The Full Thigh Helix (Long) compression sleeve supports injured hamstrings and quadriceps, helps to reduce fatigue by limiting muscle oscillation, and aids in injury prevention.
The Full Thigh Helix (Long) provides comfortable and uniform compression of your upper leg and is a must-have for any competitive athlete. If you desire complete coverage of the belly of your thigh muscles, then the Full Thigh Helix (Long) is the best choice.
This Helix is ideal for management of injuries to your hamstring, quadriceps, or groin, enabling you to play through minor pulls/strains/tears/spasms and whatever else you may call the pain you want to manage while you Move Through It.
It is also an excellent choice for prevention of injuries and re-injuries, warming your muscles to increase blood flow and limiting muscle oscillation to delay the onset of muscle fatigue, ensuring you can play at your best and leave it all out there.
Research has shown that warming scar tissue makes that tissue slightly more pliable (more stretchable). Wearing a Full Thigh Helix (Long) keeps your scar tissue from old injuries warm, helping to prevent re-injury and relieving strain to your muscle’s tendinous attachments.
The Full Thigh Helix (Long) is 8.5” long, 2” longer than the Thigh Helix, and is the preferred Helix for athletes 5’9” or taller. It is also sometimes the Helix of choice during the cooler months.
The Thigh Helix is preferred by the shorter athletes and for those who wish to have a smaller portion of their hamstrings and quads protected.
The Adjustable Groin Helix specifically supports the groin muscles, the tendons of the hip flexors, the external rotators of the hips, and the gluteus maximus.
Please measure your thigh at its largest circumference.
Which size should I order if I am in between sizes?
In general, leaner athletes prefer the smaller size. All others prefer the larger size.
Helping Injured Athletes Get Back Up.