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Top 75 Sports Ideas in April

From Athletic Label Music Venues to Nursing Sports Bras

— April 23, 2016 — Lifestyle
The top April 2016 sports ideas in showcase the modern obsession with intense fitness routines as a normal facet of everyday life and the creative ways that brand's are working to get their product into that regimen.

H&M Poland recently hosted an immersive workout activation that invited brand fans and local celebrities to take part in an intensive class designed to transport participants back to elementary school gym class. Guests were able to earn pieces from the new H&M Sports collection by participating in the class, which was hosted at a real school in Warsaw.

Separately, fitness wearable brand FitBit recently held an interactive brand activation in London that invited families to test out the wristband and experience firsthand the kind of statistics and personal health data collected when one works out with it on.
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Split-Screen Media Players
Split-Screen Media Players
Apple TV Offers a Dual Screen Viewing Set Up for March Madness 2016
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Concussion-Detecting Headbands
Concussion-Detecting Headbands
Samsung's brainBAND Analyzes the Severity of Head Impacts
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72
Smartphone Hiking Systems
Smartphone Hiking Systems
TREK TRACK is a Smart System That Improves Hiker Safety
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71
Irish Holiday Fun Runs
Irish Holiday Fun Runs
'The Shamrock Run Provides' a Fun Way to Celebrate St. Patrick's Day
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70
Iconic Skate Brand Milestones
Iconic Skate Brand Milestones
The Story of Vans Campaign Celebrates 50 Years of Off the Wall
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69
Personalized Weather Reports
Personalized Weather Reports
Gatorade Fuel Alerts Send Athletes Data Based on Their Schedules
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68
Refugee Run Clubs
Refugee Run Clubs
The 'Hej Främling!' Run Club Helps Refugees in Sweden Connect
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67
Comprehensive Storage Golf Bags
Comprehensive Storage Golf Bags
The TaylorMade Catalina Cart Bag Features a Crushproof Design
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66
Golf Bag Device Mounts
Golf Bag Device Mounts
The 'PerfectView' M100R Keeps Track of Your Swings
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65
Carbon Fibre Tennis Paddles
Carbon Fibre Tennis Paddles
The STIL07 SVR Ping Pong Rackets are Incredibly Lightweight
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Leather Basketball Coasters
Leather Basketball Coasters
These Drink Placemats are Constructed Using Sporting Goods Fabric
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Uplifting Sportswear Ads
Uplifting Sportswear Ads
Sport Chek's Newest Workout Commercial Connects with Female Yogis
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Action Network Apps
Action Network Apps
Action Social Network !!bangbang is for People Who Want to Do, Not Dream
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Avalanche Warning Apps
Avalanche Warning Apps
The Meteo Ski App Warns Skiiers and Hikers Of Avalanches
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Sports Payment Platforms
Sports Payment Platforms
Sportix Uses Custom Links to Make Paying Athletic Fees a Walk in the Park
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Virtual Golf Apps
Virtual Golf Apps
The 'Dell Play Through' App Lets Users Play a Course Through the City of Austin
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Lap-Tracking Swim Bracelets
Lap-Tracking Swim Bracelets
The 'Swimmerix' Makes Swim Training a More Efficient Endeavor
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Calf-Compressing Basketball Shoes
Calf-Compressing Basketball Shoes
The KD8 Elite Boasts Nike Air Zoom and Flywire Technology
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Form-Tracking Golf Gadgets
Form-Tracking Golf Gadgets
The Blast Motion Golf Replay Trainer Offers Swing Analysis and More
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Extreme Easter Egg Hunts
Extreme Easter Egg Hunts
The Full Bunny Contact Game Challenges Players to Find Prize-Winning Eggs
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54
Smart Angler Apps
Smart Angler Apps
The Finygo App for Fishing Focuses on Angling Activities With Community Groups
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Alternative Caffeinated Beverages
Alternative Caffeinated Beverages
BioX Tea Blast Has No Calories and Ample Caffeine
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Athletic Outpost Boutiques
Athletic Outpost Boutiques
The NikeLab DSM PEK is the Latest International Nikelab Shop
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Athletic Bra Fittings
Athletic Bra Fittings
Title Nine Hosts FitFests That Help Shoppers Find Their Ideal Size
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Virtual Reality Medical Devices
Virtual Reality Medical Devices
The SyncThink Eye-Sync May Help Diagnose Concussion Patients
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Inspiring Athletic Retailers
Inspiring Athletic Retailers
Zakti Helps Women Achieve Balanced Lifestyle and Fitness Goals
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Emotional Release Workouts
Emotional Release Workouts
Rage Yoga Might Seem Contradictory But Fights Tension in a Unique Way
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Interactive Moat Stadiums
Interactive Moat Stadiums
The Washington Redskins Arena Will Offer Kayaking and Surfing for Fans
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Speed-Testing Sneaker Billboards
Speed-Testing Sneaker Billboards
Reebok's Running Challenge Gives Free Sneakers to Fast Runners
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Hijab-Integrated Soccer Jerseys
Hijab-Integrated Soccer Jerseys
These Women's Soccer Jerseys Feature Built-In Hijabs
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Technique-Improving Kayak Paddles
Technique-Improving Kayak Paddles
The Motionize Paddle Tracks Kayak Paddling to Improve Techniques
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43
Emergency Aquatic Bracelets
Emergency Aquatic Bracelets
The BlueFox ST1 Can Prevent Drowning with Emergency Features
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Intensive Day-Long Workout Events
Intensive Day-Long Workout Events
The Les Mills Live Tour Kicked Off for 2016 at Excel London
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Female-Focused Fitness Boutiques
Female-Focused Fitness Boutiques
Chelsea Collective is a Concept Shop by Dick's Sporting Goods
