From a blank mind to a blank page: after everything faded to black for FJ Hogg, his younger brother Carter turned to a white sheet. Just as dad has always taught him to do.
The 20-year-old from Dallas has developed a protective hood that is worn under the helmet and shoulder pads called G8RSkin that has received positive results in testing
NBC reporter, Roushell Hamilton, reviews G8RSkin’s protection from the rising threat of head and neck injuries, including interviews with Carter Hogg and Jay Brunetti, Director of Equipment for the San Francisco 49ers.
The article, Carter Hogg on Creating G8RTech, Testing at the Virginia Tech Helmet Lab, provides a deep dive into the science behind the G8RSkin balaclava and how it protects its users. The article explains the design process and what inspired Carter to create G8RSkin.
The article, A College Football Player Invented a Balaclava to Reduce Concussions, highlights G8RSkin’s athlete-led creation and design. The article explains the science and testing behind G8RSkin and how it protects its users.
The Good Morning Arizona segment stresses the importance of concussion reduction. The segment continues to explain the background and science behind how G8RSkin works to protect its users in the most dangerous in-game situations.
Carter joined SXM ACC Radio to explain what G8RSkin is, how it works, and the science behind the product. Carter also covered what it means to have been able to do testing at Virginia Tech and how it has opened the doors to G8RSkin being used in multiple sports.
Carter’s interview on the Thom Abraham Show covers how G8RTech is revolutionizing sports with G8RSkin. The podcast provides an in-depth look into the inspiration for G8RSkin, how it works, testing at Virginia Tech, and G8RTech’s goals for the future.
The TAG24 article College Football Player Carter Hogg Revolutionizes Sports Safety with G8RSkin, explains how G8RSkin could change the world of sports for the better through the extensive safety benefits it provides. The article also provides the background story of G8RSkin’s creation and how it works.
The article, Sports Concussion Poses Huge Problem as College Student Invents Kit to Reduce Danger, details the impact G8RSkin could make on the field in multiple sports with its incorporation/use. The article further explains the creation, motivation, and science behind G8RSkin.
The US Sun article titled, BALLER INVENTION I’m a college football player – my grandpa invented the debit card, and I can reduce NFL concussions with my new creation, gives background on who COO and Creator Carter Hogg is, as well as an in-depth look into what and how G8RSkin protects players on the field. The article also gives background into the Hogg family as their impressive legacy continues to grow through G8RTech.
The interview explains how G8RSkin works and its benefits for its users. As well, the interview includes the story behind G8RSkin, the influence of Carter’s brother's football career-ending injury, and how the decreasing number of players in contact sports became the inspiration for G8RSkin’s creation.
The interview, NEW brain PPE tech on the rise, explains how G8RSkin works and protects its users from possible head and neck injuries for the user. The inspiring and motivating story of Carter’s brother’s career-ending injury insisting G8RSkin’s creation is also included.
The interview with ABC WQAD provides a detailed look into the testing G8RSkin went through at Virginia Tech, and how the findings support the high reduction in concussion probability and neck protection.
KWKT-TV 44’s segment and article about G8RSkin explains the science behind how G8RSkin protects its user. The segment ends with recognizing the major stride G8RTech has taken toward athlete safety.
Team Insight’s article, New Tech Aims at Reducing Concussions, explains how G8RSkin is a viable path toward reducing concussions and increasing safety for all full-contact and extreme sports. The article also includes the plans for G8RTech’s future to incorporate more sports equipment.
KXYL-FM 102.3’s interview with Carter details the motivating factors behind G8RSkin’s creation as well as how G8RSkin works and its multitude of injury prevention benefits. The interview also includes a detailed explanation of the fit and flexibility provided with G8RSkin while being a protective piece of equipment. The interview concludes with a dive into the Hogg family’s inventing legacy.
Carter joined Sports Byline Radio segment to explain how G8RSkin was created and what were his motivations for creating a product to help reduce concussion probability.