This article appeared in the September issue of Athletic Business. Athletic Business is a free magazine for professionals in the athletic, fitness and recreation industry. Click here to subscribe.
Check out the newest products as seen in the September 2016 issue.
The Athletic Edge
The Athletic Edge and NormaTec have partnered to create the industry's newest and most innovative treatment and recovery table. Custom-designed for NormaTec's PULSE Series recovery systems, the new CAB-090N treatment and recovery table features a dual-extension aluminum rack that accommodates two pairs of NormaTec boots along with aluminum trays on both sides of the table to hold PULSE Series control units; a dual-extension drawer designed to store a NormaTec control unit, carry case and attachments; and a split leg and lift back.
Helper Helper is a service-effort management platform that makes coordinating and tracking student volunteer efforts simple. With a web portal for administrators and a smartphone app for students, Helper Helper streamlines communication of service events and becomes the charitable scoreboard for groups, teams and organizations. Following its partnership with NCAA Division II to track the service efforts of more than 300 schools, Helper Helper has expanded its service to high schools.
Ecore's new Everlast SmashTile is designed for weight room applications that require extreme durability and ultimate sound and shock absorption. This 24-inch-square performance-rubber tile measures 2½ inches thick and has a footed design that isolates low-frequency sound and vibration, while providing a spring-like response to impacts. SmashTile can sustain the repeated abuse of extreme weights without tearing or fading. This surface is available in 17 colors and can incorporate custom logos and designs.
ProSun International, LLC
The AquaFrixio from ProSun International is the world's first trackless hydro-massage system, transforming the way people experience massages. Through state-of-the-art manufacturing, this customized massage system is hands-free, allowing members to remain fully clothed and maintain complete privacy while also cutting operational costs for facilities.
Haws has expanded its line of bottle filler and drinking fountain products. The new 1920 is a wall-mounted bottle filler offering simple installation, and the 3377BF bottle filler attachment with pedestal extension complements the 3377BF outdoor fountain unit. Both products feature a satin finish with a push-button-operated stainless steel valve. Units are certified to NSF 61 and 372; Federal Safe Water Drinking Act; and CA Health & Safety Code 116875, with 100 percent lead-free waterways and 1 g.p.m. (3.78 l.p.m.) laminar flow.
Pentair Commercial Aquatics
The new EZ Reel™ lane line storage system from Pentair uses a proprietary lead screw technology that provides a traversing guide block sliding side to side, keeping lane lines properly aligned while reeling. The unit is made of lightweight, rugged stainless steel with a one-inch, easy-to-grip captain's wheel at each end to make reeling and transporting simple.