A Showdown’s racket. A sport for blind people which blends ping pong and air hockey together.
Born through several reviews with Istituto dei Ciechi of Milano’s athletes, Luca Liberali (European champion of Showdown) and his coach Maurizio Regondi. Puk addresses the athlete’s needs of being professional and competitive. The racket drastically improves the athletes’ performances in their attacking, controlling and defencive phase of their game. It is a Design Thinking approach in a world plenty of home-made solutions.