Do Knee Sleeves Help Arthritis?

Do Knee Sleeves Help Arthritis

  As an active exercise enthusiast and participant — with arthritis in my knees — I would never dream of starting without my knee sleeves.  So, I wasn’t surprised when I was stopped on my local walking track and asked “Do knee sleeves help arthritis”? … Read more

How Are Knee Sleeves Supposed To Fit?

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If you’re new to knee sleeves, how they are supposed to fit can be a rather daunting question? The truth is that knee sleeves should fit super tight in some applications, and just snug enough to provide compression and warmth in others. The fit depends … Read more

Are Knee Sleeves Worth It?

Are Knee Sleeves Worth It

Here’s the thing about your knees: You seldom even notice you have them or think about how you would get along without them — until they’re causing problems. Why Wear Knee Sleeves? Injury prevention during athletic events and exercise of all sorts Pain relief for … Read more

Who Should Wear Knee Sleeves [And Why]?

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When it comes to athletics, knee injuries are always a problem and a possibility. Blowing out a knee or tearing cartilage can get you out of action for a long time. But as it turns out, athletes aren’t the only people who should wear knee … Read more

Are Knee Sleeves Good For Squatting?

Are you doing heavy squats? Are you thinking of your knees and wondering if knee sleeves are good for squatting? The question is a popular one and to be honest there may not be a one size fits all answer. Whether you’re asking about knee … Read more

Are Knee Sleeves Allowed In Raw Powerlifting?

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  Before we can get into the question “Are Knee Sleeves Allowed In Raw Powerlifting?” perhaps we should talk about the difference between Raw and Equipped powerlifting. That will make it easier to see what and why knee sleeves aren’t allowed in some federations. Since … Read more

Are Knee Sleeves Safe To Use?

Your knees are some of the most vulnerable joints of your body, and using knee sleeves can help keep them safe from injury. In fact: Knee sleeves are designed and manufactured to support, provide compression and warmth in order to help prevent injuries and protect … Read more