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Sports Vision Training – Frequently Asked Questions

Excellent vision is particularly important for athletes. If you play professionally or just for fun, sports vision training can enhance your athletic performance and give you that extra edge.

What Is Sports Vision Training?

Sports vision training is a customized program of exercises that help an athlete improve the visual skills needed for to excel in their sport. These skills include eye-tracking, hand-eye-body coordination, focusing, visual reaction time, peripheral awareness and dynamic visual acuity, among others.

Improving visual skills can help a baseball player track a moving ball against a cloudy sky, or a football player see athletes approaching from the side, thus avoiding a collision.

What Skills Does Sports Vision Training Improve?

Sports vision training improves the following skills:

  • Accommodation (eye focusing)
  • Eye-hand, eye-foot and eye-body coordination
  • Scanning and tracking
  • Depth perception
  • Binocular vision
  • Visual reaction speed
  • Visual memory
  • Visual attention & processing

Why is Sports Vision Important For Athletes?

Competition is fierce among players and they all strive to make their mark. Having optimal vision can give them a massive advantage. Sports like football, golf, basketball, hockey, tennis, soccer, motor racing and even rock climbing require excellent eye teaming, depth perception and focusing skills. Furthermore, being able to focus, judge distances and track moving objects can make all the difference between safety and injury.

Who Is Sports Vision Training For?

Sports vision training is available for both youth and adult athletes of all ages and levels. Whether you play hockey or basketball, sports vision training is perfect for any athlete seeking to take their performance to the next level.

Can Sports Vision Training Improve My Game?

Yes, sports vision training can improve your prowess on the field or the court. It boosts the coordination between your eyes and brain by enhancing visual processing, depth perception, and other aspects of an athlete’s vision.

At Cypress Vision Therapy, we regularly see the difference that sports vision training makes in the lives of all athletes who want to take their game to the next level.

Want to enhance your game? Contact us today!

Our sports vision training experts will evaluate your visual skills and develop a vision training program specific to your needs.

Cypress Vision Therapy serves atheletes of all ages from Cypress, Hockley, Louetta, and Katy, all throughout Texas.

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Sports Vision Training For Indoor Sports

Sports vision training can help athletes like you reach their potential in a wide range of sports.

By enhancing the communication between your eyes, brain and body, sports vision training can help you excel in your sport and turn your vision into an invaluable asset on the court or field.

Every athlete is unique, and each sport requires a specific set of visual skills, so your optometrist will tailor the sports vision training to suit your specific visual needs.

Below, you’ll find information about how sports vision training can bring out the best performance in athletes who play indoor sports.

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Sports Vision Training For Outdoor Sports

If you play outdoor sports recreationally or professionally and want to improve your game, sports vision training can help you achieve your full athletic potential.

The exercises and drills performed in sports vision training aim to improve, enhance and support the visual skills necessary to excel in your particular sport, and based on what position you play.

Every athlete is unique and carries different strengths and areas in need of improvement. That’s why we tailor our training to suit your individual needs and visual capabilities.

Below you’ll find some information about how sports vision training can improve your performance in various outdoor sports.

Contact us to schedule a sports vision consultation and learn more about what we offer.

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Are You An Athlete?

Whether you play baseball, basketball, soccer, hockey, football, or any other sport, you need excellent visual skills to excel. Improving your visual skills can help a hockey player track a moving puck against the ice or a football player see opponents approaching from the side and avoid a collision.

Why is Sports Vision Therapy Important?

Visually demanding sports require athletes to have outstanding visual skills. Actually, this is true for all sports, where the ability to concentrate, respond and move quickly can mean the difference between winning and losing, as well as avoiding injury.

In Sports, Approximately 80% of Perceptual Input Is Visual

Sports vision training is a personalized program of exercises that helps an athlete improve the communication between their eyes and brain by enhancing the visual skills required for success in their sport. Some of these skills include focusing, eye-tracking, peripheral awareness, visual reaction time, dynamic visual acuity and hand-eye-body coordination.

Sports vision training sharpens these skills through a series of specific vision exercises and activities. A sports vision training program utilizes specialized equipment under the guidance of an optometrist. The results allow an athlete to maximize their sports performance.

Sports vision training programs are used to improve skills, including:

  • Accommodation (eye focusing)
  • Binocular vision
  • Depth perception
  • Body-hand-eye coordination
  • Scanning and tracking
  • Visual attention & processing
  • Visual memory
  • Visual reaction speed

Improve Athletic Performance | FAQ

Can Sports Vision Training Improve My Game?

Yes, sports vision training will help you improve your efficiency and reaction time on the court or field. It enhances eye-brain coordination and improves depth perception, visual processing and other aspects of an athlete’s vision.

Who Can Benefit From Sports Vision Training?

It’s suitable for just about anyone who steps onto a court or a sports field, whether amateur or professional athletes of all ages. Whether you play baseball or hockey, ski or drive race cars, sports vision training is suitable for any athlete who wants to take their performance to the next level.

Contact Dr. Erin Pitts to optimize and enhance your visual skills so you can become the athlete you know you can be!

Cypress Vision Therapy provides advanced sports vision training for patients from Cypress, Hockley, Louetta, and Katy, throughout Texas.

Request A Sports Vision Appointment
Call About Sports Vision 832-653-7138