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Sam Warburton expects to face Irish thanks to ‘Game Ready’ icing device “We have a device called the ‘Game Ready’ which is commonly used in professional sport. You fill it with lots of ice and water and you compress the injury. You put a knee strap around your knee and plug yourself in."
irishtimes.com, March 4, 2015
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Get Well Soon: Wilbekin & Hill Getting the Treatment from UF Training Staff "The device is called Game Ready and its goal is to live up to its name."
GatorZone, December 7, 2013
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DAWN OF A NEW DAY: FACTOID OF THE WEEK "[Game Ready] is good," said Parcells. "It's really helped my rehab."
SI.com/Monday Morning Quarterback, July 22, 2013
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GASTOWN CENTERS PROVIDE GAME READY CRYOTHERAPY "Game Ready Cryotherapy takes injury treatment to a whole new level."
Straight.com, June 20, 2013
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WOAKES BENEFITS FROM INNOVATIVE GAME READY TREATMENT "Chris Woakes was able to get back to international action quicker than anticipated due to the innovative Game Ready cold compression system."
Cricket World, June 6, 2013
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London 2012: Medal Means Beth Tweddle Can Finally Rest Easy at Night “An hour after my operation that machine was put on me and that’s been my best friend every since.”
Liverpool Echo, August 7, 2012
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Just My Luck, One Carry, a Double Hit and a Dead Leg…It’s Agony. “I’ve been using a gadget called Game Ready which is an ice-compression machine.”
Daily Mail, June 15, 2012
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Haris Vuckic Targets New-Season Return for NUFC “The attacking midfielder ended the season using a Game Ready ice machine to shake off the problem.”
Chronicle Live, June 9, 2012
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Long Jumper Chris Kirk and Newcastle Falcon Michael Tait Test Out Game Ready “The machine is awesome. The tiniest bit of swelling, and it helps. The lads use it lots.”
Sky – Tyne and Wear, May 22, 2012
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Coping with Chronic Pain “Orthopedic surgeon Dr. Mark Adickes explains how the Game Ready System combines compression and cold water circulation to reduce pain, swelling, and muscle spasms.”
The Doctors, April 24, 2012
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Treatment System Uses Compressed Air, Cold Water to Speed Healing “This is the only machine that gives me honest-to-goodness relief.”
Frederick News Post, March 6, 2012
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Basketball’s Estrada Uses New Methods to Heal Quick “I think the Game Ready took off a lot of time for Estrada.”
The State Hornet, February 21, 2012
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Pardew: I Will Not Risk Touch and Go Taylor “Taylor has been using Game Ready to reduce swelling.”
Chronicle Live, February 9, 2012
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Hoogerland: Out of the Barbed Wire and into the Fire “Pro cyclist Johnny Hoogerland recovers from his Tour de France crash with the help of Game Ready.”
Velo News, July 12, 2011
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My Revolutionary NASA Workout “I slept with a Game Ready ice machine hooked to my foot every night during the 2010 NCAA tournament..”
ESPN W, March 25, 2011
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Chemmy’s Olympic Dream “Olympic skier Chemmy Alcott uses Game Ready to recover from career-threatening injuries. See video.”
Sky Sports News, March 8, 2011
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Game Ready Cryotherapy Device Outperforms Ice After ACL Surgery “Game Ready compressive cryotherapy device is associated with more pain relief than ice alone…”
Lower Extremity Review, March 2011
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Phoenix Suns Adjust Their Routine for Roadtrip “The Suns use Game Ready ice and compression units…”
The Arizona Republic, February 24, 2011
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Soledad O’Brien: ACL Is Doing Fine, Thanks “Immediately after the surgery my doctor put me in the greatest contraption known to mankind—the Game Ready.”
CNN Health, January 21, 2011
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Space Age Technology Will Keep Injury at Bay “Team Scotland has rolled out the use of Game Ready…”
News.Scotsman.com, September 29, 2010
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Eagles’ Jackson Returns to Be Center of Attention “Jackson credits the Game Ready System and the training staff…for getting him ready for Sunday.”
Victoria Advocate, September 9, 2010
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Game Ready: Official Product Supplier to Team RadioShack
“Game Ready delivers cutting-edge recovery solutions for some of the world’s top pro 2010 Tour de France ridersy.”
Radio Shack, May 2010
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Game Ready Presented with Frost & Sullivan 2010 Product Differentiation Excellence Award
“Game Ready has evolved as such a strong name in the cold therapy market with this quality product that it has quickly become the gold standard of treatment.”
Frost & Sullivan’s U.S. Braces and Supports Market Research Report, February 2010
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Cross Grabs Back Chance and Proves “Game Ready” “A key part of his recovery involved...a machine...which iced and compressed his ankle, reducing the swelling and allowing him to fast-track his rehabilitation.”
The Age, September 16, 2009
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Brad Ottens a Month Away “Geelong ruckman Brad Ottens is still a month away from returning, but the use of new technology has accelerated his recovery.”
Melbourne Herald Sun, June 7, 2009
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Cats Ice Recovery “In the race to find the edge in recovery time, the Cats are using a portable cooling system.”
