Rocktape has been chosen by SPORTSTECHLAB.com because of its quality of
manufacture, ease of use and overall customer service,in terms of
product help. Rocktape is also one of the few tapes which can be used
both to apply compression to promote recovery, or decompression to
relieve pain and swelling. Kinesiology tape is used by many professional
sportsmen around the world and Rocktape is the chosen kinesiology tape
in America. In cycling, in particular, Rocktape are the official
supplier to Garmin-Cervélo pro team, Rabobank and many more on the tour.
Their recent power taping manual and customer service also won the
award for the best kinesiology taping instruction manual of 2010.
Overall, SPORTSTECHLAB are proud to be one of the first to supply Rocktape in the UK.
So, what is kinesiology tape?
Kinesiology tape is used to treat common sports injuries like shin
splints, plantars and runner's knee by aiming to increase blood flow
around the area. When applied properly, ROCKTAPE lifts the skin away
from the muscle, promoting blood flow. Faster blood flow means more
oxygen and more lymph drainage, which helps remove Lactic Acid. ROCKTAPE
also claims to increase endurance by promoting blood flow during an
athletic event. It can be worn up to 5 days, is 100% organic cotton and
can be worn while swimming or in the shower.Each 5m length x 5cm width
roll retails for £9.99 and will last for about 10-20 applications, or
about one to two months, depending on frequency and length of
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