Log in   •   Sign up   •   Subscribe  feed icon

Fitness

Bicycle Escalator Helps Cyclists Climb Stairs

Call it a Bike-O-Lator - they do in Japan, where a series of innovative bicycle escalators help cyclists negotiate steep stairways leading to and from city subways.

8 Great Sports And Summer Recreation Gifts For Father's Day 2010

Father's Day is almost here. Make dad's summer great with one of these cool sports gifts.

Portable Weather Meter Ranks Your Heat Stroke Risk

Health worries rise along with summer's heat, so a new portable heat stroke risk meter could be a real lifesaver. It's like having a doctor and a weatherman in your pocket!

Google BrinBots To Transcend Limitations Of Man's Mortality?

A scientific think-tank in the Silicon Valley, funded by Google, run by thought-leaders in the fields of artificial intelligence, nanotechnology, biotechnology, robotics and computing - may be man's answer to Ponce de León 's Fountain of Youth.

Adidas to Launch Its Own Sports Drink

The next new means for getting your electrolytes and B vitamins will come from an unlikely place--Adidas.

Don't Just Exercise, Pupercise!

The Shabby Dog, seller of dog and people things that are anything but shabby, has come out with a line of products to get you and your dog off your respective bums.  After all, it's always easier to get in shape when you partner with a great companion.  And for a girl and her dog, Pupercise is chic and unique.

 

Cooling Cream Keeps Japan's Balls In Order

Delicare M's (the 'M' is for Men) is a topical cream from Japanese pharmaceutical company Ikeda Mohando that features an added cooling ingredient. Sort of like Icy Hot without the hot part; something that should keep users singing a happy tune and not 'Great Balls of Fire'.

'Champ' Concept Threatens To Take Down Couch Potatoes

Look out couch potatoes; if the ‘champ’ design by Tobias Fraenzel ever makes it to stores you may be left without an excuse for just sitting around in front of the TV. 

Sport Equipment From The Future: Hoverboard

A Back to the Future-like hoverboard is officially real.

Awkward Combination or Next Great Sport: Sailbiking

The Pterosail combines two classic American water and land pastimes into one new activity.

MetriGear Vector Measures Your Pedal Power

The MetriGear Vector is a new electronic system that will be integrated directly into bicycle pedals in order to provide a reliable readout of the power each leg is putting on the pedals.

Amiya's Mobile Dance Academy: Brilliant Business Run By Bright Tween

A unique business concept gets enough notice on its own, but when there's a CEO behind it of a unique demographic who proves that brilliance can beat the odds, you've just got to give it some recognition.

De-Stress With The Brain Spa Head Massager

If you have a lot of stress in your life and don’t mind looking like a new-age gladiator for a while then the Brain Spa Head Massager may be for you.  Once positioned on your head, this device reportedly goes to work massaging key areas of your scalp to soothe away stress and promote good blood circulation.

Bike Helmet Bug Screen: Great For Bugs, Not So Much For Vision

Ever had a real problem of getting hit in the face with bugs on your bicycle? Me neither, but here's a solution.

Rock Your Summer With The Top Ten Latest Beach Holiday Gadgets

Loads of gadgets - ideal for the beach, an island holiday or that next Caribbean cruise. All items can be easily tucked away in your luggage or sports bags to make your days in the sun a whole helluva lot more enjoyable. Whether you are a gadget geek, a sportsman or sunbather, this TOP TEN list can accommodate all of your active and leisure pursuits.