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Based in Atlanta, GA - Rick Limpert is an award-winning writer, a best-selling author, and a featured sports travel writer.

Named the No. 1 Sports Technology writer in the U.S. on Oct 1, 2014.

Entries in 92.9 The Game (14)

Saturday
Sep092017

Rick Talks Tennis and Tailgating on 92.9 The Game 9/9/17

Great to join host, Sam Crenshaw on Saturday morning...

Tennis talk as the U.S. Open wraps up... and

Tailgating items:

Have a listen:



BBQ Guru

www.bbqguru.com

The most advanced high-tech BBQ accessory to hit the market. The CyberQ Cloud is the newest must-have temperature control device that is going to give you the ultimate barbecue experience and will be your new secret weapon for cooking delicious meals every time, especially at tailgates. You can get distracted at tailgates, so CyberQ Cloud’s cutting-edge technology makes outdoor cooking easier than ever before. BBQ Guru’s high-tech control helps solve the two most common problems of cooking outdoors by automatically controlling your cooking temperature and consistently tracking your food temperatures. With built-in food ready alarms, voice control activation, and automatic oven-like control for your smoker, the CyberQ Cloud does the work for you and eliminates the guesswork of knowing when your food is done. Hook up your CyberQ Cloud to your grill, set your desired temperature, and, almost like magic, it consistently maintains your target temperature. This means you and your fellow football fans can finally say goodbye to tough, chewy, and dried out meat. Also with "Alexa" integration. Available for most grills starting around $200.
 

Copper Chef Grill Mats

www.copperchefgrillmat.com

I've talked about Copper Chef pots and pans in the past, but their Grill Mats are a tailgater's best friend. at 15.75" x 13", these reversible and reusable grill mats reduce burning flare ups. Your marinade or baste will stay on your food and nothing sticks to the mat. You also get perfect grill marks and they clean with ease. The food event tastes better. A no-brainer at $20.
 

3. Drink Tops
www.coverware.com

No more fruit flies, buzzing bees or dog hair landing in your delicious beverage!  Drink Tops is the ultimate solution to protecting your drink from outdoor debris, accidental spills and unwelcome bugs! These ingenious silicone covers fit easily and snuggly over practically any sized glass, from margarita glasses to juice cups. When the party’s over just pop them in the dishwasher and be done. Drink Tops are dishwasher safe, long lasting and BPA-free too!

Sunday
Jul162017

Rick's Appearance on 92.9 The Game with Sam Crenshaw Talking Tennis 7/16/17

Always great to talk tennis, and no better person to talk with than Sam Crenshaw on 92.9 The Game this morning.

Talking Wimbledon and the 2017 BB&T Atlanta Open.

Have a listen:

Sunday
Jun112017

Appearance with Sam Crenshaw on 92.9 The Game 6/11/17 for Father's Day

Have a listen:

 

*** French Open  - Should be a great men's final

1.   Tennis Trunk for Dad the Tennis Player

Get dad a subscription.  www.tennistrunk.com
Balls grips, socks, vibration dampeners
 

2. Bass Pro Shops - Big Family Fishing Weekends June 10,11,  17,18  -  Kids and Dads
 

3. Beltology - versatile belts
www.beltology.com

Beltology is a digitally native belt brand that designs and manufactures modern, expressive belts interwoven with flex, allowing for maximum comfort and flexibility, whether you’re at work or playing golf. Beltology styles are researched and tested; they meld style and science, giving serious players the perfect stretch for the perfect backswing. They also don’t have set holes, allowing adjustability after the 19th hole as well.
In recent years, golfers and non-golfers alike have flocked to Beltology for its versatile styles, all-day comfort and modern materials. We even have some PGA Tour players who wear the belt on and off the golf course.
Each belt features premium (and often unexpected) materials and thoughtful details: a classic woven strap, leather trimming, and a custom buckle — all meticulously hatched with function in mind. The Litmus -- a stretch full-leather belt in a range of neutrals -- encapsulates Beltology meticulous attention to detail, craftsmanship and premium materials. By melding unmatched performance and unparalleled style, Beltology presents a superior golf belt. &60-$85
 


4. Orbit Wallet

Orbit Wallet (MSRP $109.99), is the world’s most high-tech wallet.  The Orbit Wallet offers RFID blocking for credit card security, has a built-in Orbit device for locating when lost. Orbit Wallet owners will never be left without power, with its built-in 2500mAh battery, allowing at least one full recharge, and a micro-USB and lightning adapter for compatibility with a wide range of smartphones. See it on Amazon.
 
5. Gent's Golf and Fashionable Hats

Don't just buy a golf hat, but a hat that will last and make a statement from Gent's. Gent's Golf and Sports Performance caps are made with lightweight material that features moisture wicking, quick-dry performance fabric and adjustable strap-backs that complement an active lifestyle. Gent's caps are perfect for your morning run, multiple rounds of golf, and walk on a beach against a picturesque sunset. See at: www.gentsco.com


6.  BB&T Atlanta Open Tickets

July 22-30 at Atlantic Station. Tickets to this ATP World Tour event are available at www.bbtatlantaopen.com and make a great Father's Day gift. #BeThere

 


Sunday
Dec182016

Appearance on Sam Crenshaw's Sunday Morning Show 92.9 The Game 12/18/16

For all the procrastinaters like Sam and Greg.  Rick is here with his last minute sports and tech gifts....

