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Mti Martial Arts Gear

Written by Sierra Rein
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MTI martial arts gear are made by a company known for quality protective sparring and competition equipment. The MTI brand has been worn by masters and students of many martial arts. They are perfect for those training to become the best in tae kwon do, kung fu, karate, or any number of combative arts.

Most MTI martial arts gear contains headgear, footgear, shin guards and gloves. They are all made from a dipped foam that is 1/2 to 3/4 inch deep, protecting the skin and bones from any dangerous force given by a punch or kick. Headgear can be purchased with up to 1 inch of protective foam padding, keeping excessive energy from knocking the brain around in the skull.

Measuring Yourself for MTI Martial Arts Gear

It is very important to measure your body in order to choose the right size gear, whether you are purchasing MTI headgear or buying a series of MTI sparring sets for your school. Headgear should be based on the head circumference, footgear by the traditional measurement or by the length from the heel to the toe, and punching gear by the distance across knuckles. Bring this information to a local martial arts store or contact an online supply source, and you're in business.

You may question why one should spend hard-earned money on sparring gear, especially if someone is supposed to become a master in the martial art he chooses. However, even champions of martial arts wear protective gear during training, warm ups, and even during tournament fighting. After all, who wants to endure potentially permanent damage or even death while enjoying their art? It is better to protect oneself and leave the danger to actual self defense.

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My name is Andrew Ahlsten and I am a Karate practitioner. I am a clinical Kinesiologist and I am a 3rd Degree Black Belt with the JKA. I emailing you to let you know I have just finished writing a book and I am very excited it has been released! It is called Bridging the Gap: Introducing Science and Conditioning to the Art of Karate.

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