To perform at top levels, fighters need to train at top levels, and thanks to top quality gear manufacturers like Fairtex and distributors like MMA Industries, these fighters are able to get new and improved training gear to minimize the risk of Injury.
Long Island New York (PRWEB) May 21, 2013
Mixed Martial Arts (MMA) is a demanding sport that requires athletes to participate in extremely rigorous training sessions. As the level of competition in the sport has risen to new levels, athletes have pushed their training to new levels to stay competitive. An unfortunate side effect of these intense training camps has been an increase in training-related injuries. It has been said that it is not “if” you get injured as an MMA fighter, it is “when.” These injuries are devastating to a fighter, sometimes requiring many months of rehabilitation to be able to fight again.
To combat the rise in injuries, some clubs now use professional therapists that incorporate special exercises specifically designed to prevent common injuries such as concussions.
MMA gear manufactures like Fairtex have increased their efforts to provide specialized equipment that help prevent these serious injuries. The new cutting-edge MMA gear not only provides more protection, but also more comfort and maneuverability.
Fairtex recently released three new products that are currently being offered at MMAIndustries.com.
o Widened eye opening for better peripheral vision.
o Curved padded forehand to better cover the nose and face during contact.
o Stitched forehead label removed to ensure training partners are not cut during contact.
o Velcro strap on the back is now padded.
o Padding on the inside of the headgear is now softer for a more comfortable feel during sparring.
o Lace up construction ensures a secure fit during intense sparring.
- Belly Pad
o Now Lightweight
o Advanced padding materials that include a shock dispersing multi-layer foam core.
o Buckle removed and replaced with Velcro enclosure.
- Shin Guards
o Redesigned with extended ankle protection to offer complete protection to the ankle area.
o Detachable toe and shin protector that allows user to adjust to his or her specific height.
o Both the shin and toe protector can twist 90 degrees in either direction and the toe protector can move up or down 90 degrees allowing full range of motion for any type of martial art.
o Reinforced padding has been added to the front of the shin and the toe.
o Special padded straps have been added to offer the ultimate comfort to the back of the leg.
o The sides of the shin protection have been enlarged to increase the surface area of protection on the leg.
o All metal fixtures and rough edges have been eliminated.
In order to perform at top levels, MMA fighters need to train at top levels, and thanks to top quality gear manufacturers like Fairtex and distributors like MMA Industries, these fighters are able to get new and improved mma training gear to minimize the risk of injury.