SUPPORT THE ANKLE JOINT The comfort of the support around the ankle joint is provided by the round structure of the bamboo fibres which are non-irritating and don't crease when worn. The product helps to support and protect the joint and surrounding soft tissue during activity and exercise.
ANKLE COMPRESSION AND SUPPORT The unique composition and intricate weaving techniques used in the production of the ankle support help apply a comfortable yet critical level of compression. The yarn also has a cross section filled with micro gaps which allows the fabric to breath and eliminate sweat build up during exercise use like running, all while continuing to provide you support while being worn.
FOOT AND ANKLE BLOOD FLOW Bamboo charcoal supports have been scientifically proven to increase blood flow by 40% more than ordinary supports. Enhancing performance while dramatically decreasing your running recovery and rehabilitation periods.
COMPOSITIONNylon 62% | Bamboo 23% | Spandex 15%
When can I use the ankle support?
The ankle joint is vital in almost any form of activity like running and walking and for those suffering with sprained ankles, tendonitis, plantar fasciitis, achilleas tendon issues or arthritis which without support and compression can cause discomfort and pain.
The Bearhug ankle supports provide runners, walkers and athletes with an effective way to support their foot, heel and lower calf, while increasing blood flow and reducing aches, pains, inflammation and swelling from Achilles tendon, arthritis, running and sprain injuries.
The Bearhug bamboo ankle support provides compression to the lower leg and Achilles tendon increasing blood flow, enhancing performance, assisting with rehabilitation and recovery while providing pain relief for conditions like sprained ankles, tendonitis and arthritis which can come from running and walking.
The ankle support can be used to accelerate recovery and rehabilitation from running and walking ankle sprain, foot injury, Achilles tendon strain with the bamboo properties increasing blood flow. This increased blood flow from the compression, support and bamboo help provide pain relief from arthritis and sprain joint soreness.
Some sports & activities that ankle supports can be useful for:
Running Walking MMA Football Hockey Rugby Triathlon Gymnastics Weightlifting
How does the ankle support work?
Bearhug use bamboo charcoal in a unique composition within their Ankle supports. Bamboo charcoal supports have been scientifically proven to increase blood flow through the joint, foot and achilles tendon compared to ordinary supports.
This increased blood flow drives oxygenated blood to the ankle joint flushing out any toxins in the foot which helps your ligaments, tendons and soft tissue repair quicker while providing pain relief and reducing inflammation and swelling for activities like running and walking.
Measure the circumference of above the ball of your ankle with your foot resting flat on the ground.
If you are between sizes it is advisable to go for the larger size.
Personalisation is available on a variety of items and includes printed initials, names and numbers.
Select the shirt printing option from the drop down box if available and fill in the fields with the exact information you require. Please double check all spelling and number choice as what is entered is final.
Our expert team with over 20 years of shirt personalisation experience will select the font and vinyl colour that best matches your product selection.
The shirt printing process normally takes us less than an hour to complete so does not affect your dispatch time. Bespoke design ensures the name and number fit perfectly on your choosen rugby kit.
Initials - £3 - Up to 3 characters, usually printed underneath the brand logo or on the hem on shirts. Printed above the brand logo on shorts or below on track pants.
Names - £6 - Up to 12 characters, printed across the shoulders.
Numbers - £6 - Up to 3 numbers, printed across the back.
Name & Number - £10 - Up to 12 characters for the name and 3 for the number. Printed across the shoulders and back.
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