SBD Storm Knee Wraps

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Style Training
Length 2m

SBD Storm Knee Wraps Features

Manufactured with proprietary elastics designed specifically for SBD for maximal squatting. Featuring a track design woven into the wrap for secure and tight wrapping.

  • Sold as a pair.
  • IPF approved with the maximum width (8cm) and with the maximum length (2m) permitted in IPF competition. A 2.5m length is available for training and unrestricted events.
  • Features a proprietary track design for secure and tight wrapping.
  • Maximal elongation for increased revolutions.
  • High elastic strength for maximum support and rebound.
  • Manufactured in Great Britain.

    Training – A very supportive wrap designed for self-wrapping during training, for repetitions and competition use.

    Competition – An extremely strong wrap, intended for intermediate to elite athletes, who will be wrapped by their coach.

    We recommend hand washing the wraps with warm water and a mild detergent, and then allowing the wraps to air dry.

    FAQs

    Wrapping your knees can be beneficial for lifting, particularly during heavy squats and other leg exercises. Knee wraps provide support and stability to the knee joint, potentially reducing the risk of injury and enhancing performance by allowing you to lift more weight. However, it is important to use them correctly and not rely on them excessively to prevent weakening of the knee and surrounding muscles.

    The primary purpose of knee wraps is to provide support and stability to the knee joint during heavy lifting. They help to increase the compression around the knee, which can enhance performance by creating a rebound effect at the bottom of the squat. This can allow lifters to handle heavier weights safely. Additionally, knee wraps can help to reduce strain on the knee ligaments and tendons, potentially preventing injuries.

    Knee wraps should be worn during heavy lifting sessions, particularly when performing exercises such as squats, leg presses, and other movements that place significant stress on the knee joint. They are particularly useful for powerlifters and competitive athletes. It's best to use knee wraps during maximal effort lifts rather than during every training session, as overuse can lead to dependency and weaken the knee and surrounding muscles.

    It is not advisable to wear knee wraps all day. Knee wraps are designed for short-term use during intense lifting sessions. Wearing them all day can restrict blood flow, cause discomfort, and potentially lead to skin irritation or other issues. For daily support, consider using knee sleeves or braces that are designed for extended wear and provide more moderate support.

    Knee wraps should be snug but not excessively tight. They need to be tight enough to provide the necessary support and compression, yet loose enough to allow some degree of movement and prevent circulation problems. If knee wraps are too tight, they can cause numbness, tingling, and restricted blood flow, which can be counterproductive and potentially harmful. It's important to find a balance and adjust the wraps as needed for comfort and effectiveness.

    Orders are typically processed and dispatched within one to two working days, but we do endeavour to dispatch orders placed before 12:00 Monday to Friday on the same day. You will receive email notification once your order has been fully processed and your parcel is ready to leave our warehouse.

    NI and ROI delivery

    Orders are shipped by DPD on a next working day service across Ireland.


    Postage and packaging rates

    Orders under £ / €99 = £ / €5.00
    Orders at £ / €99 or above = Free

     

    As the Irish retailer of SBD Apparel, we only fulfil orders being placed in Ireland (ROI and NI)

    Orders cancelled after dispatch of the goods will be refunded only once the items are returned to us, and may be subject to a deduction for postage and packaging costs. Items must be returned within 30 days from receiving the goods. Cancellations must be made by email (toInfo@sbdireland.com), quoting your order number.

    Defective goods

    All SBD Apparel products undergo a stringent quality control process; we expect our products to live up to the highest standards, and guarantee our products against manufacturing defects.

    If a product does not live up to your expectations, please contact us atInfo@sbdireland.com and include your order number, name and delivery postcode. As an SBD retailer, we are authorised to assess warranty claims. Warranty claims must be accompanied by proof of purchase.

    Let us know what you think of your items. If you are not satisfied your purchase can be replaced at any time or returned after 30 days. All of our products come with a 30 day free return and one year manufacturers guarantee against defects.