USA FOOTBALL KICKS OFF 2019 PROTECTION TOUR
Offering the fun and fitness of football to young athletes, USA Football’s 2019 Protection Tour kicks off its national schedule on June 23. The series of USA Football events, conducted in partnership with Riddell, delivers expert-driven football and player safety information to youth players, parents and coaches, including tackling fundamentals, concussion education and equipment fitting.
Riddell and Peyton Manning Unveil Football’s Team of the Future to Kick-Off Fifth-Annual Smarter Football Program
Riddell, the leader in football head protection and innovation, today unveiled Peoria High School as its Team of the Future to celebrate the launch of the 2019 Smarter Football program. The Peoria High School Lions, known for their progressive approach...
JURY AWARDS RIDDELL $5M IN PATENT INFRINGEMENT LAWSUIT AGAINST SCHUTT SPORTS
Riddell, the industry leader in football head protection and innovation, announced today that it obtained a $5 million jury verdict in the Northern District of Illinois against Schutt, its chief competitor, for willful infringement of two Riddell football helmet patents. Schutt argued that one of Riddell's patents was not infringed, and that both of Riddell's patents were invalid. The jury, however, found both patents valid and willfully infringed by Schutt's Vengeance line of helmets.
Riddell Partners with Carbon® to Produce First-Ever 3D Printed Football Helmet Liner
Des Plaines, Ill. and Redwood City, CA. – February 1, 2019 – Riddell and Carbon have partnered to bring customized, digital design innovation to head protection through Riddell’s new Diamond helmet platform. Powered by Carbon, the new platform features a...
Riddell and Polynesian Football Hall of Fame Unveil Helmets for 2019 Polynesian Bowl in Hawai’i
The leader in football head protection and innovation, Riddell, and the Polynesian Football Hall of Fame (PFHOF), today unveiled the upcoming 2019 Polynesian Bowl Riddell SpeedFlex helmet design. Riddell serves as the official protective equipment...
POP WARNER AND RIDDELL RENEW YOUTH FOOTBALL PARTNERSHIP
Pop Warner Little Scholars, Inc., the nation’s oldest youth football organization, and Riddell, the leader in football innovation, today announced their partnership renewal. The new three-year agreement continues the relationship between two of...
RIDDELL AND THE ALLIANCE OF AMERICAN FOOTBALL AGREE TO MULTI-YEAR PARTNERSHIP
Riddell and The Alliance of American Football (“The Alliance”) today announced a multi-year partnership bringing the latest in football helmet technology and protective equipment to the new league and its players. Riddell will serve as the official...
WOMEN’S NATIONAL FOOTBALL CONFERENCE NAMES RIDDELL OFFICIAL PROTECTIVE EQUIPMENT PARTNER
The Women’s National Football Conference (WNFC), the sport’s premier women’s football organization, and Riddell, the leader in football helmet technology and protective equipment, today announced a new multi-year partnership to advance player health and...
Riddell and Peyton Manning Award New Equipment to 18 Programs for Dedication to Smarter Football
Today, Riddell and brand ambassador Peyton Manning announced the 18 recipients of the 2018 Smarter Football equipment grants and congratulated each program with a personalized video message from Manning. Through an online application process, this year’s...
RIDDELL INTRODUCES NFL CHROME ALTERNATE HELMET COLLECTION
Des Plaines, Ill. — August 21, 2018 — Riddell, the leader in football innovation, launched a new line of NFL licensed collectible helmets, the Chrome Alternate Collection, which is its latest series of officially licensed alternate helmet designs. The...
Updated - Riddell Response to Address Aftermarket Accessories and NOCSAE Certification
Football helmets and face masks worn by professional, collegiate, high school and most youth football players are required to meet National Operating Committee on Standards for Athletic Equipment (NOCSAE) performance standards. NOCSAE certification is...
Riddell Kicks-Off Fourth-Annual Smarter Football Program
Riddell today announced the launch of its annual Smarter Football initiative. Special for the fourth season of the program, Riddell and brand ambassador and strategic advisor Peyton Manning teamed up to unveil ’18 in 18’, inviting teams to apply for 18...