Fire Team Fit Lifting Belt and Rip Toned Wrist Straps!! Must haves for any lifter especially as you go heavier in weight and start feeling the pressure!
First I’m going to go over the Fire Team Fit Lifting Belt.
Currently retailing on Amazon anywhere from $16-$28. Prices vary on size and color.
This is the first time I have ever used or purchased a belt and i’m amazed and immediately fell in love with it. Day 1 using it the very first time I hit a new PR. I primarily got this belt because I could feel as I was getting heavier in squats I was feeling back twinks from the weight… the weight was causing my form in my back to lean too far forward or back. I’m not quite sure which, but ever since I’ve been using the belt I have 0 back pains and no problems whatsoever. Since purchasing and using this belt I have gone up about 10-20lbs in my squats. It helps me feel extremely secure and safe, allowing me to go heavier without being afraid as I do work out by myself.
Not to mention it is comfy and the sizing is 100% correct. I purchased the XXS, which they call their ‘youth’ size. I have a 23-24in waist and the XXS is advertised as (26″=29″ around navel.) If you scroll up you can see the front overlapping a little because I am small…but the belt still works and I don’t even notice or feel any discomfort from that. I also feel it is the perfect width and size for me since I always see some monstrous ones and i’m tiny haha.
Another reason to support Fire Team Fit is because they are a Veteran owned and operated small business. I love supporting small businesses especially those who are military, ex-military, or the like.
Now the Rip Toned Lifting Wrist Straps.
Currently retailing for $9.97 on Amazon, varying colors as well but all the same price.
(Wish I got the camo!! I don’t think they had that when I purchased these 😦 )
The reason why these stuck out to me was because of the price, the claim that they are cotton padded, and all of the positive reviews, especially how positive out of over 2K reviews.
Another awesome thing with these is the first time when using them I hit a new PR with deadlifts! They allow me to have amazing grip so I don’t get cut short on my reps due to losing grip at all. These are comfortable and haven’t bothered me at all which is a nice bonus. They are also pretty long straps, I believe this is the full dimension: (LxW) 23 1/4” X 1 1/2”
However the length doesn’t bother me or hinder anything despite being small and having smaller hands so that shouldn’t be a worry at all. They also have a lifetime replacement warranty! They come with a bag with a snap if you’d like to carry your straps that way but personally I just added them into my gym bag and didn’t want to worry about any additional extra-bags lol.
I really can’t say anymore great things about either of these brands. I’m happy with my purchases and they’ve dramatically improved my performance and my growth. Highly recommend! Must-have gym accessories for a low cost.