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3 Ways Athletes Stay Focused – And How You Can Too

Have you ever wondered what the difference was between those who went pro, and those that still just throw the football around on Sundays with friends? It’s not hard to guess: focus. But how do you actually give 100% of your attention to the task at hand? If a goal isn’t your key priority, it…

Moving Past Stalemates: What Every Athlete Can Learn From Tyron Woodley

On Saturday, welterweight world champion Tyron Woodley narrowly defended his belt from Stephen Thompson, but was denied a win from the judges. Despite having landed multiple hits, including a near-knockout and guillotine choke, Thompson was still able to connect several times with impressive power. The fight was so close that Thompson has already begun arguing…

Darren Rovell noticed LIVV’s $117,000 Kickstarter

ESPN’s Sports Business writer and expert Darren Rovell took notice of LIVV after a successful Kickstarter campaign that raised $117,000. Former OU & NFL WR Mark Clayton's wireless headphone brand LIVV raised $117K on Kickstarter. Hitting market at $349 pic.twitter.com/jmydYsVPNa — Darren Rovell (@darrenrovell) August 30, 2016

Vocativ: Helmets to LIVV Headphones

Mark Clayton had a candid conversation with Vocativ‘s Joe Lemire about the story behind LIVV’s inception and his passion for music growing up. Mark has always enjoyed engineering and told the story about his lunch with audio entrepreneur Dale Lott, who was initially skeptical of the headphone design. Mark won him over after lunch and soon…

Sound and Vision listens to LIVV Headphones

The audio industry is a crowed page but LIVV quickly grabbed the attention of Sound and Vision. A true differentiation between LIVV and its competitors is the built-in MP3 player with 8 gigabytes of storage, in addition to the Bluetooth 4.1 capabilities. LIVV Headphone Boasts Patented No-Slip Headband  

Crimson and Cream Machine: LIVV Headphones Gaining Traction

LIVV Headphones caught the interest of SBNation’s Crimson & Cream Machine, a site dedicated to Oklahoma Sooners athletics.  Mark’s work since 2012 on the brand was highlighted and has intrigued the Sooners faithful. Oklahoma Sooners Football: Mark Clayton’s Headphones Gaining Traction  

Sports Illustrated’s Tim Newcomb checks out LIVV Headphones

Mark Clayon had the opportunity to speak with Sports Illustrated’s Tim Newcomb  to discuss his journey from playing in the NFL to developing headphones for the active lifestyle. Mark spoke about LIVV’s unique SureFit band, which uses tension to keep the headphones on during any activity. Mark told Tim to look out for LIVV during NFL…

NFL Fan Pass: Gerald McCoy interviews Mark Clayton on Radio Row

Mark Clayton showed up at Radio Row celebrating Super Bowl 50. Fellow University of Oklahoma alumnus Gerald McCoy talks with Mark about why he created LIVV Headphones and some of the features. Headphones that can provide you freedom from your devices, freedom to workout as you want, and freedom to work out on land and…

USAToday Interview with Ed Baig

Mark Clayton interviewed by USA Today’s Ed Baig Mark had a great opportunity to get technical about the LIVV Headphones with USA Today’s Personal Tech editor Ed Baig.  Mark’s described his experience driving the need for a high-performance headphone for people with an active lifestyle.  One of the main features are the Surefit Band to…