Uplift Labs, a startup that conducts camera-based biomechanical analysis, was in the midst of several pilot studies with MLB organizations and private training academies when the coronavirus shut down sports. Fields and facilities were closed. Everything, says CEO Sukemasa Kabayama, came to a “screeching halt. ” Even though Uplift 3D is compatible with almost any off-the-shelf, high-speed cameras and doesn’t require calibration or wearables, the setup isn’t practical for isolated athletes doing remote training. As the entire industry shifted to virtual coaching, Kabayama recognized the need for a medium tailored to sports instruction. Uplift Labs fast-tracked Uplift Coach, a new remote coaching app that is available to users starting today on an .
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