If you are an athlete, you must have experienced or observed around you that ankle sprain is an inevitable part of practice and competition. When your heart is racing against time in the crucial moments of the game, it is human to lose that extreme mind-body connection, resulting in injury.
While it is essential to ace the game, you can’t afford to neglect safety, which brings us to the most interesting subject of discussion around the ankles - brace or not to brace. While you may hear a couple of sports enthusiasts talk about the impact of ankle support strap on agility, but it is always better to make research-proven and medically assisted choices. With the overwhelming amount of information out there, it is obvious to make a confused and medically uninformed decision. Hansaplast brings you the Sport Ankle Brace for strong ankle support. It is designed to offer compression and support to relieve pain associated with ankle sprains, chronic ankle instability and symptoms of overuse. It is made with breathable, dual stretch power knit material for comfort, which also fits comfortably in shoe. Additionally, it also helps to prevent re-injury.
Lateral ankle sprains are reported to be the most common injury that impacts the performance of athletes. In severe cases, the impact of injury is such that it can damage and separate the bones - tibia, and fibula.
If you still have qualms about wrapping your ankles in a brace, then we have listed medically proven benefits to help you make a better and informed choice. Read on to learn more about the benefits of wearing ankle cap for athletes: