For your “New Year’s Resolution” stories, I wanted to share some of the most popular and new fitness products from Shock Doctor and Cutters Gloves, including: •Shock Doctor’s new flavored mouthguards – Flavor Fusion •Core Compression Sleeve for all athletes •Impact Shirt and Shorts for adult and youth •An all new line of Cutters batting gloves that are just hitting store shelves now •A new V-Flex Ankle Brace from Shock Doctor’s Performance Sports Therapy line •Also below is a release about the new Shock Doctor insole line, which features options for athletes by court, skate or cleat or for walking, running, training and hiking.
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NEW! FLAVOR FUSION MOUTHGUARDS Price: $12.99 Flavors: Orange, Fruit Punch, Blue Raspberry, Lemon Lime, Bubblegum, Mint Sizes: Youth (strapped, strapless); Adult (strapped, strapless)
NEW! CORE COMPRESSION SLEEVE Price: $14.99 Sizes: Adult XS, Adult S, Adult M, Adult L, Adult XL Colors: White, Royal, Black, Red, Navy Product Description: The Shock Doctor 772 Core Compression Sleeve, provides compression support for athletes in a variety of sports including baseball, softball, basketball and football. Our Core Compression Sleeve can be a game changer; through Compression Support it keeps muscles supported, helping to enhance your performance and endurance throughout the game. What good is a compression sleeve if it doesn’t fit right? We designed the Core Compression Sleeve with Performance Fit, which means the sleeve pattern contours with your arm for ultimate comfort through your full range of motion; to further enhance the fit we added a comfortable No-Slip Silicon grip on the bicep hem to make sure the sleeve stays in place on your upper arm. Form fitting compression for muscle support. Wicks away moisture to keep you cool and comfortable. Integrated antimicrobial technology.
NEW! V-FLEX ANKLE XT Price: $49.99 Size: Right or Left; S,M,L Colors: Black; White Product Description: The Shock Doctor 855 V-Flex Ankle XT Brace is the most advanced hinged ankle brace on the market today. More supportive, better fitting and with extra ankle stability, the V-Flex Ankle XT Brace will keep you performing at the highest level with the peace of mind of knowing you’re protected. Unlike other hinged ankle braces, the V-Flex Ankle XT solves a common problem of heel movement by incorporating our advanced X-Fit Wrap heel-lock strap. This strap locks your heel and foot in position similar to taping for the ultimate stabilized support. Features include: Advanced X-Fit Wrap heel-lock strap: ultimate support for the ankle Comfortably aligns with the foot and ankle; ergonomically contoured to fit the leg naturally Integrated Antimicrobial Technology to reduce odor causing bacteria; Brace Performance Level: offer superior stability and support, targeted for major ligament sprains, muscle strains and unstable joints allowing for use as necessary for both prevention and recovery
NEW! ULTRA SHOCKSKIN 5-PAD EXT THIGH IMPACT SHORT Price: $64.99 Size: Youth M, L; Adult XS, S, M, L, XL, XXL, XXXL Colors: Black/Grey or White/Grey Product Description:The 598 Ultra ShockSkin 5-Pad Impact Short is the lightest and most breathable impact short on the market. Up to 30% lighter and more breathable than other impact shorts, it’s the only short you’ll need to stay fast and fully protected all game long. These shorts feature our proprietary ShockSkin technology. Unlike other foam pads that lay flat, we utilized specifically placed channels and flex points so ShockSkin pads will flex and contour with your hips and thighs through every run, cut and tackle. Lightweight ShockSkin protective pads contour and move with your body 5-Pad thigh, hips and tailbone impact protection AirFlow mesh for maximum breathability
VELOCITY SHOCKSKIN YOUTH BASEBALL SHIRT Price: $49.99 Sizes: Youth S, Youth M, Youth L, Youth XL, Youth XXL Colors: White/Grey Product Description: Shock Doctor recognizes that with higher performance in youth baseball there is a need for better protective solutions. Our 706 Velocity ShockSkin Baseball shirt provides dual density ShockSkin foam pad coverage positioned on the chest without sacrificing comfort or breathability. Our Pure-Vent System amplifies airflow in the padded chest region while the Motion 360 mesh incorporates variable stretch materials in the shoulder allowing for unrestricted movement. Top of the line Velocity apparel, it’s lightweight, incredibly breathable and exceeds all your comfort and protection expectations. High impact ShockSkin Pure-Vent padding on chest. Motion360 unrestricted movement. Airflow cooling technologies. Extremely lightweight and breathable.
