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Much-Anticipated Protective Apparel Unleashed by G-Form

12 Apr 2012

Impact protection company known for extreme demonstrations launches line of protective apparel and announces iPhone cases now shipping

PROVIDENCE, RI (April 12, 2012) – G-Form, a company world famous for its protective athletic and electronics gear and for its extreme drop test video demonstrations, is releasing its long-awaited lineup of protective apparel: Sternum Shirt, Crash Shorts, and a Protective Compression Shirt. The company is also proud to announce that its first protective cases for iPhone® 4/4S, which survived a 82 mph slapshot, is now shipping.

“As athletes ourselves, we are constantly striving to make sports more fun and safe for everyone.  The natural next progression for us was to create compression-wear that has the same features of a base layer with extreme impact protection,” said Thom Cafaro VP Innovations. “The new G-Form apparel offers exactly what people are looking for: protective apparel that doesn’t restrict an athlete’s performance.”

G-Form’s newest protective apparel collection features RPTTM, Reactive Protection TechnologyTM, a revolutionary composite of PORON®XRD™ material and G-Form’s proprietary technology. The low-profile, flexible RPTTM pads absorb over 90% of impact forces, stiffening upon contact to protect your body and consumer electronic products. G-Form’s innovative RPTTM line is covered by well over a dozen pending G-Form patents.

G-Form’s apparel line-up includes:

  • Sternum Shirt™

Short-sleeved compression shirt featuring a strategically placed pad over the heart and sternum area, designed to absorb major impact to the chest.

  • Crash Shorts™

Compression shorts with five built-in pads to protect the hips, thighs and tailbone to guard against serious injuries that can result from massive impacts The Crash Shorts mold to your body, facilitating peak athletic performance.

  • Protective Compression Shirt™

Protective compression shirt with 5 built-in pads to protect the ribs, sternum, and shoulders.  G-Form’s soft and flexible RPTTM offers armor-like protection with full athletic mobility and flexibility.

G-Form’s Sternum Shirt, in Adult and Youth sizes, is available in black on black and yellow on black for $39.99.  The Crash Shorts are available for $79.99 in black on black and yellow on black.  The Protective Compression Shirts is available for $99.99 in black on black and yellow on black.  All products are available for order at www.g-form.com and at select retailers. The “X” and “Grid” iPhone cases are also now shipping and can be purchased at www.g-form.com.

For more information on G-Form, its new protective apparel line, or its iPhone case, please contact PR representative Kristen Bean at kristenbean@maxborgesagency.com or 305-371-9736 x 123.

About G-Form

G-Form is committed to changing the state of the art in athletic and electronics protection.  Founded by athletes who use the products and compete, G-Form’s new technology including RPT™ – Reactive Protective Technology is truly Impact Protection, Revolutionized. http://www.g-form.com 

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Media Contact:
Kristen Bean
Account Manager
Max Borges Agency
305-371-9736 x123
kristenbean@maxborgesagency.com

 

Max Borges Agency is an award-winning technology public relations agency based in Miami with multi-national clients targeting the global consumer.