GoPro Training Drone Shot Down by Adrenaline Lacrosse Pros

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Earlier this summer we flew out Adrenaline Athletes Peter Baum, Joe Walters and Ty Thompson for a photo shoot at Adrenaline Headquarters (San Diego, CA). We told them it would be a fun, easy couple of days exploring San Diego, eating authentic Mexican food, enjoying the weather and testing some of GoPro’s newest equipment. We also told them to bring their gear “just in case”. What we did not tell them was that we had an intense training session planned for them with our MMA psycho Training Director, Jesse Foss. Set on the pristine fields at the Del Mar Polo Grounds, the boys took the field in their custom gear we provided each of them. Read More…

Posted in: Adrenaline, Gadgets

Lacrosse Goalies, How Quick Are Your Hands?

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NEW YORK, April 1, 2014 — America’s oldest sport is rooted in tradition and is also slow to adapt to new advancements in technology both on and off the field. The Guardian National Championship is proud to announce that the goalies attending its July 29th event will be the first lacrosse players in the United States to have access to and be evaluated on the groundbreaking BATAK Pro Reaction system. Read More…

Hyperice Launches High Performance Recovery Devices For Sporting Goods, Medical and Institutional Channels

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Hyperice announced today the official release of its ice compression technology, which is the first of many recovery product launches. The signature ice compression product line is a revolutionary two-part system, which harnesses the power of real ice and the anti-inflammatory properties of compression to provide preventative treatment, accelerate injury recovery, and enhance muscle and joint performance. Read More…

Posted in: Gadgets, Training

SKLZ Air Station

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The SKLZ Air Station was designed for people who want to dry their sports equipment to prevent odor-causing bacteria. For lacrosse players, this product is great to keep odors minimal and equipment dry for your next use. Read More…

Posted in: Field equipment, Gadgets

2014 US Lacrosse National Convention Wrap Up

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Don’t worry if you couldn’t make it to the 2014 US Lacrosse Convention in Philadelphia, PA,  because Lacrosse Playground has you covered.  We got the chance to interview a wide range of vendors to show you just what the weekend is all about. Read More…

Posted in: Apparel, Bamshaft

VertiMax Lacrosse Training Will Take Your Game To New Heights

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VertiMax is an innovative resistance-training machine that allows athletes to simultaneously improve explosive speed and power gains. Everything a successful lacrosse player looks for. Lacrosse teams across the country are implementing VertiMax into their training regimen. Read More…

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Nintendo Video Game Cartridge Whiskey Flask

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Inventor, Matt Cornell, wanted to make a product that combined childhood nostalgia with something practical. After many nights of contemplation he realized the answer was right in front of him all along, a Nintendo Video Game Cartridge Whiskey Flask. The flask not only resembles the best games from our childhood, but it is also inconspicuous, concealable and leak proof. Head to Kickstarter.com to learn more.

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Fiesta-Five Takes Your High-Fives To The Next Level

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The Fiesta-Five is a new product, created by Roanoke bros, that lets you blast confetti from your hands whenever you give a high-five. It’s re-loadable and shoots biodegradable confetti, adding color and noise to this classic celebration. It’s high-fives on steroids! Read More…

Reebok Releases CHECKLIGHT, Impact Indicator Skullcap

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Canton, MA – Reebok, the global fitness brand, has launched the groundbreaking Reebok CHECKLIGHT™*, a sports activity impact indicator designed for athletes of all ages and skill-levels. The CHECKLIGHT™ skullcap is designed for use in all helmeted and non-helmeted contact sports and activities. Read More…

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See What Makes MLL Pro Attackman Drew Westervelt’s Game So Clean

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You all know Drew Westevelt as the pro lacrosse attackman who recently scored a career record 8 goals in a single game. But there’s another big thing this MLL all-star is working on: a set of gear cleaning products. And Westervelt says it’s a game-changer for the entire athletic industry. We sat him down for an interview. Read More…

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