Sunday Herald Sun, May 17, 2009
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Martyn Gets His Game on with Game Ready “An amazing therapy for equines and humans, too!”
MarthaStewart.com, May 21, 2008
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Train and Recover Like the Pros
“See how the NY Giants train and recover.”
The View, April 2008
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Bay Area Firm Gets Its Kick from Healing “The devices combine compression and cold therapy to treat strained, sprained or otherwise injured body parts.”
Oakland Tribune, June 19, 2007
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Game Ready Eyes Bigger Market “It’s much more effective than throwing an ice pack on something.”
San Francisco Examiner, May 22, 2007
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Reduce Pain, Speed Recovery
“The system delivers active compression and controllable cold therapy to assist the body’s natural healing process.”
New Jersey TechNews, April 2007
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The Freeze-And-Squeeze
“It’s a little box we can put on everything from knees to ankles to elbows.”
Cleveland Plain Dealer, March 18, 2007
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Chill Out “It’s a high-tech update on RICE (rest, ice, compression, elevation).”
Outside Magazine, March 2007
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Game Ready Articulated Knee Wrap
“One of the only applications of both cryotherapy and intermittent compression developed specifically for CPM machines.”
NATA News, Product & Services Guide, March 2007
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Game Ready Unveils Articulated Knee Wrap
“Applies both cryotherapy and intermittent compression to the entire joint.”
Journal of Orthopedic & Sports Physical Therapy, March 2007
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Wrapping It Up “Applies the same science relied upon by doctors, physical therapists, athletic trainers, and athletes.”
BioMechanics, March 2007
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Game Ready Accelerated Recovery System
“The Game Ready unit was developed by a NASA engineer and its results are other worldly!”
Trek Racing Team 19 Cycling Forum, February 19, 2007
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Brown and Ortiz: Raiders’ One-Two Punch “They even had a special Game Ready compression boot shipped in overnight.”
Dayton Daily News, February 14, 2007
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My 4-Week Quest: Run Faster “Made by Game Ready, it reduces inflammation of my joints and traumatized leg muscles.”
Wired Magazine, January 2007
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Health & Fitness: Recovery: Ice-Cold Pain Relief
“This is the Bentley of the bunch.”
Men’s Journal, December 2006
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Prankster McFadden All Smiles On, Off Field “Let’s put this Game Ready on for 20 minutes.”
Northwest Arkansas Times, November 7, 2006
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Case of the Mondays
“This machine works wonders.”
Sporting News, October 27, 2006
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Bringing “Cool” Technology to the Gridiron, Hospital and Race Track “Combining cold therapy and compression is the key.”
San Francisco Business Times, September 3, 2006
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Game Ready System Helps Joint Injuries “A new piece of equipment...is helping joint injury patients get back in the game faster.”
WIBW-TV/CBS News, June 2006
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The New Ice Age
“Whether you’re a lifter prone to the occasional muscle tweak or a weekend warrior with a bum knee…”
Muscle & Fitness Magazine, January 2006
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Allen Anticipating Early Return “The trademarked name on the compression sleeve worn by Tony Allen last night was Game Ready.”
The Boston Globe, December 1, 2005
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Bettis’ Bruises
“See how Jerome Bettis deals with the pain after game day.”
Fox Sports, December 2005
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Teams Fight Injuries Pro-Style “Forget the nurse—unless she’s from NASA…schools are hustling after high-tech medical tools…”
The Wall Street Journal, November 19, 2005
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Ice, Ice, Baby “'It's a convenient method of delivering ice and pumping action,' says Stanford trainer Charlie Miller, who has eight of the units.”
Sports Illustrated, November 14, 2005
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Vest from Game Ready Helps Surgeons to Keep Their Cool
“Keeping cool during long surgeries…is helping surgeons stay focused…”
Medical Device Daily, October 11, 2005
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Ankle Injury Delays Chesney Kickoff
“Chesney adds that he contacted the National Football League's Tennessee Titans to get a Game Ready boot…”
Pioneer Press, March 4, 2005
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Kenny Chesney Tears Ligaments in Right Ankle
“I’ve got a Game Ready boot, which we picked up from the Titans to help accelerate healing...so we’re doing everything we can.”
KennyChesney.com, March 3, 2005
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Walsh Gets Reacquainted with Gators, Vice Versa “We had this machine called the Game Ready, which compressed your ankle and made it real cold. It’s a machine that our trainer had, so I took it home with me every night and had treatment every hour.”
St. Petersburg Times, January 25, 2005
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Gators Look for Points
“Walsh practically slept with a device called ‘Game Ready,’ which is a boot filled with ice and water and helped get the swelling out of the ankle.”
Florida Today, January 24, 2005
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That’s Cool!
“Spacesuit Technology makes the leap from Moon to playing field.”
National Aeronautics & Space Administration, December 13, 2004
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Ranger Top Pick Faces Knife “Jessiman, the 12th overall selection in the 2003 [NHL] Draft, is wearing a Game Ready box on his right foot…given to him by Ranger medical trainer Jim Ramsay…”
New York Post, November 11, 2004
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Healing Torn Rotator Cuffs
“A device that pros rely on to recover from sports injuries is making its way into the high-end physical therapy and gym markets.”
