How not to make a mistake in the right choice and not get injured in training.
The main differences between boxers and wrestlers
They differ in appearance design elements:
- Suitable for boxing.
- In the height of the product, which should be much higher.
Attention! But modern types created for non-professional sports can have different heights.
In the sole. Of great importance is the pattern on the sole.
There is no backdrop.
The material of manufacture.
The weight of the shoe.
The history of sports shoes
Dive Coffman, a martial arts historian, said the fight came 150 years earlier than boxing. And the roots of the history of boxing, argue that boxers have acquired a more modern look in the twentieth century.
Reference! And the shoes themselves looked like sandals on straps. In winter, the straps were supplemented with fur to maintain the warmth of the legs. But after a while, the equipment acquired a modern look of the 21st century.
Boxers are made from suede, leather, synthetic materials.
Wrestling shoes are made of lightweight synthetic materials, leather substitutes, which also have a mesh insert.
The height of boxing shoes is significantly lower than that of wrestlers who tie shoelaces above the ankle, and thus prevent injuries to the legs in the ring. Sometimes wrestlers use Velcro, with which they hide their shoelaces, entering the ring.
The sole of boxers and wrestlers
In boxers, the sole has a pattern of Christmas trees that allow you to quickly move around the ring . They have optimal traction during lunges, as well as inclined movements.
Attention! The drawing has circles.
Advice! Buy equipment only in specialized sports stores, so you can avoid fakes.