These athletes are subject to, “…notorious crashes, routine head banging, brain-rattling vibrations, and strong gravitational acceleration forces” and often get what many in the industry refer to as “sledhead”, the exhausted fog experienced after a run down the track.
Because the Q-Collar is such a novel and innovative product, we get a lot of questions about what it’s like to use it and how it performs. Check out feedback from actual Q-Collar customers on the experience of owning and wearing the product.
Q30 Innovations, the company responsible for the development of the Q-Collar, recently announced a partnership with the U.S. Army Medical Materiel Development Activity (USAMMDA) to study the Q-Collar for the potential to be used by U.S. Service Members that may be at risk of traumatic brain injury as a result of blast waves.
The defining quality of sport is the overarching value it provides to athletes, which is difficult to recreate in other activities. These are the top 5 rewards youth athletes gain from an involvement in sports.
Sports are incredibly formative and exciting experiences for athletes as they help to develop skills, memories, and friendships that will last a lifetime. However, there are inherent risks that athletes face while playing or practicing the sports they love and it is important that they are properly protected.