NEW! LEAD-OFF, B220 COLORS: White/Black, White/Navy, White/Red, White/Royal DESCRIPTION: All synthetic/machine washable. C-TACK Performance Grip Material Patches that adapt to each player’s bat grip. Reinforced Palm Patches to provide added durability in common wear spots. Micro-Tex Embossed Synthetic Palm Material. 40 mm elastic strap for secure fit. SIZING: Youth, Adult PRICING: $29.99-Adult; $21.99- Youth
NEW! POWER CONTROL, B440 COLORS: Black/White, Solid White, White/Black, White/Green, White/Maroon, White/Navy, White/Orange, White/Red, White/Royal DESCRIPTION: All synthetic/machine washable. C-TACK Performance Grip Material Patches that adapt to each player’s bat grip. Reinforced Palm Patches to provide added durability in common wear spots. Micro-Tex Embossed Synthetic Palm Material. 40mm elastic, Lycra-Lined Strap for secure fit and enhanced comfort. Pre-Curved fingers for natural fit and feel of holding the bat. SIZING: Youth, Adult PRICING: $39.99- Adult $29.99- Youth NEW! PRIME COMMAND, B030 COLORS: Solid White, White/Black, White/Navy, White/Red, White/Royal DESCRIPTION: Lightweight all leather feel for traditional feel and comfort. Premium Micro-Tex Etched Cabretta Leather Palm. Lycra Material on back of hand for maximum comfort and breathability. Pre-curved Finger Design for a more natural grip on the bat and feel of holding the bat. 40 mm elastic, Lycra-Lined Strap for secure fit and enhanced comfort. SIZING: Adult PRICING: $39.99
NEW! PRIME HERO, B350 COLORS: Black/White, Solid White, White/Black, White/Navy, White/Red, White/Royal DESCRIPTION: Ultimate combination of traditional leather feel and C-TACK Grip. Premium Micro-Tex Etched Cabretta Leather Palm. Lycra Material on back of hand for maximum comfort and breathability. Pre-curved Finger Design for a more natural grip on the bat. Elastic, Lycra-Lined Strap for secure fit and enhanced comfort. Perforated C-TACK Performance Grip Material Patches that adapt to each player’s bat grip. SIZING: Adult PRICING: $49.99
NEW SHOCK DOCTOR INSOLES Superior Performance and Protection Through Game-Changing Technology Shock Doctor (www.shockdoctor.com) , the #1 mouthguard company in the world and leading innovator of performance sports protective technology and equipment, presents their all-new, revolutionary line of Performance Sport Insoles (www.shockdoctor.com/products/insoles) designed specifically to meet the needs of athletes by their particular sport. Broken into two categories, the Shock Doctor Active Line includes the Ultra, Impact and Performance insoles for running, hiking, walking, training, while the Sport Line features technologically superior insoles for Cleat (football, baseball, golf and soccer), Court (basketball, tennis), Skate (hockey, inline). Available in women’s and men’s sizes, the insole collection offers users a pro-active solution to protecting feet and joints from injury while maximizing performance. Enhancing athletic performance, protection and recovery, the insoles are designed to allow athletes to compete at the highest level without sacrificing comfort or support. “While other insoles force wearers to choose between comfort and support, Shock Doctor’s innovative, game-changing technology incorporates the perfect balance of shock absorption, stability and support into every model eliminating the need for compromise,” says Tony Armand, CEO of Shock Doctor. The technology and features incorporated into many of the insoles include: •ADAPTIVE ARCH TECHNOLOGY - Flexes vertically and horizontally to adapt to any foot shape for the perfect fit, protection and natural shock absorption. •BIOMECHANICAL CONTOURED DESIGN - Comfortably shapes to your foot for superior comfort & support. •FULL-FOOT SHOCK ABSORBING FOAM - Provides cushion and comfort. Can reduce joint fatigue and pain so you can train/play longer and harder. •LIGHTWEIGHT SUPPORT CAP - Cradles your foot for superior support, balances skate power and resists lateral torque. •MID-FOOT SHOCKDOME™ - Relaxes foot and can help relieve Plantar Fasciitis. •AIR/FXTM ANTI-MICROBIAL TOP-COVER - Reduces friction and controls odor. •BUTTERFLY CONTROL BAR™ - Regulates medial and lateral movement to stabilize and align the foot, and control pronation. Below is the complete collection of
ALL NEW SHOCK DOCTOR INSOLES:
CLEAT INSOLE - $19.99 FOR FOOTBALL, BASEBALL, SOFTBALL, GOLF AND LACROSSE CLEATS The surface of most athletic fields is pretty uneven and inconsistent. During the game, athletes make off-balance, unstable cuts while wearing hard soled cleated shoes. These shoes create cleat pressure and don’t provide a lot of comfort for the foot. The Shock Doctor Cleat Insole is specifically engineered to reduce the stress on athletes' feet and lower body joints so they can move quickly, make confident cuts and never lose a step on uneven soft surfaces. •Designed for football, soccer, baseball & LAX athletes •Disperses cleat impact pressure •Better balance and support on uneven surfaces •Weighs less than 2oz •5mm thin
