- Sparring Gear
Molded lightweight chest guard by 9-time Martial Arts World Champion Christine Bannon-Rodrigues. Coverage of critical areas while maintaining maneuverability. High, above-the-hip cut to reduce shifting when sparring. Ideal for sport karate tournament circuits that require chest protection for competitors 17 and under. Ultra lightweight with excellent mobility, this chest protector provides protection and shock-resistance with high-density 1" thermoformed polyethylene. Above-the-hip design reduces chest guard displacement when holding chamber position. Open back with elastic crisscross strapping. Easy on/Easy off over the head wear. Adjustable snap buckle at waist ensures a secure and comfortable fit.
I have to send back the first one. The medium was like a child size. Had to get an XL to fit and I am 5'7" 168lbs. It fits good and I think I'll be able to manuever in it well but I haven't been able to use it yet. All indications are that it will work for my needs. Keith on 30th Jun 2015