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Protect Your Noggin—It’s the Only One You’ve Got

Posted by Joe Blair on Thursday, December 13th, 2012 | No Comments »

It’s almost New Year’s resolution time and for those of you who are not wearing a helmet while skiing or snowboarding, a great resolution is to start wearing one now.  The new Atomic (www.atomic.com) Nomad LF and Affinity LF helmets equipped with PORON® XRD Protection provides a perfect fit instantly and protects your brain all […]

New Season, Better Protection

Posted by Joe Blair on Friday, April 6th, 2012 | No Comments »

What a great time of year….the days are getting longer and warmer, and Major League Baseball has officially begun.  It is only the third day of the season and it has taken a little adjustment seeing players in new uniforms.  I pretty much got used to seeing Pujols in the Angels uniform during the off […]

Protective Helmet Important Features Results

Posted by Joe Blair on Thursday, March 15th, 2012 | No Comments »

The results are in from the question we asked about “what is the most important feature you look for when purchasing a new protective helmet?”  54% of our respondents look for the best impact protection followed by 33% saying they look for comfort. Due to the amount of documented injuries to high profile athletes over […]

Gearing Up For Let’s Play Hockey Expo

Posted by Joe Blair on Wednesday, March 7th, 2012 | 1 Comment »

As we approach the Let’s Play Hockey Expo, we are filled with many mixed emotions…excitement, anticipation and enthusiasm are the easy ones to control but we are also nervous and scared. Why? Because this is the first time we will be at the Expo and the unknown is a little scary in certain ways. We […]

PORON® Cushioning Partners with the Lumberjack World Championships

Posted by Nicole Perry on Friday, July 15th, 2011 | No Comments »

The Rogers Corporation’s PORON® Cushioning team is excited to once again partner with the premier timber sporting event in the nation: the 52nd Annual Lumberjack World Championships taking place this July 29-31 in Hayward, WI.

PORON® XRD™ Extreme Impact Protection Wins Best Component Award from APLF

Posted by Nicole Perry on Wednesday, May 4th, 2011 | No Comments »

April 27, 2011; Woodstock, CT – The Rogers Corporation is proud to announce that it won Best Component Award for its PORON® XRD™ Extreme Protection material at the Materials, Manufacturing & Technology (MM&T) conference sponsored by the Asia-Pacific Leather Fair (APLF) held in Hong Kong March 30-April 1, 2011. The Rogers’ team was one of only five exhibitors honored with a materials-related award at the show.