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Virtual Eye - April 2018

The Volvo Ocean Race teams sailed into Itajai in early April, then competed in the Leg 7 host city's In Port Racing before heading off on Leg 8 to Newport on the 22nd of the month. Virtual Eye is providing 3D broadcast graphics, 3D race tracking in the browser and also via Mobile App for the duration of the Volvo Ocean Race 2017-18.

Virtual Eye graphics were front and center on both the European Tour and the PGA Tour in April, teeing off with the Masters at Augusta National Golf Club before contributing to coverage of the RBC Heritage at Harbour Town Golf Links in South Carolina. Next on the list was the Trophee Hassan II at Royal Golf Dar Es-Salam in Morocco and the Valero Texas Open at the AT&T Oaks Course in San Antonio, both events taking place concurrently. The Virtual Eye golfing month concluded with our graphics in action at the Zurich Classic of New Orleans.
A Volvo Ocean Race 'Quick Fix' video in the early morning of April 30, which also features Virtual Eye tracker graphics

Virtual Eye - March 2018

Our annual expedition to supply ball-tracking and graphics at the BMW NZ Open, which is happily just a short drive for us from Dunedin to Arrowtown, was the first event on the Virtual Eye sporting calendar for the month. Virtual Eye provided yacht-tracking and graphics for the SuperFoiler Grand Prix events in Busselton and Sydney at the beginning and end of March, and covered both the Inport Racing for the Auckland stopover of the Volvo Ocean Race 2017-18 and the Leg 7 departure to Itajai. We are providing tracking and graphics on TV, the Web and on Mobile for the entirety of the Volvo Ocean Race 2017-18. Virtual Eye also attended the inaugural event of the 2018 Extreme Sailing Series in Muscat, again providing our tracking and graphics.

Above: Highlights from the 2018 Extreme Sailing Series™ Act 1, Muscat.

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    Virtual Eye has set up camp in Australia for another season of Cricket, beginning with Read More
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    Virtual Eye visualized the right point break at Jeffreys Bay in South Africa for the Read More
  • June 2022 +

    The WSL Championship Tour use Virtual Eye to explain their locations, with the right point Read More
  • May 2022 +

    420 Major League Baseball games were played in May, with MLB Statcast3D used in all Read More
  • March/April 2022 +

    Tournaments on the PGA Tour and the PGA European Tour kept our remote Golf Operations Read More
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