How do you measure for G-Form knee pads?

Measure the thigh circumference around 20 cm (8 inch) above the knee, while your leg is stretched.

Can you machine wash G-Form pads?

How do I wash my G-Form products? For best results and for long lasting pads we recommend SmartFlex™ pads are machine washed on gentle cycle, in cool water with a mild detergent, and then laid flat to air-dry. Putting them in a garment bag would be ideal.

How does G-Form work?

The core of the G-Form pads are the impact-absorbing RPT™ cells. Essentially, as you’re pedaling along these pads are soft and pliable, providing maximum mobility. But as soon as you come off the bike and hit the ground, they stiffen up, protecting your body from harm.

What size knee pads do I need?

Protective gear should fit right for it to work properly….KNEE PAD SIZING.

Size Knee Circumference (inches) Knee Circumference (centimeters)
XS 10 – 12″ 25.4 – 30.5cm
S 12 – 14″ 30.5 – 35.5cm
M 14 – 16″ 35.5 – 40.6cm
L 15 – 17″ 38.1 – 43.1cm

How often should you wash knee pads?

Wash your knee pads every 1-2 weeks. To keep them smelling fresh and free of harmful bacteria, try to wash your knee pads regularly. If you’re using them every day for vigorous activity, wash them more often, like every other day.

Are G-Form pads good for skateboarding?

G-Form knee pads feature innovative rate-dependent technology SmartFlex™ for maximum impact protection and virtually no bulk. These versatile knee pads are great for mountain biking, BMX, skateboarding, snowboarding and soccer.

Do G-Form pads work?

These pads are a decent value and should work well for a large number of riders given the blend of protection, weight, pedal friendliness, and comfort. Editor’s Note: This review was updated on December 2, 2021 to note that G-Form has replaced these knee pads with the new Pro-X3 version.

What are G-Form pads made of?

Made of soft, pliable foam that hardens on impact, G-Form pads provide the protection parents want with the comfort that kids need.

How do you measure a pad size?

You can measure the inside diameter of the pad cup. This is the part of the cup where the cardboard backing sits. Once you have this measurement, add 1.5mm’s. The result will be the pad size you need to order.

How do I stop my knee pads from smelling?

The key to removing the odor is to let your knee pads soak in white vinegar. Just 60 seconds, mixed with water, should do the trick. White vinegar is a natural cleaning agent, and it will work wonders for getting rid of that built-up bacteria and bad smell.

Can you put knee pads in washing machine?

These fabrics should be washed in cold or warm water, rather than hot. It is best to use a bleach-safe detergent and a normal, or gentle, wash cycle. Any laundry detergent can clean the pads, and should be used as directed. The knee pads should be hung or set out to dry naturally.