In 2012, QALO's owners found themselves newly married, loving life and hating their wedding bands. While appreciating what the traditional wedding band symbolized in their marriage, they found it to be completely impractical for their active lifestyle. <br> <br>They searched far and wide for a more practical ring that would allow them to showcase their commitment to their marriage while still catering to their active lifestyles. While they didn't find the solution they were looking for, they did find that they weren't alone in their frustrations. From the gym to the ocean and the court to the course, a more functional wedding band was in high demand. <br> <br>From there, it became their mission to create a solution. After days of working through materials and evolutions of the ring, they found that a medical grade silicone wedding ring would be the answer to their problem and QALO was born.