UAAP Adopts Tech-wondo

Its been a while since I’ve watched anything to do with Taekwondo. I nerded out when I found out that the UAAP has been using these. However, when I asked to the technician since when, all he could muster was “dati pa.”

During day one of the tournament, the technical board had a hard time with the technology. There were numerous lulls trying to figure out which one of the transmitters were not working. At some point it was a 45 minute delay. All because they were slow to change one of the pieces was low on battery.

See those gloves and foot sleeves? Those have magnets and sensors.
That red flap has the force gauge to record the impact and transmit the scores to the