, Arizona - April 22, 2015
STACK Media and Axon Sports announce exclusive cognitive training and content partnership. Axon Sports will be STACK's exclusive cognitive training expert; providing insights, case studies and cognitive performance improvement tools to all athletes. In addition, Axon Sports' technology will be made available at certain STACK Velocity Sports Performance facilities, enabling unprecedented access for athletes to 'Train Above the Neck ™'.
STACK is always looking for ways to help our audience of athletes improve their performance through safe and effective methods," says Josh Staph, STACK's SVP of content. "For years, that has come in the form of information and tools aimed at helping athletes develop their bodies. By partnering with Axon Sports, we now look forward to educating millions of athletes and coaches on the crucial element of cognitive training. Axon is the leader in that space, making them the perfect partner for this effort."
Jason Sada, President of Axon Sports, said, "This is an exciting partnership for Axon Sports. STACK is the premier provider of performance content, tools and training to the next generation of athletes. STACK provides athletes, parents, coaches and trainers with authentic training, nutrition, motivation, skills and gear advice from the best athletes and performance experts. We will now provide STACK's athletes with brain training content, tools and advice that has historically only been available to the most elite athletes. We see great growth potential in the cognitive assessment and training space for elite athletes and, eventually, all athletes. Our partnership with STACK will now allow us to introduce our technology and cognitive training to athletes at all levels.
Associate Professor of Learning Systems Design & Technology
Southern Illinois University.
Director, Brain Imaging Center
Adjunct Professor in the Departments of Neurology
Professor of Education and Graduate Medical Sciences
Chief Science Officer, CogState
Professor, Centre for Neuroscience
University of Melbourne, Australia
Professor of Psychology Head of Centre for Sports Science & Human Performance University of Greenwich, UK
Axon Sports Elite Training systems are installed at Human Performance Labs, Training Centers and College/Professional Team Facilities throughout the United States and in the UK. These systems provide college and professional athletes advanced cognitive training tools and technology as part of a complete program for cognitive skill development. Axon Sports System Specialists work directly with the organization's coaching staff and trainers to understand and design a custom training environment specific to the facilities unique strategy and terminology. Each athlete receives a baseline assessment on core and sport-specific cognitive skills, followed by an individualized training plan designed to build on strengths and improve weaknesses. The coaching staff and performance improvement specialists receive regular reports on athlete progress.
Combining high-definition touch screen monitors with coordinated lighting and sound, Axon Sports creates an ideal cognitive training environment. Athletes can train their bodies in the weight room and on the practice field, and then train their brains using the Axon Sports systems.
When away from the team training facility, Axon Sports' cognitive training programs can go mobile with athletes using the same advanced software. What used to be a few repetitions on the practice field can now be thousands of mental reps with Axon Sports.