Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

Weight-lifting gloves?

Thinking about buying some fitness gloves because my hands & wrists take a lot of abuse in powerlift class. Can anyone recommend a good brand, maybe something with gel padding in the base of the thumb?

Answer Question
 
zorrokat

Asked by zorrokat at 1:03 AM on Oct. 28, 2009 in Diet & Fitness

Level 2 (13 Credits)
Answers (3)
  • I have some NIKE ones no gel but they are perfect and have had them for quite a while.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 1:29 AM on Oct. 28, 2009

  • You might need some lifting straps for your wrists, I don't think gloves will help them much. I'd ask some of the other lifters in you class. Do they use gloves?

    PS. Come join the Work it Out Sexy Mama group! We need more heavy lifters there!
    Blueliner

    Answer by Blueliner at 2:27 AM on Oct. 28, 2009

  • Oh and another great place to ask questions like this is www.bodyspace.com, they have tons of forums, women's lifting forums, power lifting forums, etc. look me up if you join! bluelinersgirl
    Blueliner

    Answer by Blueliner at 2:29 AM on Oct. 28, 2009

Join CafeMom now to contribute your answer and become part of our community. It's free and takes just a minute.
close Cafemom Join now to connect to other members! Connect with Facebook or Sign Up Using Email

Already Joined? LOG IN