"Black Paw" Boxing Gloves are built to protect the most aggressive heavyweight punchers from injury, these gloves can take what you want to give out! Whether you’re training for a professional bout, taking up personal protection or simply learning to channel your frustrations through exercise, the Valour Strike “Black Paws” are the perfect glove for you.
V-Impact foam protection:
The V-Impact condensed and professionally placed shock absorbent foam protects the whole fist upon impact. The strike wave distribution is outstanding throughout the glove, offering high levels of protection for you and your sparring partners.
Breathable mesh palm:
The ventilated mesh palm enables the glove to effectively breathe during and after use. This allows sweat and unwanted odours to escape freely. The breathable palm is truly a touch of class and a measure that is not seen in standard boxing gloves.
Attached curved thumb:
The attached thumb is a must have in any boxing glove. The simple attachment of the thumb to the core glove prevents a range of serious injuries. Using boxing gloves with an unattached thumb can cause injury to your hands or your training partners eyes. Muscle tension within the hand and wrist is also reduced due to the correct thumb positioning.
Hook & Loop Velcro enclosures:
The hook and loop enclosure is by far the most popular method on all modern boxing gloves. The hook and loop allows athletes quick and easy access, adjustment or removal of the gloves. With an ever increasing demand for quick removal during training classes, this method is a must have for all levels of training. The Velcro strapping is 3 inches wide and extremely durable.
Extended 3 inch wide strap:
The extended strap offers the best wrist support possible when striking. Creating a stable connection and preventing wrist injuries, such as sprains.
Basic Sizing Guide:
4oz- The smallest glove we offer and specifically for small children. A great pair of 1st boxing gloves that will be remembered for a life time.
6oz- A child size boxing glove that can be used by kids for numerous exercises or disciplines.
8oz- Typically used by ladies for cardio workouts and training. Also used by large children.
10oz - A great choice for hitting pads and heavy bags. Generally not to used for sparring. the 10oz glove is perfect someone with smaller hands and females.
12oz - Is a good choice for someone looking for an all around training glove thats a little lighter than the 14oz
14oz- The most common 'all rounder' glove. They are slightly lighter than the large 16oz's However, they can be used to spar without a problem.
16oz - Are the 'gym standard' sparring glove. If you're a larger person with bigger hands. 16's are pretty much the essential choice for any fighter doing live sparring.
Suitable For: Boxing, Kickboxing, MMA, Thai Boxing, Karate, Jiu Jitsu, Muay Thai, Taekwondo, Wing Chun, Aikido, Hapkido, Boxercise, Body Combat, Personal Protection, All Martial Arts.
Benefits: Boxing gloves can assist in improving punching speed, power, hand & eye co-ordination, cardio vascular levels, personal protection, fitness, weight loss & health.
“Another great bit of kit from Valour Strike, I have had these gloves for 5 months now, training 3 times a week and they are still in great condition. The thing I like most is the “mesh” palm. Loads better and a lot less sweaty.” Simon Johnson, Bath
“Needed some of my own gloves for sparing and I liked the look of these. Delievered well before the deliverey date and better than I expected for the price. Fantastic 5 stars” David Wilson, Newcastle