Category: HINDsight 2020

HINDsight – HIND In The News

HINDsight – HIND In The News September’s “HINDsight 2020” – a monthly share where we take a moment to reflect on our history to celebrate and be inspired. Between 1983 – 1993 HIND was featured in prominent publications on topics ranging from company culture and women’s running lines to men’s fitness tights and american-made apparel…. Read more »

HINDsight: Breaking Barriers [not Goggles] – The Unbreakable Compy Goggle

August’s “HINDsight 2020” – a monthly share where we take a moment to reflect on our history to celebrate and be inspired. HINDsight: Breaking Barriers [not Goggles] – The Unbreakable Compy Goggle While swim goggles existed beginning in the 1920’s, it was in 1975 when our founder, Greg Hind, patented the Compy Goggle and broke… Read more »

HINDsight: A 1995 Cycling Short Patent – Still Pedaling Strong in 2020

January’s “HINDsight 2020” – a monthly share where we take a moment to reflect on our history to celebrate and be inspired.   “Leaders have three fundamental responsibilities: They craft a vision, they build alignment, and they champion execution.” Anonymous Our founder, Greg Hind, was the epitome of a leader, showing his skill to craft… Read more »

HINDsight: Development of the Original Swim Lap Display

June’s “HINDsight 2020” – a monthly share where we take a moment to reflect on our history to celebrate and be inspired. In 1975, our founder, Greg Hind, developed and patented a swim accessory that would revolutionize the competitive swim industry: The Lap Display. Its popularity grew quickly. By 1976, the HIND Lap Counter was… Read more »

HINDsight: Willie Gault wears HIND Sport Tight on Cover of Sports Illustrated

May’s “HINDsight 2020” – a monthly share where we take a moment to reflect on our history to celebrate and be inspired. 40 years ago, in 1980, Willie Gault, a U.S Olympic Track and Field Team qualifier and now former American NFL wide receiver, wore our Hind Sport Tight – the first ever fitness tight… Read more »

HINDSight: A team so good it makes two

April’s “HINDsight 2020” – a monthly share where we take a moment to reflect on our history to celebrate and be inspired. Some people always find the bright side, the potential, the opportunity. Our founder, Greg Hind, was one of those. So was his former water polo coach Art Lambert. When Greg was just 21… Read more »

HINDsight: International Women’s Day & The First-Ever Technical Apparel Line Exclusively for Women

March’s “HINDsight 2020” – a monthly share where we take a moment to reflect on our history to celebrate and be inspired. In celebration of International Women’s Day, we remember that in 1991 our founder, Greg Hind, worked with elite female athletes to design and fabricate the first-ever technical apparel line exclusively for women. In… Read more »

HINDsight: Development of The Sport Tight – a point in history that changed everything

February’s “HINDsight 2020” – a monthly share where we take a moment to reflect on our history to celebrate and be inspired. “It was in the early 1980’s when Greg Hind decided to come up with a men’s sport tight. It was a point in history that changed everything. At that time there was actually… Read more »

HINDsight: G-H Water Polo Ear Guard Development and PATENT

January’s “HINDsight 2020” – a monthly share where we take a moment to reflect on our history to celebrate and be inspired. G-H Water Polo Ear Guard Development and PATENT Our founder, Greg Hind (a Pan-Am Gold Medalist, Three time All American Water Polo player for San Jose State and 2-time U.S. Olympic Trials Water… Read more »