• IDEA Win Proves the X1-PRO by GMX7 and ROBRADY Is A Stroke of Genius

    ROBRADY design and GMX7 are excited to announce that the X1-PRO has won a 2020 International Design Excellence Award

SARASOTA, FL September 17, 2020 (PR WEB) ROBRADY design and GMX7 are excited to announce that the X1-PRO has won a 2020 International Design Excellence Award at the virtual ceremony hosted by the Industrial Designers Society of America on September 16th.

Adding to its growing list of honors, the X1-PRO garnered a prestigious 2020 International Design Excellence Award (IDEA), one of the most sought-after awards in international design. In the category of sports, leisure, and recreation, the aquatic resistance training device won the bronze in recognition of its compact, easy-to-use design which offers significant advances over conventional swim training methods, including adjustable resistance settings and real-time stroke corrections.

Inspired by 7-time gold medalist David McCagg, the X1-Pro was developed in partnership with ROBRADY design.

For the full winner’s gallery, visit: https://www.idsa.org/awards/idea/preview


About International Design Excellence Awards

IDEA set the benchmark for what a design award represents and has endured to become a career-defining catalyst for those talented enough to win.

2020 marks the 40th anniversary of the International Design Excellence Awards (IDEA), one of the longest running and most prestigious design awards programs in existence. Each year, thousands of entries are submitted by design teams across the globe, making IDEA one of the largest and most widely anticipated annual awards programs in the world.


About GMX7

Founded in 2018, GMX7 exists to change the world of swimming by empowering swimmers with the best aquatic resistance training device ever created. Founder, David McCagg, is a 7-time Gold Medalist, former World Record holder and winner of multiple National Championships.

After retiring from a successful career in Real Estate Development, David decided to reenter the world of swimming. Thinking back to his time training under elite Olympic coaches, he knew his success and the success of others boiled down to one thing: how they trained in the water. Revitalized by this, his passion for the sport was more focused than ever: to forever change how athletes approach training.


About ROBRADY design

ROBRADY design is a multi-disciplined product design and development studio that offers its global client base progressive industrial design, mechanical design and product engineering, graphics / packaging / UI-UX / web, market insights, brand and retail development, complete rapid prototyping and production program management.