DePaul Catholic off to fast start after changing practice sessions

When it comes to high school football in the state of New Jersey, DePaul Catholic is a household name. After a 3-0 start to the 2021 season, Coach Nick Campanile and the Spartans are poised to add more hardware to their trophy case, one that’s seen five state championships and a runner-up added since 2013. How did the Spartans prepare for this season under their first-year head coach?
“We use GameBreaker because it allows us to practice in a way that we’ve never been able to practice before,” Campanile said. “GameBreaker’s equipment has taken our safety to another level.”

NFL Flag Pasadena emphasizes safety with GameBreaker Headgear

NFL Flag Pasadena emphasizes safety with GameBreaker Headgear –
When it comes to flag football, Patrick Williams has seen his fair share of action around one of the fastest-growing sports in the United States.  As Commissioner of NFL Flag Pasadena and Blue Chip Youth Sports, he’s tasked with leading a league that has been active for roughly 7 years and is growing annually.  What does he credit the growth in participation to?  An unwavering commitment to player safety.

Surf Star Justine Dupont on Instagram

Justine Dupont was born in Bordeaux, France. She began surfing at the age of 11 in Lacanau. She lives between Seignosse, France. and Nazare, Portugal. Multiple World Champion of the WSL XXL Awards, she has established herself as the best female big wave surfer in the world since 2019. Her performance in tow-in surfing allows her to rival with […]

Tim Kirksey discusses GameBreaker Soft Shell Headgear Protected by D3O

GameBreaker Headgear Protected by D3O :: Tim Kirksey

Football is a physical game, and a big part of the role of Tim Kirksey, Head Coach at Westlake High School, is to ensure his players enjoy the game with the maximum amount of protection. Tim has partnered with GameBreaker and D3O to achieve this.


As many families get ready to kick off a new school year, it also marks the return of football across America — whether it’s pro, college, high school, or youth — and 8News is learning the future of football may have flags. Flag football is now the fastest-growing team sport in the country. More kids ages 6 to 12 are playing flag football than tackle football. A study by the Sports & Fitness Industry Association found over the past three years flag football numbers have increased by 38% with more than 1.5 million kids nationwide in leagues across the country. Many see it as safer than the tackle version.