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Freestyle Scooters Are Rising in Popularity

 

Community Sports Organizations in Action

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Are SISU Mouthguards Biodegradable?

All Good Things Come To An End SISU mouthguards, as great as they are, are no exception; they will eventually ...

The Need for Protective Gear in Fitness and Sports

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It’s the World Cup – Go USA! Go Sweden!

 

Signs and Symptoms of Concussions

In previous concussion blogs I have brought up aspects of how to prevent concussions from happening. The Ameri...

How To Spot A Fake SISU

Plenty of SISU in the NHL Playoffs!

  Scandinavian’s in the NHL play-offs!  Maybe you know already, but the word Sisu is Finnish and means tenacit...

How Baseball Players Can Better Protect Themselves...

Some may think of baseball as a sport with minimal injury because of the minimal contact between players, unli...

Chewing on Mouth Guards – Can’t Be Safe

March Madness and Mouthguards

How Common Are Concussions?

Shouldn’t 565 hits to the head per season be enough to change the rules in Football?   Over the last decades m...

What Is A Concussion?

70% Of All ER Visits By Youths Are Concussion Related We all read about concussions in sports and we know it's...

Athletes and Inclement Weather: How to Stay Safe

Today, climate change is a very real threat. The repercussions of exponentially increasing global temperatures...

Dealing With Sports Injuries at Your Event: What Y...

According to the CDC, the most common types of injuries involving children in the U.S. are burns, drowning, fa...

The SISU Story

Sassa Akervall, founder & CEO of Akervall Technologies, tells her story of growth from a small athletic mouthg...

Podcast Interview with SISU Mouthguards founder & ...

Akervall Technologies CEO, Sassa Akervall, talks about breakthrough technology in mouthguards that protect ath...

Mouthguard Technology: The Beauty is in the Detail...

What makes Akervall Technologies uniquely different: the attention to details in all of our mouthguards?  Ever...

What To Consider When Becoming a Youth Coach

Little league sports have been an important part of American youth culture for years and years now. It’s way m...

5 Key Advantages of SISU Mouthguards

At Akervall Technologies, we strive to give our customers the advantage, the SISU advantage. Creating a mouth ...

Roughing the Passer: What You Need to Know

Getting a sack in the NFL is not easy, especially if you’re a pass rusher who has to shed blocks and avoid per...

Football Athletes Take a Hit to Their Health

College football has made its mark on American culture. From watching games in the fall to going to your first...

ALSF Kick-It Champions Dedicate their Football Sea...

To raise funds and awareness for the fight against childhood cancer, football players across the country are d...

Recent Advancements in Safety Gear Tech

Safety gear technology is evolving rapidly and companies are developing innovative ways to keep athletes playi...

2018 Back To School Shopping Guide

Sad, but true, Summer is coming to an end. We wanted to make sure that you're out there enjoying every last dr...

CEO post: Glory of... someone else's fame?

Who wouldn’t like to bask in the glory of being rich and famous, perhaps even associated with a well recognize...

What Kind of Gear You Will Need When Joining an MM...

If you are thinking about joining an MMA gym, you might want to consider the type of MMA training gear you wil...

CEO Post: How We Became Committed to the Fight Aga...

Ask any parent what the biggest moment in their life may be and I bet the #1 on the list will be the birth of ...

Outdoor Summer Safety & Recreation Tips

Getting outside this summer should be a top priority as the temperatures start to rise and we begin to see mor...

How Wearable Technology Is Transforming Health

Fitness plans are getting a digital makeover these days. As our technological advancements continue to grow, s...

How to Choose the Best Mouthguard for Hockey

Hockey is an extremely fast and contact-heavy sport, so it makes sense that their players are stereotypically ...

Mistakes Athletes Make When Getting Into New Sport...

Photo by Autumn Goodman on Unsplash In the spirit of competition and sport, we sometimes forget the risks that...

Benefits Of Wearing a Mouthguard in Softball and B...

