The EVERLAST Pro Style women’s gloves are also known as the ‘hook’ and ‘loop’ training gloves. These boxing gloves are designed for sparring and punching bag training. Since these gloves conform to the shape of the female fist, they promote proper punching. These gloves feature an increased wrist protection for a more deadly punch. The marketing slogan for these gloves is that they are “serious gloves for serious boxers”. bag gloves vs sparring gloves
EVERLAST started out during early 1900 by making swimsuits and later progressed to making boxing equipment. In 1919, Jack Dempsey, during the world boxing championship, wore the EVERLAST boxing gloves. It became a household name, and also became a brand that was to be associated with boxing. Today, it manufactures boxing equipment for both men and women. The women’s Pro Style model is a very basic one, while the Protex2 is a more advanced and more expensive model.
Functions : The EVERLAST Pro style women’s gloves are also known as the’ hook’ and ‘loop’ training gloves. These gloves are designed for sparring and punching bag training. According to the official EVERLAST website, these boxing gloves feature an increased wrist protection since they conform to the shape of the female wrist. These gloves also feature an added wrist protection for harder hitting. The women’s Protex2 boxing gloves were created with the sole intention of providing the user with an optimum quality that was not found in any other boxing gloves within the same price range. These gloves provide the user with extra comfort, protection and outstanding stability; the same things that are needed during intense training and boxing sessions.
Specifications: The EVERLAST Pro Style women’s gloves are available in a variety of sizes- 8, 12, 14 and 16 oz sizes, and the Protex2 are available in 8, 10 and 12 oz. Boxers maintain that the heavier the gloves, the more the protection. Hence, a beginner usually wears 14 or 16 oz gloves, and a professional boxer wears 10 oz gloves. Pro Style boxing gloves for women are available in two colors- pink and black. The Protex2 women’s boxing gloves are available only in pink.
Design: Both the Protex2 and the Pro Style women’s gloves are made of synthetic leather and have Velcro fasteners attached to them. The Pro Style gloves feature two layers of foam which are meant to absorb the jarring shock when a punch is delivered. The Protex2 gloves are curved at the knuckles for a more natural and comfortable fit. For increased wrist support, the wrist area is covered with a dual-panel foam collar, and the knuckle area is protected with the latest C3 foam technology which permits the boxer to deliver a power-packed punch without hurting him/herself.