Technology and data are being used more and more in pro cycling, and really help us remove the guesswork and emotion to get a clearer view of our talent. We use technology to get a competitive edge on everything from selecting riders for races to determining our race strategy and giving riders the best support when they’re competing.
Rolf Aldag | Directeur Sportif, Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka
Chocolate, coffee, and data: managing team performance on the WorldTour
What does it take to drive the performance of the first African team to ride in the UCI WorldTour?
The Dimensions of Data
You could say data is what makes the Team’s wheels turn, faster than their competitors. Take a look at some of our key partners and how their tools give us an edge over the restWatch video
Digital solutions for body and brain, on and off the bike
We’ve leveraged technology in a big way to become a high-performing racing team from the southernmost tip of Africa. In this sense, I believe we’re the most progressive team on the WorldTour.Read more
Technology to support an ambitious climb
Data has changed professional cycling in a whole range of ways. It’s changing the viewing experience, the athlete’s experience, and management’s experience.Read more
SolutionsThe way they have chosen to operate their team is to use technology, and specifically data, to help them gain a competitive edge. The health and wellness app has evolved from helping the team communicate better and address issues to becoming a tool that helps them drive performance through data.
Peter Gray | Senior Director - Technology Dimension Data Sports
Cycling is a tech-heavy sport, so having technology partners that not only support our vision but also have the skills and infrastructure to help us find ways of using technology to achieve it has been incredible.
Doug Ryder | Team Principal, Team Dimension Data for Qhubeka
Always moving forward
Through our technology partners, we have an ecosystem of innovation that contributes to the Team’s performance in every area. The apps we use are just as integral to the Team as our cycling kit.Read more
Thinking differently. Thinking digitally.
To be successful, ‘small business’ teams like Team Dimension Data have to be really smart about how they use their resources.Read more
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We’ve been able to leverage technology to make smarter, better informed decisions quicker to give our riders the best advantage we can. With so much credible data coming into our coaching environment, we know exactly where our riders are at – both geographically and in terms of their performance and wellness.