Ted Badgery never wore an ocean helmet until recently. Now, he rarely surfs without one. The 12-year-old suffered a severe head injury while surfing near his home in Palm Beach on Sydney’s northern beaches. He was impaled by his surfboard, shattering his skull and leaving him in ICU with a brain bleed.
A Senate (Australian) committee has recommended the federal government consider developing a national strategy to reduce concussions in contact sports.
Westlake Youth Football is a pioneer in safety for flag football by Kristen Hampshire, Westlake Bay Village Observer Leah Pettigrew’s fourth-grade son lives for sports. “Every day, he has a ball in his hand,” says the Westlake mother, who has seen her fair share of playful jabs during games and flat-out falls. “There is nothing […]
Safe and stylish on the field – these 7 on 7 football players are ready for anything with the protection of GameBreaker soft shell headgear! What is 7 on 7 Football: A Fusion of Skill and Speed Traditional football, with its eleven-player teams and fierce tackles, has long been a cherished American sport. However, a […]
Shock Doctor, a leader in protection and performance and maker of the #1 Mouthguard in the World, is proud to partner with GameBreaker, the inventor and pioneer of the soft shell headgear market, in promoting player safety at the new Legends Showcase 7v7 Football Tournament Series.
Since 2005, the Southern Maryland Youth Flag Football League (SMYFFL) has been home to the largest co-ed youth flag football program in the state. Offering both Spring and Fall seasons, the organization is proud to have served thousands of young athletes and coaches for over 15 years.
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.”
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.
Soft shell helmets have been visible being worn by players and by athletes taking part in University of Tennessee camps.
GAMEBREAKER PUTS CONTACT SPORTS INTO A WHOLE NEW BALL GAME WITH ITS REVOLUTIONARY HEADGEAR By Chris Officer Staff Writer, Pacific Coast Business Times A budding Westlake Village company is attempting to tackle a huge problem one of America’s most popular sports face, head injuries. And an East Coast university that is an authority on the […]