Football, hockey, lacrosse, and rugby...These are the sports that probably come to mind when you think of "con...

What is the Fastest Growing Sport in America?

Being in the sports industry, it seems that everyone is claiming their sport to be "the fastest growing in Ame...

SISU Announced as a Finalist in Injury & Disease P...

Akervall Technologies - the makers of the SISU Mouthguard has been named a finalist in Injury & Disease Preven...

SISU Mouthguards and USA Water Polo Announce Partn...

via USA Water Polo Press Release – February 1, 2018  SISU Mouthguards has been named the official mouthguard o...

5 Ways Sleep Affects Athletes

As a modern athlete, I know that proper nutrition and physical conditioning are essential for peak performance...

Sports for Fun vs. Competition

Competition can be fun, and there’s certainly nothing wrong with it. Organized sports teach people a handful o...

Bigger Lacrosse Penalties for "Fish-hooking" a Mou...

  This July the National Federation of State High School Associations (NFHS) Boys Lacrosse Rules Committee ado...

2017 Athlete Holiday Gift Guide

The holiday season is right around the corner and it’s time to start thinking about what to get the athlete in...

7 Things Organized Sports Should Teach Kids

We want our kids to have a childhood full of happiness and playtime. Sports are a natural outlet for that - ch...

Is Rugby Really Safer Than Football?

Despite their shared origins, people rarely care about football and rugby simultaneously.  Yeah, both sports i...

Breast Cancer Can Happen to ANYONE. Reduce your ri...

7 Ways To Celebrate National Field Hockey Day

Today and every September 14th marks USA Field Hockey's National Field Hockey Day! Field hockey earned its pla...

How Increased Awareness About Concussions Is Drivi...

A study on 202 former football players found that chronic traumatic encephalopathy (CTE) may be more common th...

The Fight for Gender Equality in Sports

Today is National Women's Equality day! We thought it was a great time to look at the history, accomplishments...

Exploring the Real Injuries of Pro-Wrestling

Body slams, throwing chairs, and knockout punches, These are the wrestling moves we love to watch. While the f...

Your Dental Emergency Guide

Let’s be honest, no one actually wants to think about needing an emergency dental visit. It’s much easier to s...

How to Deal With Difficult Parents as a Coach

Every season, coaches all over the world dedicate huge portions of their time to teaching other kids how to pl...

Team Travel on a Budget: 6 Ways To Save

If your kids play a sport of any kind, you are already well aware of how expensive youth sports can be. Youth ...

Eat to Perform: Nutrition Tips for Athletes

Nutritionists and healthcare professionals have long emphasized the importance of balanced diets in athletes, ...

Do Mouthguards and Helmets Prevent Concussions?

Athletes in Non-Contact Sports Are At Risk For Den...

 

When will lacrosse be in the Olympics?!

Sports That Neglect Dental Injuries

Safety equipment in sport is often overlooked unless the rules require it to be worn. Instead of wearing as li...

Does your sports equipment meet regulations?

Can you imagine walking on the field during championships and losing to the team that was using a hockey stick...

Post Dental Surgery, Isaiah Thomas Now Wears Custo...

Boston Celtics Guard, Isaiah Thomas, underwent dental surgery on Monday after losing one of his front teeth du...

5 of Our Favorite Athlete Superheros

  Break out the capes, today is National Superhero Day!  Superheroes are REAL and come in all forms, whether t...

5 Earth Day Activities For Athletes

Happy Earth Day! Let's face it, without mother nature, sports would suck. Hydration would be impossible. You w...

Mouth guards Aren't Just For Athletes

 If you think mouthguards are only worn in contact sports by athletes, think again. There's various types of m...

Sports That Don't Require Mouth Guards That Should

Every year there are 600,000 emergency room visits each year due to sports-related dental injuries, yet only a...

Creating a Company Culture at SISU

How Often Should You Replace Your Mouthguard?

