5 key elements to analyze racehorses’ heart rate

5 key elements to analyze racehorses’ heart rate

The basics of the heart rate in the racehorse The heart rate is the number of contractions initiated by the heart over a given period of time. It is usually measured in beats per minute (or BPM), and is essential in assessing the fitness of a racehorse. At rest, a...
LONGITUDINAL MONITORING OF THE RACEHORSE’S FITNESS

LONGITUDINAL MONITORING OF THE RACEHORSE’S FITNESS

As racehorses are true athletes, monitoring their health and performance is essential. Following a racehorse over time allows us to look at the three most important aspects of a racehorse’s performance: fitness, speed and locomotion. This longitudinal monitoring...
ECG OF THE ATHLETIC HORSE

ECG OF THE ATHLETIC HORSE

Monitoring your racehorse’s training on a regular basis using a connected sensor has many advantages. It allows to assess the horse’s training level during the effort, its recovery capacity and its current fitness condition. The long-term training of a horse can...