Football Science Institute (FSI) is thrilled to announce the renewal and expansion of its partnership with Boavista FC, marking a significant milestone in the realms of education, scientific collaboration, and internships. Additionally, Boavista FC is excited to announce a new partnership with FSI partner company Kinexon, a leader in GPS tracking technology, for player monitoring and joint research initiatives.
“We are delighted to solidify our partnership with FSI, a leading player in the field of football and sports science,” states Miguel Cid, Team Manager of the 1st team at Boavista FC. “To achieve our mission of developing Boavista FC, it is crucial for us to work with the best,” he adds.
This renewed collaboration will empower both entities to harness each other’s strengths, fostering the development of advanced training programs and activities for coaches and players alike. Professionals associated with Boavista FC will gain access to FSI’s comprehensive online master courses, spanning fields such as medicine, physiotherapy, coaching, and nutrition. Furthermore, the two institutions will embark on joint research endeavors, aimed at enhancing day-to-day practices.
Furthermore, Boavista FC, in conjunction with FSI LAB and Kinexon, is embarking on a groundbreaking research project aimed at pioneering innovative approaches to football performance analysis. This dynamic partnership empowers Boavista FC to harness the cutting-edge GPS devices provided by Kinexon for player monitoring, thereby significantly augmenting the club’s capacity to monitor and optimize player performance.
This collaboration will catalyze synergistic efforts in advancing and disseminating scientific research projects, while also providing a unique opportunity for FSI students to immerse themselves in the inner workings of a professional football club at the forefront of technological innovation.
Graduate students from Football Science Institute will have the privilege to apply for internships with Boavista FC, benefiting from the guidance and support of the club’s experienced staff. This collaboration represents an exceptional avenue for online education, aimed at honing skills, enhancing employability, and facilitating networking opportunities for FSI-accredited professionals.
FSI is excited to renew its partnership with Boavista FC and welcomes the new collaboration with Kinexon. Together, they look forward to pushing the boundaries of sports science and technology, contributing to the advancement of football performance and player well-being. Bernardo Requena, co-founder of Football Science Institute, expresses his enthusiasm, stating, “We are committed to advancing the field of sports science, and our collaboration with Boavista FC and Kinexon is a testament to our shared dedication to excellence.”