Warning, Cautions, and Maintenance Procedures


Before beginning any new exercise/conditioning program you should consult your physician, physical therapist, athletic trainer or strength and conditioning coach. If you have musculoskeletal problems it is extremely important to check with an orthopaedist to make sure the program will not aggravate those problems. All products sold or promoted by Oates Specialties LLC should only be used with instruction from a physician, physical therapist, athletic trainer or coach. Minors should only use products sold or promoted by Oates Specialties LLC under the direct supervision of a qualified adult.

No information found on the www.OatesSpecialties.com website should be construed or followed as an exercise or conditioning program or as instruction for use for any item promoted or sold by Oates Specialties LLC. This website and its contents are provided for general reference only and are not, and should not be relied on as, a substitute for the advice of a coach, fitness professional, physical therapist, or physician.

Products manufactured and sold by Oates Specialties LLC are not toys and should only be used under the direction, and in the presence, of a knowledgeable adult. There is a potential for serious injury if safety standards are not adhered to and instructions are not followed.

The exercise area must be safe and free of hazards. Oates Specialties LLC products should not be used in an area that does not provide ample space between the user and any obstacle or bystander. Improper use may result in severe injury to the user or bystanders.

The user should be aware of manufacturer's instructions, warnings, and maintenance procedures for each accessory before use. Any questions should be directed to the manufacturer before use. Before using, users shall determine the suitability of the product for their intended use, and users assume all risk and liability whatsoever in connection therewith.

Use of any information provided in this website or equipment sold by this website is solely at your own risk. By using this website, you hereby agree to indemnify, save and hold harmless Oates Specialties LLC and its agents from any loss, liability, damage, injury or expense that may be incurred by Oates Specialties LLC or any other person or entity due to your use of any information contained in this website or equipment obtained from this website or otherwise arising from your actions, whether or not caused by the action, inaction or negligence of Oates Specialties LLC.

Thera-Band® Exercise Tubing can cause serious injury when not used properly. Use Thera-Band Exercise Tubing only upon the recommendation and under the direction of a trained professional. Do not use the exercise tubing in any manner that may cause it to snap towards the head and cause injury to the eyes. Thera-Band® Exercise Tubing is not a toy. Adult supervision is required at all times when children are exercising with Thera-Band® Exercise Tubing.


Conditioning Accessories from Oates Specialties LLC should not be subjected to extreme temperatures, prolonged sunlight, inclement weather, or surfaces with sharp or pointed objects.

Thera-Band® Exercise Tubing contains natural rubber latex which may cause allergic reaction.

Assure all Select Conditioning Tubing Accessories Manufactured by Oates Specialties LLC are attached properly to an appropriate anchor before use.

Resistance Tubing Accessory straps and handles are made of man made materials: hand wash; drip dry; do not bleach.


Always examine Thera-Band® Exercise Tubing before use for nicks, small tears or punctures that may cause the tubing to break. If you find any flaws upon examination, discard the product and replace with new lengths of Thera-Band® Exercise Tubing before doing any exercises.

Store your Thera-Band® Exercise Tubing at room temperature in a box or hang it in a dark area. Do not store Thera-Band® Exercise Tubing in direct sunlight.

Protect your Thera-Band® Exercise Tubing by keeping it away from sharp objects. Remove rings before using. Beware of sharp fingernails. For exercise tubing which is used in chlorinated water, special care is needed to maintain the tubing. After use in chlorinated water, rinse the exercise tubing thoroughly in tap water to remove any traces of chlorine. Allow the exercise tubing to air dry completely

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