What are gloves?
The gloves are a specific complement for the gym and strength sports, with the aim of improving workouts, so that they protect our palms of the hands, avoid calluses and other injuries.
The gloves help to protect the palms of the hands and wrists, depending on the type of glove chosen. In addition, they can be used in different strength sports such as fitness or crossfit.
It is common that, due to sweat, the barbell or dumbbell can slip out of our hands. The gloves improve grip strength, and prevent this situation from occurring. The materials used are breathable and resistant over time
Calluses are common in people who do not train with gloves: they can cause discomfort, pain and other types of injuries: gym gloves protect against their appearance while providing extra comfort to your hands.
What are gloves for?
- They prevent injuries : they provide sufficient protection to prevent calluses or wrist injuries.
- Better grip : prevents the bar from slipping, optimising training and avoiding interruption of the exercise due to perspiration.
- Preserve hygiene : avoid direct contact with each machine or accessory in the gym, as it is used by a large number of people.
- Wrist reinforcement : lifting and moving heavy objects can negatively affect the wrist. Gloves with wrist braces can help protect them, as well as prevent aggravation if you already have an injury.
Which gloves to buy?
You can find a wide variety of different models of gym gloves, depending on the coverage, material or purpose. Among them:
Traditional gloves without wristband : provides support from the beginning of the wrist to the middle of the palm. This is the most recommended option for people who do not want to have wrist support.
Gloves with gel : they provide greater comfort to our hands due to the gel placed in the inner part. They avoid the discomfort caused by the barbell or dumbbell.
Gloves with wrist support : these are the gloves that provide the best support. They help to avoid wrist injuries or, if they already exist, to prevent them from worsening.
How to know the right glove size?
The size of the selected glove may vary from one model to another.
Generally, they are classified in sizes such as: S, M, L or XL. In case of doubt, do not hesitate to contact Nutrimarket.
Depending on the glove chosen and the manufacturer, it may have a different size than your usual gloves. It is recommended to follow the manufacturer's instructions and the tables or guides with the corresponding measurements provided in each glove, for a better fit and grip.
Where to buy gloves?
In Nutrimarket you can find a wide variety of gloves to use in the gym, resistant to training, in different sizes, so that they fit perfectly, as well as different variants according to the material of preference.