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Susan Kohout

Why Bigger Knee Pads Are Not Always Better

January 14, 2009 at 18:40
A common misconception people make when purchasing knee pads is they think the bigger the pad the better the protection. In reality you only need to protect your patella from getting injured, the surrounding area is naturally padded. Anyone who has ever injured their knee cap can testify how debilitating the pain can be. While it is extremely important to have good knee protection it is also important that the knee pads allow you to conduct your maneuvers without hindering your movement.... Read More »