Snowboarding gear designed for the urban boarder of Moscow, Russia. Extreme boarders are surrounded by brick, cement and snow. They are adrenaline junkies known as jibbers who scour the urban streets of Moscow for features to do tricks on because they see the city as a giant terrain park.
Bruistek is a protective padding system that uses the garments
scarring ability to determine where padded stickers should be heat
sealed into the garment.
ArtCenter College of Design
Material Driven Design
MOSCOW & ATHELETE RESEARCH
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Moscow is covered in Cement as show below.
MATERIALS _ SCARRING CANVAS
Scarring waxed canvas helps determine impact areas.
DESIGN _ TRANSLUCENT POCKETS
Phone pockets are translucent so boarders can film as they ride.
DESIGN _ BEER BOTTLE OPENERS
Strap fasteners are modeled with a bottle opener attachment.
DESIGN _ STICKER PADDING
Stickers are familiar to boarders and the concept can be applied to heat sealed padding that they can purchase at their local shop and adhered to the boarders clothing.
FINAL DESIGN & TECH PACKS
Artboard 1 copy 6-100
Artboard 10 copy 9-100
Artboard 10 copy 8-100