Data Dave Carey (Training loads)

dave-careyProfessional journey

  • Bachelor of Science (Mathematical Physics) at Melbourne University
  • Masters of Science (Applied Mathematics) at Melbourne University
  • Complex systems research group
  • Business analytics tutor at La Trobe University
  • PhD in sports analytics with Essendon Football Club and La Trobe University

Fun facts

  • Nicknamed ‘Data Dave’ my first day at Essendon
  • Avid golfer and life-long basketball player
  • Pet golden retriever called Barney

Professional goals

  • Complete my PhD
  • Use data and analytics to help athletes and professional sporting teams gain a competitive edge


Follow my research on Twitter @dlcarey88