SMAO Paddles by Speedo USA winner of Golden A’ Design Award

SMAO Paddles by Speedo Usa. Image: A’ Design Award

A’ Design Award and Competition is pleased to announce that the design project SMAO Paddles by Speedo USA has been announced as a winner of the Golden A’ Design Award in Sports, Entertainment and Recreation Equipment Design Competition Category.

About SMAO Paddles
Speedo Usa, the creative mind behind the award winning Sports Equipment work SMAO Paddles explained “The most innovative paddles to hit the market, loaded with cutting-edge hydrodynamic features for the elite swimmer! SMAO paddle is the answer to the elite sprinter’s need to refine the drive-in phase of the stroke, demand an aggressive entry into the water, and reinforce a high elbow catch.” Learn more:

Creative Team for SMAO Paddles
SMAO Paddles was made by I.D. Workshop: , Don Reardon , Damon Clegg , , Speedo: , Kathleen Davis, Craig Stiff and Barry McGeough

The Golden A’ Design Award
The Golden A’ Design Award is a prestigious award given to top 3% percentile designs that has carried out an exemplary level of quality in design. Entries to the A’ Design Award & Competition are peer reviewed and anonymously voted by a grand jury panel consisting of design scholars, prominent editors and design professionals. Entries are voted on predetermined evaluation criteria such as aesthetics, design quality and techniques. Award winning designs are exhibited internationally in Italy and World Design Hub. Award winners are published and featured in a hard-copy book, are given design excellence trophies and are included in World Design Rankings and are invited to join the glamorous black-tie award ceremony in Como Lake. Award winning works are further translated to all languages to create true international reach.

About A’ Design Award & Competition
Established in 2009 in order to create a global awareness for good design practices and principles worldwide, the A’ Design Award & Competition have been highlighting the very best design work from all countries in all categories. The mission of the A’ Design Awards is to push designers, artists, architects and enterprises worldwide to come up with superior designs and projects that benefit society. Learn more about the A’ Design Awards at

Source: A’ Design Award