Understand Distance, Top Speed, and Minutes Played

Distance

What is it?

This is the total distance that a player covered in the game.

How do we calculate it?

Distance is the sum of the total walking and running distance a player covered during a game.

Top Speed

What is it?

The fastest speed (in miles per hour) that this player recorded during this game.

How do we calculate it?

This is the player’s maximum sustained speed during their fastest sprint.

Minutes Played

What is it?

This tells us the amount of time that a player spent on the field.

How do we calculate it?

Minutes played is the summation of each minute of active data collected from athletes.