Spin Master’s Air Hogs Brand is Honored by the Parent’s Choice Awards

Air Hogs Hypertrax and Air Hogs Skywinder Win Fun Stuff Award

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Air Hogs Skywinder

'This is a tremendous honor and proves we are creating innovative and fun products year over year,' said Ben Gadbois, Global President & Chief Operating Officer of Spin Master Ltd.

Toronto, ON (PRWEB) May 13, 2014

Spin Master Ltd., Canada’s largest children’s toy and entertainment company, announced today its famed RC brand, Air Hogs™, is the proud recipient of two “Fun Stuff Awards” (Hypertrax™ and Skywinder™) from the Parent’s Choice Awards®, the nation’s oldest nonprofit consumer guide to quality children’s media.

“This is exciting, Air Hogs is celebrating its 15th Anniversary this year,” said Ben Gadbois, Global President & Chief Operating Officer of Spin Master Ltd. “To receive the recognition from Parents Choice, one the most recognizable consumer awards, is a tremendous honor and proves we are creating innovative and fun products year over year.”

HYPERTRAX™
Grip it and rip it with the unstoppable terrain conquering treads of the Air Hogs Hypertrax! Drive over any obstacle with this double-sided, high-speed all-terrain vehicle! Whether grass, dirt, sand or gravel, the Hypertrax’ tread gives maximum grip for incredible performance. Using 2.4Ghz communication, the Hypertrax lives up to its name in both indoor and outdoor conditions. Race, jump, flip and drive as the independent suspension system navigates the toughest terrain.

SKYWINDER™
Unleash the never before seen flight pattern of the Air Hogs Skywinder! Toss it into the air and prepare to be blown away as it swoops, loops, dives and hovers in mid-air! This unbelievable R/C stunt rocket is incredibly easy to fly and like nothing you’ve ever seen! Just squeeze the trigger and watch as its counter rotating blades effortlessly pull off incredible stunts. Its flexible design makes it a perfect fit for indoor flight. And its crash resistant materials allow the Skywinder to stand up against emergency landings. Bend the rules of gravity and hit the skies with the twisted flight of the Air Hogs Skywinder! The Skywinder is priced at $29.99 and is available for kids 8 and older.

The Parents’ Choice Award judges are experts in areas of industry and interest, from dinosaurs to digital media and from mathematics to making mayhem. The Parents’ Choice Awards committee members hail from families across the country. Their product evaluation process is lengthy and comprehensive. It’s a multi-tiered process with its roots in a four page questionnaire that queries developmentally appropriate content and challenges, the product’s design and function, the educational value, long-term play value, and the benefits to a child’s social and emotional growth and well being.

For additional information, please check out our website, http://www.spinmaster.com.