Leather Head Sports has been working with superior leathers, veteran craftsmen, and a stable of accomplished baseball advisers to perfect their line of pro-quality, handmade baseball mitts. For World Series play or ‘catch’ with your kid in the backyard, these classic glove designs are a homerun.
Does the world really need a luxury kayak made of carbon fiber, teak and trimmed with gold plated brass fittings? Probably not but you might. And if you do, well, here you go. The glossy, finely appointed Kayak 1 from McLellan Jacobs is built by the America’s Cup boat builders in New Zealand & is available in custom colors, materials, and finishes to suit your style.
The BikeSpike won’t replace your lock but it is a GPS tracker that will help you find & recover your bike if it’s stolen. Hidden in your bike’s water bottle cage, the Spike links to a web, iOs, or Android app that lets you pinpoint its location. The device also functions as a fitness tracker and can be used to help you keep track of the kids when they’re out on their bikes.
The San Juan Mountains of southern Colorado offer some of the best mountain biking in the lower 48; the ideal R & D lab for Durango-based Bedrock Bags. They make bombproof bags for biking and bikepacking. If you like to do it in the dirt, their growing line of handmade handlebar and frame bags will carry your cargo proper-like.
We can’t guarantee it will be more fun but your golf game might improve a bit if you skipped the 19th hole and did some post-play analysis. Game Golf is a wearable technology platform that tracks and stores all your key game stats like drive distance, accuracy, club choice, score, handicap, etc, & allows you to analyze, share, & compare your game with your online golf bros.
Screen-printed, framed, & hanging on your office wall, these abstract 4-color serigraph illustrations of famous PGA golf courses speak a secret code to other golfers who enter your dojo. They know you know and you know they know. Pebble Beach, Augusta, Oak Hill, and more.
In certain situations, wearing protection does more than just keep your equipment safe and unharmed. It can also improve your performance. Take Cleatskins for example. They’re made of natural-feeling SkinTek that stretches over your bike or athletic cleats, allowing you the freedom to keep your sport-specific footwear on wherever you roam while also protecting them from abrasion and wear, so they last longer.
The 94Fifty sensor basketball feels and weighs the same as any basketball but embedded inside, the ball has an array of 6 sensors, a Bluetooth radio, and a battery which feeds loads of data about your game to an app that in addition to tracking all your metrics, also offers workouts, drills, competitions, and social tools.
Do you have a wearable monitor yet? Under Armour’s chest-strap mounted Armour39 Performance Monitor tracks the intensity of your workouts & then crunches the numbers and delivers analysis via Bluetooth to your smartphone app. Other popular monitors like Nike’s FitBand & the Fitbit only track your “activity.” & what does that tell you? Anyone else picturing this thing strapped to Ivan Drago?