Use Orbiter for your mile run test, daily mileage running programs, interval training for track, and fund raisers. Students run in mass and free flow past the Orbiter reader. With Orbiter there is no need to hold up bar codes to a scanner or camera and cause line ups. Set up is quick and a snap. Our patented design with wireless electronic wrist bands have no batteries. Since they are guaranteed for 5 years, on an annual basis the cost is similar to bar code. Each lap is counted magically. Localized design means no internet required. Cloud based lap counters, unlike Orbiter, can not count laps with split times accurately.
Schools can use the system for Six School needs: (1) PE Class lap counting, (2) Mile Run Test, (3) PTA / PTO fund raising, (4) cross country races, (5) interval track training, (6) Split Times. Especially good for training mass number of students for Mile Run in preparation for the final State test. Easy to trade RFID tags between students being tested. Catch cheaters by viewing split times and minimum lap time. See results in real time. Gun Start mass number of kids for quick testing.
Teachers track students’ laps automatically and get physical education results in real time from a tablet with the option to download to a computer later.
Orbiter provides great motivation for kids. Students are motivated by the ‘magic’ beep as they pass our Spire RFID reader.
Tag detection happen at 20 feet distance and at the speed of light. Over 250 students may be detected per second.
Use the unique “Clone” software feature, and you can test groups with back to back tests using the same tags traded by roster number. All this with just 4 key strokes.
New for 2019 – First, Mile Run Training. Mass Starts, Quick Results, No Stress Testing of the whole school, catch cheaters using split times and min lap time settings. Second is the Track and Field Interval Training using splits and setting goals. As reference, Olympic Coaches use Orbiter for training.
For Outdoor and Indoor Use:
Making Orbiter works for school PE Walk – Runs & “Mile Run” Training and Test is as Simple as 1, 2, 3 !
1.Issue tags by roster number to students. For PE Walk Runs associate names to tags. For “Mile Run” associate only Roster Number. Tags may then be used again in successive tests. Only Orbiter tags may be traded between students. This for fast and easy ‘Mile Run” training and testing. Train or Test a whole school of 650 students quickly.
2.Click “Start” button on tablet ; Or choose “automated chip time self-start”.
3. In real time, call out number of laps, split times, or finish times from a tablet. Or, download at your office later!
Collect the tags by roster number order, then re-issue to the next class period.