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February 2020 - Phits for Lily Partridge!
We welcomed Lily Partridge to one of our Phits Expert clinics 'The Running Lab' in London for her Footscan assessment and Phits 3D Printed Running Orthotics in the build up to the 2020 London Half Marathon. Lily went on to win the event, becoming the British Champion! Click here to see behind the scenes footage of Lily's visit to our specialist clinic!
January 2020 - Nike React Infinity Run Launch!
In our joint quest to reduce the risk of injury in runners, Nike have been conducting extensive research with our Footscan technology to accurately assess running biomechanics and loading patterns to design the new Nike React Infinity Run trainers. Click here to view to full promotional launch video, with thanks to Dina Asher Smith for supporting!
December 2019 - Sir Mo Farah Returns!
Having recently announced that he will be making a surprise return to the track at the Tokyo 2020 Olympic Games, Sir Mo Farah returned to our Runners' Lab for his Footscan analysis in preparation to defend his 10,000m Olympic Title for a third consecutive Olympic Games. Read more about Mo's return to the track via Runners World here!
November 2019 - Therapy Expo Workshops!
Gait and Motion Technology hosted 3 educational Workshops at the Therapy Expo in Birmingham, highlighting the clinical applications of our Footscan technology, Phits 3D Printed Orthotics and EasyAngle devices. EasyAngle devices sold out for a second consecutive show, with a diverse interest from Podiatrists, Physiotherapists, Sports Therapists, Osteopaths, Personal Trainers, Bike Fitters and Vetinarians!
October 2019 - The Foot and Ankle Show Launch!
Gait and Motion Technology were the Principal Sponsors of The Foot and Ankle Show in Liverpool; supporting innovation and best practice in Foot and Ankle Health. We also provided a Workshop on each day of the Conference entitled "The Future Is Now: Footscan & Phits 3D Printed Orthotics." To view a full live recording of the Workshop, click here!
September 2019 - FREEEMG 1000 H20 is born!
Another exciting leap forward in muscle monitoring; the FREEEMG 1000 H2O is our latest wireless EMG technology that allows the probes to be immersed in up to 3 metres of water, whilst preserving the high signal quality and performance. This solution offers a new world of analysis for all water based sports and post injury/neuromotor aquatic rehabilitation!
August 2019 - Pace Rehabilitation Partnership!
We are proud to announce our new partnership with Pace Rehab; the UK’s largest independent provider of amputee rehabilitation services. Through a multi-disciplinary approach, Pace help individuals to reclaim their lives following life changing events via advanced care and technologies. Pace is now home to our EasyAngle device, 1.5m Footscan system and Phits; the worlds first dynamic 3D printed orthotics!
July 2019 - Phits for University of Nottingham!
The University of Nottingham is officially the first UK University to introduce our latest Footscan technology and Phits 3D Printed Orthotics to their cutting-edge Sports Injury Clinic. The clinic is based in the David Ross Sports Village which is also home to our PODIUM force plate solution, an integral part of their Gait Laboratory!
June 2019 - Athletics Weekly Feature!
In the weeks edition, Athletics Weekly discuss the most significant developments of recent years when it comes to products. Popular in both the recreational and elite athlete community, Phits have pioneered underfoot dynamic 3D printed technology, paving the future of rehabilitation and injury prevention. Click here to read the full article!
May 2019 - GMT Awarded Best Start Up Company!
Gait and Motion Technology exhibited at the Elevate COPA Show at ExCeL London and hosted 2 educational workshops in association with The College of Podiatry. We are proud to announce that we were also awarded 'Best Start Up Company 2019' by the judging panel at the Elevate Innovation Awards for our development over the past 15 months (see video).
May 2019 - GMT x Nike Collaboration!
We had a fantastic evening at the National Science Museum with Nike to launch the new Nike React Element 55 trainers which are specifically designed from dynamic pressure mapping for optimal performance. We provided Footscan assessments for celebs, press and influencers to demonstrate foot function during walking and running (see video).
April 2019 - Isokinetic Conference at Wembley!
Gait and Motion Technology attended the Isokinetic Football Medicine Strategies Conference at Wembley Stadium to support the FIFA Medical Centre of Excellence; users of our BTS GAITLAB, Footscan, Tiger Scanner and Phits 3D Printed Orthotics. Delegates were able to use our PODIUM force plates, FREEEMG and Footscan system (see video).
April 2019 - Annual Physio First Conference Success!
Gait and Motion Technology exhibited at the Annual Physio First Conference in Nottingham. This year the Conference was focussed on championing evidence based and cost effective practice within the Physiotherapy marketplace. It was a fantastic event and we welcomed several new 'Phits Expert' clinics to our ever growing network.
March 2019 - College of Podiatry GMT Workshops!
Supported by the College of Podiatry, Gait and Motion Technology will be hosting 2 workshops at this years Elevate COPA Series entitled 'The Future Is Now: Footscan and Phits 3D Printed Orthotics.' Come and meet the GMT team on stand G83 at the Conference on the 8th and 9th of May at EXCEL London to learn how we can help to develop your business.
