What are Thai kicking pads?
Muay Thai pads are large rectangular pads that can be fixed to the arm to withstand kicks, knees, elbows and punches. They are an essential piece of equipment for any Muay Thai enthusiast.
Are Muay Thai kick pads durable?
Yes! Since these pads are prone to lots of punishment, they are extremely durable and made from tough materials.
What should I consider when purchasing kick pads?
There are all sorts of kick pads available on the market, so it is important to choose the right ones for your needs. Some things to consider are: shape (curved design is better for smaller fighters), material (Buffalo leather, synthetic leather or canvas), design (e.g. padded straps or not) and price. Higher quality pads feature more cushioning and padding, which are perfect for serious trainers or personal trainers and coaches training clients.