Shadow boxing sessions and hitting the heavy bag are a great way to warm up and get a serious workout. But what if you added weighted gloves to the workout routine? Now you have the perfect formula for getting a great fat-burning cardio and muscular endurance workout!
Weighted gloves have been on the market for a few years now, but are just starting to hit their stride. It's about time, because with their added weight, (usually 1 pound per glove,) protection for the hands and compact size, they are perfect for the home gym.
Take a look at the gloves below and find one that works for you. Be sure to pay attention to the sizes, which run the same as glove sizes, and the weight options of each.
Everlast has a long standing solid reputation in the boxing world. These gloves do not disappoint. Inexpensive, with a fixed 1 lb. weight for each glove, they are perfect for building strength/endurance, and not too heavy for a longer bag session. The 'Evergel' protects and creates a comfortable mold for the hands.
TITLE weighted bag gloves are for serious hitters! Or not. These fantastic weighted bag gloves allow you to add or remove up to 4 weights through the zippered back, for up to 3.5 pounds of total weight per glove. The gloves are made of durable leather with foam padding and gel lining. Some of the best gloves for the money.
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