Injuries… the biggest fear any competitive athlete has to accept when stepping onto the playing field. Playing a sport takes a major toll on the body, making injuries almost inevitable. Some injuries are more common than others, depending on the sport. In the high intensity game of soccer, tearing an ACL is one of the most common and serious injuries, impacting all levels of play.
WEBTECH Knee Brace was developed by world-renowned orthopedic surgeon Dr. William Nordt and features an innovative silicone web, which is engineered to absorb the shock and help reduce pain by dispersing energy across the knee. The patented silicone web technology wraps the joint to gently lift and separate the musculoskeletal system, aligning joints and dampening shock during a variety of activities.
During the 2014/2015 school year, more than 480,000 high school students participated in interscholastic volleyball in the United States. As participation has increased over the past two decades, the number of volleyball-related injuries has risen as well. According to the American Academy of Orthopedic Surgeons, overuse of the shoulder and strains/sprains around the ankle are the most common injuries to volleyball players.
DEFENDER Skin’s innovative design and construction helps protect yourself from the bangs and bruises of hard hitting sports. But it’s also used to defend against one of the most dreaded injuries that often gets underestimated. Football, Soccer, Field Hockey and Lacrosse players might be pretty familiar with this “minor nuance”.