Athletic mouthguards are an important piece of safety equipment, but with regular use, they can start to lose ...

A New Standard For Mouthguard Testing

  National Operating Committee on Standards for Athletic Equipment (NOCSAE) evaluates equipment, but they don'...

April Is Youth Sports Safety Month

Nearly 2.6 million children are seen in the ER every year due to sports related injuries. On top of that, 5 mi...

SISU Mouth Guards Awarded Highly Competitive Natio...

The National Science Foundation has awarded Akervall Technologies Inc. (ATI) a Small Business Innovation Resea...

How To Be A Good Sports Parent

They say there is no manual for parenting. When it comes to parents of young athletes, I beg to differ. There ...

Under New Bill, Fitness And Sports Costs Could Be ...

Being an athlete is not a cheap hobby. Essentials like equipment, registration fees, training can add up fast....

Signs You Might Need A Mouthguard For Teeth Grindi...

You might not recognize it by the medical term, bruxism, but you're probably familiar with the symptoms it. Br...

Mouthguards: Bigger Is NOT Safer

There's a common belief that bigger is better. Big burritos from Chipotle that are the size of an infant? Sign...

Where To Purchase SISU Mouth Guards

Combined with its custom and remoldable fit, the SISU Mouthguard has become a game changer for thousands of at...

Fish-hooks, Chewing and Mouth guard penalties, oh ...

There has been a lot of talk about mouth guard safety from the leading national organizations. But this articl...

A Parent's Guide To Lacrosse Gear

Growing the game of Lacrosse through diversity and...

  Three years ago we took the disruptive technology of SISU Guards out of the basement and into the athletic c...

My Fight Spotlight: Growing The Game In Texas

The greater Austin area has nearly 100 youth and middle school teams, but none of them have made their reach t...

What Makes SISU Mouthguards Unique?

Let's face it. Athletes hate mouthguards. Since their inception, the bulk, the drool and complete lack of comf...

Where Is SISU?

It's the first week into January and it's already shaping up to be an awesome 2017 for the SISUTeam. Kicking o...

Akervall Technologies, Inc. Announces Patent for N...

SALINE, Mich., Jan. 2, 2017 /PRNewswire/ -- Akervall Technologies Inc. (ATI) announced the approval of their f...

SISU Guard: A Year In Review - 2016

Wow! Here we are again. It seems like last week that I was sitting here writing the Year In Review for 2015.  ...

New NATA Guidelines for mouthguard use and care

The National Association of Athletic trainers (NATA) recently released a new position statement on dental inju...

National Athletic Trainers Assoc. Publishes New Mo...

Last week, the National Athletic Trainers’ Association (NATA) published its new position statement, “Preventin...

2016 Athlete Holiday Gift Guide

You know that feeling you get when you know you've just found the perfect gift for someone? If you have an ath...

How To Clean Your Mouth Guard

There are nearly 332,000 genetically distinct bacteria on the human hand. You may not think of it like this, b...

Safety: Who Actually Cares?

For those who don't know, our company is based in the University of Michigan hometown of Ann Arbor, MI.  So yo...

Basketball Basics: What Do You Need For An Upcomin...

One of the best things about basketball is that the equipment is very simple. All you need is two "baskets" (w...

How To Prevent Sun Poisoning

You probably already know that your skin turns red and painful after being exposed to the sun for long periods...

Love Your teeth? Love Your Mouthguard 

Love your mouthguard? If your used to wearing the traditional hockey puck of a mouthguard, this might be the c...

Nobody Celebrates Touchdowns Like Chinese Arena Fo...

When it comes to touch down celebrations, no one does it like the newly emerging, Chinese Arena Football Leagu...

What's different about SISU NextGen...

SISU Guard revolutionized mouthguard technology and set new standards for innovation. Our history of customer ...

Why We Are Supporting The National Breast Cancer F...

2007 was the first year that I captained a team for the American Cancer Society's Relay for Life. I know it's ...

