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Attention Vegan MMA'ers

Postby Ken O'Shaughnessy » Sun Jan 30, 2011 7:21 pm

Looking to buy new kit, Boxing, MMA gloves and shin-pads.

Which brand do you use? :?:
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Re: Attention Vegan MMA'ers

Postby Heinrich » Sun Jan 30, 2011 9:18 pm

I use Twins Special Boxing gloves. They have a synthetic leather version. Looks real, feels different.
My MMA-gloves are from Combat Sports. Cant complain about em.
The shin-guards I use are form a local store here. Nothing fancy and after 3 years, the straps start to break. So Im gonna need new ones, too.
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Re: Attention Vegan MMA'ers

Postby VirtueVigilante » Fri Feb 18, 2011 7:40 pm

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Re: Attention Vegan MMA'ers

Postby KC Masterpiece » Sat Feb 19, 2011 5:38 pm

Just found this post on another forum. Some of the links may be dead as it's 2 years old.

[QUOTE=veganjiujitsu;27882796]I thought this might be helpful to some folks who avoid leather. this is just stuff I found in my searches based on description and appearance. so can't guarantee they are leather free--you should contact the supplier and/or check the item once you get it.

synthetic boxing gloves

Super Soft Training Glove from
Super Soft Training Gloves at
Fairtex - Fitness Gloves
High Performance Hook & Loop Training Gloves from
Warrior Pro Bag Gloves - Synthetic from Title Boxing
Everlast High Performance Durahide Super Bag Gloves from Title Boxing
Everlast Protex2 Vinyl Training Gloves from Title Boxing


Grappling Gloves for $24.95
MMA Gloves from
MMA Training Gloves from
MMA Hybrid Training Gloves from
Pro-Style MMA Gloves from
UFC Vinyl MMA Training Glove - Black/Red, Equipment , UFC Store
UFC Ultimate MMA Glove-Red/Black, Equipment , UFC Store
UFC Ultimate MMA Glove-Silver/Black, Equipment , UFC Store
Century® Training Glove
Century® MMA Glove


Titan Mexican Style Training Headgear from
Bomber Training Headgear from
High Performance Durahide™ Headgear from
Century Head Gear
Century IMF Head Gear


Top Contender MMA Grappling Shin/Instep Guards from
Breathable Slip-On Shin Instep Guards from
Slip-On Shin-Instep Guard from
Ergonomic Shin Guards from
Throwdown Traditional Shin Instep Guards from
Traditional Shin-Instep Guards from
Top Contender Traditional Shin Guards from
Windy Pro-Style Shin-Instep from
Top Contender Pro-Style Shin Guards from

training pads
Top Contender Thai Pads - Synthetic Leather from
Top Contender Conventional Punch Mitts from
Top Contender Heavy Hitter Body Protector from
MMA Focus Mitts from
adidas Angle Mitts from
Traditional Punch Mitts from
Trainer's Vest from

non leather rash guards / gi's[/QUOTE]
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Re: Attention Vegan MMA'ers

Postby No other way » Fri Feb 25, 2011 3:16 pm

I think pretty much everything I have is everlast. I've been using them for years and they haven't shown any sign of tearing or breaking.
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Re: Attention Vegan MMA'ers

Postby Heinrich » Sat Feb 26, 2011 4:43 pm

So far after 3 years of use, nothings broken.
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