Chances are that at some point towards the beginning of your training you were told you need hand wraps to wear underneath your gloves. Hand wraps of course make your hand safer, but not many people actually know how they do that.Continue reading Why do you need to wear hand wraps for Boxing, MMA, Muay Thai and other combat sports?
We use them every time we go training and rely on the protection they offer to not damage our hands when we’re hitting pads (or the odd face or two), but how many times have you stopped to think about what’s giving you that protection?Continue reading What’s Inside A Boxing Glove?
How do you know you’re using the right size or weight boxing glove? If you ask most brands they’ll usually tell you it all depends on either your weight or the size of your hands, but is that always the case? Should you use the same weight gloves for both fitness work like pads or a heavy bag, as you would use during sparring?Continue reading How To Tell What Size / Weight Boxing Gloves You Need
When it comes to combat sports, there’s almost always some form of glove involved. There are a load of different types of glove, but they all share a common purpose – making things safer. That said, there are negative sides to using boxing gloves, leading some groups to agree that bare knuckle boxing is actually safer overall.
In this article we’re going to take a closer look into why we use boxing gloves in the first place. To understand what protection boxing gloves provide, it’s important to look back at what the sport of boxing was like before the introduction of boxing gloves and other safety measures.Continue reading What protection do boxing gloves provide?
With the popularity of boxing, rise of mix martial arts and ever increasing number of people taking up striking martial arts theres been an increasing demand for the boxing gloves that stand out from the crowd.Continue reading How Are Boxing Gloves Customised?
Looking to get into boxing? In this videos we break down all the essentials you’ll need to pick up.
Our latest video takes a close look at the Engage E-Series Boxing Gloves.
Our latest video takes a close look at the Infinitude Online Boxing Glove Customiser.
In this video a member of the Fight Quality team takes a look at the Infinitude Fight Raptor Xtreme Pro Custom Boxing Gloves.
In this video a member of the Fight Quality team takes a look at the Sting Orion Competition Premium Boxing Gloves.
Following on from our last article all about the copycat problem in the boxing industry, where we talked about the prevalence of fake products on sites like ebay, we thought we’d provide you guys with a quick guide on how to spot a pair of fake gloves. You can get very in depth on individual brands, and there are plenty of YouTube videos doing exactly that, but this guide is designed as a quick checklist to consider before you buy yourself a new pair of gloves.Continue reading A Quick Guide To Spotting Fake Boxing Gloves
In recent weeks, Rival Boxing CEO Russ Anber vented his frustration towards a certain Adidas boxing glove release, which shared a few too similarities with Rival’s own boxing gloves. It’s not our place to comment on the legitimacy of this claim, but it did get us wondering whether this is just a symptom of a bigger issue across the boxing industry.Continue reading Is there a Copycat Problem in the Boxing Equipment Industry?
When it comes to women’s boxing gloves, the truth is there’s a lot of misinformation out there.Continue reading 3 of the Best Women’s Boxing Glove Brands
Martial arts and veterans tend to share a common ground; a number of big names in MMA are ex-military, including Brian Stan, Martin Stapleton, Paul Daley, Randy Couture and of course Tim Kennedy, who’s still serving his country. It doesn’t just stop with professionals though – a lot of veterans find that the discipline, comradery and physical challenge of martial arts training helps them with transitioning from military to civilian life. Liz Carmouche, who served three tours in Iraq as a Marine Corps helicopter mechanic, has said in interviews that without her MMA training she would have struggled a lot more when she left the military, and may not have become the person she is today.Continue reading FQ’s Favourites From The Hayabusa ‘Back to Class’ Sale
Here at FQ we’re about performance as much as looks. A great pair of boxing gloves needs to look good but also serve its purpose. That being said, there’s always going to be part of us that loves the feeling of taking an amazing looking pair of gloves out of your gym bag and feeling your training partners envious looks.Continue reading The Most Beautiful Boxing Gloves on the Market
We thought we’d try something a little different for our latest video. We’ve taken the hard shots, so you can make sure you’re protected.
Our latest video takes a close look at the Sidekick Ultimate 3.0 Boxing Gloves, ahead of our upcoming review.
Worried you’ll miss when your favourite fight brand releases an amazing new line of gear? We bring you a monthly round-up of the latest fight gear ranges released by all of your favourite brands, so you can see all the best new fight gear all in one place.
Whether it’s for Boxing, MMA, Kickboxing, Muay Thai or other combat sports, make sure you keep up to date with the latest gear and equipment each month. Check out the other New Fight Gear round-ups here.Continue reading New Fight Gear – July 2019
In this video a member of the Fight Quality team takes a look at the Phenom Elite SG-200 Boxing Gloves.
Something we’ve noticed through our time reviewing equipment here at fightquality.com is that the combat sports market is somewhat lacklustre when it comes to ethical training equipment.Continue reading A Guide To Non-Leather/Vegan Boxing Gloves