Some of you might know, I am a Legend Compression Wear Ambassador. I was contacted last year by one of their team members after they saw my blog. Super flattered, of course I accepted it! Back in June, I was the first Legend Compression Ambassador of the month! Woot!
While compression socks are not a new thing, LEGEND is focusing on the right way to compress. Their hashtag, #rightnottight hones in on their graduated compression technology (instead of just being a super tight sock). They want all athletes, from the elite to the casual jogger, to perform at their best and extend the life of their legs and live their own Legendary life. #BeALegend
The recovery socks are 20-30 mg of compression and meant for post-exercise and travel. Key features:
Why I love the Recovery Socks:
1. They are super comfy!
After a race, I’ll a throw on my recovery socks, memory foam sandals and be good to go for walking around the expo, heading back home in the car, or sitting on a plane.
2. They are the perfect amount of compression.
They are not too-tight and I can wear them to bed, something I can’t do with regular compression socks.
3. They are not just tight on the calves but on my feet as well.
I’ll wear them even just after a long day of standing. I also get plantar fasciitis regularly and these socks are tight around the feet to help relieve some of those symptoms.
4. They really do work!
I bring these socks whenever I am doing a relay race, traveling, or when I know I have a bunch of days of hard running in a row, like a Cross Country Camp. I’ll wear these after each run or while sleeping and I really feel like my legs are a lot less sore. Without them, I would never be able to complete some of the hard running events I do.
1. Think outside the box. These socks aren’t just for after a race, you can wear them to keep your legs fresh while traveling, after working on your feet all day, or sitting at the desk.
2. Buy a pair of strap sandals. Or anything that you can put your whole foot in (i.e. not thong-flip flops). That way you can still wear the socks and not have to put on stuffy closed-toed shoes.
You can find the LEGEND Compression Wear Recovery Socks HERE.
Only $42.50, they are a worth it!
Click HERE to get $15 off your first LEGEND Compression Wear Order!
Don’t forget: #BeLegendary
Your turn: Do you have a favorite compression gear brand? Would you try LEGEND?
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Do you wear any compression socks while you run? What’s the benefit of wearing them during runs?
Opps! I just now saw this! I wear them usually just when I’m racing – the compression sleeve and socks, not the recovery socks. I feel like my muscles don’t get as sore after a race, help with performance/running faster, and don’t cramp.