AUSTIN, Texas--(BUSINESS WIRE)--Ballogy Inc., the innovative software company revolutionizing the way youth and amateur athletes prepare for their sports, announced today they are teaming with Basic Athletic Measurement (BAM), the leader in Standardized Athletic Testing. For 10 years BAM has been the testing provider and data acquisition expert for the NBA draft and other elite sports organizations around the world. BAM’s combine testing and measurement process and Ballogy Official Testing are now offered to pro and amateur athletes, teams, leagues and youth sports organizations as a combined certification service and recorded exclusively in the Ballogy app.
Ballogy Official Testing is designed to take an athlete through a methodology of contests and drills, providing real-time feedback from certified coaches. Official scores are recorded and preserved within an athlete’s Ballogy app profile for ongoing measurement and improvement. In partnership with BAM, an official BAMScore certifying areas such as anthropometrics (body measurements), power, speed, agility, reaction, and strength, stability and balance (SSB) will also be recorded and tracked exclusively in the Ballogy app so athletes and coaches can benchmark physical development and movement literacy.
“There is a fundamental issue impacting all sports – accurate athletic assessment,” said Brett Brungardt, Founder of BAM. “Ballogy and BAM share in the mission to address this bias and inconsistency in the market by offering objective measurements and testing protocols utilizing the latest processes and technology.”
“We’re excited to partner with BAM to continue inspiring growth and development in all young athletes,” said Todd Young, Founder and CEO of Ballogy. “With Ballogy and BAM, every aspiring athlete has access to a truly objective athletic assessment which leads to improvement and success.”
Ballogy is an innovative software company revolutionizing the way youth and amateur athletes prepare for their sports. Ballogy’s unique performance tracking and analysis app and built-in certified testing program, enable young athletes to measure and evaluate their athletic development and improve their skills at every level of the game. Ballogy also provides a forum for individual players to connect, compete, network, and share with coaches, schools and teammates, via an easy-to-use app, giving young athletes visibility and access like never before. The Ballogy app is available for free in Google Play and the App Store. www.ballogy.com
About Basic Athletic Measurement (BAM)
BAM has been the official combine testing service for the NBA Draft for the last 10 years. BAM also provides athletic assessment to Division 1 universities, leagues, and youth sports organizations. The BAMScore is Basic Athletic Measurement's proprietary index for measuring athletic performance, objective benchmarking for physical development, and validating on-field performance parameters. It is the "athletic SAT" score. Combining proprietary technology with 30 years of coaching and research, the BAMScore gives athletes coaches and trainers a truly objective, standardized method for assessing performance. To learn more, please visit www.bamtesting.com.