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Smilodon Spikes / Sports Equipment

Smilodon Spikes
Smilodon Spikes

Most baseball players suffer torments from foot injuries such as blisters, and it might cause by harder spikes. The concept of “Smilodon Spikes” was created by smilodon teeth, the sharp-pointed end and thick base of biomechanics design, which can assist the spike into ground more easily. Furthermore, the baseball players will decrease the vertical ground reaction force to reduce the risk of injury and increase the horizontal traction force to improve performance.

University

Taipei Physical Education College

Taipei Physical Education College
Taipei, Taiwan

Design

Taipei Physical Education College

Taipei Physical Education College
Taipei, Taiwan

Pei-Hsuan Chou Chun-Yu Lin I-Chun Ko Pao-Hung Chung Yi-Cheng Chen