Originally from Thailand, the thai pads are used in various martial arts that involve combinations of punches, kicks, knee strikes and elbow strikes such as in Thai Boxing, Kick Boxing, Muay Thai, Karate, Kyoko Shin Kai, Savate, Russian Sistem, Krav Maga etc.
It main padding is made out of several different foam layers that give the impression of the human target. The padding can come as light weight for maximum speed of mobility and heavyweight for maximum resistance of the blow.
The Thai Pads are equipped with a handle and two straps with comfort paddings that ensure there is no inconvenience. The straps are fixated with velcro tape so it can be easily corrected to the size of the wearers forearm.