Whether you're a novice or professional fighter, Academy Sports + Outdoors is the undisputed champ in boxing and MMA gear. From boxing gloves and boxing mitts to sparing gear, we got it all. Before you get into the ring, make sure you have us in your corner.
Having all boxing gear in the world is good but at the end of the day the single most important piece of equipment is the boxing gloves. Everything starts and finishes with your boxing gloves. Incorporating forefront engineering, for example, refined glove shape providing finger flexibility and hand protection.
Before your next sparring session, make certain you have the right gloves, as well as have the right hand wrap. When you are punching a heavy bag or punching bag you run the risk of damaging you hand and wrist. The padding in the gloves isn’t even enough to cushion the blow to prevent injury. The hand wrap is meant to wrap around the wrist, palm and base of thumb to maintain the alignment of the joints, giving strength to soft tissue of the hand when punching. Find other protective gear including headgear, mouth guards and other safety equipment.