Latrobe Sports Park - community participation and world-class research

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Publication Date: 
December 2018
Case study from: Australia's Tech Future

Optus partnered with La Trobe University in 2016 to develop a state-of-the art regional sporting precinct that will embed data collection and analytics into research in sport performance, rehabilitation and community engagement.

The data analytics and research at the Latrobe Sports Park will help:

  • elite athletes improve their performance change sport management practices
  • inform government policies
  • Austrlians live longer by combatting inactivity, chronic disease and movement disorders.