SISU Mouth Guard Partners with US Lacrosse

Why You Should Be Wearing a Mouthguard For Soccer

Soccer is the most popular sport in the world with over 265 million participants worldwide (as of 2007). At a ...

U.S Senator Calls for crack Down on Deceptive Mout...

I often say that we are the only people in the world to get THAT excited about mouthguards. And with moms of a...

Types of Mouthguards To Protect Your Teeth

You spend a lot of time taking care of your teeth. You (hopefully) brush and floss them, you take them to the ...

SISU Announces Partnership with National Breast Ca...

    SALINE, Mich., [Month. Date], 2016 /[publication]/ -- Akervall Technologies, Inc (ATI).– makers of the SIS...

Why Do You Wear A Mouthguard?

While you might think mouth guards are only for athletes who play high contact sports like football, rugby or ...

Memorable Moments Of 2016 Rio Olympics

It's been kind of nice having the Olympics to distract us from the crazy election madness at home. But now tha...

Is Olympics Coverage Undermining Women's Achieveme...

    Female athletes have been participating in the Olympics for 116 years and for the second Olympics games in...

Smarty Pants Coaching: 5 Ways to Improve Your On-T...

One of the first penalties I received in flat track roller derby was an illegal procedure for removing my mout...

Akervall Technologies, Inc. Ranks No. 1130 on the ...

SALINE, MI, August 17, 2016 – Inc. magazine today ranked Akervall Technologies, Inc. NO. 1130 on its 35th annu...

How To Develop Successful Athletes

High dropout rates are one trend that is consistent in all youth sports. According to the National Alliance fo...

A Century Later, Rugby Makes An Olympic Comeback

     Over a hundred years ago, Rugby Union made it's debut at the 1900 Summer Olympics in Paris. After only be...

What Makes Your Mouthguard NOCSAE Compliant?

We've been asked this question a lot and we feel that an explanation is in order. The simple answer is: if you...

Precap: Who To Watch For At The Rio 2016 Olympics

Over 10,000 athletes. 206 countries. 42 sports. 4,924 medals. The opening ceremony this Friday will mark the b...

Does SISU Mouthguard work with braces?

This is our most commonly asked question. And the answer is YES! But, you need to use a wax or foil barrier be...

Are Mouthguards The Next Logical Step For Basketba...

Basketball causes the highest rates of dental injury. Yet, despite one in three players experiencing serious d...

Watch The Ad That Inspired 2.8 Million Women to St...

 

My Fight Spotlight: Growing Michigan Water Polo

  Rebecca Godek and Katie Card Neidermire are changing the world of water polo in Southeastern Michigan.

6 Easy Steps To Building An Award Winning Website

Weekend Recap: FIH Women's Champion Trophy Wraps U...

After a suspenseful nine-day struggle for the Champions Trophy title, the finals points have been played and t...

Weekend Recap: FIH Women’s Champions Trophy

Saturday USA v. AUS The FIH Women’s Champions Trophy kicked off with a match between Australia and the United ...

Your Guide to FIH Women's Hockey Champion Trophy

Grab your popcorn and strip off those shin guards! Today marks the kick-off of one of the most anticipated ann...

What Does SISU Mean?

When we first started this business, we were called Protech Dent Mouth Guards. A really smart name we thought,...

Beat The Heat: How To Prevent Heat Related Illness...

As athletes take to summer camps and tournaments, heat related illnesses become a bigger concern for coaches a...

How To Recognize A Concussion On The Field

A forceful body check that leaves a teammate feeling nauseous and dizzy long after the match ends.

11 Sports Camp Items That Your Kid Will Thank You ...

Summer is here! Dust off the sunscreen and break out the swimming suits. It's time to get ready for summer cam...

How to Stay Fit In The Off-Season

Here we are again, back on slow sunshine time. The days are slowly but surely stretching into summer. Although...

So You Want To Be A Roller Derby Player...