On SportsRadio 92.9 The Game

Have a listen:

1.   Sandman Alarm Clock

An alarm clock, but so much more...
With the continued rise in smartphone, tablet, smartwatch, fitness tracker, and backup battery sales, the average consumer is overwhelmed by the space and power requirements of all their devices. Enter the Sandman. Simple, functional, and elegant charging solutions to make sure all of your devices are powered up. The Sandman is more than an alarm clock. With four total USB ports, including one that is a high-powered port, you have enough here to charge all of your devices. The clock has large 1.8″ digits and a nice red LED display. All for just $44.99.
 

2.   Libratone Q Adapt On-Ear Wireless Headphones

Libratone’s first on-ear wireless headphones – a stylish, adaptable and highly versatile continuation of the company’s legacy of on-the-go audio products.

The new headphones promote safety as they allow listeners to tailor their music experience by letting them choose precisely how much external noise to let in, allowing them to safely hear a siren or car horn, or to instantly halt the music with a wave of the hand over the ear cups. (The Libratone technology uses the external microphones and an internal DSP to mix the desired amount of outside noise with the music being played.)  Five radio station presets, four built-in microphones, and full phone connectivity are among its numerous features. Q Adapt In-Ear earbuds that connect to the iPhone via Apple’s Lightning connector port
Headphones are available in Cloudy White or Stormy Black for $249, and can be ordered at www.libratone.com, and they are shipping now.



3.  MUJJO Touchscreen Gloves Collection 2016/2017

The gloves feature a stunning design that takes touchscreen gloves to the next level. A leather strap crosses over a notch on the wrist where a carefully placed magnetic snap button provides a snap closure. The cuff boards are constructed of matching black leather and the palms feature grip dots to aid in anti-slip capability. A soft layer of integrated fleece lining provides a soft touch and feel to the sturdy and durable gloves.
Silicon grip dot patterns are added to the palms of these gloves to aid in gripping and provide anti-slip capabilities that will come in handy on a moist or snowy winter day.
The gloves take the shape of your hand and offer a sleek fit, which guarantees an optimized typing experience.
* Single or Double layered


 4. Big Cypress Lodge  - The Georgia Bulldogs are heading to Memphis for the Libery Bowl
www.big-cypress.com

The Bulldogs are heading to Memphis for their bowl game, so here’s the best place to stay in Memphis, anytime of the year.

This is the “Great Outdoors” indoors, and it’s all in Memphis. There are package deals for New Years, the family and more.

Bass Pro Shops’, Big Cedar Lodge, is a 525,000 square foot Bass Pro Shops, with a hotel inside…
It’s inside the old Pyramid entertainment complex and has restaurants, a bowling alley, retail and more. It holds the largest freestanding elevator in America that is 28 stories tall and is open on all four sides. 105 luxury hotel rooms and suites overlook the Bass Pro Shops store. It’s been voted one of the best resorts in the world.
 

5.  2017 BB&T Atlanta Open  - Holiday Ticket Packages

www.bbtatlantaopen.com

Each July, the best tennis players on the planet come to Atlanta and Atlantic Station for the BB&T Atlanta Open. Just in time for the holidays, the BB&T Atlanta Open is offering a “Holiday Pack” which includes two Golf Level tickets to one session (Mon – Thur) and a t-shirt and a tournament program to go along with all the tennis action. All for $99, but this is for a limited time only. Visit the BB&T Atlanta Open’s website to secure your package.
 


6. Blast Motion sensor  - with baseball and softball season approaching

The official bat sensor technology of MLB. The Blast Baseball app captures video highlights of your swings, combines them with insightful Blast sensor metrics, helps you analyze your mechanics, and provides drills for improvement. The industry’s most accurate sensor and mobile app capture every action and provide unique insights with HD video.

Measures swingspeed, power other baseball swing data -   $125  at www.blastmotion.com


7. Revisiting the "awsomeness" of Tennis Trunk. They have a holiday box out, but subscribe to get it all year long.

www.tennistrunk.com

Sunday
Nov202016

Appearance on Sam Crenshaw's Sunday Morning Show 92.9 The Game 11/20/16

I joined my good friend, Sam Crenshaw, on his Sunday morning show, on Sports Radio 92.9 The Game in Atlanta to talk some hot sports-related products for Black Friday!

Always great to talk with Sam.

Dreampad Smart Pillow

Dreampad soothes troubled sleepers by emitting scientifically tested sound and vibrations to reduce stress and calm the mind and body. Dreampad connects with an easy to use smartphone app via Bluetooth and the soothing music and sounds do not disturb your partner.  


 

Powerhandz Gloves and Power Arch

Basketball training aids to improve your dribbling and ball handling skills.  The gloves are anti-grip to add difficulty to keeping the dribble going.  The PowerArch helps you work on that low or crossover dribble.


 
Tecnifibre  Dynacore Line  Tennis Racket

New red, white and blue paint scheme...  Proven more spin and more power... but easier on the arm and elbow T Fight  DC Frame.


 

The Net Return  -  Quality net for golf, soccer, lacrosse, football kicking - starts at $99



William J. Murray Clothing line

Yes, Bill Murray has a new clothing line out.

The William Murray Golf line will break away from traditional golf apparel companies by bringing a new look and feel to the industry with a little irreverence and a lot of style. The style will truly be first-of-its kind in the golf world and not one you'll typically see on the course. The incredibly fashionable line will consist of uniquely designed polos, shorts and hats. And even a golf buttoned down, which has become Bill's signature look on the course. Bill was actually recently seen wearing one of the WMG polos at the Ryder Cup the other week. Here is an awesome photo with him in the gear.

With the launch, golfer Pat Perez, one of the more unique personalities in the game today, will also officially start serving as the first WMG ambassador. Pat will be outfitted in WMG gear while on the course.