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Grip And Traction Improvement- Tips


In games such as football, basketball or volleyball, it is necessary for you to make quick moves. If you want to perform better, you need to change moves fast, and the only thing that can help you for getting quick movements without causing any damages is the grip that your shoe provides. If you have a shoe which is having a bad sole and less grip, the outcome of that game will be drastic and also there are chances of your team criticizing you for non- performance. So when you plan to buy a shoe, get it from a good manufacturer who can provide you the shoes with a good grip. Your shoes can lose the traction if you do not give proper care to them.

Before you throw the worn out shoes to the bin, have a look at them. It may be that they need just the cleaning. Dust and dirt are the main things that reduce the grip. It is your responsibility to keep your shoes clean. You cannot blame the ground or the staff there for not keeping the ground dirt-free. You can clean the shoes using a mild detergent, warm water, and a scissor or a toothbrush and a clean towel. You should make sure that you are not wearing these shoes outside other than for a match.

When you wear these shoes only to a match, it does not mean that they will not get dust and dirt. After each match, you should clean the shoes so that the dust and dirt can get removed. Cleaning the shoes on a regular basis is the only way to give the life back to them. A clean towel can help you in removing the dirt from the shoes. It is a truth that spraying your hairspray to the shoes can improve the grip. If you have given a try to all these tricks and still there is no success, then it is better to buy a new one.