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Kickboxing Shin Guards
Kickboxing Shin Guards
Having Kickboxing Shin Guards are an essential requirement for you to properly train whether you are a beginner or a pro. Having a high-quality pair of Shin Guards are needed so you can protect your ankles, feet and of course your shins while kicking. It’s important that you invest in some MMA Shin Guards especially if you are a beginner because it is very likely that your shins aren’t conditioned. Also, you will probably need to invest in some thicker Kickboxing Shin Guards (not slip ons) to get that extra protection and so you aren’t constantly getting shin injuries. You may hear that it is good to try condition your shins but it’s best to save that for when you are practising on a bag and not for sparring/kicking a partner.
Other Kickboxing Products We Offer
Boxing Gloves – These are probably one of the most important parts of your kit bag, make sure you have high-quality gloves at the right size to keep you and your training partner safe. The right gloves will provide you with comfort and protection as well as speed and durability. It’s crucial you have the right gloves for sparring, bag work and for competitions (if you are competing). Heavier gloves (14oz or above) will be essential for sparring or bag work.
Mouth Guards – Dental injuries are very common in combat sports and it’s crazy to think that a very small investment can prevent a very expensive and timely treatment but it’s true! We have a wide selection of Mouth Guards / Gum Shields for adults and children in different colours and designs.
Head Guards – When it comes to investing in a high-quality Head Guard, this should be one of your biggest priorities to make sure you don’t suffer from any head injuries after sparring. You may not need it every training session, but you should always have it in your training bag just in case. Our top of the range Head Guards offer great protection for your temple, cheekbones and jaw.
Ankle Supports – Kickboxing requires a lot of lateral movement which makes your ankles vulnerable to injuries by landing on it wrong. As a result, ankle supports are extremely important and should be worn at all times to prevent sprains.
Hand Wraps – This piece of Kickboxing equipment will protect your hand and wrists from injury. Here at the Minotaur Fight Store, you can choose from the classic Hand Wraps or Hand Wrap Gloves so you can slip them on faster and easier.
Kickboxing Shorts – Kickboxing Shorts are important to have so you are able to perform specific techniques. The shorts are much shorter in length so they don’t restrict the leg extension of a fighter.
For your first Kickboxing Shin Guards purchase, use the discount code “MFSDC10” to get 10% off your whole order!
History of Kickboxing
Kickboxing is a Japanese hybrid Martial Art using both elements of punching and kicking. The art was developed by adapting techniques from Karate, Western Boxing and Muay Thai. Kickboxing originated in the 1960s in Japan and acquired practitioners in America within the next 10 years.