News

  • Dugonjic in the final of 50m breaststroke

    August 4th, 2015, Swimming

    Again nice performance of Head star swimmer Damir Dugonjic on 3rd day of World Championship in Kazan. He passed in the final with time 26"92, and it is 5th best time in semifinal. Tomorrow will be final race … GO DAMIR, surprise all of us.

    Read more…
  • WC KAZAN 2015: GOVOROV 5TH IN THE WORLD

    August 3rd, 2015, Swimming

    World Championship, Kazan 2015 Like two years ago in Barcelona, the final race in the 50m butterfly was again very strange. High pressure for all athletes, and in this situation Head swimmer Andriy Govorov arrived in fifth place, just 0.03" from the bronze medal (his time 23" 18)

    Read more…
  • Mathias 'HIASL' Weissenbacher goes big !

    August 3rd, 2015, Snowboard

    Some AWESOME follow-lines with our team rider Mathias Weissenbacher at Absolutpark 2014 /15.

    Read more…
  • WC KAZAN 2015: INCREDIBLE MAGNINI, BRONZE MEDAL

    August 2nd, 2015, Swimming

    World Championship Kazan 2015 New medal in the long career of Head star Filippo Magnini. This time the bronze in the relay, 4 x 100m freestyle. Congratulations Fillippo!! Andriy Govorov managed to enter in final, in one of the disciplines with the incredible number of contenders for the medals. Fifth time, in 23 "15 Ilaria Bianchi faile [..]

    Read more…
  • WC KAZAN 2015: BIANCHI AND GOVOROV IN SEMIFINAL

    August 2nd, 2015, Swimming

    World Championship, Kazan 2015 Head swimmers Ilaria Bianchi (14th, 58"37) on 100m butterfly and Andrey Govorov (9th, 23"49) on 50m butterfly are in semifinal. Nice race for Damir Dugonjic (17th, 1'00"36) on 100m breaststroke and Florian Vogel (9th, 4'47"34) on 400m freestyle, but unfortunately for both of them it was just one position over q [..]

    Read more…
  • HEAD'S TOMIC DOUBLES HIS TITLE COUNT IN BOGOTA

    July 27th, 2015, Tennis

    HEAD hero Bernard Tomic successfully defended his title at the Claro Open Colombia, backing up his 2014 trophy with a 6-1, 3-6, 6-2 defeat of Frenchman Adrian Mannarino to win his second in a row on the South American hardcourts.

    Read more…
  • HEAD Penn Sponsored Players Win Seven Medals at Pan Am Games

    July 27th, 2015, Racquetball

    Held every four years, the Pan Am Games are the pinnacle event for the world’s top racquetball players to represent their country on the international stage. HEAD Penn sponsored athletes, Paola Longoria and Rocky Carson, both captured gold medals in their brackets. The Pan Am Games offer competition in 36 sports for more than 5,000 athletes, m [..]

    Read more…
  • Fusion 52x tested by Scuba Diving Magazine’s

    July 20th, 2015, Mares

    Scuba Diving Magazine’s ScubaLab has been testing regulators Over $500. Thanks for the great review of our Fusion 52x. Tester: "It almost anticipates your next breath" Fusion 52x Product: http://bit.ly/1oJv7tJ Video Fusion 52x: https://youtu.be/mizTKirk6Gw

    Read more…
  • Mares News: Arctic Ocean: Reduced Amount Of Ice

    July 20th, 2015, Mares

    Commercial Fishing Ban Implemented In The Arctic Over the years, climate change has reduced the amount of ice in the Arctic Ocean. To improve the situation, five countries bordering the Arctic Ocean has agreed to implement an official ban on commercial fishing. Signed in Oslo on July 16th by the US, Russia, Canada, Denmark (on Greenland's be [..]

    Read more…
  • HEAD'S ANDY MURRAY LEADS GREAT BRITAIN INTO HISTORIC DAVIS CUP SEMI-FINAL

    July 19th, 2015, Tennis

    Andy Murray called upon all of his reserves to put Great Britain into a Davis Cup semi-final for the first time since 1981 as he beat fellow racquet Rebel Gilles Simon from France.