February 2019 - GMT launches EasyAngle!
Gait and Motion Technology are pleased to launch EasyAngle; an innovative range of motion measurement device that enables the clinician to quickly and accurately measure the mobility of all relevant joints in the body, providing enhanced patient feedback. Costing £250 (+VAT), EasyAngle is affordable solution for all clinical settings.
January 2019 - The National Running Show!
We attended The National Running Show at NEC Birmingham on the 19th and 20th of January to support UKRunChat and Phits Experts Chris Skitt and Paul Freary who were exhibiting our Footscan Technology and Phits 3D Printed Orthotics. This was a great opportunity to catch up with Phits Pioneer and Marathon World Record Holder Paula Radcliffe (see video).
December 2018 - The Phits Portfolio Expands!
In Spring 2018 we conducted a survey amongst Phits Experts worldwide and asked for their experiences and suggestions for our ongoing development plan. Based on the feedback we received, the Phits team developed 2 new product types; 'Slim Phits,' an even thinner orthotic design and 'Wide Phits,' specifically designed for people with very wide and flat feet.
November 2018 - Phits Facts Magazine!
The first edition of Phits Facts Magazine has been published! The Magazine features the latest product news and developments in the world of 3D Printing, detailed clinical reviews from existing Phits Experts and an in depth interview with Marathon Legend and Phits Pioneer, Paula Radcliffe. View and download Phits Facts Magazine for free here!
October 2018 - Phits for Ipswich Town Football Club!
Ipswich Town Football Club are officially the first professional football team in the UK to introduce our Phits 3D Printed Orthotics. Head of Medical Services, Chris Skitt has introduced the Footscan and Phits technology to screen players and prescribe custom football devices to improve comfort, reduce the risk of injury and optimise performance.
September 2018 - GMT Workshop Announced!
Gait and Motion Technology will be hosting a free workshop in collaboration with the International Bike Fitting Institute on Friday the 16th of November in Bury St Edmunds. The workshop will focus on 'Advances in Bike Fitting Technologies' and will include live demonstrations of Phits 3D Printed Cycling Orthotics and Myontec - Mbody Muscle Monitor.
August 2018 - Phits Expert Interview with Jo Lucas!
Phits Expert Jo Lucas, Owner and Orthotist at The Lakes Orthotics in Lound, Nottinghamshire was interviewed about her experiences using Footscan and Phits 3D Printed Orthotics. Jo discusses her career path, key tools, assessment protocol and her opinions on 3D Printed Orthotic technology. Read the full interview with Jo here.
July 2018 - A Smart Shoe for Athletes and Diabetics!
CMST Laboratory at Ghent University are working with RSscan International on an intelligent shoe sole. The thin, flexible sole has over 900 sensors and measures plantar pressure distribution at high recording frequencies during walking or running. We are hoping to offer this technology by 2020 at the latest. Translate and read the full IMEC article here.
June 2018 - GMT Partners with University of Suffolk!
Gait and Motion Technology Ltd has partnered with University of Suffolk. The Universities Sport & Exercise Science programme is home to an outstanding Human Performance Laboratory. Forming this relationship allows us to reinvest our knowledge, working with students studying Biomechanics who will shape the next generation of healthcare.
May 2018 - First UK Running Store Introduces Phits!
Easy Runner becomes the first running store in the UK to introduce Phits 3D Printed Orthotics. Home to Run Lab, Easy Runner has 28 years of experience in fitting running shoes. Always striving to offer the best customer experience; Matt Hart, Owner and Podiatrist, has redeveloped the stores Gait Analysis service through the addition of Footscan and Phits to now offer the most accurate bespoke insoles on the market.
April 2018 - Phits for Kids!
By popular demand, we are pleased to announce that Phits3D Printed Bespoke Orthotics are now available in children's sizes. Phits technology is proven to be the most accurate bespoke device available today with 0.1mm of accuracy and over 8 million corrective measurement combinations. There are a range top cover options, including 3 styles of D3O for optimal impact protection.
March 2018 - FitStation: ISPO Product of the Year!
FitStation (Powered by HP) has been awarded Product of the Year at ISPO 2018 in the Health and Fitness Category. Our in-store retail solution combines 3D foot scanning and dynamic gait analysis in order to deliver shoe recommendations, bespoke 3D-printed insoles, and fully customised footwear with variable PU injection-moulded midsoles all manufactured in-store whilst the customer waits.
February 2018 - Phits Insoles, ahead of the field!
Phits - The world's first high-tech 3D printed insoles, specifically designed based on your dynamic gait analysis using RSscan Footscan®. Prescribing bespoke insoles has never been more simple with precise, scientifically predicted parameters to help ensure the perfect Phit! Phits insoles help the feet to adopt the correct foot motion, improving movement efficiency and reducing the risk of injury.
January 2018 - Free Footscan® v9 Software Updates!
Built for today and for the future, the latest Footscan® v9 Software now includes free updates, ensuring that you are always at the forefront of development at no extra cost. A dedicated team of software developers are working tirelessly to design and implement new features and improvements as RSscan strives to remain the leaders in pressure measurement innovation.