How do you know what size shin guards to get?
The larger the shin guard size, the longer and wider they are to accommodate larger leg diameters. Shin guards should fit from just above the bend of your ankle when you flex your foot to a couple of inches below the knee.
How long should Muay Thai shin guards be?
Twins Special Size Guard Chart
|Small||11.5″ (29.2 cm)|
|Medium||13″ (33 cm)|
|Large||14.5″ (36.8 cm)|
|X-Large||16″ (40.6 cm)|
What size are medium shin guards?
Shin Guard Size Chart
|Size (in inches)||Manufacturer|
|XS||3′ 11″||5′ 5″ or shorter|
|S||4′ 7″||5′ 5″ – 5′ 7 1/2″|
|M||5″ 3″||5′ 7 1/2″ – 5′ 10″|
|L||5′ 11″||5′ 10″ or taller|
What size MMA shin guards do I need?
However, as a general guide, if you’re a smaller fighter (Under 5’8) you can use a medium sized shin guard, large is for an average size range (roughly 5’8 to 6’0) and extra large for heavyweights. REMEMBER that the sizing varies depending on the length of your shin.
What do you wear under shin guards?
Wear the Right Socks It’s a good idea to wear soccer shin guards with socks. However, the socks you wear are your choice. Some soccer players like ankle socks, while others prefer long shin socks that cover their calves and go up to the knees. Full-length socks are best for shin guards with no straps.
Do you wear soccer socks over shin guards?
Knee-length Soccer Socks League rules require that socks cover the entire shin guard for the entire game, so players must choose knee-high athletic socks that accommodate the shin guard and also pull up high enough to cover it entirely.
Do socks go under shin guards?
Shin guards are worn under the socks, so don’t put them on yet. Position the shin guards correctly. If your shin guards have ankle pads, they should cover the bony sections on both sides of your ankle. Be sure your shin guards are properly positioned before moving on, or you risk a serious injury.
What kind of shin guards do muay thai use?
YOKKAO Shin Guards evolved through constant refinement with feedback from our professional team and fans, to deliver the ideal sparring-training experience for Muay Thai and all kickboxing sports. Our shin guards are defined by performance-driven features including stress-resistant closure straps, non-slip interior and protective composite padding.
How big do YOKKAO shin guards need to be?
YOKKAO Shin Guards are measured in standard sizes from XS to XL. Our shin guards are designed to provide extended protection from the feet right up to the knees for maximum protection. For the best results, use our sizing chart to determine the recommended size that will fit most comfortably and remain secured under all training conditions.
What kind of shin pads do I Need?
Generally speaking, there are two types of shin pads that you can choose from and one is vastly more popular than the other. Leather or synthetic leather shin pads, with velcro straps are the one you will see all the time when it comes to training and these will be the ones that we recommend that you buy.
How much does a Fairtex shin pad cost?
Fairtex are hand made in Thailand as always and they’ve been around for so long that we know exactly how they age and these are perfect shin pads for beginners and professionals alike. They are nice and lightweight, come with a nice, simple design in various colours and they will cost between 50 and 70 dollars which is great value.