Envisioning #UCSIA15

Introduction I have spent the last couple of days thinking about and writing about the open online course #UCSIA15, Sport Informatics and Analytics. I have drafted my ideas about the course in this Google Doc. (There is a mindmap of the course available here.) Some points from the document: The course will run over four … Continue reading Envisioning #UCSIA15

Guest Post: Darrell Cobner – Sharing the Practice of Performance Analysis

Introduction This is a guest post on Clyde Street written by Darrell Cobner. I have tremendous admiration for Darrell, his vision and his practice. I think he exemplifies the digital scholarship of 21st century sport science. I benefit enormously from his commitment to connectivism. I was thinking of posting a foreword and afterword to his … Continue reading Guest Post: Darrell Cobner – Sharing the Practice of Performance Analysis

Togetherness

One of my morning digital feeds brings me the Cowbird story of the day. Today, I read Sam Graham-Felsen’s The Boat Kids of Jambiani. In his story he observed: Dozens of young boys were congregating in the shallows. Not a single adult was in sight (also, notably, not a single girl). We walked closer to … Continue reading Togetherness