Kids MMA Shorts, Muay Thai Shinguards, MMA and Boxing Gloves
How do I buy the right MMA Gear (Mixed Martial Arts Gear) for my kid? Which equipment should I choose? And what are the best options for my kid? These are some of the questions to be considered when trying to figure out where to get started buying kids MMA, Thai and Boxing equipment. Mixed Martial Arts, Muay Thai and Boxing are amazing sports for children to get involved. Promoting self discipline, helping to develop confidence and a great social activity, kids martial arts is increasing in popularity.
To help you ensure your child has the correct equipment for the sport they wish to partake in we have put together a simple buyers guide that will help you decide on what is best and why. Read more
Head guards are commonly used in kids boxing classes to provide an additional level of protection during partner drills or sparring. There are different styles of head guards available but the main purpose is to protect the head from injuries. We recommend the Revgear kids combat series head guard due to the large amount of padding and a design that has been specifically manufactured for children.
Kids Gum shield
This is a mouth protective gear, inserted in the mouth. Its main purpose is to protect the gum and the teeth by covering them to prevent and reduce injuries that may occur to teeth, arches, lips and gums. Gum shields are an in expensive yet vital piece of kit and should be the first piece of equipment purchased. Fitting a kids gum shield is simple and involves placing the gum shield in boiling water before moulding. Gum shields come with a comprehensive set of instructions for fitting so always check the packaging before attempting to mould the kids gum shield.
Kids Rash guard
Rashguards are used mainly in No Gi BJJ and MMA classes, they help to protect against friction when in contact with an opponent, mat or cage wall. The advantage of a kids rashgguard over a tshirt is the material, the material a kids rashguard is made from will not stretch or rip compared to a standard t shirt that is not designed for combat sports.
Kids MMA Gloves
Kids MMA Gloves are small open-fingered gloves and they offer protection to the user but leave the fingers available for grappling techniques. The open fingered style glove does not offer as much protection as kids boxing gloves however offers the opportunity for grappling exchanges. Kids MMA gloves should be used when advised by a qualified instructor and are not suitable for bag or pad work.
Kids MMA Shorts
Kids MMA shorts can be worn for Boxing, MMA, Thai or BJJ. They are made from a more durable material than regular shorts and provide a full range of movement allowing for both stand up and grappling techniques to be practised without restriction.
Shingauards are worn in Muay Thai or Kickboxing to protect the shin against injuries. Kids MMA Shinguards are commonly made from a lightweight material and often incorporate a sock style design. Kids Muay Thai shinguards incorporate a strap design, with two straps securing the kids Thai shinguard in place on the calf and a third elasticised strap set round the bottom of the foot.
Kids Boxing Gloves
Used for partner, bag and pad work kids boxing gloves are designed to protect a Childs hands when training. Our range of Revgear Kids boxing gloves are specifically designed for kids featuring a design that includes Ultra-lock hook and loop enclosure allowing the glove to be easily put on and taken off.