Category: Skiing

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Skiing

Benefits of a Knee Brace for Snowboarders

As a snowboarder, you likely realize the unique challenges and stressors that your body face, especially for those who prefer more demanding slopes. In this blog post, we delve into the world of snowboarding and how knee braces can help protect snowboarders knees from unnecessary damage. Understanding the Strain on Knees in Snowboarding Snowboarding is an exhilarating sport demanding agility, ...
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Skiing

Benefits of Knee Braces for Skiers

For avid skiers, the feeling of gliding down glistening snow-covered slopes is unmatched, but the strain it puts on the knees is a reality that cannot be disregarded. In this article, we’ll dive into the key benefits of knee braces for skiers, and towards the end, we’ll introduce a standout option – the Ascender. Supporting Your Joints Knee braces are ...
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Knee Brace Benefits

Knee Supports While Skiing

Knee injuries are, unfortunately, an inevitable occurrence for many during skiing season. The ski slopes’ incline and slipperiness mean that accidents and their resulting injuries can happen anytime. To ski, one requires a lot of coordination and balance; however, even the most experienced skiers can experience injuries or accidents. The knees are particularly vulnerable to damage as they are directly ...
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Knee Brace Education

What’s The Best Knee Brace for Skiing?

Skiing is a sport many enjoy during the winter months, but it can be especially tough on your knees. If you’re looking for a way to protect your knees while skiing, a knee brace is a good option. This article will uncover the best knee braces for skiing and how to choose the right one for your needs. Knee braces ...
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Education

Should I Use a Knee Brace for Skiing?

Knee injuries from skiing are common during the winter season. According to research from the University of Vermont School of Medicine, an estimated 17,500 skiers tear an anterior cruciate ligament (ACL) every year; and thousands more sustain some other type of knee injury while skiing. If you plan on hitting the slopes soon, consider wearing a knee brace for skiing. ...
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