Boxing training is a perfect way to exercise, maintain your boxing skills, improve your fitness level and at the same time socialize with other players as well. The main thing is that you must have the right kind of equipment for yourself. One of the most essential of them all are the boxing gloves ofcourse! When you will surf the markets, you will find that they are available in a variety of sizes, materials and colors.

For the purpose of training, a lot of experts recommend that you must go for leather gloves, even if they cost a little extra, they will last longer. It is better to invest once and get the best products for your needs rather than buying cheap stuff every single time. But let me tell you that here I am not at all talking about the fitness classes, as in this case, this may not be an issue, but for punching the heavy bag, focus pads and even sparring it is more important. Now let us come to the professional boxing. You must have noticed that in this case, gloves are tied on with laces, this provides a snug fit for the boxers.

When a players goes inside a gym for the motto of training, he mostly prefers Velcro wrist straps as they are immensely popular as you can easily put the gloves on and remove them yourself. But on the contrary in the case of laced boxing gloves, you don't have the ease of factor with you as you will need someone around to put them on and take them off.

Let us talk something about the size of the gloves. It is a must to purchase the gloves of your size otherwise you will never fell comfortable. Now when you will surf the markets, you will find that there are all kinds of gloves, starting from small, medium and large sizes and other mediocre ranges as well. The average man will need a large size and the average woman a medium. And you should never buy too heavy gloves for yourself. There is a standard that the heavier the glove, the more protection it offers. But that does not mean that you buy gloves that are impossible to even hold because of their weight! The weight of boxing gloves range from 10 - 20 ounces, children boxing gloves range from 4 - 8 ounces. So keep all these factors in mind while purchasing boxing gloves.