In the world of mixed martial arts along with your gloves, shields and protective equipment there is a further requirement for the accessories to enable you to train more effectively. The most popular and much needed accessories are namely; hand wraps, ankle supports and gum shields. Hand wraps are an accessory used in nearly every mixed martial arts sport, they offer support and are designed to prevent an injury when training or sparring.
Ankle supports are an accessory not so specific to martial arts sports, they are worn by athletes from a multitude of sports and can be used to provide stability and strength and can reduce pain caused by any ailments to the muscles and tendons within the ankle. Gum shields again are an accessory not limited to martial arts and are widely used in all contact sports. A gum shield is a protective accessory that covers the teeth and gums to alleviate any injury.