Inc. Magazine, November 2004
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Cooling Tool
“The guys who are serious about getting healthy are really loving it…”
San Francisco Chronicle, August 9, 2004
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Game Ready System
“Using technology developed for astronaut’s spacesuits, the Game Ready System is designed to aid recovery.”
Bike Magazine, July 23, 2004
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Technology and the Body
“Fortunately, a friend told me about a unique ‘cold therapy’ machine called Game Ready…”
Popular Science, June 2004
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Corporate Spotlight: Game Ready
“Combine a cool idea with hot technology and the result is Game Ready...”
American Executive, April 2004
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Heat Illness Prevention Goes High Tech
“Portable cooling devices may help physicians and athletic trainers minimize the effects of heat...”
The Physician and Sportsmedicine, August 2003
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Hot Gear For Icy Treatments
“The ability to recover faster can be the difference between making a world-class competition or missing it.”
ABC News, TechTV, July 29, 2003
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On Ice
“Players are bagging traditional ice packs for a new-age electronic icing system.”
All-Star Game 2003, July 15, 2003
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Game Ready Gives Athletes Leg Up
"[Game Ready]…is using space-suit technology to help treat injured top athletes and leave the competition—ice bags and elastic bandages—in the cold."
Oakland Tribune, June 23, 2003
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Cool Therapy
"What’s good for the astronaut is good for the athlete."
ACFNEWSOURCE, KGO-TV, February 22, 2003
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Space-suit Technology Used to Help Athletes Heal Faster From Injury
"...Within seconds, ice water flows through the pads and brings relief to aching muscles and joints..."
Street & Smith’s Sport Business News, January 13, 2003
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The Cold Shoulder "Game Ready’s portable cold compress is standard rehab equipment for pro football players..."
Wired Magazine, December 2002

Investor Relations

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Healthy, Wealthy and Wiser "Healthcare equipment maker stages its own recovery."
San Francisco Business Times, September 9, 2007
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Inc. 5000 Fast Growing Private Companies in America "No. 631: CoolSystems"
Inc.com, August 23, 2007
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Temperature Modulation Enhances Care
"A look at some of the coolest, and hottest, new therapeutic technologies."
Healthcare Corporate Finance News, August 2007
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Fastest Growing East Bay Private Companies
"CoolSystems Inc.–corporate name for Game Ready–ranks #14 on the list."
East Bay Business Times, July 27, 2007
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Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year
"Game Ready CEO Tom Oliver is an Ernst & Young Entrepreneur Of The Year 2007 finalist in Northern California."
Ernst & Young, July 2007
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Cool Heads Prevail in OrthoCare and Game Ready Agreement
"The system delivers ice and compression using spacesuit technology."
BioMechanics, February 2007
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CEOs Learn Best from Other CEOs
"Tom Oliver, CEO of Game Ready, Inc., adds further insight..."
California CEO, Q4 2006
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CoolSystems Inks Distribution Agreement "Irvine's VQ OrthoCare will begin distributing CoolSystems' Game Ready accelerated recovery system to medical professionals."
San Francisco Business Times, December 4, 2006
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VQ OrthoCare to Distribute CoolSystems Product "VQ OrthoCare will begin distributing CoolSystems' Game Ready System to medical professionals."
Los Angeles Business/BizJournals, December 4, 2006
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100 Fastest Growing Private Bay Area Companies
"CoolSystems Inc.–corporate name for Game Ready–ranks #19 on the list."
San Francisco Business Times, October 20-26, 2006
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50 Fastest Growing East Bay Companies
"CoolSystems Inc.–corporate name for Game Ready–ranks #12 on the list."
East Bay Business Times, September 22, 2006
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Passion, Execution Cited as Key Elements for Start-ups
"Tom Oliver’s tips for building a start-up company..."
Medical Device Daily, March 17, 2006
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CoolSystems Raises $8.6 Million with Round of Funding
"Funding was provided by MedVenture Associates as a co-leader."
American Venture Magazine, January 6, 2006
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CoolSystems Adds a Cool $8.6M
"Sports injury device maker grabs funding to expand in post-surgery recovery."
Red Herring, December 30, 2005
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CoolSystems Raises $8.6 Million "CoolSystems Raises $8.6 Million"
San Francisco Business Times, December 29, 2005
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CoolSystems Raises $8.6 Million
"CoolSystems Raises $8.6 Million"
East Bay Business Times, December 29, 2005
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Growth Story Has Roots in False Start "CoolSystems: Growth Story Has Roots in False Start"
San Francisco Business Times, October 14, 2005
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Heavenly Pain Relief
“The Game Ready System uses NASA technology to apply cold and compression to injuries via a control unit and patented wraps.
Rochester Business Journal, February 25, 2005
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Valley Tech Competes in Olympics
"Valley Tech Competes in Olympics"
Silicon Valley Biz Ink, August 6, 2004