Industrial Design and Innovation

Best Awards Finalist: Jordan Wareham

Page_1_HeroShotJordan Wareham‘s graduate project “LAYR Ankle Support” was among the AUT student entries nominated as finalists for this years Best Awards.

Page_3LAYR is a two-part bracing system designed to support amateur athletes returning to sport following injury. By creating layers of support in the form of a sock, brace, and strapping, the design allows users to adjust the level of support to suit their recovery stage. Page_5

LAYR makes use of 3D knitting and industrial grade materials to provide users with a durable high quality product that works.

Page_8With this design Jordan has addressed a gap in the market for equipment that supports an athletes transition from heavy duty braces to full mobility. Good luck in the coming rounds!

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