FDA and wearables!

The FDA released this press release today. We are in complete agreement with them. SportFitz is NOT a medical device, we DO NOT prevent, diagnose or treat a traumatic brain injury, or concussion. SportFitz is the extra pair of eyes on the field, the wearable that speaks when the participant won’t! https://www.fda.gov/NewsEvents/Newsroom/PressAnnouncements/ucm635720.htm

Inaugural Medical Sensors Design Conference 2018 in San Jose, California.

June 26, 2018   San Jose, California-SportFitz presents its wearable sensor technology at the SportFitz entered the $150 billion wearables market in 2017 to deliver a solution to the #1 undiagnosed health challenge in the world, CONCUSSION. More than 90% of people who have concussions do not know it costing the healthcare system $100,000-$3,000,000 per person.  […]

Sensors Expo & Conference 2018 in San Jose, California

June 28, 2018   San Jose, California-Canadian StartUp SportFitz makes an IMPACT at the 2nd Annual Sensors Expo & Conference 2018 in San Jose, California, the only event dedicated to driving sensor development and innovation in medical and healthcare applications.   SportFitz entered the $150 billion wearables market in 2017 to deliver a solution to […]

Port of Spain, Trinidad

Canadian StartUp SportFitz entered the $150 billion wearables market in 2017 to address the #1 undiagnosed health challenge in the world,  CONCUSSION. More than 90% of brain impacts go unnoticed, undiagnosed and untreated, the result is fatal. In response to Rowan’s Law, the first concussion law in Canada mandating protocols to protect youth in sport, […]

Youth Ice Hockey and Serious Injury

  Youth, Ice Hockey and Serious Injury The most common injury in youth ice hockey, is concussion.  These injuries can have serious life impacting consequences.  Concussion is all too common, and is generally, very, under reported.  Body checking is widely recognized as a major cause of concussions.  While some of the leaders in the elite […]

Tribute to the Humboldt Broncos

SportFitz salute to the Humboldt Broncos On Friday, April 16th, 2018, the lives of sixteen people ended suddenly when the bus they were traveling on collided with a tractor-trailer, carrying a load of Peat Moss.  They collided with such force that the bus was torn in half.  Humboldt, Saskatchewan was left to grieve the unimaginable […]

We are so Excited!

We got nominated Nominated for the 2018 Startup Canada Awards, celebrating outstanding achievement in Canadian entrepreneurship. Congratulations! Please join us online using #StartupCanAwards to celebrate your Nomination. Next Step: The Regional Adjudication Committees will commence reviewing the Nominations later this week. Regional Winners must attend their Regional Ceremony. Be sure to save the date. Prairies – […]

Concussion- Facts

April 5, 2018 When facts are stranger than fiction! Causes of Traumatic Brain Injury (TBI) in Youth and Adolescents There are various causes of Concussion in Youth and Adolescents.  Not every event is the result of participating in a high-risk sport. As a matter of fact, only 30% of the concussions reported ever year, are […]

Congratulations Diane Matyas

“Today, on International Women’s Day, I am so pleased to tell you that you are one of ten leaders being recognized by the Leading Women and Leading Girls Building Communities Program here in Kitchener-Waterloo.” Katherine Fife- NDP MPP Kitchener Waterloo Congratulations to Diane Matyas, CEO and co-founder of Sportfitz. SportFitz is leading the pack with […]