A footwear made of leather with a firm and non-slip sole, which is made especially for handball players. The handball shoes are used in indoor handball and produced by almost all renowned sportswear manufacturers.
Classification of the category handball shoes
Handball shoes are shoes that are worn in the practice of handball sports and include sportswear. Today they mostly consist of synthetic fiber and only rarely of leather.
Like all sports shoes they are more stressed than normal everyday shoes. That is why it is especially important that the materials are well processed. A handball shoe should
- completely enclose the foot,
to give it good grip and stability. Many models have today
- an increased gum under the ankle,
which protects the joints and makes it difficult to fold over. This is important because the handball game often very fast movements and quick changes of direction are performed, in which the joints are heavily used. Also should
- the sole be non-slip,
because there may be moisture on the hall floor, for example due to sweat. A slip-up at the wrong moment can cause lengthy injuries. In addition, must
- the sole is padded from the inside,
to dampen the force that acts on the foot. It is also important
- a reasonable closure system,
that does not leave too much room in the shoe for the foot and thus prevents injury. You can choose between lace-up shoes and shoes with velcro. If the shoe is breathable, the sweat may evaporate to the outside. The skin is spared and the shoe stays odorless longer.