We measure dimensions of cognition using tests that quantify athletic performance.
Cognitive profiles are the new competitive edge.
BodhiSport helps teams identify and understand sport and position specific-cognitive talent, giving our client teams a serious competitive advantage in a complex and cutthroat market.
Cognition includes many kinds of information processing and performance — from recognizing faces to solving puzzles to throwing darts — and nobody is good or bad at everything. People are cognitively complex, with cognitive profiles that vary across different dimensions.
We measure cognitive dimensions using scientifically validated tests that quantify, explain, and predict athletic ability and performance. For example, in football, both offense and defense quickly interpret the opposition’s scheme before the ball is snapped, in order to predict where players are likely to move, and during a play both sides make speeded real-time decisions to respond to the opposition. Individual players are rocketing or plodding through decision trees on what they should do next. Decision making is just one relevant cognitive ability, and we measure the full range of cognitive abilities that determine successful preparation and execution at every position, in every moment.
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Use our suite of cognitive tests backed by 100+ years of research, and proprietary insight to discover and develop the best athletes for every position in every sport.
Create cognitive profiles for individual athletes to gain insight into their strengths and weaknesses and coach them better.
Compare performance and cognitive abilities across athletes and teams to understand which specific abilities make your top performers great.
Make better roster decisions by assessing a player's match to Cognitive Profiles of Strength for each position.
Create your own comparison groups to see how your current lineup looks against teams across the country, or against some of your own past rosters.
A detailed cognitive profile allows a coach or scout to peek into the mind of an athlete.
Coaches can utilize identified cognitive strengths to optimize strategy such as play-calling, and a given player’s responsibilities on the field.
Scouts can determine how well a candidate fits into a team’s scheme and the positional demands, such as offense or defense.
5Ivy League Athletes
2YALE PSYCHOLOGY PhDs
2ELITE QB COACHES
1SUPER BOWL WINNING QB
President & CEO
Ben has 18 years of leadership experience in a variety of fields including defense contracting, business development, education, recruiting, non-profit management and coaching (football, basketball, swimming, lacrosse). In 2018, he called his longtime friend Justin Junge to discuss using visual cognitive tests to predict athletic performance, and with that, the BodhiMetrics family of companies was born. Ben graduated from Yale with a degree in Political Science (2002).
Chief Science Officer
Justin is responsible for designing and developing all tests in the BodhiMetrics family of companies. Justin graduated from Harvard with a degree in Psychology (2003), and completed his Ph.D. in Psychology at Yale (2008). He currently teaches Statistics, Research Methods, Cyborg Psychology, Computational Modeling of Psychological Function, Cognitive Psychology and a variety of other courses.
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