SCOTTS VALLEY, Calif., Nov. 13, 2013 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) -- FOX (Nasdaq:FOXF), the ride dynamics company, is proud to announce that one of its world-class athletes and founder of Biodapt, Mike Schultz, has developed technology that was honored in the 26 th annual Popular Science "Best of What's New" awards issue. The magazine honored Schultz's Versa Foot, an action sport prosthetic device that relies on a FOX mountain bike air shock for spring return and optimal damping performance. This is the second action sports prosthetic that Schultz and his company Biodapt has created since losing his leg in a 2008 snocross accident—the first was the Moto Knee.
"To see Mike and his invention that helps him and others like him to keep doing what they love honored not once, but twice in a single year by the world's most well-known science and technology publication is simply amazing," said Dan S. Robbins, FOX's Corporate Marketing Manager. "We're so proud of all that Mike has accomplished—from his numerous wins on the race track to the awards and honors he's received for his inventions to Biodapt, his thriving prosthetics business—and we are proud that FOX and our suspension solutions have been able to play a part in his success."ABOUT FOX FACTORY HOLDING CORP. (Nasdaq:FOXF) Headquartered in Scotts Valley, CA, FOX designs and manufactures high-performance suspension products primarily for mountain bikes, side-by-side vehicles, on-road and off-road vehicles and trucks, all-terrain vehicles, snowmobiles, specialty vehicles and applications, and motorcycles. For more than three decades, FOX's team of enthusiasts and professional athletes has been improving vehicle performance through a unique commitment to redefining ride dynamics. FOX is a registered trademark of Fox Factory Inc. Popular Science and Best of What's New are registered trademarks of Bonnier Active Media, Inc. All rights reserved.
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