We always strive to be at the cutting edge of product development and supply. Below are some of the key products we provide in the market to date.
Born out of collaboration with the Australian Institute of Sport, Catapult provide a range of revolutionary equipment. Over the years, they’ve proved themselves to be extremely innovative players in the world of elite sport. They were the first to invent GPS tracking in team sports, the first company to use GNSS (Glonass Satellites) and they also have nine technology, engineering and innovation awards. On top of their successes, they’re also the go-to company for 750 different sports teams, institutes and universities across 35 countries and over 40 sports.
Perform Better are Catapult’s sole UK and Ireland distributor, and have been since its launch in the UK in 2007. We have a whole host of users in a wide array of sports, so get in touch to learn about this fantastic range of equipment.
Activio is a heart rate training system for the Elite Sport and Education markets. The easy to use software and extended range of transmission – up to 300m – make this a very user friendly system. It’s also ideal for team sports and classes, where you want to measure activity but don’t want to be tied to a laptop or PC.
Perform Better have been a distributor of Activio’s Heart Rate System since the start of the Company in 2007, and continue to develop a range of users in all markets.
Run rocket offers the latest in resisted mobility training. With 30 levels of resistance, the run rocket can be tailored to all training requirements making it perfect for improving your athlete’s sprint, power and explosive training. The portable system comes with a multi-point harness and uses a tether attached to a pulley set up, this can offer resistance in different plains during various movements.
Developed in conjunction with a number of performance centres in the United States, the Run Rocket is currently used by a range of institutes, teams and universities in the UK and Europe, including Manchester United FC, Welsh Rugby, and Real Madrid FC.
Perform Better are the sole Uk & Europe distributor of the product, and have been since its introduction to the market in 2013. We are currently working with the manufacturers to develop the range even more.
The Witty was original developed by Microgate in Italy, the company who also supply the Optojump system. Microgate was founded 1989, and has since grown into a business that provides top-of-the-range sporting equipment for over 30 countries.
The Witty devices were introduced in 2013, to provide a solution to the timing system market, where there was a gap between functional and advanced timing. Witty has combined the simplicity of a standard timing system, with the advanced storage and programmability normally associated with the top of the range devices, all at a very competitive price.
In 2015 Witty added the Witty SEM, movement and reaction system, and the Witty RFID athlete management system to its range, in order to provide a family of products that can either work together or stand alone when met with a trainer’s requirements.
Perform Better have been distributing Optojump and Witty products since our launch in 2007, and enjoy a strong and fruitful relationship with the company. Watch out for Witty and Opto Workshops, which are being launched in 2016!
We have been leading the way in performance strength training for over 10 years – we design and manufacture quality strength equipment at the Leicestershire factory. However, we like to think of ourselves as much more than just an equipment manufacturer, and believe our real strength is in the breadth of service and products we offer.
We’re expanding and developing our product range on an ongoing basis, working with some of the leading Strength and Conditioning Coaches in the UK. New ranges that have been launched recently, include: functional training rigs, multi-function benches and a range of flooring options that will satisfy all requirements.
HUR have been supplying Force Plate and Balance products throughout Europe, and the ROW, for over 20 years. Their portable Force Plate offers a simple and effective way to measure force in your athletes. The Force Plates also free you from the traditional laboratory testing setting, requiring just the power from your laptop to perform your tests.
Perform Better have been distributing this product in the UK since our launch in 2007, and have developed an enviable array of users, which include: Manchester United, Wolverhampton Wanderers and Bolton Wanderers.
Gymaware is a small, portable and accurate tool, which is used to measure performance in weight training. This encoder was developed by engineers with over 20 years of experience in elite sport, and is both iOS compatible (perfect for iPad, iPhone and iPod Touch use) and Bluetooth connected.
Used by hundreds of sports teams, institutes and universities worldwide, this is one of the leading tools in resistance training. Clients include Manchester United FC, British Weightlifting and UK Athletics.
Perform Better have been distributing the Gymaware product in the UK since its launch in 2010, and have some exciting workshops planned for later in 2016.
For more information on our Gymaware systems and software options, explore our online shop.
The Optojump Testing System was originally developed Italian company Microgate, and sold into the Elite Sports market for over 20 years. Continually developing and improving the product range, it now has a single unit and modular system that can be 2D or 3D. Each metre containing 100 Led sensors, the accuracy of the system is comparable to most laboratory based systems. The system also includes webcams (which provide visual feedback), team reports, comparison reports against previous tests, image or video-based reports, and user-written test protocols.
The introduction of the new GYKO accelerometry system is a valuable add-on, which allows you to see what’s happening to the athlete’s body during movement, alongside the traditional stride and speed measures.
Perform Better have been distributing the Microgate products in the UK since our launch in 2007, and continue to work closely with the manufacturers to ensure the product remains cutting edge and at the forefront of all elite team testing protocols.
The ithelte product has been in the market for over 5 years and is an easy to use, yet reliable, measure of Heart Rate variability for both athletes and teams alike. An important element in all athlete development is the ability to measure their recovery, readiness to exercise and potential warning signs of illness or injury through over-work. This simple measure can be done by the athlete themselves or within a team environment, and the app and software provide important feedback on their current state of readiness.
Introduced into our product range in 2014, Perform Better see this product leading the way in HRV measurements.