The Sportlyzer Blog

We write about sports coaching, club management, training, and our software updates.

Can player evaluation and aptitude testing be harmful to kids and how to do it safely?

March 20, 2017 - Posted by
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Unexpected reaction to our Tests feature release

Everyone in our team was excited when we released new features for player evaluation and testing and sending progress reports via email. We had planned it with the best intention to help coaches track player’s progress and give personal feedback to players – the thing that parents are missing most from their kids’ sport clubs.

Everything started very well and we got very positive feedback from many clubs using our software. But suddenly an opposition rose on our Facebook page over the issue of whether player evaluation and testing would deprive kids of fun of playing. Our post received comments like:

Sportlyzer is hiring a Full Stack Developer

January 8, 2017 - Posted by
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Sportlyzer is looking for a full stack web developer to join our small and agile team. You will develop both client and server components of our software platform for youth sports clubs, including different technologies like PHP, MySQL, HTML, AngularJS, etc. So, if you love sports and a narrow development focus is too boring for you, then with us you have a great chance to combine your lifestyle and professional career. As Sportlyzer is growing, you will have a great chance to grow into the tech lead or CTO of Sportlyzer.

Tips & tricks on Sportlyzer (2): schedules & planning

November 22, 2016 - Posted by
Sportlyzer tips and tricks for coaches and club managers

The second post in our series of “Tips & tricks on Sportlyzer” focuses on schedules & planning. Read on to see how to make the most of Sportlyzer for your club. And if you haven’t read our previous post, you can find the link to it from the bottom of this post.

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