TISS partners with the Data Sciences Institute at University of Toronto to offer Research Catalyst Grants in sports analytics and sports data science
15 May 2023
Tanenbaum Institute for Science in Sport (TISS) is pleased to partner with the Data Sciences Institute (DSI) at the University of Toronto to offer up to $100,000 per research proposal to multidisciplinary Collaborative Research Teams with a focus on innovative and novel sports data science and sport analytics research. Letters of Intent due July 14, 2023.
Seven KPE graduate students awarded prestigious inaugural TISS scholarships
20 April 2023
From enhancing and sustaining competitive performance for athletes and para-athletes of all levels and every background to using data analytics to predict and augment individual and team performance, health and well-being, and improving athlete recruitment outcomes, the winners of the inaugural TISS scholarship are contributing to the institute’s mission of generating, advancing and disseminating transformational knowledge.
Can restricting blood flow to athletes' limbs while training boost performance? U of T researchers investigate
16 December 2022
Ischemic preconditioning (IPC), a technique used to prepare an organ or tissue for a lack of blood or oxygen supply, was originally developed for use in clinical settings where there is an expected lack of blood and oxygen supply, for example during surgery or after an adverse event like a heart attack. But could it be used to enhance athletic performance?