See the SVI technology that captures Arena Football's Tackles, touchdowns and explosive action from a new point of view
Shreveport, LA / myprgenie.com / ACCESSWIRE / April 22, 2014 / What: Try on the new SchuttVision helmet, equipped with Sports Video Innovations (SVI) video technology, and see what the players see. During practice times, pregame and halftime at the April 27, 2014, Arena Football League (AFL) game in Philadelphia, the new SchuttVision helmet will be available to reporters up close and personal. Reporters can experience firsthand the exciting play action the athletes see, minus the punishing tackles!
Who: AFL game, Iowa Barnstormers vs. Philadelphia Soul. Each team has two SchuttVision helmets to use during the game. "Fans will be able to see the view of the players on the field via replay throughout the broadcast on ESPN2," says SVI Founder and CEO JR Liverman.
When & Where: Practice in Philadelphia, Pa., and Des Moines, Iowa
Philadelphia Soul: April 23-25, from 9-11 a.m. at the Coliseum, 333 Preston Ave., Voorhees, N.J. 08043
Iowa Barnstormers: April 23 at 10 a.m., April 24 at 9:30 a.m., April 25 at 9:30 a.m. at the Wells Fargo Arena, 833 5th Ave., Des Moines, Iowa, 50309
Soul Home Game: Sunday, April 27, 4 p.m. ET at Wells Fargo Center, 3601 S. Broad St., Philadelphia 19148. The game will be broadcast on ESPN2.
Product Details: SVI's new, high-definition video technology is rugged enough to fit into the helmet's nose bumper to capture live-action play as the athlete sees it -- a new point of view. The SchuttVision helmet is unobtrusive, fully impact resistant and NOCSAE compliant.
- 720 HD video
- 2.5 hours of battery life
- SD card storage
- Streaming video available summer 2014
- Video compatible with football editing software
- Video is primarily used for coaching, recruiting, social media and television broadcast.
SVI and SchuttVision have a partnership with the AFL that implements the helmet technology during the 2014 season.
About: Sports Video Innovations (SVI) launched in January 2014 to revolutionize the way sporting events are viewed and experienced, starting with football and the SchuttVision helmet. For the first time, a rugged, high-definition video camera fits into the nose bumper of a football helmet to provide the unique player's point of view coaches, fans and broadcasters have been seeking. SchuttVision is approved by the National Operating Committee on Standards for Athletic Equipment (NOCSAE).
First football, and then the sporting world! Eventually SVI founder and CEO JR Liverman would like to expand its patent-pending video technology into other areas of sports to bring the company's innovative point of view camera to baseball, lacrosse and hockey. Visit SVI at www.sportsvideoinnovations.com or on Facebook, Twitter or YouTube.
Since its inception in 1987, the Arena Football League (AFL) has showcased a fast-paced and exciting game to millions of fans in a myriad of markets across the country. The ESPN family of networks and CBS Sports Network will nationally broadcast AFL games each week for the entire season. The AFL schedule then culminates with the ArenaBowl Championship game live on ESPN.
Contact: Kim Novino, TrizCom, O: 508-695-9192 or Cell: 508-981-9732 [email protected]
Gameday Contact: JR Liverman, 318.230.0845
Social: #schuttvision, #gamechanger
Contact: Kim Novino, [email protected], 508-695-9192
SOURCE: Sports Video Innovations