Helmets

Why Players Get Football Helmet Awards

October 12, 2016

If you’ve ever watched a football game that wasn’t at the professional level, there’s a good chance you might have seen players with a variety of different stickers or decals on their helmets. While you might have assumed these were just players having fun with their helmet design, the stickers actually mean something related to the game of football. Keep reading to learn more about those helmet decal awards and why players of all ages receive them. The Origin of Helmet Awards Jim Young, a former WWII fighter pilot, came up with the

DIY Tips for Old Football and Baseball Helmet

June 29, 2016

Reusing your old items rather than throwing away is always economical and ecological. If you are a football or baseball lover, you might have many helmets that were used when you were in school and are just kept lying around the corner of your house because you are too lazy or sentimental to throw them away. So, here are some fun ways for reusing your old football and baseball helmets: Football Lamps – For ages, there has been a tradition of turning football helmets into lamps. Give your vintage football helmet a new look by creating a

DIY Tips to Painting Your Own Lacrosse Helmet

June 1, 2016

Anybody who has ever stepped onto a field during a game of lacrosse can quickly attest to the importance of helmets. Without helmets, who knows how many serious injuries would occur during the game each and every year? However, not all helmets are made equal. If you’re an amateur player or you’re buying a helmet for your child, pre-printed versions may be unavailable or simply too expensive. Learn more about painting your own lacrosse helmet and giving it the perfect look that personalized touch you desire: Clean Your Helmet Before you

Helmet Chinstrap: Choosing the Right Size and Style

April 27, 2016

Football helmets are immensely important to keep your head in one piece on the field, but there’s more to choosing one than meets the eye. Finding a helmet that fits you or your child properly could be the difference between a major injury and no injury at all. One of the main components you’ll need to look at is a helmet chinstrap. Use this guide to help you find the right style of helmet chinstrap and pick the right size so the helmet fits snugly game after game. Find Your Style Buying a chinstrap for a football helmet seems simple,

6 College Football Helmets That Are Considered the Best

April 13, 2016

Football might be one of the most exciting games on Earth, but everybody knows it can be dangerous too. That’s why it’s important to invest in only the best safety equipment. The way your helmet looks also plays a major role in your team’s image and even your on-field persona. Keep reading to learn more about the six best college football helmets that inspire players to win. Notre Dame Fighting Irish The Fighting Irish have a storied legacy, so everybody recognizes that golden helmet, even if they aren’t fans. Luck of the Irish or