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PORON XRD Protection takes the Field at Baseballs Mid-Summer Classic

Posted by Joe Blair on Monday, July 15th, 2013 | No Comments »
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Tomorrow night while Major League Baseball is celebrating its midway point in the season by hosting its finest players in the All-STAR Game, Yadier Molina will be tucked in behind home plate as the starting catch for the National League.  The notorious Cardinals catcher earned the most all-star votes in the National League this year […]

PORON® Performer, SHIMA® Creates a New Ride Experience™

Posted by Nicole Perry on Thursday, June 20th, 2013 | No Comments »

SHIMA®, founded in 2009 in Pulawy, Poland, designs and develops motorcycle gloves to provide the best protection, fit and comfort to enable riders to go beyond. Karol Kalinowski, co-founder and chief designer tells us how SHIMA gloves create a truly New Ride Experience.

Kicking off Baseballs Opening Day

Posted by Joe Blair on Sunday, March 31st, 2013 | No Comments »
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The world is celebrating two major holidays today:  Easter and the Opening Day of Baseball Season. Okay, so Opening Day of Baseball might not be an official holiday, but for those “Take Me Out to the Ball Game” singing, peanut and crackerjack eating, rout-rout-routing for the home team cheering fans it doesn’t have to be […]

PORON® Cushioning Survey Shows Flexibility and Fit Most Important When Selecting Protective Gloves

Posted by Nicole Perry on Thursday, March 21st, 2013 | No Comments »

To kick off NASCAR season, we launched a PORON® Cushioning poll inviting people to tell us what is most important to them when selecting protective gloves. Of the 653 people who responded, flexibility, fit and impact protection ranked the highest.

Multi-Function Meets Minimalistic Aesthetics for 2013 ISPO Munich New Product Designs

Posted by Nicole Perry on Tuesday, February 26th, 2013 | No Comments »
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I always enjoy walking through the new product and design zones at ISPO. It’s a place where brand names take second seat to the new trends, ideas and innovations in outdoor and performance sports. While the minimalist trend has been floating around the design community for several seasons, it’s interesting to see a new minimalist, multi-function design influence spreading across various product categories.

Met Guard Protection Changing the Game

Posted by Joe Blair on Monday, July 23rd, 2012 | No Comments »

What a great few days in the sporting world.  First, we had the British Open which is the most coveted major championship in the golfing world.  Then, the conclusion of the Tour de France as the yellow jersey was placed on the Tours victor.  Adding to this, we have the lead up to the Olympics […]

New Videos About the BAUER RE-AKT Helmet with PORON® XRD™ Extreme Impact Protection

Posted by Nicole Perry on Tuesday, June 5th, 2012 | No Comments »

The final Stanley Cup series is now 3-0 and the New Jersey Devils will have to dig deep for a comeback victory against the Los Angeles Kings. But this year’s Stanley Cup talks haven’t just been about the battle between East and West, we’re also excited to see much attention being paid to player safety and recent technology advances to help keep these hard hitting athletes in the game.

May is Motorcycle Safety Awareness Month

Posted by Nicole Perry on Thursday, May 10th, 2012 | No Comments »

Longer days, warmer weather…. it’s the time of year when motorcyclists tune up their bikes and head for the open road. The beginning of the riding season is an exciting time for motorcycle enthusiasts of all riding styles. Regardless of your preference for bike, type of road or riding group, there are many safety tips and precautions we can all take note of. It is also marks the time when riders need to be reminded of the many safety precautions to take before hopping on their motorcycles.