Gaelic football experts, Shane Malone & Shane Mangan join me on the podcast for an excellent episode delving into loads of interesting areas. It was so interesting and so in depth that I have cut the episode in half with this being the part 1, and part 2 coming next week. Shane Malone is a sports scientist and PhD student at Liverpool John Moores with Shane Mangan a sports scientist and member of the Gaelic Sports Research Centre in Dublin. Enjoy.

In this episode, you will learn –

  • Who are Shane Malone & Shane Mangan (background, education and current role)
  • Gaelic football
    • Game Demands
      • GPS and technical outputs, contextual factors
      • Worst case, changes across the year, quarters,
      • GPS reliability
      • Testing Equipment before using – quality assurance
  • Performance Analysis
    • KPIs
    • National video sharing platform
    • Process of Analysis
    • Link between GPS and performance analysis

Shane Malone can be found on Twitter @Shanemalone01

Shane Mangan can be found on Twitter @shane_mangan

This episode of the Pacey Performance Podcast is sponsored by Vald Performance, the team behind the NordBord and the new Groinbar, a hip and groin strength measuring solution. They can be found at and you can get more information on the groin bar at and on Twitter @groinbar.

This episode is sponsored by Fatigue Science. Fatigue Science combine wearable technology with biomathematical science developed by the US Army to offer fantastic insights into sleep and cognitive fatigue.

This episode is also sponsored by Forcedecks. If you want to know more about ForceDecks, listen to episode #139 of the Pacey Performance Podcast with co-founder, Dr. Daniel Cohen.

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