Originally designed for power lifters but quickly adopted by the cross fit community. These neoprene knee sleeves are 7mm thick to give support, protection, compression and warmth to the knee area but still allow flexibility and movement. They are excellent for power lifting squat and heavy lifts, also great for Cross Fit WODs or any sport where some knee protection and support is needed. Knee sleeves help athletes by increasing blood flow and reducing pain, not only during but also after performance. Compression is important because a compressed knee encourages blood flow through the blood vessels of the knee. These sleeves add warmth and limit patella movement, these two things are vital in injury protection. When you are injury free your performance will increase and so will your concentration. Made from 7mm thick Neoprene with reinforced stitching these knee wraps provide extra support and warmth for your knees. The comfortable ergonomic design is robust and durable. They come in 4 sizes review the size chart to see which one is right for you.