Figure-eight Youth Ankle Brace
With more and more kids participating in sports and doing so at a younger age, there has been a substantial rise in sports-related injuries among children. Wearing a kid’s ankle brace for sports can help prevent your child from adding to the statistics. Or if an injury has already occurred, this ankle brace with laces can help prevent one from reinjuring it.
This lace-up ankle brace for children is made of a strong, ballistic-type nylon that is resistant to tears and wear as well as thin and lightweight. Via the laces, one can easily adjust the fit of this ankle brace for kids. All of these factors make it well suited for athletic use.
The figure-eight straps that help prevent a sprain of the ankle are made out of non-stretch nylon that is durable and lightweight.
The tongue of the pediatric ankle wrap is made of a knitted material that is breathable and cool. The knitted tongue also makes the support easier to pull onto the foot. An elastic panel in the Achilles area adds to the comfortable fit of the brace as one goes about various sports.
Those whose children have allergies will be happy to hear the youth ankle support is free of latex.
The ankle brace for athletics comes in a standard black color.
Pediatric Ankle Support for Football, Basketball, Soccer and More
Jumping, pivoting, cutting, running, and quickly accelerating or stopping – all of these movements are staples of sports and all of these can lead to ankle injuries. That is why many opt for a preventive-care sports ankle brace for children. You can also shop for orthotics by sport.
BraceAbility’s pediatric ankle brace is also an appealing alternative to taping the ankle at it achieves the same effect in less time and with less hassle if adjustments are need.
The youth ankle brace for sports is big on support but little on bulk. The brace itself is composed of a tough, thin nylon; and the straps that wrap around the ankle in a figure-8 are composed of a lightweight nylon that won’t stretch.
Kid’s Ankle Brace for Sports
There are a number of features that make this an ideal ankle brace for youths. They include:
- Figure-eight configuration supports & protects the ankle
- Ideal for preventive care as well as for treating injuries
- Eliminates the need for taping
- Nylon material of brace is thin but strong
- Straps are composed of a lightweight, non-stretch nylon
- Leaves toes and sole of the foot open
- Has an elastic panel in the Achilles tendon area in the interests of fit and comfort
- Tongue of brace is knitted and breathable
- Color: Black
- Fits big kid’s shoe sizes 2-4 (typically 6 to 10 years old)
- An adult version is also available (fits big kid shoe sizes 4 and up)
- Affordable price
Fits Big Kid's Shoe Sizes 2 - 4.5
If this ankle brace is too small for your child, try our adult Figure 8 ankle brace which fits Big Kid's shoe sizes 4 and above. This ankle brace can easily be tightened, so if your child 's shoe size is a 4 or 4.5, you may want to consider ordering the adult size Small so they can grow into it.