Inventions For Fitness, Sports And Recreation

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Emotion Headphones Feature A Detachable Camera And Control Unit

Wireless headphones are popping up all over. Without wires, they make listening to your jams a lot less cumbersome. But what if your headphones could do more than just play music? Enter Emotion Headphones, the headphones with a heart rate monitor and camera.

A-Bike Is The World's Smallest, Lightest Foldable Electric Bike

If you're an urban commuter, close your eyes and picture your ideal means of transportation. Odds are you've pictured something that isn't going to make you a sweaty mess, something convenient to stow away at work, something that won't have you honking in traffic or looking endlessly for a parking spot. Odds are you've pictured something like the A-Bike, the world's smallest, lightest foldable electric bike.

ORB Helmet Could Redefine Scuba Diving

If you've ever been scuba diving, you know what an amazing experience it is to be able to observe and mingle with underwater life. One of the biggest drawbacks of scuba diving is that the equipment in bulky, heavy and often a hindrance to the experience. The ORB Helmet would eliminate the need for bulky equipment and consolidate the technology into one simple piece of scuba diving equipment.

Maxun One Is The World's First Solar Powered Bicycle

Yes, the Maxun One Solar Bike looks like some integrated solar technology into an electric bike design by simply slapping some big old solar panels onto a bike. Yes, it looks a little like someone got over-zealous with the size of their bike cargo rack. Don't let looks deceive you; the Maxun One is completely solar powered as well as practical.

Waterfly: A New Vision Of Running Shoes

Inspired by the Kung Fu mantra, "be water, my friends," the Waterfly Running Shoe concept puts a new spin on the traditional running shoe. Its streamlined shape puts one in mind of a wave in motion, and the material used to make it, allows for great air flow through the shoe as well as giving it a feature that no other running shoe has: the ability to inflate.

Iron-Man-Like Mountain Climber Shield Could Save Lives

Climbing mountains isn't for the faint of heart. This is a physically grueling, sometimes life-threatening activity enjoyed by some of the world's toughest outdoors men and women. In conditions that could possibly threaten a climber's safety, the Mountain Climber Shield would provide support that could reduce the risk of life-threatening complications.

Not Your Everyday Longboard: Boosted Boards Have A Little Extra Under The "Hood"

On first glance, you may see a typical longboard, when you espy any of the Boosted Boards. You may see a very attractive longboard, made of 100% bamboo, with eye-popping orange wheels. What you're missing is the added horsepower under the board. Boosted Boards are powerful, lightweight electric skateboards, that will give you the sensation of riding a wave while you cruise through your city.

Health Loop Outdoor Gym Helps Make Working Out More Understandable And More Fun

Going to the gym can be daunting for some people. Some may find it hard to afford the costs or sort out the logistics to get to the gym. Outdoor gyms help thwart some of these obstacles, but they can be intimidating as well. Health Loop Outdoor Gym, with its attractive design and interactive stations, is a more inviting and user-friendly outdoor gym.

Smart Rope Brings The Jump Rope Into The 21st Century

The jump rope is one of the simplest pieces of exercise equipment--I mean, it's literally just a "rope." Jumping rope is one of the simplest, yet most effective calorie-burning exercises you can do, but it's often overlooked. Enter Smart Rope. By upgrading the classic jump rope, those at Tangram, hope to upgrade the jump rope's popularity.

Sbyke Is A Bike, Skateboard And Scooter Rolled Into One

Odds are you owned a bike as a child. You also probably owned either a skateboard or scooter (or you at least tested out your friends'). Picture a bike combined with a skateboard in a sort-of scooter design, and you'll get the image of something that looks like the Sbyke.

January 2015

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