Posts Tagged ‘Sports’
 
 
 
News Stories
 
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Boarder Kontrol System Snowboard Handbrake Slows Beginners (video)

[GR]EgF9MJm2Tcw[/GR] I tried to snowboard once.  90% of my time on the hill was spent on my ass, and as a result I gave up, packed it in, and went home.  I've stuck with skiing since, which isn't saying much.  If only I had thi...
 
Camera
 
SoloShot
SoloShot
SoloShot

The SoloShot Is Something Akin to an Automated Camera Man, Works with Any Camera (video)

Filming yourself in the surf is as simple as employing the help of a close friend.  But as well all know friends aren't reliable, and if your job is cutting waves, chances are the average buddy won't be available late morning o...
 
LED
 
ABS Sports Floor
ABS Sports Floor
ABS Sports Floor

The Sports Floor of the Future Features Built-in LED Lights (video)

German company ASB Systembau GMBH has created the sports floor of tomorrow with their ASB Glassfloor, which looks like something out of a Tron movie. ASB originally supplied glass squash courts, but has recently moved into smar...

 
Accessories
 
G-Form G90 case
G-Form G90 case
G-Form G90 case

G-Form G90 Case Turns Smartphone Into Sports Action Camera

[GR]1UsGrPwlgZI[/GR] More companies are embracing the camera found on everyday mobile devices, in quite literal ways. G-Form, savants of sport protection in a myriad of forms, is very much one of these companies. They make prot...
 
Sports
 
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Patagonia-Portable-Self-Inflation-vest
Patagonia-Portable-Self-Inflation-vest

Patagonia Portable Self-Inflation Vest Floats Surfers to the Surface, Doesn’t Inhibit

I have no idea how many surfers get swallowed up by big waves and drown, but apparently it's becoming a growing problem.  Such a big problem that Patagonia has dropped what is presumably some serious coin on developing the PSI,...
 
News Stories
 
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Must Watch: Red Bull’s Rube Goldberg Machine, Kluge (video)

[GR]M0jmSsQ5ptw[/GR] While Red Bull's Stratos Jump is a remarkable feat of human engineering, it's not particularly one that I've wanted to watch again and again.  So perhaps it's not Red Bull money spent effectively.  This Red...

 
Apple
 
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iBike POWERHOUSE iPhone main shot
iBike POWERHOUSE iPhone main shot

iBike POWERHOUSE iPhone Review

I had a bike when I was a kid but it wasn’t anything fancy -- and the extent of the high-tech was a mechanical bell you could ring on the handle-bars. My wife though is an avid biker and even has one of those collapsable models...
 
Offbeat
 
LED Surfboard
LED Surfboard
LED Surfboard

LED Surfboard (video)

LED + Surfboard?  That's a formula that is guaranteed to result in 1000s of video views.  117k views in the last week truth be told. Argentine professional surfer Aritz Aranburu hit the waters and tore up the waves with this LE...
 
Camcorders
 
Drift HD
Drift HD
Drift HD

Drift HD Camcorder is 25% Smaller, Includes LCD Screen

Helmet mountable camcorders are a God send to those who ride skateboards, BMX bikes or perform just about any extreme sport.  It provides bystanders the same thrilling experience as the riders, minus the Gs, adrenaline and gut ...

 
Sports
 
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fisheyes-reel
fisheyes-reel

Video Camera Fishing Rod (video)

FishEyes Rod & Reel with Underwater Video Camera lets you see what's happening underneath the water's surface as you fish.  While it probably won't make catching the fish all that much easier, you'll be able to see if there...
 
Sports
 
Powersnorkel
Powersnorkel
Powersnorkel

The Power Snorkel lets Anyone Dive to 40 Feet without SCUBA Gear

The Power Snorkel is a $2500 breathing apparatus that floats on the water's surface and let's divers breathe under water for up to 70 minutes without the need for heavy SCUBA gear or extensive training.  It works by channeling ...
 
Sports
 
WaveJet
WaveJet
WaveJet

WaveJet: A Self Powered Surfboard (video)

Sometimes the motion of the ocean just isn't enough to get you going.  And now you can get your head out of the gutter, because we're actually talking about a jet powered surfboard called the WaveJet. It's a patented Personal W...