Photo by Claire Brand So, you've made the decision to join the bad ass world of roller derby. Little did you k...

How To Encourage Safety On Your Team

There are so many benefits children can get out of participating in sports - from physical coordination to soc...

8 Reasons Why You Need To Try Roller Derby

So, you witnessed your first roller derby bout or maybe you were fascinated by the movie Whip It!  Well, whate...

How to Choose The Best Mouthguard For Braces

According to the American Dental Association (ADA), an athlete is 60 times more likely to suffer damage to the...

How a Custom Fit Mouthguard Can Improve Athletic P...

Athletes are always trying to gain an extra edge on their opponent, from trying new equipment or going to trai...

Why Athletes Hate Wearing Mouth Guards...

Every year, there are 600,000 emergency room visits emergency room visits due to sports-related dental injurie...

5 Easy Ways to Avoid Injuries In Sports

Nearly 2.6 million children are seen in the ER every year due to sports related injuries. And as athletes get ...

Should Your Team Be Using Tethered Mouthguards?

With football safety concerns on the rise, more teams are doing what they can to increase mouthguard complianc...

Step Ahead 2016 Honors Sassa Akervall As Manufactu...

My Fight Spotlight: US Wheelchair Lacrosse Grows t...

Ryan Baker is modest, focused and composed during his interview with SISU. His goal is to keep the program goi...

Dental Injuries By The Numbers

  Dental injuries in sports are very common, borderline inevitable, but they're also one of the easiest injuri...

Small Companies, Small Problems - Big Companies, B...

When I think back at the time when my kids were little, when the doggies were puppies, even when I was a littl...

How to Choose the Right Sports Camp For Your Child

Youth sports camps come in many varieties, from an overall sporty camp for all ages to intense training for a ...

New York Votes To End 20 Year Ban On MMA

For the first time in 7 years, a bill to end the controversial ban on MMA in the state of New York made it to ...

How to Start Your Own Sports Skills Clinic

If you are passionate about sports education and are looking to raise some funds for your team, starting your ...

Dental Injuries Increase As A Result Of St. Patric...

St. Patrick's day is known for it's many traditions: green beer, skirts, parades and pinching. Going to the de...

How To Take Care Of Your Mouth Guard

When you purchase a SISU mouthguard, or any protective gear for that matter, you expect it to keep your body s...

SISU Mouthguard: Warranty & Returns

In honor of World Consumer Rights Day, we want to let you know that you have the right to the perfect mouthgua...

UFC 196: What Happened And Where Do We Go From Her...

Depending on who you ask, this Saturday in UFC was either really great or really horrible. Needless to say, th...

Materials Matter: Thermopolymer Vs EVA Mouth Guard

Let's face it: not all materials are created equal.  Since the 1960s, conventional mouthguards have been made ...

How Can Coaches Prevent Kids From Quitting Sports?

It's a lot easier to show up for a 6 a.m two hour practice, when it's something you love to do. As soon as it ...

5 Ways to Sanitize Your Mouthguard After Being Sic...

Being sick is no fun. Being sick over and over again is the absolute worst. While cleaning your mouthguard mig...

SISU Mouthguard Named The Official Mouthguard Of U...

SALINE, Mich. - February 10, 2016 - USA Field Hockey is pleased to announce SISU Mouthguard as the official mo...

Why Kids Quit Sports...

In 2011, over 21.5 million kids between the ages of 6 and 17 registered for team sports. According to the Nati...

9 Tips for Balancing School And Sports

With early morning practices everyday, sometimes even traveling, it can be hard for teens to balance academics...

Parents Survival Guide to Team Sports

CEO Spotlight: How To Hire The Right People

I believe that most experiences in life benefit you at a later point, whether you know it or not. For me, it w...

Want to reduce concussions? Off with your helmet!

With the release of the Concussion movie there is a steeply growing concern about the safety of football athle...

