Thursday September 24, 2020

Kitman Labs announces Springboks partnership

The company’s technology will now be used by the South African Rugby Union

22nd May, 2016
Springboks winger Bryan Habana in action: the South African national team will soon be using Kitman Labss technology Pic: AFP

Kitman Labs, the Dublin-based sports data company, has netted a partnership with the South African Rugby Union. Chief executive Stephen Smith, a former Leinster rugby rehabilitation coach, said the company has also struck deals with an NBA team and a major US college football team.

In 2015, the Irish Rugby Football Union (IRFU) rolled out the Kitman technology in all its teams: from sub academies and provincial franchises through to the senior national team.

“We now...

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