Benefits of Compression Wear for Running | ZeroPoint Compression

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Compression wear for running has many benefits as Compression clothing and gear, whether for athletic or medical use, is usually composed of 20% spandex and 80% nylon to fit the body area snuggly to prevent the muscles from moving in a harmful way. The clothing also increases blood circulation as well as lymphatic fluids. To know more visit us at:


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www. Benefits of Compression Wear for Running OK so we all have that visual of the senior citizen wearing that knee-high skin colored rubber-like socks. Guess what those people were ahead of their time and are now getting a good giggle because compression gear is now all the rage — especially compression wears for running The original types of compression stockings were sold in drug stores and were used for circulation and vein issues such as varicose veins diabetes and arthritis. Today’s compression gear while still being used as a remedy for those afflictions have seen a complete revolutionary makeover. No longer do they come in a single style and color. Today’s compression is stylish and range from socks to shorts to shirts. As stated compression is still used for medical issues. The debate continues about the benefits for athletes however that is due to the limited number of current studies that have been done concerning compression for sports. What Is Compression Gear and What Does it Do Compression clothing and gear whether for athletic or medical use is usual composed of 20 spandex and 80 nylon to fit the body area snuggly to prevent the muscles from moving in a harmful way. The clothing also increases blood circulation as well as lymphatic fluids.

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www. The reduction of muscle oscillation or movement is said to reduce the wasting of energy and also helps maintain proper alignment of the body. The increased blood circulation can help improve and sustain performance and speed recovery. Why Compression Wear for Running Some say that compression gear is a mere placebo however even if the benefits may not be entirely true most athletes embrace any type of confidence boost. Any runner especially those training for distance knows that it’s all about training consistency. And this in turn means discovering tools that can help recovery speeds and reduce the risk of injury. So in terms of training compression may actually help with long-term training impacts more so that a single run. Here are some of the benefits of compression wear for running that recent studies have pointed out: • Elevates blood circulation • Can reduce muscle damage caused by exercise • Speeds the recovery process • Can remove lactic acid quicker • Improves endurance • Improves oxygenation • Controls body temperatures Runners have reported reduced ankle edema along with preventing calf cramps when wearing compression gear. There are several different types of compression wear for running and it might be a good idea to consult with the professionals at ZeroPoint Compression for the best gear for your style of running. For instance compression tights are good for those who may suffer from sore glutes and calf muscles. Socks can help make your shoes feel larger which may not be beneficial for some runners. Other runners may benefit from wearing sleeves and/or shirts. If you want to know more about the benefits of compression wear for running just ask ZeroPoint Compression ZeroPoint was founded in 2009 based on the idea that every athlete at every level has the right to be the best version of them. We constantly apply research science and sophisticated product development with universities athletes and sports labs to create the world’s best compression products.

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www. Our name is derived from the concept that each day is an opportunity to begin at your new ZeroPoint. Our products give you the confidence and ability to test your boundaries and go for One More whatever your sport. One more run One more lap One more set………… ZeroPoint is a world leader in using the most sustainable materials in apparel. The fabrics are made using 85 repurposed nylon waste collected from landfills and oceans. A highly sophisticated polymer process is used to turn this material into Econyl fabrics. ZeroPoint realizes sustainability isn’t a goal but a way of thinking and being. Information Presented by: Mike Kilchenstein Zeropoint Compression Email: Phone: 435-250-3500 Address: 4174 N Forestdale Dr. Suite E Park City UT 84098 Web:

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