SoloRolo - Myofascial Release Ball

Therapeutic Tool for Myofascial Release and Trigger Massage

An Inside Glimpse Into the Development of SoloRolo's Myofascial Release Ball

SoloRolo early Design sketches
Initial SoloRolo design sketch

Product Design Requirements

Physiotherapist, John Pathrose, came to Design 1st with a product idea for a self-massage tool to help with trigger point massage to alleviate pain. John required full product development support, including design, engineering, prototyping, packaging, and manufacturing setup.

Engineering Challenges

After choosing a design direction, the Design 1st team began detailed engineering to define the materials, size, components, and manufacturing method. This process unrevealed several tough design challenges.
SoloRolo Manufactured parts
Prototype housing for product testing
solorolo retail packaging box design
Packaging of final product ready for market

Product Results

Through creativity and technical understanding, the Design 1st team developed an award-winning product that:

From concept idea to the #1 selling myofasical release tool on the market in under one year!

“Design 1st’s designers and engineers demonstrated the right creativity and technical understanding, managing the entire product design process from idea to manufacturing.”

John Pathose
Inventor and Founder, Solorolo Inc

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