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Sports Industry News and Analysis

LAX Helmet Manufacturer Says It ‘Raises Bar on Protection’ with New Helmet

Cascade Lacrosse, which bills itself as “the leading helmet manufacturer in lacrosse,” today launched a new premium helmet, the S. Designed and manufactured in the United States, the new S represents “the pinnacle of protection,” among other things. The S, which sells for $289, incorporates several “new, game-changing helmet technologies, including a new tri-liner integrated…
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Breaking News: NFL Announces Winners of First HeadHealthTECH Challenge

The National Football League (NFL) and Football Research, Inc. (FRI) today announced the winners of HeadHealthTECH Challenge I and launched HeadHealthTECH Challenge II, which “invites proposals for improvements in football protective equipment including helmets and related technologies, turf systems, shoulder and other pads, and additional innovative concepts.” The HeadHealthTECH Challenge series is one component of…
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Clemson Study Focuses on Improving Facemasks to Help Reduce Football Brain Injuries

A team of Clemson University researchers and an Upstate businessman believe they can help make football a little safer by creating a facemask that can help reduce the severity of head injuries by increasing overall helmet protection. The researchers are Gregory Batt, an assistant professor in the Clemson food, nutrition and packaging sciences department; John DesJardins, an associate…
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