The Do's and Don't's Of Mouthguard Care

Like your cell phone, favorite pet or significant other, mouthguards need some TLC. Your mouthguard will last ...

SISU Guard: A Year In Review - 2015

As our company grows, every year is more exciting than the last. This year we did some cool things, partnered ...

4 Ways To Check Your SISU Mouthguard Fit

So you've fitted your SISU, and you're ready to hit the field...not quite. Once you've fitted your SISU Mouthg...

Best Sports Wipe Out Gifs Of 2015

This is why we wear mouthguards.....          

10 Gifts Under $20 For Athletes

As a public service announcement, we'd like to remind all last minute shoppers that Christmas is one week away...

How to Choose A Basketball Mouthguard

Although it's not seen as a contact sport, basketball gets it's surprising number of dental injuries. In fact,...

Giving The Gift Of Giving

Every year around this time we like to send holiday gifts to our key partners, retailers and distributors. It'...

Master Your Breathing to Perform Better

The average person breathes up to 17,000-30,000 a day. [Click to Tweet] It's something that we do so often tha...

How To Avoid Mid-Game Dehydration

Water is the true MVP of your team. Whether you're running around on a broom stick or shooting hoops, you have...

NFL Concussion Safety Protocols Fail During Ram's ...

The NFL is sparking an investigation after player, Case Keenum, quarterback for the St. Louis Ram's, suffered ...

Dental Emergency: Will you know what to do?

Accidents can happen to anyone in any situation. Teeth are generally very strong, but they do have a breaking ...

Winning Advanced Materials Category - Akervall CEO...

The hardest part of starting a company is…starting it. Especially when you don’t know how to run a company, wh...

The Most Unexpected Win in MMA History

UFC 193 was a shocking fight for MMA fans this weekend. The crowd favorite and undefeated bantamweight champio...

Basketball has the highest number of dental injuri...

There comes a time when a sport has so many injuries, there is a call (sometimes a beg) for safety reform. In ...

Growing Rugby in the United States

Rugby is the fastest growing sport in America. In the last 5 years, the number of participants has increased b...

Which SISU Mouthguard is right for me?

So, you've made the descision to purchase the world's most advanced and futuristic mouthguard. Good for you! N...

What is a mouthguard actually used for?

Technically speaking, mouthguards can be used for many things. Around here at SISU HQ, sometimes we like to ma...

Football Death Toll of 2015

  We mourn the loss of the 19th player to suddenly die this season from injuries in football. To say better sp...

My Fight Spotlight: Feta Sleeze - Detroit Roller D...

She glides across the polished wood flat track. You can see that absolute concentration has taken over every t...

You Never Forget Your First Love...

Our first love is smart, sassy, beautiful and unlike anyone else out there. We saw her for what she was, we ca...

How to Treat Roller Derby Bruises

Don't be fooled by the face paint, roller derby is a seriously rough sport. Even with the gear, injuries are b...

US Women's Lacrosse: Revised Rules for 2016

This week US Lacrosse released new rules for all women's leagues, many of which are designed to ensure better ...

My Fight Spotlight: Rough to Righteous through Bra...

I guess I should start with where I came from. I grew up in a very small town, living in the back woods of Eps...

Loops and Hoops - the Challenges of an Entrepreneu...

When I was a child, it was always implied by my parents that the only “real jobs” were the ones that had a car...

Our Fight: The story of Every athlete   

  "Our Fight" is a dedication to all athletes, in all sports, throughout their life's journey. From a young ag...

Is SISU the right mouth guard for Lacrosse?

Last Friday we activated our NLL sponsorship at the JR Tourney at the state of the art Toronto Rock Athletic C...

SISU Guard Named the official mouthguard of the NL...

August 17, 2015. National Lacrosse League (NLL) has announced SISU Mouthguard as the official mouthguard of th...

SISU Sponsorship of Chris Leben

  Last week Chris Leben plead guilty to multiple criminal charges, including possession of an assault weapon a...

