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Olympics quality sports gear for all

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In the wake of the Olympics fever, people across the world had a glimpse of sophisticated and high-end sports gear used by athletes in their games. Not surprisingly, they are using top-of-the-line gears and equipment to help them perform at their best.
And thanks to such an elite market, the advanced and highly-improved gears are made available to the public as consumer products. The technology used to develop gears in professional sports are now adopted by legit manufacturers in improved sports gear for amateurs, minus the fraud alert.

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Olympics quality sports gear for all

  1. 1. Olympic-quality sports gear for all
  2. 2. In the wake of the Olympics fever, peopleacross the world had a glimpse of sophisticatedand high-end sports gear used by athletes intheir games. Not surprisingly, they are usingtop-of-the-line gears and equipment to helpthem perform at their best. And thanks to such an elite market, theadvanced and highly-improved gears are madeavailable to the public as consumer products.The technology used to develop gears inprofessional sports are now adopted by legitmanufacturers in improved sports gear foramateurs, minus the fraud alert.
  3. 3. Sleek bicycles in word-class events are mainly fromcarbon fiber-reinforced plastic known for its durability,strength and lightness. This particular material is nowavailable in high-performance bicycles — from rims, seatposts, handlebars, stems and cranks. As for helmets, they are also becoming more advanced interms of design and composition. Originally, helmets aremade from leather, effective in protecting it from abrasions.Today, helmets being used in competitions are sometimeswith built-in goggles and a wraparound design so that cyclistswill have more convenience while having the optimumprotection.
  4. 4. Likewise, consumer helmets for skateboarding, footballand skiing are created with hard aerodynamic plastic shellsthat are highly resistant to puncture and have shock-absorbers. Separate visors or ultra-lightweight goggles madefrom polycarbonate plastic (like bulletproof glass) are alsopopular. Bodysuits worn by track and field players of the US hasnow become part of a popular trend in recycled-materials-turned-fabric. Looks like many of our athletes and outdoorlovers are highly concerned about the impact they are makingon the environment; good thing sports equipment firms havequickly responded to the market.
  5. 5. Olympians this year have donned uniforms that are reportedly made from recycled plastics — think old plastic bottles spun into fabric and fibers that combine superb quality with sustainability. Fortunately for you, this green innovation is already available for the public.

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