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PORON® XRD® Put to the Test

Posted by Nicole Perry on Wednesday, October 16th, 2013 | No Comments »

They say a picture, or in this case a video, is worth a million words. It’s also said that that seeing is believing. And some find it hard to believe that a product as soft, lightweight and flexible as PORON® XRD® absorbs up to 90% of the most intense force* – hit after hit.

Preventing Foot Injuries…One Boot At A Time

Posted by Joe Blair on Friday, September 27th, 2013 | No Comments »
Foot photo

The anatomy of the foot is extremely complex, with 26 bones, 30 joints, 19 muscles and over 100 ligaments. The good folks at Justin Original Workboots (“JOW”) understand how important all these parts are which is why they trust PORON® XRD® Technology to help protect many of those different pieces. The complex mechanics of the […]

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

Posted by Joe Blair on Monday, July 15th, 2013 | No Comments »
All star game logo

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 »
Opening Day photo

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 […]