From monthly archives: September 2018

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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 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...