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NCAA Softball Foul Pole Rule Change

May 10, 2017     |     Read This Article ...

Beginning in 2018, foul poles on institutional softball fields shall be a minimum of ten feet high and shall be either white or optic orange. Are you or your organization aware of this NCAA rule change? Jaypro Sports became aware early last year. So, in the interest of our customers we planned for it and …

Jaypro Sports Featured At 2017 EAMA Video Awards

April 26, 2017     |     Read This Article ...

The Eastern Advanced Manufacturing Alliance (EAMA) offers an opportunity for local high schools to partner with local manufacturers in a video challenge that educates students about career opportunities in manufacturing. EAMA’s goal is to educate students, teachers and parents about the manufacturing industry by pairing high school teams with local manufacturers to create videos that …

U.S. Congressman Joe Courtney Visits Jaypro Sports

May 12, 2016     |     Read This Article ...

On Thursday, May 5th, U.S. Congressman Joe Courtney visited Jaypro Sports. The Jaypro team, led by our president Mike Ferrara, enjoyed a round table discussion about manufacturing in Connecticut and how state programs play an important part in energizing the industry. The U.S. Congressman was then led on a tour of our facility and warehouse. …

Jaypro Sports Walks To End Homelessness

April 25, 2016     |     Read This Article ...

On Sunday, April 24th, the Jaypro Sports team participated in a two mile Walk to End Homelessness to benefit the New London Homeless Hospitality Center. Team members included Brian Solitro (Welding), Don Cochran (Final Pack), Brian Bergman (Quality) and family, Crystal Walker (Purchasing), Jenni (Finance) and Bill Plumer, Luis Velazquez (Estimating) and family, Todd Perkins, …

Jaypro Sports Featured in EAMA Competition

March 29, 2016     |     Read This Article ...

The Eastern Advanced Manufacturing Alliance (EAMA) offers an opportunity for local high schools to partner with local manufacturers in a video challenge that educates students about career opportunities in manufacturing. EAMA’s goal is to educate students, teachers and parents about the manufacturing industry by pairing high school teams with local manufacturers to create videos that …

Jaypro Sports Announces Return To Custom Gym Equipment

August 15, 2014     |     Read This Article ...

Waterford, CT – August 15, 2014 – Jaypro Sports has announced the return of Custom Gym Equipment to its line of outstanding indoor and outdoor sports equipment. Jaypro Sports will again be providing architects and sports facilities with state of the art custom gym equipment including basketball backstops and divider curtains. As an early innovator …

Manufacturing In America: State Of The Art Machinery

November 20, 2012     |     Read This Article ...

Jaypro Sports is committed to the “Made In America” philosophy and has been manufacturing Institutional Sports Equipment from our Waterford Connecticut facility since 1953. As part of our manufacturing commitment to maintain our competitive advantage and cost effectiveness in the United States we continue to invest heavily in machinery and equipment to maintain the most …

Manufacturing In America: Minimizing Global Impact

November 19, 2012     |     Read This Article ...

Jaypro Sports is committed to the “Made In America” philosophy and has been manufacturing Institutional Sports Equipment from our Waterford Connecticut facility since 1953. As part of our manufacturing commitment to maintain our competitive advantage and cost effectiveness in the United States we continue to invest heavily in machinery and equipment to maintain the most …

GymGlide™ Game Standards

April 7, 2011     |     Read This Article ...

Jaypro Sports introduced the new “GymGlide™ Game Standard”, which takes the portable game standard product to the next level! This futuristic standard has a never tilt design which allows it to easily go in to a storage room. The telescoping upright goes from 10’ to 6’ in seconds, the recessed four wheel design engages all wheels with a simple flip of a lever…