The Bunga Achilles' Heel Pad has an anatomically designed pad adhered to a thin elastic sleeve. Comfortably cushions and protects your Achilles' tendon and the back of your heel Perfect for Achilles' tendonitis, heel spurs, heel prominences, pump bumps, bursitis, and improperly fitted footwear. Held securely and comfortably in place by a thin, durable elastic sleeve. Washable and reusable. Size small/medium fits most up to size 8.
Most Helpful Customer Reviews
The Bunga heel/achilles protector footless sock is an overall good product. On bare feet, it feels a little thin and loose, but over a pair of tights or socks, it does not slip around. The gel pad is also thin, which can be good if your boots/shoes are tight. But if your shoes/boots are too large (and that is the reason that you are buying them), these will be too thin to help you much.
I got these because my skates are a little big in the heel area so my heels were sliding a little. These stopped the sliding and they feel very comfortable. They do stretch out a lot so they dont maintain their shape like the ankle sleeve bunga pads but since my skates are so snug they stay in place.
The small/medium size seems to work for any female skater with an adult boot size of 9 or below (unlike everything else in this sport, where full-grown adults typically wear the largest size by default!). I'm not sure about male boot sizes. I ordered two of these, because I wear them on both feet, and one was about an inch shorter than the other. The difference in fit feels a little funny, but they stretch out pretty quickly (that's how my old pair got retired) and I suspect I won't be able to tell the difference between the two in about a month.
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