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WHY BUY MUAY THAI GLOVES FROM FIGHTSTORE PRO?
We are a store run for fighters, by fighters. All equipment we stock goes through rigorous testing before landing on our shelves.
We check Muay Thai gloves for everything from wrist support to comfort when in use. Our team actively compete in Thai boxing and understand how subtle features on the shape or design of the glove can have an impact on performance, as unlike boxing, almost any area of the glove can be used to make contact.
MUAY THAI GLOVE SIZES - 8oz, 10oz, 12oz, 14oz, 16oz
Muay Thai gloves come in various sizes to cater to different purposes, preferences, and hand sizes. Choosing the right glove size is important to ensure comfort, protection, and effectiveness while practicing Thai Boxing & Khun Khmer.
Here's a general guide on Thai Boxing glove sizes:
- 8 oz Muay Thai Gloves: These gloves are usually reserved for competition fights and sparring among lighter weight classes.
They offer less padding and are designed for precision and speed rather than heavy impact protection.
- 10 oz Thai Boxing Gloves: These gloves are suitable for smaller individuals, typically weighing around 120 pounds or less.
They can be used for bag work, pad work, and light sparring. However, they don't provide as much padding as larger gloves, so they may not be ideal for heavy sparring.
- 12 oz Gloves: 12 oz gloves are versatile and suitable for most training purposes.
They offer a balance between padding and protection, making them a good choice for bag work, pad work, and moderate sparring.
- 14 oz Gloves: These gloves are ideal for larger individuals who weigh around 140 to 160 pounds.
They provide more padding and protection, making them suitable for bag work, pad work, and sparring.
- 16 oz Gloves: 16 oz gloves are the most common choice for sparring and general training, especially for individuals who weigh over 160 pounds.
They offer substantial padding to reduce the risk of injury during sparring sessions.
- 18 oz Gloves: These gloves are even larger and provide more padding than 16 oz gloves.
They are suitable for heavyweight fighters and those who prefer extra cushioning and protection during sparring.
When choosing the right Muay Thai glove size, it's essential to consider your weight, the type of training you'll be doing, and your personal preferences.
Keep in mind that some gyms or training facilities may have specific rules or recommendations for glove sizes during sparring sessions, so it's a good idea to check with your coach or gym staff for their guidance.
What's the difference in Thai Boxing glove ratings?
- Ounce (oz) Rating: Thai Boxing gloves are typically measured in ounces (oz). The ounce rating primarily indicates the glove's weight and padding.
The most common sizes for Muay Thai gloves are 8 oz, 10 oz, 12 oz, 14 oz, and 16 oz. The choice of size depends on factors like the user's weight, the type of training (sparring or bag work), and personal preference.
- Hand Size and Comfort: The glove should fit snugly but not be too tight. Your fingers should be able to move freely, and your hand should not be cramped. It's essential to try on gloves before purchasing to ensure a comfortable fit.
- Wraps and Hand Protection: Regardless of the glove size, it's essential to wear hand wraps underneath your gloves. Hand wraps provide additional support, protection, and help absorb sweat.
- Brand and Model: Different brands and models may have variations in sizing, so it's a good idea to consult the manufacturer's guidelines when selecting the right size for their specific gloves.
- Personal Preference: Ultimately, the choice of glove size can come down to personal preference. Some fighters may prefer a slightly heavier or lighter glove based on their individual training goals and comfort.
Kids Muay Thai Gloves
t Fightstore Pro, we have the perfect solution for young aspiring Muay Thai fighters. Our Kids Muay Thai Gloves are specially crafted to ensure both safety and performance, making them the ideal choice for young martial artists.
Key Features of Our Kids Muay Thai Gloves
- Premium Quality: We understand the importance of safety, especially when it comes to young fighters. Our Kids Muay Thai Gloves are made from durable materials to withstand rigorous training sessions.
- Comfort and Fit: These gloves are designed with the comfort of young hands in mind. They provide an excellent fit and are available in various sizes to cater to different age groups.
- Protection: With ample padding and wrist support, our gloves are built to protect young wrists and knuckles during training and sparring sessions.
- Style: We offer a range of stylish designs and colors to make sure your kids not only train safely but also look great while doing so.
- Easy to Clean: Our gloves are easy to clean and maintain, ensuring they stay in excellent condition.
FAIRTEX MUAY THAI GLOVES
Fightstore Pro is a reputable retailer for combat sports equipment and gear, and offering Fairtex gloves in your inventory is likely to be well-received by customers.
Fairtex Mauy Thai Gloves are a reputable, respected choice for Boxers and athletes in various other combat sports, and their gloves are known for their quality and durability.
Customers who are looking for high-quality Muay Thai gloves may appreciate having Fairtex as an option when shopping at Fightstore Pro.
If you have any specific questions or need assistance with providing information or marketing for Fairtex gloves in your store, feel free to ask, and I'd be happy to help.
HOW LONG UNTIL I RECEIVE MY ORDER
At Fightstore Pro, we understand the importance of timely delivery.
We're pleased to offer expedited shipping options on all Muay Thai Gloves, including next-day shipping, for select items in our inventory.
This means that if you need your gear in a hurry, you can count on us to get it to you promptly.
But that's not all. We believe in keeping you informed every step of the way.
Once your order is placed and dispatched, we provide regular updates to ensure you're in the know about its progress.
You'll receive notifications at key points in the shipping process, from the moment your order is prepared to the moment it's on its way to your doorstep.
And the convenience doesn't stop there. We also offer a tracking service that allows you to monitor your Thai boxing journey in real-time.
With this feature, you can see exactly where your package is and estimate its arrival time, giving you peace of mind and allowing you to plan accordingly.
Thai Boxing Glove Shape & Design
The unique and multifaceted nature of Muay Thai, which involves strikes with fists, elbows, knees, and shins, has greatly influenced the design of Thai Boxing gloves.
- Extended Padding: Muay Thai gloves often feature extended padding that covers not only the knuckles but also the entire back of the hand. This extended padding offers added protection when blocking kicks or checking kicks, which are common techniques in Muay Thai.
- Open Thumb and Fingers: The open-thumb and open-finger design of Muay Thai gloves allows fighters to grip, clinch, and grapple effectively. This is crucial for controlling an opponent, delivering knee and elbow strikes, and performing clinch work, which is a significant part of Muay Thai.
- Wrist Mobility: Muay Thai gloves provide extra wrist mobility, which is essential for clinching and parrying. The long, secure wrist straps allow for a secure fit while still enabling a wide range of wrist movement, necessary for clinching with an opponent, defending against strikes, and countering effectively.
- Durable Materials: Thai gloves are constructed using durable materials to withstand the rigors of intense training and actual fights. This durability is important because Muay Thai fighters need gloves that can endure not only punches but also strikes with elbows and knees.
- Versatile for All Techniques: Muay Thai gloves are designed to be versatile enough for all the techniques used in Muay Thai, from punching and kicking to clinching, grappling, and defending against various attacks. This versatility is crucial for a sport that encompasses a wide range of techniques.
- Secure Closure System: The hook-and-loop (Velcro) closure system in Thai Boxing gloves ensures that the gloves remain securely fastened during the fast-paced and dynamic action of Muay Thai bouts.