Boxing Gloves Morgan City LA

Gloves are worn to protect your hands and reduce any shock delivered to your wrists, elbows and shoulder joints. Boxing gloves weighing 16-ounces supply adequate protection for beginners and those who choose to spar.

Skipper's Sporting Goods
(985) 384-8121
7558 Highway 182 E
Morgan City, LA
 
Hibbett Sports
(985) 399-8133
1201 Highway 90 E
Morgan City, LA
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(318) 797-9110
7543 Youree Drive
Shreveport, LA
 
Jean Leigh Academy Of Dance
(225) 664-1809
10980 Laird Lane
Denham Springs, LA
 
Lafayette Shooters Wilderness & We
(337) 988-1191
Lafayette, LA
 
Footspeed
(985) 395-5000
845 Highway 90 E
Morgan City, LA
 
Scelfo's Sporting & Marine
(337) 828-3776
527 Willow St
Franklin, LA
 
Dick's Sporting Goods
(225) 766-9100
9330 Mall Of Lousianna Blvd
Baton Rouge, LA
 
Sports & Company
(318) 322-0055
1201 Lamy Ln
Monroe, LA
 
Sports Avenue
(985) 868-2589
5953 W Park Ave
Houma, LA
 

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Cheap boxing gloves are the equivalent of novelty running shoes. Would you do a 30-minute session on the treadmill in backless, platform, patent leather runners? Not without breaking your neck!

When it comes to purchasing boxing gloves, taking a cheap shot isn't an option. Gloves are worn to protect your hands and reduce any shock delivered to your wrists, elbows and shoulder joints. Boxing gloves weighing 16-ounces supply adequate protection for beginners and those who choose to spar. They should also fit snugly but comfortably. Since you should always wear hand wraps under your gloves for added protection, bring them along and wrap your hands before trying on boxing gloves.

There are 4 important factors to bring to the ring when choosing boxing gloves:

Size Boxing gloves are available in small, medium and large sizes. Medium will generally fit the average woman's hands; while large will fit the average man's hands.

Weight Boxing gloves range in weight from 10 to 20 ounces. Professional boxers want lighter gloves for faster punches, so they generally choose 10-ounce gloves. However, for basic training and beginners 12- to 16-ounce gloves are recommended. Keep in mind that heavier boxing gloves provide more protective padding.

Material Boxing gloves are either of leather or synthetic construction. In the long run, leather gloves cost a little extra, but they'll last twice as long and offer better protection and support.

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