    Read more…
  • Riders profile #8 - Thomas Kigle

    July 16th, 2015, Snowboard

    Last but not least: Our #QuestionTime series ends with our german team rider Thomas Kigle!

    Read more…
  • Mares News: Increased Ocean Temperatures Lead to Higher Rainfall Extremes

    July 16th, 2015, Mares

    The rise of ocean temperatures in our oceans, caused by climate change, has in turn led to more rain, according to scientists from Germany and Russia. Especially a very hard rain-period in Sotchi (Russia) fortified the theories of the scientists. Led by the GEOMAR Helmholtz Centre for Ocean Research Kiel, the scientists studied the impact of this [..]

    Read more…
  • Riders Profile #7 - Michael Miethig

    July 14th, 2015, Snowboard

    Michael Miethig - one of our german team rider - about his favorite spot and plans for next season:

    Read more…
  • Global Shark Count: Global FinPrint

    July 14th, 2015, Mares

    Roll Call For The World's Sharks Every year, as many as 100 million sharks worldwide are killed for their fins and meat. This has caused severe declines in certain shark populations, leading to the need to find out the current status of reef sharks. This is where the Global FinPrint Project comes in. Launched in the summer of 2015, this p [..]

    Read more…
  • Victory for Team HEAD Swimming at Engadin Swimrun in Switzerland.

    July 14th, 2015, Swimming

    Engadin, Switzerland 2015-07-12 300 competitors from 23 nations took on the massive challenge of 53 km trail running and open water swimming for the second edition of Engadin Swimrun. Team HEAD Swimming - Björn Englund and Lelle Moberg from Sweden made an impressive performance and won the race with the outstanding time of 6h 28min 23sec. C [..]

    Read more…
  • New release of DiversDiary V 1.5.8

    July 13th, 2015, Mares

    New release of DiversDiary (1.5.8). Compatible with OS Yosemite. What’s new: - Sync with iDD bug fixed. Timeout extended Find the new download here: http://www.mares.com/downloads.php?cat=software&region=eu

    Read more…
  • HEAD’S NOVAK DJOKOVIC OVERPOWERS FEDERER TO WIN THIRD WIMBLEDON TITLE

    July 12th, 2015, Tennis

    HEAD player Novak Djokovic won his third Wimbledon title in swashbuckling style, beating Roger Federer 7-6(1), 6-7(10), 6-4, 6-3.

    Read more…
  • Riders profile #6 - Jonathan Ste-Marie

    July 9th, 2015, Snowboard

    Our canadian team rider Jonathan Ste-Marie revealed us his favorit spot and his plans for transition period:

    Read more…
  • Great success for HEAD in World’s largest open water swim event in Sweden.

    July 9th, 2015, Swimming

    HEAD athlete Simon Wanna made an impressive performance with a first place of the 2015 edition of Vansbrosimningen. The title was shared with Anton Björk Teuscher. The two swimmers had a tough battle through the entire race and after photo finish review two winners were appointed. The winning time of the 3k distance was 31.42. Simon swam in HEAD [..]

    Read more…
  • #underwaternews, Experience Marine Research

    July 9th, 2015, Mares

    Experience Marine Research First-Hand GEOMAR Open House in Kiel on 12 July 2015

    Read more…
  • Riders Profile #5 - Mitchell Heberer

    July 7th, 2015, Snowboard

    Fifth episode of our #QuestionTime series with Mitchell Heberer:

    Read more…
  • FRENCH OPEN, 2nd day: GOLD for TURRINI, BRONZE for MAGNINI and DUGONJIC

    July 6th, 2015, Swimming

    FRENCH OPEN 2015 Three new medals for Head athletes on French Championship Gold medal: Federico Turrini, 200m medley, 2’02”55 Bronze medal: Filippo Magnini, 200m freestyle, 1’49”28 Damir Dugonjic, 100m breaststroke, 1’01”48

    Read more…
  • SPIN NEVER FELT SO GOOD.

