#WLeague 2016-2017: 200 Goals

There were 200 goals scored in the 2016-2017 W-League Competition. 191 in the regular season 9 in the Knockout games Goals By Time Interval Regular Season In six time intervals (15 minutes each): Knockout Games The Canberra v Melbourne City game involved two periods of extra time. Melbourne City scored in the second period of … Continue reading #WLeague 2016-2017: 200 Goals

An Introduction to Analytic Narratives for Coaches and Students

Background I received an alert to a paper today that has sent me off to revisit Donald Polkinghorne‘s and Philippe Mongin‘s discussion of narrative and the process of historical analysis … and to contemplate pedagogy. The paper that started my journey today is titled ‘The Cooperation of Humans and Killer Whales (Orcinus orca): The Application … Continue reading An Introduction to Analytic Narratives for Coaches and Students

Entangled narratives: sport performance analysis and sport performance analytics

Introduction This post explores the stories about data we share in sport performance analysis and sport performance analytics. It is an attempt to think aloud about the narratives we construct when we share our observations about performance in training and in competition. The trigger for this post is Emma Uprichard and Leila Dawney‘s (2016) discussion … Continue reading Entangled narratives: sport performance analysis and sport performance analytics