Heroes Figure of 8 Straps reduce stress on the wrist and forearms allowing you to concentrate more on technique and working the targeted muscle. Unlike regular lifting straps, our figure 8 straps can be adjusted at any stage point during the exercise without having to loosen the straps grip on the bar.
These weight lifting support straps are excellent for preventing injury when doing heavy bench press, overhead press and other weight lifting movements. They are also great for use after injury for supporting sore or painful wrists during rehabilitation. These can also be useful as a quick wrap underneath boxing gloves.
• Features Elastic Thumb Loop and Extended Length Velcro Closure.
Recently the kettlebell has become a very popular exercise tool amongst professional sportsmen, fitness trainers, boxesr and martial artists as kettlebell training delivers a completely different and modern approach to a fitness workout! Working with kettlebells increases strength, endurance, speed, challenging both one's muscular and cardio system with dynamic, total-body movements. If you want to tone up, burn fat, increase your aerobic capacity or strength it can all be done with a kettlebell. Fitness-Mad's Kettlebells have an oversize powder coated handle that gives excellent grip whilse allowing for a fluid motion. The base of each kettlebell is colour coded and covered with a heavy duty vinyl coating that looks great and also protect the floor from damage.
Which Kettlebell To Start With
If you are not sure which weight you need, as a rough guide
Fit Women (excl athletes) from 6Kg -12Kg
Men new to strength training should start with 8 - 12Kg
Fit Males used to Strength Training 12Kg - 16Kg
Athletes & Weight Trainers 20 - 24Kg
Heroes canvas heavy duty lifting straps takes you to a new level in lifting, great for shrugs, deadlifts, rows and strong man events and will increase the intensity and effectiveness of your workouts and are an essential part of any serious trainers kit.
Full Product Description
Turn your door frame into a workstation with our deluxe doorway gym. Use the bar high in the doorframe for pull ups, crunches and chin ups or, at the bottom of the door frame for sit ups and an abdominal workout. Double action opening makes the door gym quick to set up and the large non-marking pads ensure a secure grip and prevent damage to the door frame. Foam grips add extra comfort. Includes support brackets and basic exercise guide.
Maximum user weight 100kg.
Suitable for door widths from 63cm to 100cm with a door jam of at least 6cm.
Not suitable for door frames made of soft wood, door frames in Stud (Plasterboard) walls or door adjacent to a window frame.
Not warranted for commercial use
Only to be used in conjunction with brackets supplied. Bar must be tightened firmly within brackets before exercising.
The brackets must be attached to the door frame with screws provided.
Get extra protection for your shoulder and reduce hip pain when using your barbell with our thick barbell pads. Simply add one to your weight training barbell to prevent pain from regular use. Protects your shoulders and hip bones and makes working with heavy weights much more comfortable.
These Fitness-Mad weight lifting knee support wraps are perfect for competitive powerlifters and bodybuilders to support the knees. Designed to be wrapped around the knees to help reduce stress and pulling foreces on the quadricep tendons, thus reducing the risk of tearing your tendons or quad muscles. Elasticated with Velcro tabs so they remain secure whilst training with a useful foot loop to slide on over trainers for easier wrapping.
Velcro for quick release & adjustment
Foot loop to help stay in place whilst wrapping
Length per wrap - 167cm
Supports knees to reduce stress on joints & tendons