    July 6th, 2015, Tennis

    From now on, the modern, aggressive way of playing conquers the courts armed with the perfect weapon. HEAD introduces the GRAPHENE XT EXTREME racquet series, which combines spin and power into a rock solid package. Recommended by Richard Gasquet, the series also features the innovative Graphene XT technology, which optimizes the racquet’s weight distribution for a faster, more powerful game.

    Read more…
  • FRENCH OPEN, 1st day: GOLD for GOVOROV, SILVER for DUGONJIC and BRONZE BOVELL

    July 5th, 2015, Swimming

    FRENCH OPEN 2015, 1st day Several nice results for Head swimmers Gold medal: Andrey Govorov, 50m butterfly, 23”37 Silver medal: Damir Dugonjic, 50m breaststroke, 27”44 Bronze medal: George Bovell, 50m breaststroke, 27”57

    Read more…
  • Riders Profile #4 - Graham Banks

    July 2nd, 2015, Snowboard

    Our american team rider Graham Banks also had some time to answer our questions:

    Read more…
  • FUNCTIONAL STYLE NEVER LOOKED BETTER

    June 30th, 2015, Tennis

    HEAD and Maria Sharapova present new tennis bag collection

    Read more…
  • HEAD Penn Rules US Junior National Championships

    June 29th, 2015, Racquetball

    Players on HEAD Penn’s Junior Team flooded the podium at the 2015 USA Racquetball National Junior Olympic Championships. The tournament, presented by Penn, brought more than 200 of the nation’s best junior racquetball players to Northern California for the 42nd edition of the event. Headlining the HEAD Penn team in Stockton were four players who all earned spots on the U.S. National Junior Team that will compete at the World Junior Championships this fall in the Dominican Republic.

    Read more…
  • Riders profile #3 - Lewis Courtier-Jones

    June 25th, 2015, Snowboard

    Third episode of #QuestionTime with our british team rider Lewis Courtier-Jones:

    Read more…
  • ANDY MURRAY MAKES MORE GRASS HISTORY AT QUEEN’S

    June 21st, 2015, Tennis

    HEAD Racquet Rebel Andy Murray has made more grass-court history for HEAD by claiming his fourth title at the pre-Wimbledon Queen's club event with a 6-3, 6-4 defeat over South African serving threat Kevin Anderson in just 64 minutes.

    Read more…
  • Riders profile #2 - Sina CANDRIAN

    June 18th, 2015, Snowboard

    Second team rider in our #QuestionTime series was Pro Rider Sina Candrian:

    Read more…
  • #summerselfie 2015

    June 15th, 2015, Mares

    You could be in with a chance to win some Mares goodies with our ‘summer selfie’ competition! Take a photo of yourself enjoying summer in your Mares gear (in or out of the water!) and post it to our Facebook page along with the hashtags #summerselfie, #realdiving and #maresjustaddwater. You have from 1st May until the 30th September to [..]

    Read more…
  • GOVOROV WINNER ON SETTECOLLI

    June 15th, 2015, Swimming

    SetteColli, 3rd day The fastest swimmer in the 50m butterfly and a gold medal for HEAD star ANDRIY GOVOROV, 23"44

    Read more…
  • Riders profile #1 - Julien EMCH

    June 11th, 2015, Snowboard

    Our team members answered some questions about their favorite spot and their plans till next season:

    Read more…
  • HEAD’S NOVAK DJOKOVIC COMES CLOSE TO HISTORY IN PARIS FINAL

    June 7th, 2015, Tennis

    HEAD player Novak Djokovic put up a fighting effort as he battled for more than three hours in the French Open final before going down to a narrow 6-4, 4-6, 3-6, 4-6 defeat against Stan Wawrinka in Paris.

    Read more…
  • HEAD PENN’S PAOLA LONGORIA FINISHES SEASON AT #1 YET AGAIN

    May 18th, 2015, Racquetball

    For the fourth consecutive season and sixth overall, HEAD Penn’s Paola Longoria finished at the top of the season ending rankings on the Ladies Professional Racquetball Tour (LPRT). At the season ending Pro Nationals event in Virginia, Longoria won her tenth tournament of the season. In her eight full seasons on the LPRT, Paola has won 60 Grand Slam or Tier 1 events.

