football

Star Duke University Quarterback Returns to the Field Early Thanks to a 3D Printed Brace

Clark Bulleit and Kevin Gehsmann are seniors on the Duke University football team, but they rarely see any time on the field. On September 8th, however, the team’s star quarterback,…

Cam Haight of Different Heroes Nonprofit Makes 3D Printed Prosthetic Hand for His Own Hero

Early in 2018, we first learned the inspiring story of 5-year-old Cameron Haight, who was born with several webbed, deformed fingers and toes due to Amniotic Band Syndrome, or ABS. ABS…

Making Stronger Protective Gear: Researchers Replicate Biological Structure of Lobster Claws Using Electric-Assisted 3D Printing Process

A study published in the Journal of the American Medical Association last month found that chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE), which results from repeated blows to the head, was found in 99% of the…

How Many Sports Injuries Can Be Prevented Through 3D Printing?

It’s no secret that football is a dangerous sport. It’s fast-paced and high-impact, and protective gear can only do so much, as repeated tragedies involving traumatic brain injuries have shown….

Riddell Uses 3D Scanning for New, Safer NFL Football Helmets

Playing sports can lead to some true highs. Whether you are into tennis, golf, or more team-oriented sports like football, it’s a great feeling to finish up a game after…

This Year’s Kent State University MVP Will Be Presented with a Bronze Trophy 3D Printed with Filamet

I know many graduates of Kent State University, as several of my friends and family members have attended over the years, but one of the school’s most famous graduates is Coast…

Courtesy of CEL: 3D Print the English Football Team, Foosball-Style, for Euro 2016

The 2016 UEFA European Championship, aka Euro 2016, began over the weekend, and it would be a serious understatement to say that European football fans are really, really excited. Amid reports…

High-Tech Zweikampf 3D Printed Soccer Shin Guards Get Kickstarted

Sports equipment has always had a pretty close relationship with advanced technology, and not only because their marketing companies practically salivate at the prospect of a new angle for their…

Artist Duo 3D Prints the Super Bowl, But It Doesn’t Look Like You’d Expect

When you think of the Super Bowl, you may not think of art. Sure, there’s plenty of artistry that goes into the halftime show and, of course, the best commercials…

Super Bowl 50: Panthers’ All-Pro Linebacker Thomas Davis to Wear 3D Printed Arm Brace by White Clouds

Most of us are engaged in all the typical details and plans that we follow every year for the Super Bowl. While we might add a little extra zip to…

Austrian Football Team SK Sturm Graz is Powerful Even in 3D Miniature

When you hear someone talking about “football,” if you’re American you have a very different vision of what they’re discussing. An American’s “fantasy football team” looks nothing like, say, that…

Heineken Unveils 3D Printable UEFA Champions League Accessories for Football Fans Everywhere

One sign that 3D printing is really beginning to make an impression, is the fact that large companies spanning around the globe are beginning to utilize the technology within their…

NC State’s Chancellor Receives Surprise Titanium 3D Printed Football Prior to Spring Game Today

Although we are still several months away from the kickoff of the 2015/2016 college football season, that doesn’t mean we can’t already start getting excited–after all, this will only be…

Custom 3D Printed Foosball Players Make Tech Project Fun

UK tech educational group Black Country Atelier (BCA) took their 3D design and printing know-how and had some fun with their Maker Project of the Week, 3D printed footballers. The footballers aren’t…

The World Cup And 3D Printing Merge: 5 Amazing World Cup 3D Prints

The FIFA World Cup kicks off today in Brazil, with the commencing game between home team Brazil, and Croatia at 4 PM EST. FIFA believes that the 2014 World Cup…