Designed to aid performance and recovery, lowering chances of injuries and strains. The graduated compression accelerates blood circulation, aiding muscle recovery and reduces the build-up of lactic acid. Ergonomically knitted (L+R) with MERYL Skinlife bacteria static Microfibre Yarn and SOFT COMFORT technology by LYCRA.
No matter what sport you do, more often than not, you now see professional athletes and amateurs alike wearing compression garments. Why? well, the main reason is simple they have been proven to aid your performance and, more importantly, your recovery, lowering your chances of picking up a muscle strain or injury.
So how do compression socks work? In a nutshell, Compression socks are designed to apply more pressure to the foot and ankle areas, by doing this it promotes accelerated blood circulation, which aids muscle recovery and reduces the build-up of lactic acid whilst you ride or train. This helps to prevent muscle oscillation and minimising muscle fatigue, which aids in faster recovery and helps to prevent injuries.
So what is Meryl® Skinlife? Skinlife is a Bacteriostatic fibre that does not allow bacteria to grow on it, this means the body can maintain its own natural balance, helping to keep your skin healthy. As the socks are manufactured from Meryl Skinlife, the Bacteriostatic properties have been proven to still be effective after more than 100 washes.