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Sponsor Spotlight: Aspaeris Pivot Compression Shorts



For any of you runners out there, you understand what a good pair of compression shorts can do for you.  They are great for recovery, but, in my opinion, even better for those long runs.  And Aspaeris Pivot Shorts are the best I have tried.  Here is a brief description of the shorts from their website:

Aspaeris Pivot Shortshave a triple purpose:

They should add a 4th purpose: Give you a better backside profile! They really do!

Improved Performance

The patent pending Dual Sensory Compression BandsTM guide your muscles into proper alignment. This guidance reduces your muscle fatigue allowing your body to move in the most efficient possible way. You’ll feel lighter and stronger as you push your body to the limits.

Runners know that the less energy used worrying about form, the more energy available to run a faster race.

Faster Recovery

Running in Pivot Shorts sets you up for an easier recovery period through improved muscle alignment. However, if you only wear Pivot Shorts for recovery, the Dual Sensory Compression BandsTM serve a secondary purpose in holding muscles in place and improving the circulation to your tired quads, hamstrings, and glutes.

Injury Prevention

Your race goals may be to beat your personal best, but Pivot Shorts are made for more than just performance. Proper body alignment means you’re lessening your chance of injury.

When you’re on your 24th mile of a marathon, you are not thinking about running form anymore. Let Pivot Shorts do the thinking for you. The light guidance will help you maintain your form and stay strong til the end.

Pivot Shorts are not your everyday compression shorts; they are a triple threat. Let them give you the confidence you need on your run.

Black Aspaeris under my skirt
I bought my first pair of Aspaeris Compression Shorts for the Shamrock Marathon.  I have had issues with my IT band in the past and wanted to keep my IT band as happy as possible while training for the marathon and during it too.  Plus, it was while training for the marathon that I began to have hamstring and glute issues and I wanted to make sure that these muscles were as supported as they could be. And, I loved these every mile!  Not only did they help during training, but they were great during the marathon as well.

This was my second marathon and my first wearing Aspaeris Compression Shorts and I could tell the difference.  My muscles still felt good after the marathon and the recovery was so much easier!

I now own these compression shorts in all three colors and would recommend them to anyone!

And, lucky for you, Aspaeris is giving one of you a pair of these in your choice of size a color.  Get excited runners!!

Comments

  1. Thanks for your review! I am seriously considering a pair of these now!

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  2. Really good review. Do you know if Aspaeris is having a promo?

    I use to have one until I fell on my butt real hard and it ripped. I do agree on your 4th purpose. It really does give you a better backside profile. Especially when you're running on a treadmill at the gym. Wearing those compression shorts also motivates me to stay healthy.

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