    Read more…
  • HEAD sweeps the Rome clay with Djokovic and Sharapova title performances

    May 16th, 2015, Tennis

    HEAD's Racquet Rebels swept the men's and women's honors at the Rome Masters, with Novak Djokovic and Maria Sharapova showing their Grand Slam champion pedigrees by earning multiple career trophies at the Fore Italico.

    Read more…
  • WITH GREAT POWER COMES A GREATER GAME

    May 11th, 2015, Tennis

    With three unique models, a modern elegant look, and featuring the best technologies, the HEAD Graphene XT PWR racquet line ensures that players of all levels from beginners to experienced club players find the right tool to improve their performance on any court.

    Read more…
  • Jansrud extends his association with HEAD

    May 11th, 2015, Ski

    After winning both of the speed Globes in the 2015 Alpine World Cup, Kjetil Jansrud and HEAD are pleased to announce that the relationship will continue until at least 2018. The new deal will include Kjetil using HEAD skis, boots, bindings as well as helmet and goggles beyond the next Winter Olympic Games in 2018.

    Read more…
  • MURRAY STUNS NADAL TO CONFIRM HIS CAREER CLAY BREAKTHROUGH

    May 10th, 2015, Tennis

    HEAD's Andy Murray is suddenly morphing into a top clay-court player after claiming the Madrid Masters title thanks to a solid 6-3, 6-2 victory over Spain's Rafael Nadal in the final.

    Read more…
  • Lara Gut joins the HEAD World Cup Rebels Family

    May 8th, 2015, Ski

    Lara Gut joins the HEAD World Cup Rebels Family HEAD are delighted to announce that Swiss World Cup race winner, Lara Gut, has joined the most successful brand of ski from the last few years on the World Cup. Lara, a twelve time world cup race winner in Downhill (4 wins), Super G (7 wins) and Giant Slalom (1 win) will use HEAD skis and boots in her pursuit of more World Cup, World Championship and Olympic success.

    Read more…
  • Andy Murray breaks through on clay for HEAD in Munich

    May 4th, 2015, Tennis

    Andy Murray and Richard Gasquet have scored a trophy double for HEAD, with Murray winning his first title on clay while Gasquet showed he's back in action after six weeks of injury.

    Read more…
  • MORE POWER, MORE CONTROL:

    May 1st, 2015, Squash

    No matter whether your squash game is about power or control, HEAD offers the perfect racquet for every type of player.

    Read more…
  • Head Snowboards Team Trip to Japan !

    April 29th, 2015, Snowboard

    With Fredrik EVENSEN, Kazushige FUJITA and Masaomi HARADA, three riders of the Head Snowboards team went down to Japan to find snow & pleasure in Hokkaido this year. This nice edit is the result of it ! Lean back and enjoy !

    Read more…
  • HEAD PENN DOMINANCE ON LADIES PROFESSIONAL RACQUETBALL TOUR CONTINUES

    April 29th, 2015, Racquetball

    Another week and another all HEAD Penn Final on the Ladies Professional Racquetball Tour (LPRT) as Paola Longoria and Maria Jose Vargas faced off for the seventh time this season for a tournament title. And for the seventh time, Longoria came out victorious over Vargas in the match-up of the top two ranked players in the world.

    Read more…
  • Head NV Announces the Approval of all Resolutions at the Annual General Meeting of Head NV

    April 28th, 2015, Corporate

    Read more…
  • HEAD’s Garcia-Lopez strikes a title blow for veterans

    April 27th, 2015, Tennis

    HEAD Racquet Rebel Guillermo Garcia-Lopez struck a big blow for the over-30 tennis aces as he beat an opponent a decade his junior to win the title at the BRD Nastase Tiriac Trophy in Bucharest. The 31-year-old Spaniard battled past seventh-seeded Czech youngster Jiri Vesely 7-6(5), 7-6(11) in two and a quarter hours of tiebreak struggle.

