Tag Archives: Sport Gear

Designer Imagines Wakanda’s World Cup Soccer Team Jerseys

FIFA World Cup is all the rage now. Well, at least it is in the rest of the world outside of the U.S., Australia and New Zealand. Soccer is a huge thing in UK, Europe, South America, Asia, and in Africa. Speaking of Africa, have you ever thought that what if the fictional Africa country of Wakanda did take part in the FIFA World Cup and what their soccer jerseys will look like? TBH, I don’t, but one graphic designer/illustrator by the name of Mark Yesilevskiy did. Continue reading Designer Imagines Wakanda’s World Cup Soccer Team Jerseys

Ridehunting Wants To Be The AirBnB For Bicycles And Other Sporting Gears

AirBnB has completely changed how we get a roof over our heads when traveling. It spurs a handful of peer-to-peer services, including bathroom (yes, even that!) and bicycles. And then now, there’s Ridehunting. Ridehunting is somewhat similar to now defunct Spinlister. I applaud the spirit of the folks behind Ridehunting despite what happened to Spinlister. Continue reading Ridehunting Wants To Be The AirBnB For Bicycles And Other Sporting Gears

Xiaomi Has A New Sneakers That Is Totally Machine Washable

Another day, another new products from China’s biggest provision gadget provider, Xiaomi. This time, it is a pair of sneakers called Mijia Sport Shoes 2 – the second pair the company is touting since the introduction of Xiaomi ‘Intel Inside’ Ultra Smart Running Shoes last year. The Mijia Sport Shoes 2 is clearly a lot better looking than its predecessor. A quick scroll through the product page, it looks to be more polished in both the construction and material departments. Continue reading Xiaomi Has A New Sneakers That Is Totally Machine Washable

EZ ICE Is A Reusable Ice Hockey Rink You Never Knew You Need

For those living in regions with real four seasons, you know what is coming, don’t you? Yes, it’s winter. And if you happen to reside in a region that freezes up all so often and also happen to have a love for hockey (or just the sport of ice-skating), well then, the EZ ICE 60 Minute Backyard Ice Hockey Rink is for you. But wait. Aren’t people building their own rinks already? As a matter of fact, yes. People have been building their own rinks, but with EZ ICE, it takes away the backbreaking chore of building one from scratch and letting you do it all over again year after year. Continue reading EZ ICE Is A Reusable Ice Hockey Rink You Never Knew You Need

French Startup Creates A Wearable Activity Tracker For Horses, Lets Rider Track Its Performance

Today, we are looking at yet another wearable, but it isn’t a wearable tech for us, the homo sapiens, nor is it for common household pets; it is designed specifically for horses. The first product of a Parisian tech startup Equisense, Balios, as it is called, is the wearable activity tracker designed for your hardworking stallion. Equisense envisioned improving equestrians’ workout experiences with the help technology. Balios attaches to the girth of the saddle and like many human-centric activity tracker, it starts to track the horse’s activity once it senses movement. Continue reading French Startup Creates A Wearable Activity Tracker For Horses, Lets Rider Track Its Performance

KILLSPENCER’s Ascension! Installation Is One Basketball Hoop That You Don’t Want To Take The Shot

Mini basketball kit, which is basically consist of a basketball installed with a ring and net for practicing your ball skills indoor, but not with these, because they are an entirely different ball game. Dubbed Ascension! Installation, KILLSPENCER takes the previously introduced mini basketball kit several notches up the scale and transformed an otherwise regular sport equipment into a glorious art installation. I am sure the image up there pretty much speaks for themselves, but what it does not tell you is that, it will cost you dearly, or to be exact, it will run you back at a whopping $22,000. And for that amount, you will get a one-of-a-kind collaborative art installation between KILLSPENCER and renewed Los Angeles art collective Cyrcle, consisting of nine of KILLSPENCER’s mini basketball kits, each individually hand-painted by Cyrcle. Continue reading KILLSPENCER’s Ascension! Installation Is One Basketball Hoop That You Don’t Want To Take The Shot

KILLSPENCER Mini Basketball Kit Lets You Turn Your Home into a Super Stylish Indoor Basketball Court

If you’re all up for a game of basketball during the winter time, then indoor basketball is the way to go, but unless you have a sprawling estate that wouldn’t be possible, which makes the Mini Basketball Kit by KILLSPENCER a favorable proposition. However, this is not the mini basketball that you may have known as a kid. This is a ‘little’ on the high-end side of the spectrum, boasting a power-coated black metal breakaway rim, a matte black and black or natural maple backboard, and a black leather KILLSPENCER stamped net. The kit is designed to fit on the wall using a cleat system, so you can easily turn your humble pad or office into an indoor basketball haven, well, just make sure you get the fragile stuff out of the way if you’re really tight on space. Continue reading KILLSPENCER Mini Basketball Kit Lets You Turn Your Home into a Super Stylish Indoor Basketball Court

WaterRower Oxbridge

Getting fit in 2014 is likely to be an objective for thousands of men the world over but it is often difficult to know where to start with a get fit drive. Needless to say, if you’re serious about really getting fit and healthy in 2014, you’ll need to invest in some equipment that will help you accomplish this and there are few better forms of exercise for cardiovascular and muscle building than that of rowing. Continue reading WaterRower Oxbridge

Overboard Pro-Sports Waterproof Backpack

you can have the best backpack in the world, but really, are your stuff safe from common threat such as water? we bet not. this where you will find the Overboard Pro-Sports Waterproof Backpack a welcome change. its design has only one goal: keep those endangering liquid out of whatever you have stuffed within it and to do that, it has a zip-less design, a seamless electronically-welded construction – rated at class 3, and a two-way fold seal system. apart from water, the bag is totally sealed against dust, sand, and dirt too. making this the must-have backpack whether you an urban warrior, or backpacking through the mountains of Kathmandu. Continue reading Overboard Pro-Sports Waterproof Backpack

Misfit Shine

Misfit Shine
Misfit Shine | from US$79.99 | www.misfitwearables.com

chances are, most of us do not have Bruce Wayne-level of wealth to afford a loyal sidekick like Alfred Pennyworth who can help in tracking our daily activities like how far we have walked, swim or pedaled. even if you had a 24-7 butler, he couldn’t possibly stick to you 24/7 and this is where the Misfit Shine will fill in that void and leaves Alfred time to clean up the ridiculously huge house of yours. anyway, Shine is a basically a wireless physical activity tracker that barely the size of a U.S. quarter and weighs less than two of them. Continue reading Misfit Shine