Category: Sports

Figure Skating and the Importance of Good Vision

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With the world watching athletes take the ice, we are preparing ourselves for those moments we sit and hold our breath as figure skaters leap through the air. Figure skaters need impeccable coordination to win over audiences and judges with skilled jumps, spins, and choreography. Vision plays a critical role in their success, including strong Read More »

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NBA All-Star Kevin Durant Teams Up With Nike Vision

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NBA champion Kevin Durant will play in the 67th NBA All-Star Game on Sunday, as the league’s best battle for supremacy. While during the game he may be suiting up for Team LeBron against Golden State Warriors teammate Stephen Curry, when suiting up off of the court, Durant is teaming up with Nike Vision to develop the Read More »

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eye protection, skiing, eye health

Protect Your Eyes When You’re Hitting the Slopes

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So you’ve broken out the heavy-duty jackets and scarves and put away all those warm season staples like shorts and short sleeves. You’re watching athletes from all over the world glide through that fresh powder and are inspired to grab those skies and do the same. Nice work! We are rooting for you. But before Read More »

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Meet Dr. Keith Smithson

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Dr. Keith Smithson is a husband, father of three and an optometrist in Northern Virginia. Providing vision care is something that is now so deeply rooted in Dr. Smithson’s identity, but optometry wasn’t something he always saw in his future. As a multi-sport athlete growing up, he loved being in the middle of all of Read More »

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Q&A: Pro Skier Chris Benchetler’s Winter Eyewear Must-Haves

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Well, it’s official: Winter is here (happy solstice, ya’ll!). So as snow begins to fall and millions embrace the great outdoors—from black diamond slopes to snowy strolls through the park—we wanted some advice on the season’s best eyewear to keep you looking great and your eyes properly protected. After all, UV protection for your eyes should be a year-round Read More »

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Dragon Winter Frame of Mind Photo Sweepstakes

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Winter is coming… it might even seem like it’s already December 21st. For some, colder weather may mean cozy nights in, but some winter moments are best enjoyed outside! Whether you love to ski, snowboard, ice skate, or make snow angels, it’s time to show off your frame of mind with the Dragon Winter Frame Read More »

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Nike Introduces New Men’s Training Sunglasses

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With clarity in every direction, Nike Vision adds two new sunglasses to its Fall 2017 Men’s Training Collection, developed with direct insights from MLB All-Stars Mike Trout and George Springer, as well as other top Nike athletes. Watch as Mike Trout and George Springer sport Nike Hyperforce Elite and Nike Hyperforce training sunglasses.  NIKE HYPERFORCE Read More »

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Freeskier Jossi Wells Shares His Frame of Mind in Dragon Eyewear

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Inspired by a world class team of athletes, Dragon eyewear brings together athletic inspiration and innovation to its eyewear. Watch as iconic freeskier, Jossi Wells shares his frame of mind in Dragon’s new Backside collection of prescription eyewear and sunglasses. DR521S DEF Featured in the Backside collection, Def sunglasses encompass a classic vibe with modern Read More »