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Welcome to the competitive universe of video games, better known as esports, which involves more than 320 million people worldwide and with revenues valued at 450 million euros in 2016. The area of video games has been growing more and more. It has started as entertainment to evolve to a career. The similarities between traditional athletes and esports professionals are many: with a regulated routine, players need to dedicate themselves to training, teamwork and also go through the pressures and rewards of the competition calendar, obtain awards for the classifications obtained and in addition to dealing with sponsors, among other...

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“Mental fatigue is a condition characterized by excessive mental tiredness.” This condition can lead to serious problems including reduced productivity, poor performance at work and impairment of physical functioning. Learning to recognize the symptoms of fatigue can help avoiding unnecessary complications. Therefore, it is fundamental to anticipate it with preventive actions. This mental status can manifest differently for each person. For instance, difficulty focusing and problem solving, anxiety, irritability with co-workers and loss of passion for work are potential symptoms.Other symptoms include insomnia and confusion as well as frustration triggered by problem-solving tasks such as simple math. According to...

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It is with great pleasure that we announce that the OFFSET Esports CS:GO team will join the group of pioneering teams in managing their athletes' mental performance and wear. The OFFSET team that has a high-performance center in Braga, Portugal chose Performetric as a management platform for fatigue and mental performance, with the aim of investing in the high-performance development of its players. Performetric team visiting OFFSET High Performance Center Why Performetric: A first impression we find very interesting platform and we believe that will improve the performance of our players. The investment in improving the working conditions of...

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The explosive growth of esports has led to rapid development in all areas of the industry, from improvements in broadcasting technology and increasingly impressive live event presentations to innovative ways of monetizing the esports audience to advanced game analytics that enhance professional teams’ match preparation. With ever-increasing prize pools on the line and skyrocketing team valuations, it has never been more important for esports organizations to protect and grow their investment by managing the wellbeing and training efficiency of their most valuable resource: their athletes. Recognizing the importance of player management, Performetric partnered with Shadow, the industry-defining esports analytics platform...

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Sleep is essential for a person’s health and well-being, according to the National Sleep Foundation (NSF). Individual sleep needs range from being 6 to 8 hours. However, it is recommended in adulthood 8 hours of sleep. And, contrary to common myth, the need for sleep doesn't decline with age but the ability to sleep for six to eight hours at one time may be reduced. (Van Dongen & Dinges, Principles & Practice of Sleep Medicine, 2000). Good sleep habits bring visible benefits not only to health, but also to productivity and attention / concentration. Some examples of more concrete benefits...

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