Is your mouthguard making you sick?

As the new season approaches, athletes around the world are gearing up for try-outs. For many, this means new ...

Using Safer Rugby Tackles in Football

In 2013, 153,356 concussions were diagnosed in just one year of high school football. Although there is paddin...

USA Women's Field Hockey Earns Gold at Pan Am

The United States Women's Field Hockey team took home their second gold medal title at the Pan American Games ...

UFC 190: Video Preview for 'Rousey vs. Correia'

  Ultimate Fight Championship (UFC) women's bantamweight champion, Ronda "Rowdy" Rousey is more than ready to ...

Tarec Saffiedine: Back on the Mat for BJJ National...

Last weekend was an exciting one for Pro Welterweight fighter and SISU Guard Ambassador, Tarec Saffiedine. Aft...

Fitting your SISU Mouthguard with braces

A mouthguard that works with braces and doesn't make you look like a very grumpy, uncomfortable chipmunk? Yes ...

The Ultimate Mouthguard Fighting Championship

  5 million teeth are avulsed every year in sports related activities. That's a crazy-high number! Obviously, ...

Behold the hole-y mouthguard!

Who doesn't love a good pun? But all jokes aside, have you looked at a SISU Mouthguard and wondered, "what's u...

6 Dads You've Seen on the Sidelines

Have you seen them? Are you one of them? In the world of youth sports, dad's can be busy, loud, slightly obses...

SISU Shoutout: "Rugby War Goddess"

 Sisu is a Finnish word that refers to the inner reserve of endurance, resilience, tenacity, determination and...

Where is SISU: May 2015

This summer we are travelling to tournaments and showcases all over the country to bring SISU to YOU. From Rol...

LaxThePlanet: "A Traditional Day at the Final Four...

You guys and gals watched the games this weekend, I’m sure. But I know not everyone got to attend the fan fest...

Throwback: The Evolution of Mouthguards

Mike Conley: a successful boxer from the late 1800's. Also known to the modern internet world as "Overly Manly...

Roller Derby Conventions Around the United States

In a roller derby rut?  Looking to up your game?  Consider a convention!  Roller derby conventions offer a uni...

Case study: Akervall Technologies

Launched in 2009, Akervall Technologies provides mouthguards for athletes and nocturnal teeth grinders. The An...

NFL's $1 Billion Dollar Dilemma: Better games or s...

Chris Borland, Patrick Willis, Jake Locker, Jason Worilds and Maurice Jones-Drew. What do these NFL stars all ...

MMA VS UFC from Mr.Wonderful's perspective

  Phil "Mr.Wonderful" Davis opened up on a controversial deal with Bellator in an interview with ESPN Unfilter...

Introducing the SISU Youth Mouth Guard

We are now re-introducing the SISU Mouth Guard in child size for the best protection and most comfortable mout...

MMA, Chris Leben and SISU - a great match!

Up until now, we have been dealing mostly with team sports, such as roller derby, field hockey, lacrosse and i...

Roller Derby Blogger Shocker Khan's review of the ...

When I first started skating, I had an el cheapo mouth guard that had a strap attaching it to my helmet, that ...

Important numbers when it comes to dental injuries

In the past we have been presented with some scary data regarding dental injuries in sports. Like for instance...

Things you need to succeed - and what to do then.....

Do you believe that anything is possible? Well, the fact of the matter is that you really can do more than you...

Football Feature: First African-American Players i...

This week we honor Dr. Martin Luther King and the depth of change he brought to the world. We also wanted to g...

Basketball Feature: Earvin "Magic" Johnson

  This week’s trivia question was a tribute to a basketball icon and one of America’s best basketball players ...

Superbowl - Yes, here we go again!

  Being a naturalized American, born and raised in Sweden, the game of football hasn't really clicked with me....

What do mouth guards have to do with concussions?

Well, to be perfectly blunt - absolutely nothing. And you may quote us on that. The truth of the matter is tha...