Gyms are beginning to reopen around the world, but frequently with restrictions and safety precautions. Some of the most common safety measures are social distancing, capacity limits, and requesting that members wear face masks. This is especially true of indoor gyms, which are more conducive to the spread of COVID-19 when compared to outdoor gym spaces. [Read more…]
Powerlifting Gear & Equipment Reviews
Gear reviews and recommendations for lifters looking to take their performance to the next level. Only the best products are featured here!
Find the best knee sleeves, shoes, and more. List of approved equipment by fed.
The Signature Gold wrist wraps by Titan have been my preferred choice of powerlifting wrist wrap for the last several years. [Read more…]
Mark Bell’s Sling Shot has become synonymous with a big bench press and has quickly become one of the most interesting – and fun – pieces of gym equipment available.
Due to their overwhelming popularity, several variations were made. This can make it tricky to know which Sling Shot you should buy. Fear not: it’s not nearly as tricky as it looks. [Read more…]
IPF and USAPL approved list of gear, updated for 2020.
Understanding what equipment is approved for use is an essential part of any powerlifting competition. If a piece of gear is not approved for use in a given powerlifting federation, an athlete will not be permitted to use it on the platform.
This guide covers all approved powerlifting gear for the IPF and USAPL. [Read more…]
Rehband Knee Sleeves have long been a popular choice amongst lifters and often used as a benchmark against which other knee sleeves are compared (see: Rehband Knee Sleeves vs. SBD Knee Sleeves).
Nordic Lifting Knee Sleeves have been gaining in popularity though, especially as a more budget conscious option.
Today we’ll be comparing: [Read more…]