Football software giant Hudl teams up with American Football Association of Austria

The American Football Association of Austria (AFBO) announced last week that they have teamed up with US football software giants, Hudl.

The deal will see the Austrian National Team and the top five leagues of American Football in Austria including the top league, the Austrian Football League, AFL, provided with a video exchange platform and elite level video analysis tools to support and showcase the development of the sport.

Hudl, renowned globally as market leaders in video analysis tools and data insights for sport, provide solutions to over 162,000 sports teams globally including 98% of high school football teams in the US. They also supply the majority of US colleges and a number of leading NFL teams, as well as teams and federations throughout Europe, including Germany and Switzerland.

Christoph Seyrl, Chief Secretary of the American Football Association of Austria said:

“Our teams in the Federation are using Hudl from top to bottom. It is not only for our AFL Teams and National Teams but is also a key component for youth teams and flag football teams. For us it is very important to include referees as well to constantly improve the quality of this great sport.”

Shuan Fatah, Head Coach of the Austrian National Team as well as club side Swarco Raiders added:

“We are excited to kick off the 2018 Season using Hudl for all of our six teams. Hudl is playing a big role in our organization developing players and also for the National Team in recruiting players.”

Stefan Pokorny, Head Coach at the Danube Dragons also commented:

“We met with Hudl Germany at the Coaches Convention in Bavaria and are looking forward using Hudl Assist in 2018. Getting automated tendency and scouting reports will save myself and my coaching staff lots of time that we can re-invest in focusing on our players.”

James Jamaleldine of Hudl is delighted to be working with the American Football Association of Austria and it’s teams:

“Hudl are passionate about American Football and we are looking forward to providing the Austrian Federation with tools that have been successfully used by some of the biggest football organisations on the planet. We know that coaches and players are going to love our online tools; the time it will save them and the functionality it will provide to develop players, improve performance and raise awareness of the sport through some of the incredible highlights that we see every week.”

About Hudl

Hudl is a leading software company revolutionizing the way coaches and athletes prepare for and stay ahead of the competition. Headquartered in Lincoln, Nebraska and founded by David Graff, Brian Kaiser and John Wirtz in 2006, Hudl now offers the tools to edit and share video, interact with stats, and create quality highlight reels for entertainment and recruiting purposes. The whole experience is available online, giving coaches and athletes secure access at home and on the go. With over 160,000 active teams and 4.2 million unique users, Hudl has become the preferred game film solution for all teams, from the smallest youth organizations to professional franchises in North America, South America, Europe, Asia, Africa and Australia. 

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