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USWNT Player Wears Unequal Halo Headgear During Women’s World Cup

USWNT Player Wears Unequal Halo Headgear During Women’s World Cup - Sports Techie blog.

USWNT Player Wears Unequal Halo Headgear During Women’s World Cup – Sports Techie blog.

USWNT Player Wears Unequal Halo Headgear During Women’s World Cup

The U.S National Women’s Soccer Team begins play today against Australia in the 2015 FIFA World Cup and defender Ali Krieger will wear the Unequal Halo™ headgear for performance protection to help minimize the risk of another concussion. Their military grade protection Kevlar based sports technology enhanced product has a patented fusion of TriDur®, Accelleron® and other materials inside designed, engineered and tested to offer customized and concealed protection...

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D3O And Gamebreaker Helmets Partner To Progress Headgear Protection - Sports Techie blog.

D3O And Gamebreaker Helmets Partner To Progress Headgear Protection – Sports Techie blog.

D3O And Gamebreaker Helmets Partner To Progress Headgear

D3O and Gamebreaker Helmets announced a new partnership that promises to help evolve softshell headgear protection by implementing new smart material for increased shock absorption. A new trend is changing the mindset of sports leagues and company officials worldwide and that is the need to create better head gear and protection not only in American football and flag football but international sports such as women’s lacrosse, rugby and soccer among others...

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D3O Granted PEO Soldier Funding For Shock Absorbing Helmet System Testing

D3O awarded funding from PEO Soldier to test Shock Absorbing Helmet System.

D3O awarded funding from PEO Soldier to test Shock Absorbing Helmet System.

D3O Granted PEO Soldier Funding For Shock Absorbing Helmet System Testing

The news out of Brighton, UK, that D3O, the British smart material pioneers, was granted capitol by Program Executive Office (PEO) Soldier – the US Army’s acquisition agency, to test evaluate their prototype shock absorbing helmet system solutions that will fundamentally change impact protection, is sports tech related history. It is our Sports Techie community blog privilege to share another exciting sports technology inspired ground-breaking story about D30 with our readers based all over the world...

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Brazuca – Official 2014 FIFA World Cup Match Ball

Pharrell Williams celebrated @brazuca surpassing 2 million Twitter followers by letting the popular ball wear his famous hat – @brazuca Hits 2 Million Twitter Followers.

I am personally a @Pharrell fan and sent him a tweet over a month ago to let him know how much my 13-month old baby son loves his song, “Happy,” we dance together with his Mom.

Pharrell Williams – Happy (Official Music Video)

On behalf of the Sports Techie community blog and the fan experience, I will send him a link to this blog in hopes of a retweet, if not, no worries, we know Pharrell respects the game of soccer and the adidas Brazuca, the official 2014 FIFA World Cup match ball.

Blogging from our new corporate HQ in Atlanta while at a Starbucks using their free Wi...

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Mission Apolo – Built With Chocolate Milk, Episode 2: Building A Foundation

6X IRONMAN Champion Luke McKenzie

6X IRONMAN Champion Luke McKenzie

In Mission Apolo: Building a Foundation, it’s a day of training, nutrition and fun for speedskating champion Apolo Ohno and his teammate Jen Ator, Fitness Director at Women’s Health. As part of their training and recovery journey towards the IRONMAN World Championship, they’re coached in open water swimming interval run training by 6X IRONMAN Champion Luke McKenzie, an Aussie endurance sport superstar.

Mission Apolo teammate Jen Ator, Fitness Director at Women's Health

Mission Apolo teammate Jen Ator, Fitness Director at Women’s Health

MISSION APOLO Episode 2: Building a Foundation

After an active day, they meet with nutritionist Wendy Bazilian, to learn how to properly fuel for sport and exercise, and recover with lowfat chocolate milk...

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Russell Athletic Launches New CarbonTek With OS Technology, State-of-the-Art Shoulder Pad System

Russell Athletic Changes the Game with New, State-of-the-Art Shoulder Pad System

Russell Athletic Changes the Game with New, State-of-the-Art Shoulder Pad System

Russell Athletic Launches New CarbonTek With OS Technology, State-of-the-Art Shoulder Pad System

Russell Athletic introduced “CarbonTek with OS Technology™”, the brand’s first ever, football shoulder pad system that changes the game.  The Sports Techie community was able to speak with Russell Athletics’ VP of Design & Development, Sarah Gholston, about their revolutionary football product made for professional players and Division I teams and athletes. The CarbonTek differs from other vendors protection because it provides football players with the latest evolution in protective gear, a fast-growing niche market...

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adidas Battle Pack Soccer Cleats Released!

2014 fifa world cup collection - adidas Battle Pack Soccer Cleats Released! Sports Techie blog

2014 fifa world cup collection – adidas Battle Pack Soccer Cleats Released! Sports Techie blog

Ultra Sports Techie Lionel Messi recently signed another contract with FC Barcelona and the adidas Messi Battle Pack Cleats Where Released Last Week. As you may know, the Sports Techie community blog is a global affiliate of adidas through the FIFA World Cup Brazil. Last month we blogged about Messi And Adidas Soccer Fast Or Fail World Cup Brazil. This month and for the rest of the summer it is all about the new adidas Battle Pack football cleats that are ready to enhance your performance because practice makes perfect.

Messi will be wearing these incredible new cleats on the pitch during the year for the Argentina National team in Rio begging next month and continuing into July...

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Sartorial Sports: Tech-Powered Apparel Optimizes Player Performance – Intel by Sports Techie

Sartorial Sports: Tech-Powered Apparel Optimizes Player Performance

iQ by Intel

I was asked by iQ by Intel to examine the morphing of sports and technology in apparel that is optimized with sports tech, here.  The Sports Techie community blog is excited to share this trending topic with our global, U.S. and Seattle area readers.

Sartorial Sports

Clothes that operate like wearable computers are becoming more commonplace worldwide as the sports technology industry and fashion industry merge. Athletic clothing is being designed with sports tech innovations that improve how elite athletes perform. For example, the University of Oregon Ducks’ implementation of the Nike Pro Combat System of Dress in 2011 helped optimize player performance times.

Now, researchers at Cornell are using 3D scanners to custom-fit and optimize how apparel conforms to the moveme...

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Staying Active as a Nanny: Finding the Sport and Tech for You

Staying Active as a Nanny: Finding the Sport for You - Sports Techie blog

Staying Active as a Nanny: Finding the Sport for You – Sports Techie blog

After hours of chasing after toddlers, it’s sometimes difficult to muster up the energy to have a social life, much less engage in an athletic workout. However, incorporating athletic activities into your routine may help improve your social, mental and physical well-being, thus giving you the energy and positive outlook you need to provide the best care for the children in your care. The key, though, is to find the sport that fits your personality and brings you a sense of accomplishment and fulfillment.

Consider Your Preferences

Finding a sport that fits your style begins with an assessment of your likes and dislikes...

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HOOD TO COAST BACK IN THEATERS

Doc reviewHOOD TO COAST BACK IN THEATERS

Sports Techie: We are excited to announce that after a stellar national premiere, the running documentary Hood To Coast will be back for a one night only Encore Performance! Back by popular demand, here is your final chance to see the entire Event as presented originally on 1-11-11 with the complete Red Carpet and Expert Panel. Hood To Coast will be playing again in around 100 theaters on February 10, 2011 at 7:30pm. Seattle Theaters can be be found by clicking here.

Once again we invite you to join us for this truly special film which opened to rave reviews...

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