MMA is a dangerous sport as it contains heavy strikes, bashing elbows and dirty grapples. This is why it is always advised to wear safety pads, even in training sessions. Severe hits to the body can be absorbed to a very fair extent, however, strong strikes to the head would be really bad and surely very hard to endure. To prevent such hard strikes and concussions it is essential to wear headgear. It is simply the best way to keep the head safe as it a sensitive area and bad damage to the head can cause severe injury. Headgears are easily available in the market and are a very good option for MMA beginners. Cheap headgears are not very reliable as much as the expensive ones.
The following are the best Headgears for MMA in the market
As the name suggests, Venum Elite Headgear is surely elite protection for the head. It is especially handmade in Thailand with semi-leather to provide ultra-comfort while fighting and also provides durability. It has triple density foam that can absorb intense blows to the head. Venum Elite Headgear is ultra-lightweight which allows easy and fast movement. It also has reinforced ear protection to prevent hard hitting to the ear which may cause cauliflower. It has open-top design and also available in several colors such as; orange, white, green and red. The market price for this headgear is $85.
Ringside headgear is a very nice addition to headgear equipment if a fighter is willing to buy one. It is very durable and made of 100% leather. It is USA boxing approved headgear too. It has a buckle chin strap for better adjustment and it has a lace on the top that makes it free size. It is very lightweight. It has cheek pads to prevent head as well as a face from injury. It is available in several colors and also available in different country flags. The market price for this headgear is $80.
Sanabul Essential Head Gear is one of the best choices in the market as its products are very well-known. The Essential Sanabul MMA Head Gear provides full safeguard to the face while training or fighting. It is size fitting and covers the entire face that means full resilience while taking strong hits to the head. It has a logo on the forehead and it comes in silver and black color the market price for this headgear is $30, which is cheaper than the others.
The RDX headgear might not be as famous as the other but it sure knows how to make a great impact on the buyers. This RDX Head has an epic foam padding that is induced with shell shock technology. This gives a really great shock absorbing ability to the fighter. This RDX headgear is great for head safety as it gives full face protection. It comes for a cheaper price if $38 and it comes in different colors such as; blue, red and pink.
Hayabusa has been into the MMA business for long and it is certainly a famous brand. This headgear is great as it provides a wider angle of view. It has chin protection and cheek of the face is covered. The low profile designs enable the fighter to move quickly around and make the protection of the head even better. Its style is amazing and so it the design as its antimicrobial lining tends to remove odors from the headgear. It is available in the market for $123.
Almost every great fighter has Cleto Reyes Classic headgear, because of its design and safety features. It is one the best headgear protector out in the market. It is made with cowhide and foam. Great quality material infused inside the headgear. It is quite expensive, but expensive products tend to last very long due to its amazing durability. There are has two straps in this headgear one of which is on the chin and the other on the crown. The headgear is built to provide a wider angle for greater vision. The market price for this headgear is $140 and it is available in many colors such as; blue, yellow, white, red and black.