Maarten Kamphuis, Youval Kuipers
To enjoy a full contact sport such as European Swordfighting, a practitioner should wear sufficient protection to prevent injury. This often comes at the cost of hindering performance. ProGauntlet offers a protective glove that combines ultimate protection with freedom of movement; the thrill, but without the danger.
Our first focus is on H.E.M.A. (Historical European Martial Arts), a market in which we are well established and where the need is high. But we see great potential for future markets, such as other sports, riot police and offshore. Imagine the possibilities once we are able to protect a finger against a steel sword…