sports

Socks with Sensors to Prevent Injuries, Improve Running

Socks with Sensors to Prevent Injuries, Improve Running

The Sensoria anklet The Sensoria mobile app Washington-based startup Heapsylon’s is working on special socks that have integrated sensors that monitor the user’s walking and running habits and connects to a mobile app which can help prevent sport related injuries ...

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Revolve – Bluetooth Rope that Counts your Jumps

Revolve – Bluetooth Rope that Counts your Jumps

The Revolve in action The Revolve – BT bottom The Revolve app The Revolve artwork Skipping rope is one of the best cardiovascular activities around. However jump ropes haven’t changed much in the past few decades – that is until ...

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Mathematical Model for Carb Loading

A researcher at Harvard University and the Massachusetts Institute of Technology in Cambridge, Massachusetts has developed an algorithm for determining how carbohydrates are burned during marathon racing, enabling runners to calculate when to eat and how much food to consume ...

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VholdR Action Camera

VholdR Action Camera

Twenty20, a Seattle-based company, has recently introduced the VholdR, a wearable camcorder that makes it easy to shoot and share High Definition action video. The hands-free device, which can be mounted onto users’ helmets, is a good solution for bikers ...

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Rocket Racing League

Rocket Racing League

The Rocket Racing League (RRL) is a new futuristic sports league that was founded in 2005 by two-time Indianapolis 500 winning team partner Granger Whitelaw and X PRIZE Chairman and CEO Peter H. Diamandis, MD. The RRL combines speed racing ...

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360 – A New Way to Ride

360 – A New Way to Ride

Italian designer Francesco Sommacal has developed an innovative sports item that combines the different characteristics of snowboarding, surfing, and skateboarding. Named 360, this concept recreational vehicle was proclaimed winner at the 2007 Volvo Sportsdesign Competition, and may lead to the ...

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Vie Smart Sports Glove

Vie Smart Sports Glove

Mr. Du Tran Nguyen, from the Monash University in Australia, is one of the students competing at this year’s Australian Design Awards contest. His concept of an innovative sports glove, called Vie, is designed to take human performance to the ...

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Teamgeist II – Intelligent Football

Teamgeist II – Intelligent Football

Adidas and the German Cairos Technologies Company have recently tested Teamgeist II, an intelligent soccer ball, at the FIFA Club World Cup in Japan, 2007. Teamgeist II features new intelligent technology that uses a magnetic field to provide pinpoint accuracy ...

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CCXR- Bio Fuel Powered Sports Car

CCXR- Bio Fuel Powered Sports Car

The elite Swedish sports car manufacturer Koenigsegg has created a new bio-fuel powered sports car named CCXR. This Limited Edition CCXR is the first homologated car currently in production to reach over 1,000 Brake horsepower, and a top speed of ...

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