Tennis is a sport with a high rate of injury. Tennis-injuries.com claim that statistics show a full 30% of all tennis participants will suffer some sort of tennis injury each year. Sprained ankles and strains are at the top of the injury list.
Misalignment in the feet and ankles affects overall body alignment and efficiency, impairing balance, the ability to turn quickly, stretching, swing and comfort.
Tennis is a sport that requires sudden burst of speed, quick footwork, hard ground strikes and the ability to turn and stretch to in order to return the ball to your opponent. Misalignment in the feet reduces a players’ stamina and shock absorption.
The sudden sideways movements that are required during tennis can cause the ankle to twist while keeping one's balance under speed and hard ground strikes is difficult even for professional players. To help prevent tennis injury and provide you with more comfort FootBalance has developed the FootBalance ‘Game’ insole. The FootBalance ‘Game’ is designed to offer greater shock absorption, better stability and injury prevention. The FootBalance ‘Game’ is the first FootBalance insole to feature the new PORON® XRD™material. PORON® XRD™ is the choice for extreme impact protection. Comfortable, flexible, and lightweight, PORON® XRD™absorbs more than 90% of energy when impacted at high strain rates.
FootBalance custom molded insoles fit effortlessly in your tennis shoes providing a snug fit for your feet, keeping them in place and aligned, helping prevent your feet slipping within your shoes and preventing injury caused by tennis shoes that do not fit the contours of your feet.