Tag: childrens sports and eye protection

Sunglasses and Kids Sports

Spring is in the air, and you know what that means – it’s time to load the lawn chairs into the back of the car because your kids’ outdoor sports seasons are about to begin! With baseball, softball and spring soccer and lacrosse leagues starting up, there’s no better time to talk about your kids’…

Protect Against Fall Sports Injuries

Kids and parents alike love the start of fall sporting events. Children get to have the fun, while parents can rest assure knowing their kids are staying fit and healthy. However, getting an injury is no fun for anyone. [caption id="attachment_8116" align="alignright" width="299"] Source: Real Kids / Facebook[/caption] So, before the season officially kicks off, make…

Keep Your Kids’ Eyes Safe While Winning the Game

Every year, participation in sports leads to thousands upon thousands of eye injuries. However, 90 percent of these injuries can be prevented if participants use the proper protective eyewear, reports Eye Smart. [caption id="attachment_8001" align="alignright" width="300"] Facebook / Real Kids[/caption] Sports That Pose the Highest Risk to the Eyes For adults and children alike, sports with the highest…

Gear Up with Protective Eyewear for Spring and Summer Sports

Every year, 100,000 people suffer from a sports eye injury, of which 42,000 require hospital attention and 13,500 lead to blindness, Eye Smart reports. Of these injuries, one in three of happen to children and 90 percent are preventable! So, why such high numbers of sports-related eye injuries? Simply because kids are not wearing adequate eye protection.…

Blaze & Storm – Sport-Style Youth Sunglasses for Active Kids

With spring right around the corner, now's the time to start checking if your kids’ sports gear fits well and is up to date. One piece of equipment you must never neglect, no matter the outdoor sport or activity, is a pair of sunglasses. Sporty styles Storm and Blaze are two of our newest designs…

Getting Ready for Spring Sports

Spring brings longer days and warmer weather. Your family’s schedule may also start filling up with sports practices and games. It’s a fun, but hectic, time of the year as kids finally get a chance to stretch their legs after months of cold weather. Whether your family’s chosen sport is basketball, swimming, track, cheerleading, soccer,…

Olympic Athletes Know the Importance of Eye Protection

The team at Real Kids Shades seems to be getting more and more tired as the 2012 Olympics go on.  We can't turn off the television before 12 - can you? Despite being tired and cranky in the mornings we are loving watching the Olympics! We can't help but notice that protective eye-wear and sunglasses are an…