    Read more…
  • Nemo’s Garden 2015

    April 24th, 2015, Mares

    We recently received news from our friends at Ocean Reef who are thrilled to announce their project ‘Nemo’s Garden 2015’! Created in 2012 and continued in the summers of 2013 and 2014, the project has now been finalized with the foreseen installation of underwater structures in which plants can be cultivated for human consumption. The [..]

    Read more…
  • PuckPro new Firmware release (4.00, April 2015)

    April 21st, 2015, Mares

    Features: • Shipping mode (already implemented as of Serial Number 40209 in previous release) – PuckPro is completely off. To wake it up press any button. From this point onwards PuckPro is “normal” and shipping mode cannot be reactivated. Since the CR2450 batteries have an excellent shelf life, this should ensure a practically NEW batte [..]

    Read more…
  • ALL HEAD PENN FINAL AGAIN ON LADIES PROFESSIONAL RACQUETBALL TOUR

    April 21st, 2015, Racquetball

    For the sixth time this season, HEAD Penn’s Paola Longoria and Maria Jose Vargas faced off in a tournament final on the Ladies Professional Racquetball Tour (LPRT). Longoria, the World’s No. 1 ranked player, and Vargas, the World’s No. 2 this season, have both dominated the top level of women’s professional racquetball all season long. Between the two, they have won every event during the 2014-2015 campaign except for one.

    Read more…
  • HEAD’S NOVAK DJOKOVIC IS THE FIRST ATP PLAYER TO WIN THREE MASTERS 1000 TITLES IN A ROW

    April 20th, 2015, Tennis

    HEAD's Novak Djokovic continues to set records, with becoming the first in ATP history to sweep to titles at the first three Masters 1000 events in a season after winning a high-prestige HEAD-to-HEAD final, defeating Tomas Berdych 7-5, 4-6, 6-3 in a rain-interrupted final in Monte Carlo.

    Read more…
  • RAISE YOUR GAME WITH HEAD AND THE SONY SMART TENNIS SENSOR

    April 20th, 2015, Tennis

    Capture your stats, evaluate your performance, share the results, repeat forever.

    Read more…
  • FILIPPO MAGNINI, ITALIAN CHAMPION IN THE 200M FREESTYLE

    April 18th, 2015, Swimming

    Italian Championship, 5th day A perfect race and, as always, a fantastic finish for Filippo Magnini who won the gold medal and became the new Italian Champion in the 200m freestyle with a time of 1'48"22. A gold medal was also won by Francesco Pavone from Head team Andrea Doria in the 200m butterfly and Luisa Trombetti from Head team RN Torin [..]

    Read more…
  • SECOND GOLD MEDAL FOR FEDERICO TURRINI

    April 17th, 2015, Swimming

    Riccione, 5th day of the Italian Championship A second Gold medal for Federico Turrini in the Italian Championship, this time in the 200m medley with a time of 1'59"90. Riccione, 2nd day of the Italian Championship A good race, a gold medal and a place in the WC in Kazan for Head swimmer Federico Turrini in the 400m medley with a time of [..]

    Read more…
  • ILARIA BIANCHI IN THE 100M BUTTERLFY AT THE ITALIAN CHAMPIONSHIP

    April 16th, 2015, Swimming

    Italian Championship, 3rd day Madama Butterfly, Ilaria Bianchi, showed us once again who rules the 100m butterfly. A new gold medal in her favorite discipline with a time of 58"26. A new silver medal was also won by Head star FIlippo Magnini in the 4 x 100m freestyle relay.

    Read more…
  • ITALIAN CHAMPIONSHIP: A SILVER MEDAL FOR MAGNINI IN THE 100M FREESTYLE

    April 14th, 2015, Swimming

    Riccione, 1st day of the Italian Championship A fantastic race for 33 year old Head star Filippo Magnini. In the 100m freestyle he took the silver medal and, with a time of 48"79, qualified for the WC in Kazan. In the same race Luca Leonardi arrived in 6th position. A gold medal was won by Francesco Di Lecce from Head team RN Torino in th [..]

    Read more…