LOW PROFILE CLEAT INSOLE - $19.99 FOR TIGHT FITTING SOCCER AND FOOTBALL The surface of most athletic fields is pretty uneven and inconsistent. Tight fitting soccer and football cleats can be uncomfortable. During the game, athletes make off-balance, unstable cuts while wearing hard soled tight fitting cleated shoes. These shoes create cleat pressure and don’t provide a lot of comfort for the foot. The Shock Doctor Low Profile Cleat Insole is specifically engineered to reduce the stress on athlete's feet and lower body joints so they can move quickly, make confident cuts and never lose a step on uneven soft surfaces. •Designed to fit narrow cleats •Disperses cleat impact pressure •Better balance and support on uneven surfaces •Weighs less than 1.6oz •3mm thin
COURT INSOLE - $19.99 FOR BASKETBALL, TENNIS, VOLLEYBALL AND OTHER COURT SHOES Whether it’s wood, blacktop or other hard court surfaces, hard courts are, just that, hard. More importantly, basketball, tennis and volleyball players put their feet and lower bodies through a tremendous amount of pounding and side-to-side stress. The Shock Doctor Court Insole is specifically engineered to reduce the stress on athletes' feet and lower body joints so they can move quickly, make quick cuts & stops and never lose a step on hard surfaces. •Designed for basketball, volleyball and tennis athletes •Disperses hard-court impacts •Can reduce foot and ankle fatigue caused by hard cuts •Weighs less than 2oz •5mm thin
SKATE INSOLE - $19.99 FOR HOCKEY, FIGURE AND INLINE SKATES When you’re racing down the ice, it’s important that you get the most out of each stride. In addition, hockey players and inline skaters put their feet through a tremendous amount of pressure and side-to-side stress. The Shock Doctor Skate Insole is specifically engineered to reduce the stress on athlete's feet and lower body joints so they can move quickly, make quick cuts & never lose an edge. •Designed for hockey players and inline skaters •Maximizes power transfer across entire skate blade •Can reduce foot and ankle fatigue caused by hard cuts •Weighs less than 2oz •5mm thin
ACTIVE ULTRA INSOLE- $39.99 ULTIMATE ALIGNMENT, STABILITY AND SHOCK ABSORPTION FOR ALL SPORTS AND ATHLETES For Athletes who demand higher-impact performance and full-foot alignment through their entire stride for the most long-lasting support and stability. •Ultimate alignment, shock absorption and stability for all sports •Full-foot alignment, Maximum shock absorption, stability and support •Increased motion control aligns and stabilizes entire foot to reduce joint fatigue •Helps relieve plantar fasciitis pain •5 mm thin
ACTIVE IMPACT INSOLE - $29.99 INCREASED PERFORMANCE FOR LONGER RUNS AND HIKES AND HARDER SURFACES For Athletes who demand higher-impact performance for longer and harder activities. •Increased performance for longer hikes & walks and hard impact surfaces •Increased comfort, Maximum shock absorption, stability and support •Absorbs jarring shocks from hard impacts and longer runs and hikes •Weighs less than 2oz •5mm thin
ACTIVE PERFORMANCE INSOLE- $24.99 INCREASED PERFORMANCE FOR ACTIVE RUNNING, HIKING, WALKING AND TRAINING For Athletes who demand superior performance so they can run, train and play harder and longer. •Increased performance for active running, hiking, walking and training •Superior comfort, shock absorption, stability and support •Reduces wear and tear on your feet, ankle and knee joints •Weighs less than 2oz •5mm thin
ABOUT SHOCK DOCTOR SPORTS Trusted by youth, amateur, and pro athletes in a growing number of sports including hockey, baseball, football, basketball, lacrosse and more, Shock Doctor Sports manufactures, markets, distributes and sells under the brand names Shock Doctor® and Cutters Gloves®. With an athlete-centric approach, Shock Doctor Sports is committed to developing game-changing technology, revolutionizing the industry and raising the standard for technical and functional performance. The number one mouthguard company in the world for over a decade, Shock Doctor is the undisputed market leader in premier mouthguard technology and is known as the creator of fearless, performance-driven sports protection equipment. Made with their exclusive C-TACK™ Performance Grip Material, Cutters Gloves is an industry leading line of gloves and accessories for football and other sports including baseball, fitness, golf and soccer. Shock Doctor Sports products are available in over 9000 retail locations in over 50 countries worldwide. Corporate headquarters are located at 110 Cheshire Lane, Suite 120, Minnetonka, MN 55305. For more information, visit www.ShockDoctor.com and www.CuttersGloves.com.