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40
Wearable Tennis Sensors
Wearable Tennis Sensors
Zepp's Tennis Analysis System Helps You Up Your Game
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Feminine Sneaker Boutiques
Feminine Sneaker Boutiques
London's Pam Pam Shop Targets Female Shoe Buffs
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38
Mud-Resistant Cleats
Mud-Resistant Cleats
The Nike AntiClog Traction Football Boots are Designed to Avoid Dirt Build-Up
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37
Two-Person Yoga Mats
Two-Person Yoga Mats
The Pogamat XXL is an Extra Thick Exercise Mat with Space for Two
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Connected Training Bands
Connected Training Bands
The 'LiftUp' Resistance Bands Connect to Your Smartphone
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35
Reflective Running Apparel
Reflective Running Apparel
The Lucent Collection by Lululemon is Made for Those Who Run After Dark
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Rugged Frame Camera Mounts
Rugged Frame Camera Mounts
The GoPole Triad Camera Grip Provides Mounting for Up to Two Cameras
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33
Female-Empowering Fitness Campaigns
Female-Empowering Fitness Campaigns
This Girl Can is a Powerful Campaign by Sport England
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Throwback Tennis Jerseys
Throwback Tennis Jerseys
Le Coq Sportif Will Rerelease the Polo Noah for the 2016 French Open
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Carbohydrate-Rich Energy Drinks
Carbohydrate-Rich Energy Drinks
The Endurance Carb Energy Drink is Designed to Fuel Athletes
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Live Sports VR Apps
Live Sports VR Apps
LikeLive VR Makes Watching the Game at Home a More Immersive Experience
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Injury-Protecting Neck Bands
Injury-Protecting Neck Bands
This Sports Collar is Supposed to Protect the Brain From Concussions
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Past-Inspired Sneakers
Past-Inspired Sneakers
The adidas Originals NMD is Designed for a Nomadic Lifestyle
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Form-Tracking Workout Gear
Form-Tracking Workout Gear
'Enflux' Workout Clothing Keeps Track of Your Body and Form
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Self-Lacing Sneakers
Self-Lacing Sneakers
Nike Hyperadapt 1.0 Brings 'Back to the Future' Tech to Life in Sleek Way
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Winter Sport Smartwatches
Winter Sport Smartwatches
The 'YodelUP' Smart Ski Watch Can be Controlled with Gloved Fingers
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Ultra-Thin Yoga Mats
Ultra-Thin Yoga Mats
The Travel Mat by Yoga Design Lab Saves Space with a Foldable Design
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Branded Workout Promotions
Branded Workout Promotions
This Sweaty Betty and 1Rebel Promotion Includes Free Boxing Classes
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Revolutionary Climbing Shoes
Revolutionary Climbing Shoes
'So iLL' Shoes are Functional, Fashionable and Retro-Inspired
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Sustainable Wooden Paddle Boards
Sustainable Wooden Paddle Boards
The Jarvis Boards are Made with Recycled and Reclaimed Lumber
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Athletic Label Music Venues
Athletic Label Music Venues
The adidas Future House Has Popped Up in London's Shoreditch
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Bike-Friendly Offices
Bike-Friendly Offices
Perkins+Will Designed an Indoor Track and Custom Bike Racks for SRAM
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3D Topographical Sculptures
3D Topographical Sculptures
The Nice Trails Personal Hiking Trail Models Make Beautiful Trophies
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Revolutionary Running Shoes
Revolutionary Running Shoes
The Nike LunarEpic Flyknit Drastically Rethinks the Collar and Sole
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Discreet Expandable Pouches
Discreet Expandable Pouches
The SPIbelt Provides a useful Pocket to Store Valuables When On-the-Go
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Bicycle Security Cameras
Bicycle Security Cameras
The Cycliq 'Fly12' Bike Cam Records and Monitors when Installed on Bikes
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Curated Sportswear Boutiques
Curated Sportswear Boutiques
Bandier Offers Style-Focused Fitness Wear from Top Tier Brands
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Gamified Athletic Retailers
Gamified Athletic Retailers
This Decathlon Connect in Munich Features Digital Amenities
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Style-Focused Fitness Retailers
Style-Focused Fitness Retailers
The UK's Sweaty Betty Opens its First Physical Store in California
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Speed-Increasing Sportswear
Speed-Increasing Sportswear
The Nike Vapor Track & Field Kits Boasts AeroSwift Technology
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Modern Bike Bells
Modern Bike Bells
Oi by Knog is a Streamlined Bicycle Accessory for Contemporary Cyclists
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Inspiring Sportswear Films
Inspiring Sportswear Films
Adidas' 'I'm Here to Create' Campaign Spotlights Female Athletes
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Motorized Rescue Boards
Motorized Rescue Boards
The RESQ Lifeguard Board Saves Valuable Time in Lifesaving Efforts
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Nursing Sports Bras
Nursing Sports Bras
Boob's Nursing Sports Bra Features Front Clips for Easy Infant Feeding
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Athletic Collection Workout Launches
Athletic Collection Workout Launches
H&M Poland Held an Immersive Fitness Event in Warsaw
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Multitool Money Clips
Multitool Money Clips
Lever Gear Money Clips Pack 40 Tools into One Slim Design
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Wool Running Shoes
Wool Running Shoes
Allbirds Designs Help Keep Feet Smelling So Fresh and Clean
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Rubber-Track Rollerblades
Rubber-Track Rollerblades
These Rollerblades Move On Tracks Like Military Tanks
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Minimalistic Bike Storage
Minimalistic Bike Storage
PARAX Designed a Simplistic Modern Bike Rack to Maximize Space
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Sports Drink Festival Experiences
Sports Drink Festival Experiences
The Gatorade Lab at SXSW 2016 Embraces Its Scientific Roots
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