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Wall Padding

What is a G-Max Rating?

When a player hits a wall surface, the impact is absorbed either by the playing surface or the player's body. The harder the surface material is, the greater the likelihood that a player will sustain an injury.

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Ask These MLB Players What Happens When You Hit a Wall With No Padding

MLB has had its share of major league injuries over the past few years. Many of these injuries occurred as a result of a player colliding with a wall that was not protected. And, as you might expect, these injuries could have been prevented had the organization responsible for the facility placed field wall pads along the wall or fence. If you are considering investing in wall pads for the safety of your male and female athletes, then read these cautionary tales below. They should help you make the right decision for your players.

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It’s Basketball Season: Are Your Players Safe?

Wall pads prevent injuries by absorbing the shock that a player feels when colliding against the hard wall surface. As a coach or athletic facility manager, keeping your basketball players safe during the season is your top priority.

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How Safe is Your School's Old Padding?

Safety is the most crucial element of athletic competition. Coaches, sports complex managers, and school administrators all have a responsibility to provide a safe environment for all athletes in sports such as basketball, volleyball, football, and baseball. With the newer padding, you can avoid injuries that students often susta

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Add Athletic Wall Pads to Your Post-Season Renovations

If the season for your sport is now over, you may be considering what type of upgrades or additions you are going to make to your basketball gym, volleyball court, or even your baseball or football field. Since you make most renovations after the season, now is the perfect time to invest in wall padding for your facility.

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Where are Athletic Wall Pads Needed?

The underlying premise upon which gyms, fields, or other facilities are designed should be to protect the welfare of athletes and ensure they are not exposed to physical risk in any aspect of execution. Thus, athletic facility planners and school administrators have a tremendous responsibility to keep athletes safe from harm and injury during a sporting event or practice. When building a sports complex, all parties involved should consider every inch of the facility and where the risk of injury may be present.

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How Thick Should Field Wall Pads Be?

When it comes to investing in wall pads, your priority should be safety and impact absorption. Therefore, you’ll need to choose pads that have the appropriate size and thickness. Thick pads prevent injuries and also offer a decorative option for the back wall or fence.

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What Are the Physical Effects of Running Into a Wall?

What do Tim Tebow, John Wall, Venus Williams, Patrick Ewing, Michael Jordan, Martina Navratilova, Joe Montana, Mookie Betts, and Babe Ruth all have in common (other than they play sports)?

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Field Pads Aid in the Fight Against Sports Concussions

Concussions have become a significant problem in sports. Fieldwallpads.com offers a safe and professional solution for concussion prevention. Contact us today to find out more about our safety products.

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Branding: Your Secret Weapon for Building Your Fan Base

Branding is a key component to marketing your sports team and filling your stadiums. Field Wall Pads provide an opportunity for you to boost your team’s brand.

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What is a G-Max Rating?

When a player hits a wall surface, the impact is absorbed either by the playing surface or the player's body. The harder the surface material is, the greater...

Ask These MLB Players What Happens When You Hit a Wall With No Padding

MLB has had its share of major league injuries over the past few years. Many of these injuries occurred as a result of a player colliding with a wall that...

It’s Basketball Season: Are Your Players Safe?

Wall pads prevent injuries by absorbing the shock that a player feels when colliding against the hard wall surface. As a coach or athletic facility manager...